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Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 review
24 June 2012
Excerpt: If there was ever a monster outside of Pikachu that you just wanted to take home as your new pet, it'd be Dragon Quest’s lovable slime. How could you ever want to hurt that precious smiley face on that little blue drip?
Pros: Scouting tons of monsters, Getting your party just right, A wealth of online options
Cons: Too much grinding, Losing monster pals in fusion, The cliché characters and story
Excerpt: The Dragon Quest Monsters series is a long running spin-off that has been around since the original Game Boy. Being that this is the second Monsters title on the Nintendo DS, I found myself going into Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 expecting merely a slightly updated version of the original with...
Excerpt: Having played quite a few Dragon Quest games over my gaming career, along with reviewing a couple over the past few years, I have come to appreciate the story, the art, and the loveable, although often hated, monsters that you battle throughout the games.
Summary: In Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2, players take on the role of a Monster Scout who has crash-landed on a mysterious island. To rescue missing passengers and members of the airship crew, one must assemble a strong team of monsters and fend off enemies in strategic turn-based battles.
Excerpt: On the surface, Dragon Quest Monsters: Joker 2 seems like little more than an accessory to the modern Dragon Quest RPG. Think the typical magic and monster adventure, only with no quaint towns to visit and no fallen warriors to avenge.