Dragon Quest Heroes PS4 gets a release date, new title, collector’s edition

DQH PS4 Slime CEDragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below (yes, that’s the official title) for the PS4 finally has an official October 13th release date for North America along with news of a Day One and Collector’s Edition SKU.

Square Enix is definitely giving the “full-scale action RPG” a lot of marketing push with both a Day One Edition, which will be packaged with some bonus DLC, and a Slime Collector’s Edition, that will include exclusive DLC in addition to some neat physical items, such as a treasure chest-style box, a Slime Plushie, a Slime Key Chain and a Slime Lanyard.

Those willing to plunk down $99.99 for the CE can only do so at the official Square Enix online store, right here.

Take a look at the latest trailer below.

Begin a New Quest Trailer:

Square Enix, Inc. revealed today that the Day One Edition and the Slime Collector’s Edition of DRAGON QUEST HEROES: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below will be available this October.

The Slime Collector’s Edition will include a premium treasure chest-style box and exclusive downloadable content to help players navigate the DRAGON QUEST franchise’s first full-scale action RPG, as well as exclusive Slime-themed physical items. Details of the full offerings, include:

Slime Collector’s Edition

  • Slime Plushie, Slime Key Chain and Slime Lanyard.
  • Helpful Slime-themed downloadable content for characters to equip including a Slime Sword, Gooey Gloves, Goomerang, Goopid’s Bow, Squishing Rod, Gungenir, Slime-on-a-Stick, Gooreat Sword and Splat O’Nine Tails
  • Bonus quest items, including the Gold-digger’s Map and Happy Map

Day One Edition

  • Helpful Slime-themed downloadable content for characters to equip including: Slime Sword, Gooey Gloves, Goomerang, Squishing Rod and Gungenir

When a dark shockwave sweeps through the city of Arba, the monsters that once lived alongside the people in peace are driven into a frenzied rage. As either the hero, Luceus, or the heroine, Aurora, the player joins forces with a cast of iconic cast from previous DRAGON QUEST titles, such as Alena, Bianca and Yangus, to bring the rampaging hordes of monsters to their senses and to restore order to the kingdom.

The Slime Collector’s Edition are available now for pre-order exclusively through the Square Enix Online Store (https://store.na.square-enix.com/product/285007/dragon-quest-heroes-the-world-tree-s-woe-and-the-blight-below-slime-collectors-edition-ps4).

DRAGON QUEST HEROES: The World Tree’s Woe and the Blight Below will be playable at the SQUARE ENIX booth #2001 at this year’s Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3). The game will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system on October 13, 2015 in North America for $59.99. The Slime Collector’s Edition is available for $99.99 and the Day One Edition is available for $59.99.