Dragon Quest Tact heading west for mobile devices
Square Enix has announced that Dragon Quest Tact will release in the west on Google Play and the iOS App Store. The game previously released in Japan on July 16. Pre-registration is now open in preparation for early access.
Dragon Quest Tact is a free-to-play tactical RPG, with various monsters available through the in-game 'gacha' system. The player then leads monsters across grid-based maps to take on foes in a simple but strategic combat system.
A trailer, description, and screenshot set from Square Enix can be found below. We've also included an earlier Japanese trailer that shows some of the gameplay you can expect to see.
Befriend, train, and lead a team of monsters to victory! Recruit a colorful cast of creatures from the legendary DRAGON QUEST series and experience monstrously strategic combat!
BUILD THE ULTIMATE MONSTER TEAM!
Assemble a roster of monsters both cuddly and terrifying! Train, equip, and customize them to make them your very own!
OUTWIT YOUR ENEMIES IN BATTLE!
Orchestrate your monsters’ movements in a pocket-sized tactical experience! Pick-up-and-play controls and deep tactical elements give experts and newcomers something to enjoy. Study the battlefield and outwit your foes on-the-go!
EVERY MONSTER HAS A PLACE
Monsters of all rarity levels and strengths have a role to play! Resourceful players will be rewarded on the Battle Road, where monsters of all power levels will be required. An ever-growing list of freely obtainable monsters means that you can grow your roster without spending at all!
A RICH AND VIBRANT ADVENTURE AWAITS
Long ago, when an evil force brought the world of Orchesterra to the brink of destruction, a legendary hero led a loyal band of monsters in defiance. Thanks to their courage and wit, the dark lord was sealed away, bringing peace to the world. Ages have passed, and once again the threat of evil looms over Orchesterra – will you rise to the task?
Directed by Yuji Horii, featuring the inspirational music composed by Koichi Sugiyama, and monster design by the visionary creator of the DRAGON BALL series, Akira Toriyama, DRAGON QUEST TACT will immerse you in a marvelous world of fantasy, magic, and memorable monsters!