Andrew Barker
Dragon Quest VIII Now Available On iOS And Android
I think it's pretty amazing we can play PS2 games on a phone.
05.29.14 - 5:15 AM

In a sneaky surprise, Dragon Quest VIII popped up on the App Store and Google Play Store today for $19.99 USD. There weren't any announcements or press releases leading up to the event, but I think I speak for all RPGFans when I say we're glad it made it outside of Japan.

This port of the PlayStation 2 version plays in portrait mode with modified controls, but is otherwise the same Dragon Quest VIII you know and love. Well, with reportedly longer load times.

If you'd like to see it in action, you can take a look at this older Japanese gameplay video: