Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age, the latest entry into the long-running JRPG franchise is set for release later this year and for those looking to get their hands on bonus content, the full pre-order details have been announced. Square Enix detailed the pre-order bonuses in a press release. They include cosmetic items both in-game and in real life.

Pre-order incentives at GameStop in the United States (affiliate link), or EB Games in Canada, include eight exclusive collectible two-inch buttons featuring the main cast and the mysterious spirits of lost time, as well as an exclusive in-game DLC pack which contains:

  • The “Elevating Vest” – A snazzy waistcoat that awards the wearer with extra experience every time they win a battle; and
  • Three “Seeds of Skill” – A nifty nut that confers an extra skill point upon anyone who eats it (consumed upon use).

Players that pre-order the game from Amazon (affiliate link) will receive an exclusive in-game DLC pack including:

  • “Arriviste’s Vest” – A glitzy gold waistcoat that awards the wearer with extra money every time a battle is won; and
  • Three “Seeds of Skill” – A nifty nut that confers an extra skill point upon anyone who eats it (consumed upon use).

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age is set to release September 4, 2018, on PlayStation 4 and Steam. The game was released in Japan in July 2017 and came to both the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS. The game is set in the fantasy world of Lotozetasia. The player takes the role of a young man with a strange birthmark on his left hand who, after turning 16, must climb a great mountain called God’s Rock. There is a Nintendo Switch version in the works, though an exact release date has yet to be announced.

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Jake Green

Staff Writer

A Nintendo evangelist and X-Files superfan, Jake can be found peddling his gaming opinions online. He has a soft spot for VR and values story-telling in gaming above all else.