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Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age Definitive Edition

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Jarrod Garripoli

You will find the differences between the original Dragon Qquest XI and Dragon Quest XI S on this page, of which there are a few. The following is a quick list of the changes/additions to the Definitive Edition, with a more detailed section after it, for those that need a bit more information.

  • Can switch between Japanese and English voice acting.
  • There is now an orchestral soundtrack.
  • Shortcut menu has been added.
  • Ability to use the Fun-Size Forge anywhere, via the Shortcuts menu. You can also purchase materials via the forge menu, but not all materials can be purchased.
  • Can adjust the battle speed.
  • Nose for Treasure added whenever Erik is in party.
  • Photo Mode added.
  • Other party members appear while exploring (some areas will only have the Hero showing).
  • New Draconian Quest options added.
  • Can play in 2D Mode.
  • New character-specific interludes available between Acts 1 and 2.
  • Tickington quests added.
  • Outfits now have their own slot, instead of being attached to actual armor. Also, there are new outfits in the game.
  • You will get a Horse Hailer item that allows you to summon your horse anywhere, minus places like dungeons and cities.
  • New mountable monsters can be found throughout the game.
  • Crossbow Targets were removed with the Definitive Edition.
  • New trophy list separate from vanilla. Some trophies were added, while others were removed.


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Guide Information

  • Publisher
    Square Enix
  • Platforms
    3DS, PC, PS4, Switch
  • Genre
  • Guide Release
    4 September 2018
  • Last Updated
    28 September 2021
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  • Guide Author
    Ben Chard

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An epic battle between Light and Darkness is about to begin as the Luminary awakens on his 16th birthday. Join a diverse cast of characters as you traverse the world of Erdrea on a quest to discover why you’ve been branded the Darkspawn and the many mysteries of the Luminary.

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