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DRAGON QUEST V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride
8.8 out of 10

DRAGON QUEST V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride

Never before released in North America, this entry in the Zenith Read more

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Overall 9
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Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride (DS) Review

411mania.com
3 November 2009
  • Summary: If you have played through the original before, I wouldn't recommend buying it unless you are a huge Dragon Quest fan, or if you want to see the changes. If you haven't, and you're a fan of RPGs, I would give this game a very high recommendation.
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Overall 9
9.4
Graphics 9
9.2
Sound 10
9.6
Control 9
9.0
Addiction 10
9.6

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride Review

Cheat Code Central
31 July 2009
Overall 9
9.0

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride review (DS)

HonestGamers
10 May 2009
  • Excerpt: Give or take a year, the time was 1994 and the place was backwoods Oregon. I was in high school--just barely--and I was looking forward to Dragon Quest V like you wouldn't believe.
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Overall 9
8.6
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9.0
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Sound 9
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Storyline 8
8.2
Control 9
8.5

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RPGFan
28 April 2009
  • Excerpt: The original, indomitable Japanese RPG series, Dragon Quest, had a rough start in North America. Between a renaming (Dragon Warrior) due to trademark issues and a competitive market where Final Fantasy seemed to dominate, it's no wonder that Americans originally missed out on Dragon Quest V and VI...
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Overall 9
9.1

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GamingNexus
24 March 2009
  • Summary: Hot on the heels of Final Fantasy III and Star Ocean: First Contact, Square Enix is bringing eager adventurers another handheld remake of a long-lost classic role-playing game. Like so many of Square Enix's 8- and 16-bit games, this 17 year old adventure game never made it to these shores.
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Overall 9
9.4
Gameplay 9
9.0
Funfactor 10
10

Dragon Quest V:Hand of the Heavenly Bride

Digital Chumps
27 February 2009
  • Conclusion: Dragon Quest V proves again in my eyes why Dragon Quest is such a loved series in Japan. Taking its tried and true gameplay, it continues to add elements to further the game's incredible design.
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Overall 9
9.4
Gameplay 9
9.0
Funfactor 10
10

Dragon Quest V:Hand of the Heavenly Bride

Digital Chumps
27 February 2009
  • Conclusion: Dragon Quest V proves again in my eyes why Dragon Quest is such a loved series in Japan. Taking its tried and true gameplay, it continues to add elements to further the game's incredible design.
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Overall 9
9.0

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride

GamesRadar
13 February 2009
  • Pros: The enormous journey from boy to man, The entertaining bonus content, Building a party all your own
  • Cons: The borderline-insulting stereotypical accents, Parting with characters you just learned to love, DQV's Ned Flanders equivalent, Dr. Agon
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Overall 9
9.1

Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride

GameFocus
15 March 2009
Overall 9
8.9

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3djuegos.com
15 May 2009