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Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride

The Ranking

84.79% Overall Rank: 2206
DS Rank: 42
2009 Games Rank: 2196
2009 DS Rank: 42
Score based on 38 reviews

Description

This grand adventure, unfolding over three generations, is now available to play in the palm of your hand! Take your place among a family of heroes, sharing in all the triumphs and tragedies of their storied lives! Enjoy three generations' worth of adventure in one standalone package! There will be a fee to download the game but download it once, and there's nothing else to buy, and nothing else to download! *In-game text is available in English only. Prologue Our hero begins the story as a small boy, travelling the world with his father, Pankraz. Over the course of his many adventures, this lovable lad learns and grows. And when he finally becomes a man, he resolves to continue his father's unfinished questto find the Legendary Hero... This thrilling tale on a stunning scale can now be enjoyed on pocket-sized devices! Game Features * Make Friends with Mighty Monsters! The fearsome monsters you face in battle can now become your friends, giving you access to unique spells and abilitiesand a whole host of strategic possibilities! * Converse Freely with your Fellow Party Members! The party chat function allows you to converse freely with the cast of colourful characters who will accompany you on your adventure. So don't hesitate to turn to them for advice and idle chit-chat whenever the urge assails you! * 360-Degree Views Rotate your viewpoint in towns and villages through a full 360 degrees to make sure you don't miss a thing! * AI Battles Tired of giving orders? Your faithful companions can be instructed to fight automatically! Use the various tactics at your disposal to see off even the toughest enemies with ease! * The Casino With slot machines, poker, the monster arena and the exciting slime races of the slurpodrome, the casino is sure to provide you with a little light relief when the pressures of adventuring prove too great. Better still, you can exchange the tokens you earn for all kinds of exciting items, making taking a break well worth your while! * Treasures 'n' Trapdoors Take dice in hand and roll your way around specially designed game boards, enjoying a whole range of exciting events as you go! Some of the things you'll see won't be available anywhere else, and if you manage to make it to the end, you can win some really great rewards! * Bruise the Ooze is Back! Bruise the Ooze, the slime-smashing minigame introduced in the Nintendo DS version, is back with a bang! Tap the slimes within the time limit to earn points in this super-simple yet fiendishly addictive goo-splatting extravaganza! * Simple, Intuitive Controls The game's controls are designed to work perfectly with the vertical layout of any modern mobile device, and the position of the movement button can be changed to facilitate both one- and two-handed play. * Experience the legendary RPG loved by millions in Japan and worldwide! Created by a legendary trio with the master creator Yuji Horii, the revolutionary synthesizer score and orchestration by Koichi Sugiyama, and art by master manga artist Akira Toriyama (Dragon Ball).
Release Date: February 16, 2009

Latest Reviews

SiteDateTypeRating
GamesRadar+ 02/13/09 Review 4.5 out of 5
PALGN 04/22/10 Review 8.5 out of 10
gamrReview 02/01/09 Review 8.4 out of 10
RealGamer 03/01/09 Review 7.2 out of 10
Worthplaying 04/12/09 Review 9 out of 10
Game Revolution 04/02/09 Review A-
Gaming Age 03/25/09 Review A
Gaming Nexus 03/24/09 Review A-
GamingTrend 03/24/09 Review 89 out of 100
GameFocus 03/16/09 Review 9.1 out of 10