Dragon Quest V: Hand of the Heavenly Bride

Game review by Erin Bell, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 10+

Popular 1992 Japanese RPG gets remake for DS.

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 1 review

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age 10+

dragon warrior one of the best series

i have this and will play it but i know i'm in for adventure did this series always have drunk people? i know i was too young to play it when i did if it had that in it!(dragon warrior 1)

Game Details

  • Platform: Nintendo DS
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Square Enix
  • Release date: February 17, 2009
  • Genre: Role-Playing
  • ESRB rating: E10+ for Alcohol Reference, Mild Fantasy Violence, Mild Language, Mild Suggestive Themes, Simulated Gambling
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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