Dragon Quest XI S screenshots show new ride-able monsters, photo mode, 2D mode, more

Square Enix has released new screenshots forĀ Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition, showcasing some of the new features found in the game.

Many of these new additions have been revealed or detailed before, such as during TreeHouse Live during E3 2019. Find a bulleted summary of the additions below and screenshots in the gallery.


-More monsters are rideable, including a Golem, Slime Knight, Great Sabrecat, and Iron Maiden.

-You can run over some monsters with your horse for EXP.

-You can dash on foot.

-There are now three different battle speeds to choose from: Normal, Fast, or Ultra-fast.


-A new photo mode has been added.

-You can set special character costume appearance separate from their equipped armor.

-You can experience past DQ worlds in special themed dungeons in 2D mode.

-A 'Spell of Restoration' function lets you change where you are at in the storyline while maintaining your current levels. You can even go back to the very beginning of the game.

Dragon Quest XI S is set to release for Nintendo Switch on September 27 worldwide. You can find the E3 trailer and screenshots here.

Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition Screenshots