A Dragon Quest II retrospective double

Dragon Quest II: Luminaries of the Legendary Line (or Dragon Warrior II in the US) was released in Japan in 1987 and 1990 in the US. Chunsoft and Enix were the developer-publisher duo once again and set Dragon Quest II one hundred years after Dragon Quest I, centering the story on the prince of Midenhall as he tried to defeat Hargon the evil wizard who destroys Moonbrooke Castle.

DQII built on the first game in a lot of ways but how good was it and what was it’s impact? The next couple of videos will shed some light on that.

Dragon Quest II: Leaps & Bounds

The first thing that drew me to this video was the thumbnail. Is he praying? Is he turned on? While you ponder that, get ready for a cozy review and retrospective of Dragon Quest II from HPRshredder.

Dragon Quest 2 is More Important Than You Think

Another retrospective, this time from Good Vibes Gaming, as Derrick explored II and how it expanded the reach of the franchise that the first game established, as well as maintaining interest despite a higher difficulty curve.

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