Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King
North American versionThe North American version of the game has been improved. It contains new voice acting, new animations, enhanced music and sound effects, additional spells and attacks, and a new menu interface. It is also the first game in the Dragon Quest series to bear the Dragon Quest name (rather than Dragon Warrior) in North America. The North American version also became famous for shipping with a playable demo disc of Final Fantasy XII.
Title translationThe translation of the Japanese title in English is "Sky, Sea, Land and a Cursed Princess".
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