Hiring 2 writer/editors.

I am currently hiring 2 editors for this site. I need a lot of writing done to get the content finished. If you think you qualify, please send an email to webmaster [at] dragonquest8.org with a writing sample attached.

More Dragon Quest Games Confirmed By Kouichi Sugiyama

The composer of Dragon Quest series, Kouichi Sugiyama has hinted that more Dragon Quest games are Square-Enix's to be created/released list, other than Dragon Quest: Yangus, that is.

Dragon Quest VIII passes 4 million sales in Japan.

Square-Enix revealed that Dragon Quest VIII has sold approximately 4.3 million copies in Japan surpassing Dragon Quest VII's 4.1 million record.

4 New Artwork Added!

Took me a while to clean but here they are. Check them out in Artwork link on the left menu. Enjoy!

Sorry, but I will not send the images without the watermark to anyone so please do not contact me about it.

2 Updated Maps and 8 New Maps Online!

The 2 new updated maps are Maella area and Alexandria area and we have maps up to Mole Hole. Enjoy smile

Thanks again to Ark The Lad for capturing them!
I will be updating the site more often frmo now on. The reason I was unable to is because my vision went down significantly and I was unable to read the computer text unless I was an inch away from it. But it's all good now and am very motivated to update this site!

DQ8 Coming to Europe!

That's right, Europeans will also get to enjoy this masterpiece soon. No confirmed release date however.

Check out the maps section, I've added 4 new maps captured by Ark The Lad.

I'll be updating the site a lot more now that I'm done with finals and got about a month off from school.

Here are 2 scans.

Scan 1
Scan 2

Looks like the setting will be when Yangus was a kid (he's skinny!) and Red will be in it too. It also says it's in JUMP Festa 2006's line up.

Thanks to Himuro for finding the scans.

Benefits of Smoking cessation

At times one may wonder how a smoker can fully recover from their smoking habits. This is because a diehard smoker tends to spend most of their time smoking and therefore they are at risk of getting the heart and blood-related diseases. As much as this is true, early smoking cessation will prevent one from experiencing these diseases. It is also known that stress can cause one to become a smoker and therefore the anger and stress management lesson should be taken to prevent one from becoming a slave of nicotine or tobacco. Brand_name has more information on the smoking cessation. You can find more details on stop smoking aids on the site www.filtrim.com/.

Advantages of Smoking Cessation

Let’s discuss some of the benefits of smoking cessation:

Increased appetite: As you have seen, most smokers tend to be emaciated. This is because the continuous intake of nicotine or tobacco reduces the appetite and also the absorption of nutrients into the body. When one chooses to quit smoking then a difference will be seen. The appetite will increase and the person will grow healthier as their body will be able to receive the basic nutrients for cell development and protection from infections.

Healthier body: Once one starts eating, the body will now be able to get the right nutrients which enable the body to look healthier. Eating of healthy foods prevents one from getting the heart-related diseases which are fatal.

Fresh air: As most of you might have experienced, the smokers cause a lot of inconvenience to the non-smokers. When the smoker considers smoking cessation then they allow free flow of fresh air.

Impotence: Quitting smoking helps in reducing the chance of becoming impotent at an early age. It also reduces the chances of having premature births, miscarriages, and low weight babies.

The benefits derived from smoking cessation are worth looking out for. The smokers need to be taught the importance of smoking cessation so they can live a healthy life.


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