Dragon Quest II

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Game Info
Square Enix
Square Enix
Release Date
January 26, 1987 (Calendar)
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Dragon Quest II is the sequal to one of Japan's most famous early JRPG titles. Set 100 years after the events of the first game in the series you play as the descendants of the original game's hero, and must once again journey the land to save it from a dark future.

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The second installment of the classic RPG comes to Nintendo Switch with updated controls. Join the descendants of the legendary hero Erdrick as they embark on an epic adventure to defeat the diabolical High Priest Hargon!


A century has passed since the events of the first DRAGON QUEST, during which time the descendants of the hero of Alefgard have forged three new nations. But the peace they have known is no more. Demon hosts summoned forth from the darkness by High Priest Hargon have brought the land to the brink of ruin once again. Now, the young prince of Midenhall must set out to find the other two descendants of Erdrick so that together they might defeat the nefarious Hargon and restore peace to their world.

Game Features
- Wander the wilds, brave monster-infested dungeons, or take to the seas in search of new lands with your ship.
- Discover a wider array of powerful abilities and valuable treasures along the way!
- Experience the classic Party system: control multiple heroes and battle group of enemies and get more strategic.