It is celebrated in the hours past the tenth anniversary of Dragon Quest 9 through a livestream official from Square Enix with the participation of various developers, who have also discussed the possibility of a remake of the game for Nintendo Switch.
Dragon Quest 9: Sentinels of the Starry Skies is a chapter that is particularly appreciated in the series, released exclusively on the Nintendo DS, therefore makeover on the new Nintendo console. In the course of the streaming event, the director Yuji Horii has talked about the desire to get out of the house the players with Dragon Quest, and remembering the features in the style of StreetPass, which had the ninth chapter for the Nintendo DS. Horii has also spoken of the possibility of a remake of Dragon Quest IX , and how this might work well on the Nintendo Switch or mobile platforms, but also as a survey has shown, how 80-90% of the users would like to see on the console of the hybrid to the Nintendo.
The question of the remake has been touched several times by the producer Miyake and Akihiro Hino of Level-5, always in a rather vague but letting it be understood how there is more than a simple idea on the fact of bringing Dragon Quest IX: Sentinels of the Starry Skies on a platform that is modern , and among these the Nintendo Switch seemed to be definitely the suspected main for this project.