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Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chosen

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Dragon Quest IV: Chapters of the Chose is a remake of the NES game and the Playstation version and tells the same story with an added chapter.

The gameplay is the standard RPG: exploring lands and dungeons with a party, encountering enemies and battling them with weapons and magic to gain experience points to level up their character. The game is divided in six chapters, the first four tells of the hero (or heroine) and lets the player partake in quest with a party of characters while the fifth one has the player take control of the hero/heroine. The sixth chapter is a new feature and was not in the original game that has the player take control of the hero and his friends on a quest for revenge.

The player utilizes the stylus pen to pick commands in the battle interface menu and uses the D-pad to move around on the map. In addition to the classic features, new ones were added as well such as a Casino minigame and the ability to set up their characters strategies in the final chapter (which are non-playable). The map has also been tweaked a bit and players can save their game in the House of Healing instead of visiting the king.


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Alternate Titles

  • "Dragon Quest: The Chapters of the Chosen" -- UK title
  • "Dragon Quest: Le cronache dei prescelti" -- Italian title
  • "Dragon Quest IV: L'Epopée des Elus" -- French title
  • "Dragon Quest: Die Chronik der Erkorenen" -- German title
  • "Dragon Quest: Capítulos de los Elegidos" -- Spanish title

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The Press Says

RPGFan Nintendo DS Oct 07, 2008 88 out of 100 88
Worth Playing Nintendo DS Oct 31, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
Daily Game Nintendo DS Sep 22, 2008 8.5 out of 10 85
IGN Nintendo DS Sep 17, 2008 8 out of 10 80
GamePro (US) Nintendo DS Sep 15, 2008 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Random Access Nintendo DS Sep 29, 2011 8 out of 10 80
RPGamer Nintendo DS Jan 11, 2009 4 out of 5 80 Nintendo DS Sep 24, 2008 75 out of 100 75
Computer Bild Spiele Nintendo DS Sep 03, 2008 2.48 out of 6 70
Game Informer Magazine Nintendo DS Oct, 2008 7 out of 10 70


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Changes from Playstation version 1 CrankyStorming (2755)
Apr 20, 2014


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