Square Enix Archive

Wii U version of Dragon Quest X is “beautiful”, beta to begin around Valentine’s Day

Speaking at Jump Festa, Yosuke Saito – the producer of Dragon Quest X Online - revealed that public beta testing for the game (on the Wii, of course) would probably begin sometime around Valentine’s Day. The Wii U version of the game is a faithful port of the original Wii project, going as far as allowing [...]

Square Enix confident in the Wii U, but not “certain”

Square Enix’s Yoshinori Kitase, who previously mentioned the possibility of bringing Final Fantasy to the Wii U, has commented on the Wii U, praising its tech specs and HD visuals. However, while he hopes that his company’s multiplatform titles will see releases on it, he isn’t entirely sure it’s going to happen. With the Wii U, [...]

New Dragon Quest X Online trailer to be shown at TGS

According to the official Dragon Quest X Online website, we can expect Square Enix to release a new trailer for the game at TGS following the one shown at this week’s conference. Seeing as it’s one of Square Enix’s biggest releases in the near future, I think it’s fair to expect we may hear a [...]

[Video] Dragon Quest X Online Trailer [Updated]

UPDATE: The original trailer was removed from Youtube. Luckily, I saved a copy of it, which I’ve uploaded after the break. The reveal trailer for Dragon Quest X Online has made it onto Youtube, and it’s looking absolutely fantastic.

Dragon Quest X is coming to the Wii U, save data will be transferable

Square Enix just held a press conference dedicated to Dragon Quest, and it was announced there that Dragon Quest X, which we only knew was coming to the Wii, would also make an appearance on the Wii U, confirming previous speculation we had heard about such a port. The games will be functionally identical, but [...]

Square Enix: Wii U’s launch line-up needs to be strong

Since the Wii U’s reveal at E3 there has been both optimism and cynicism about whether Nintendo’s next console will be successful. According to Julien Merceron, Square Enix’s worlwide technology director the Wii U’s launch line-up and price will be crucial to the system’s success or failure. “I’d say, don’t write off the console,” Merceron told [...]

Square Enix will consider Final Fantasy HD Collection if they see enough demand

Yoshinori Kitase, producer of the Final Fantasy series, has said in an interview that Square Enix ” would seriously consider” putting together an HD compendium of Final Fantasy games. We haven’t made up our mind about that yet, but if there was a strong voice coming through from the users asking for such porting, then [...]

Square Enix are looking into the Wii U

A numbered Final Fantasy title hasn’t been on a Nintendo console since Final Fantasy VI. These days they grace Sony and Microsoft platforms, but it could be that Final Fantasy is finally coming home. According to Now Gamer, Square Enix producer Yoshinori Kitase admits that they have been looking into the Wii U as a [...]

Square Enix to open new ‘next-gen’ studio for Wii 2, Xbox 720, and PlayStation 4

Square’s opening a new studio dedicated to the next generation of home consoles. Have they already seen the Wii 2? It’s certainly not impossible that they have.