NEW YORK – The first people to buy “Dragon Quest® IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies” at a special July 11 launch event at the Nintendo World store in New York’s Rockefeller Plaza will have the chance to meet series creator Yuji Horii.
Horii will sign autographs for the first 30 fans in line to purchase the game, and all visitors will have a chance to get the game a day before it is officially released. All visitors also can have souvenir pictures snapped in a unique Dragon Quest photo booth, snack on treats from a Dragon Quest ice cream truck (while supplies last), and receive special Dragon Quest-themed prizes (while supplies last).
The latest installment in the popular Dragon Quest video game series, “Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies” has already attracted players of all ages and backgrounds in Japan, with 4.2 million copies sold.
The game, for the Nintendo DS™ system, allows players to customize their own adventures by choosing their characters’ appearance, abilities, weapons and other items. Up to four players can connect via a local wireless connection to explore mysterious dungeons, tangle with fearsome creatures and complete challenges together.
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