A classic of video game music is returning to its roots later this month: TV Asahi will be airing a Dragon Quest concert performed by the Tokyo Kosei Wind Orchestra! Find out more about the orchestra, the concert, and the original game music after the jump!
Gamers around the world are familiar with Akira Toriyama's distinctive style when it comes to Dragon Quest -- but how do his designs measure up against the creator's original concept? Take a look at some screen shots that show the origins of some familiar monsters versus their completed designs. What do you think? Let us know after the jump!
Akira Toriyama, author of such smash-hit manga as Dr. Slump and Dragon Ball Z, recently wrote in the Dragon Quest 30th ~ And Now Towards a New Legend ~ TV special with a message for fans that shares anecdotes about his experience working on the long-running JRPG series. Hit the jump to learn more.
Yuji Horii and his crew at Square Enix are hard at work on Dragon Quest XI, and a recent program on NHK General TV offered some insight into the RPG's development. Watch the footage after the jump for an early peek at camping, dragon riding, and more.