Square Enix has updated the official Dragon Quest XI website with new story details for the game and released several screenshots from both the PS4 and 3DS versions of the game.
The protagonist, who grew up in the calm village of Ishi, turned 16 years old and took part in a coming-of-age ceremony as a village custom. As the reincarnation of the "Hero" that once saved the world, he understands that he is burdened with a great mission. To learn about the Hero and the Hero's mission, he sets off on a journey from his hometown.
Based on his mother's words that all will be revealed should he go to Delcadar, the protagonist in due course heads for the king. The protagonist informs the king of Delcadar that he is the "hero", and the king began to tell him what the "hero" means.
What the king of Delcadar said was unbelievable. He said that the Hero is a demon child. In response to the king's words, the soldiers surround the protagonist with their swords pointed at him. What is the meaning of all of this? The story of the legendary "Hero" starts off with a bang. What will be the fate of the protagonist?
Dragon Quest XI releases this year on PS4, Switch and 3DS.