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Dragon Warrior VII (PlayStation)

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Description

In "Dragon Warrior VII", you are a 16 year old son of a fisherman living on a small island called Estard. There is nothing else on the planet beside this island and the vast ocean surrounding it. One day, you and two friends make a discovery and realize the the world was once much more than Estard Island. So what caused it to disappear? In order to find that out, you travel to the past, where you hope to solve the mystery and to restore the present world the way it was before.

"Dragon Warrior VII" shares with its predecessor the job system: you can assign character classes ("jobs") to your party members, and learn many different abilities, depending on the job you have chosen. The game maintains the traditional style of the series, including strictly medieval setting and first-person turn-based combat.

Screenshots

Dragon Warrior VII PlayStation You can zoom out to have a better view of towns. Nice red roofs, don't you think?..
Dragon Warrior VII PlayStation One of the few places where 3D is actually used to convey the feeling of an extra dimension. This is the entrance to a volcano dungeon
Dragon Warrior VII PlayStation One of the several locations that looks like Orthodox churches - this here is actually the famous palace of the Medal King, present in several other Dragon Quest games
Dragon Warrior VII PlayStation Poison fields encounter with some angry-looking birdies... or whatever they are

Alternate Titles

  • "ドラゴンクエストVII:エデンの戦士たち" -- Japanese spelling
  • "勇者斗恶龙VII" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "Dragon Warrior 7: Warriors of Eden " -- Common name
  • "Dragon Quest VII: Eden no Senshitachi" -- Japanese title
  • "DQ7" -- Common Japanese abbreviation

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User Reviews

Massive and fun RPG game disliked for its archaic graphics Carlos Hernandez (9) 4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars4.4 Stars

The Press Says

Game Critics Apr 24, 2002 9 out of 10 90
IGN Nov 27, 2001 8.7 out of 10 87
RPGFan Aug 25, 2000 86 out of 100 86
GameZone Nov 26, 2001 8 out of 10 80
GameSpot Nov 20, 2001 7.7 out of 10 77
Quebec Gamers May 13, 2003 7.5 out of 10 75
Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2001 7 out of 10 70
GamePro (US) Nov 01, 2001 2.5 out of 5 50
Legendra Jul 05, 2005 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50
Random Access Jul 05, 2013 3.5 out of 10 35

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Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2001 – Best PSOne Game of the Year

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Rogee (506) added Dragon Warrior VII (PlayStation) on Jan 16, 2002