Revisiting Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King

Dragon Quest VIII has been one of my favorite games since I first discovered it on the shelf of a massive electronics store during the holiday season of 2005.  I had never even heard of Dragon Quest, but the box art depicted something like a medieval Dragon Ball.

Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King

There’s a good chance that by now you’ve already heard of Dragon Quest VIII: Journey of the Cursed King, which was brought to us by Level-5 and Square Enix back in November 2005. In fact, there’s a good chance that you’ve played it. And if, by chance, you haven’t experienced it yet… it’s certainly not too late.