Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies Player Count and Stats (2023)

Last Updated on: August 14th, 2023

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies Stats

Dragon Quest IX Sentinels of the Starry Skies player count Stats and FactsHere are a few of the most interesting Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies facts and stats I was able to dig up. As always, be sure to check back in the future as I will be updating this post as new and updated stats become available.

Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies player count:

5.3 million game units sold worldwide

Last updated 3/17/11

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Game Description

“Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies” is a role-playing game developed by Level-5 and published by Square Enix for the Nintendo DS handheld console. Released in 2009, the game is the ninth main installment in the “Dragon Quest” series and features a mix of traditional RPG elements and new gameplay mechanics.

Key features and elements of “Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies” include:

  1. Character Customization: The game introduces a new feature that allows players to create and customize their own main character, including their appearance, gender, and class.

  2. Party of Characters: Players can recruit additional characters into their party, each with their own unique abilities, classes, and storylines.

  3. Turn-Based Battles: Combat is turn-based and features a classic menu-driven system, allowing players to choose attacks, spells, and items during battles.

  4. Vocation System: Characters can change vocations (classes) throughout the game, allowing them to learn different abilities and access various roles in battles.

  5. Multiplayer Mode: “Dragon Quest IX” features a multiplayer mode where players can team up with friends locally or online to complete quests and explore dungeons together.

  6. Storyline: The game follows the story of the Guardian Angel tasked with protecting a town and its people from a mysterious curse, leading to a grand adventure to save the world.

  7. Questing System: The game features an extensive quest system with a wide variety of side quests, offering additional challenges and opportunities for exploration.

  8. Alchemy: Players can gather materials and recipes to create items through the alchemy system, which can enhance their characters’ abilities and equipment.

  9. Art Style: The game utilizes a charming, cartoony art style that is characteristic of the “Dragon Quest” series.

  10. Traditional RPG Elements: “Dragon Quest IX” retains the series’ signature elements, including a medieval fantasy setting, iconic monsters, and a world to explore.

“Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies” was well-received by both fans and critics for its engaging gameplay, deep customization options, and expansive quest system. Its inclusion of multiplayer features marked a departure from the series’ single-player roots and provided a unique social experience for players to enjoy together.

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