Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age[Edit][Talk]
Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age(JPJapanese: ドラゴンクエストXI 過ぎ去りし時を求めて
Romaji: Doragon Kuesuto Irebun: Sugisarishi Toki o Motomete
Meaning: Dragon Quest XI: In Search of Lost Time) is a role-playing game that has been released exclusively in Japan for Nintendo 3DS, and was re-released for the Nintendo Switch as Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive Edition. It was originally set to be released in 2016 to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Dragon Quest series, but was pushed a year later and was only released in Japan. The game was developed and published by Square Enix with the release outside Japan handled by Nintendo.
The Switch version is capable of toggling between the 16-bit visuals resembling the classic Dragon Quest titles and the HD graphics of a modern RPG. Another feature is the ability to switch between American and Japanese voice acting. The game also comes with special costumes for all the characters and special new character specific questlines for the party members.
Dragon Quest XI S: Echoes of an Elusive Age - Definitive Edition is a "Must Play" game according to Metacritic with a metascore of 91/100 based on 48 critic reviews.