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Metascore
79

Generally favorable reviews - based on 56 Critics

User Score
7.9

Generally favorable reviews- based on 169 Ratings

Summary: Famed game producer Hironobu Sakaguchi of Mistwalker and developer Artoon present Blue Dragon. Featuring the character design of Akira Toriyama of Dragon Ball Z and music by Nobuo Uematsu of Final Fantasy, Blue Dragon is an epic role-playing game that centers on a young boy named Shu and several of his friends. These unlikely heroes possess the power to control phantom shadows that mirror the actions of their masters, giving Shu and his comrades miraculous strength and magical powers. The warriors can create and develop their combat styles by utilizing different types of Shadow Change, including Sword, Assassin, and Power Magic. Shu and his friends must use the shadows as weapons and wield their skills to save their world from impending doom. Encountering various people on a planet where numerous ancient ruins remain, the characters and their shadows travel through a world full of mysteries and illusions, where the slightest touch can cause reactions of unparalleled magnitude. Innovative RPG gameplay features: As their quest progresses, warriors can create original attack methods by utilizing several types of Shadow Change, including Sword, Assassin, and Power Magic. You can choose to focus the hero on certain areas of expertise. Shadows level up and gain new abilities associated with the job they are currently doing. Once gained, abilities are not lost and remain available to use when needed. Massive scope and engrossing environments: Shu and his companions battle their way through an immense world filled with vividly illustrated remnants of ancient civilizations long forgotten. [Microsoft]
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Rating: T
Official Site: http://www.xbox.com/en-us/games/b/bluedragonxbox360/
Developer: Mistwalker, Artoon
Genre(s): Role-Playing, Console-style RPG, Console-style RPG, Japanese-Style
Number of Players:1 Player
ESRB Descriptors:Alcohol Reference Crude Humor Fantasy Violence Mild Language Mild Suggestive Themes
Sound:Dolby Digital 5.1
Resolution:1080i 1080p 720p
Customization:Downloadable Content
Cast Credit
Hironobu Sakaguchi Game Design
Nobuo Uematsu Music Composer
Masaaki Tsukada Lago Village Chief (Japanese Voice)
Kenichi Ogata Fushira (Japanese Voice)
Cindy Robinson Zola (English Voice)
Will Matthews Deathroy (English Voice)
Richard Herd Nene (English Voice)
Mona Marshall Shu (English Voice)
Tara Strong Kluke (English Voice)
Nika Futterman Marumaro (English Voice)
Steve Staley Jiro (English Voice)
Yuji Ueda Deathroy (Japanese Voice)
Houko Kuwashima Zola (Japanese Voice)
Ayako Kawasumi Kluke (Japanese Voice)
Etsuko Kozakura Marumaro (Japanese Voice)
Kouki Miyata Jiro (Japanese Voice)
Marina Inoue Shu (Japanese Voice)
Akira Toriyama Character Design
Norio Wakamoto Nene (Japanese Voice)
Tessho Genda Szabo (Japanese Voice)
Daisuke Namikawa King Jibral (Japanese Voice)
Fred Tatasciore Szabo (English Voice)
Ayako Kawasumi Vocals
Ayako Kawasumi Vocals
Norio Wakamoto Nene (Japanese Voice)
Sam Riegel Turbulent Mai (English Voice)
Sam Riegel Turbulent Mai (English Voice)
Richard Epcar Heatwave Sai (English Voice)
Nika Futterman Marumaro (English Voice)
Phil Proctor Fushira (English Voice)
Tara Strong Kluke (English Voice)
Michael McConnohie Yasato (English Voice)
Michael McConnohie Yasato (English Voice)
Houko Kuwashima Zola (Japanese Voice)
Lex Lang Nene (English Voice)
Steve Staley Jiro (English Voice)
Steve Staley Raging Kesu (English Voice)
Kim Strauss Silent Ku (English Voice)
Yuji Ueda Deathroy (Japanese Voice)
Akira Toriyama Character Design
Mona Marshall Shu (English Voice)
Naomi Kusumi Jiro's Father (Japanese Voice)
Marina Inoue Shu (Japanese Voice)
Etsuko Kozakura Marumaro (Japanese Voice)
Etsuko Kozakura Vocals (Bad But Bat)
Tessho Genda Szabo (Japanese Voice)
Richard Herd Nene (English Voice)
Eisuke Asakura Turbulent Mai (Japanese Voice)
Kouki Miyata Jiro (Japanese Voice)
Jun Osuka Raging Kesu (Japanese Voice)
Ellyn Stern Jiro's Mother (English Voice)
Hiroko Nishi Jiro's Mother (Japanese Voice)
Joey DAuria Lago Village Chief (English Voice)
Hideo Kazama Silent Ku (Japanese Voice)
Hiromu Kondo Heatwave Sai (Japanese Voice)
Ian Gillan Vocals (Boss Theme)
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