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If in doubt, talk about Dragon Quest for the Wii U

There are some who are of the opinion that Sony’s biggest mistake was not having a Dragon Quest, Final Fantasy or Monster Hunter game ready for Vita’s Japanese launch. And that’s not a mistake that Nintendo intends to make. Andriasang reports that Square Enix will take to the Tokyo Game …

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Nintendo dates summer line-up

Nintendo has dated a raft of 3DS, Wii and DS titles, including Ocarina of Time 3DS, Steel Diver, Dead or Alive: Dimensions and a sequel to Wii Play. The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time 3DS will be released in the UK on June 17th – two days before its …

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RETAIL BIZ: Out This Week

CLICK HERE FOR MCV’S COMPREHENSIVE AND FULLY UPDATED RELEASE SCHEDULE. The soft trickle of new release continues this week with the debut of a long-awaited DS exclusive. Square Enix’s Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Sky is the ninth mainstay entry in the long-running RPG series and the first …

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Square Enix sales rise 33%, profits fall 55.7%

Square Enix has seen its sales rise 33.2 per cent for the six months ending September 30th. The company’s sales have reached 90.6 billion Yen ($998 million), however, profits have fallen 55.7 per cent to 2.68 billion Yen ($29.5 million). Sales were driven by Dragon Quest IX, which has sold …

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Dragon Quest X announced for Wii

Square Enix has announced the next entry in its long-running RPG series, Dragon Quest, will be released on Wii, and could be exclusive to the platform. The revelation was made at the publisher’s recent press conference where the series creator Yuji Horii confirmed Dragon Quest X will appear on Nintendo’s …

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Square Enix enjoys H1 profits jump

Square Enix has reported a 13.9 per cent percent rise in profit for the first half of its fiscal year ending March 31st, 2009. Net income jumped to six billion Japanese Yen ($61.8 million) on slightly decreased revenue, compared to 5.2 billion ($53.2 million) during the same period in 2007. …

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E3 08: Square Enix lists its show titles

Square Enix has outlined its range of titles for the E3 expo in Los Angeles, which is lead by high-profile Xbox 360 exclusive Infinite Undiscovery and next-gen RPG The Last Remnant. The first title, which is due out in September, is important milestone for both the publisher and Japanese Xbox …

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New Dragon Quest dated

Square Enix’s Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen will hit Europe and other PAL territories in September – with a firm release date for the US of September 16th. The publisher has also announced the other two games in the ‘Zenithia Trilogy’ – Dragon Quest V: Hand of the …

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Dragon Quest dev working on football RPG

Level 5, the developer behind Japan’s favourite RPG series, Dragon Quest, and recent PS2 RPG Rogue Galaxy, has announced that it is working on a football-based RPG for DS called Inazume Eleven. IGN reports that the game follows the tales of a school football team as it battles its way …

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