Dragon Quest Builders gleaned a lot from Minecraft, but the sequel Dragon Quest Builders 2 takes the offshoot series to a whole new level. Do the new additions and improvements make this a worthy successor?
Dragon Quest Builders 2
Dragon Quest’s building-focused spin-off gets a sequel.
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RPGamers can now start building up resistance to the Children of Hargon. Dragon Quest Builders 2 is out now in North America and Europe.
The journey to mine and craft throughout the world of Dragon Quest Builders 2 can be a lonely one. Luckily, up to four players can team up and become building buddies to help alleviate the void of solitude.
Dragon Quest Builders 2 is getting a demo version at the end of this month. Square Enix also provided some details on the DLC packs coming after the game’s full launch next month.
Square Enix was showing off a number of upcoming titles at this year’s PAX. Mike Apps got a chance to spend some time with Dragon Quest Builders 2 on PlayStation 4, as well as the upcoming Nintendo Switch versions of Final Fantasy X|X-2 and Final Fantasy XII.
A couple of western Dragon Quest releases have been confirmed. Both Dragon Quest XI’s Switch version and Dragon Quest Builders 2 are coming to North America and Europe later this year.
The Japanese website for Dragon Quest Builders 2 highlights a new post-game island available for players. Square Enix explains the new features found when accessing this new island.
A new island is announced for Dragon Quest Builders 2, this one containing an endless war. At least its possible to get a castle out of the deal.
New sharing features are being added to Dragon Quest Builders 2. Snap photos, share pictures with the world, and create blueprints from other players with the added Bulletin Board.
Square Enix has updated the official Japanese website with more information on Dragon Quest Builders 2. Material Island and more Evolved Building features have been revealed.
Up until now Dragon Quest Builders 2 had no plans for a western release. Nintendo has now licensed the game for a release in North America and Europe.
Details on the multiplayer of Dragon Quest Builders 2 have been released. Players will be able to build together, ride together, and customize their characters.
Dragon Quest Builders 2’s Occulm Island holds many secrets. One is the presence of Builder Puzzles, special construction challenges for players to solve. Another is the ability to construct an actual bar in order to slake your workforce’s thirst.
Explore a new location in Dragon Quest Builders 2. Join the protagonist as he searches for adventure and all kinds of rare metals on Occulm Island.
The official Dragon Quest Builders 2 Japanese website has been updated. New screenshots and information showcase two new islands and features around farming and building.