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Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 3: Mystery Dungeon
ドラゴンクエストキャラクターズ トルネコの大冒険3 不思議のダンジョン
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Information
Developer(s) Chunsoft
Matrix Software
Publisher(s) Enix
Platform(s) PlayStation 2
Genre(s) Role-playing video game, Roguelike
Mode(s) Single player
Version 1.0
Credits
Artist Akira Toriyama
Composer Koichi Sugiyama
Release date(s)
Flag of Japan.png October 31, 2002
Rating(s)
CERO A
Additional info
Media / distribution CD-ROM1

Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 3: Mystery Dungeon (Japanese: ドラゴンクエストキャラクターズ トルネコの大冒険3 不思議のダンジョン) is a game developed by Chunsoft and Matrix Software and published by Enix on PlayStation 2 in 2001. It is part of the third and last set of the Torneko's Great Adventure series in the Dragon Quest Mystery Dungeon games.

Plot[edit | edit source]

The plot for Torneko no Daibōken 3 happens seven years after the events of Torneko's Great Adventure: Mystery Dungeon and six and a half year after Torneko: The Last Hope. In the game, Torneko and his wife Nene and son Poporo journey to a distant island for a vacation for celebrating Poporo's twelfth anniversary. During that time, an unexpected trouble occurred and the Torneko family arrived at a strange island. While there, mysterious forces attack and Torneko must journey into dungeons to fight them off.[1][2]

Reception[edit | edit source]

The PlayStation 2 version of the game has sold over 513,000 copies as of November 2008.[3] The PlayStation 2 version was given a high 35 out of 40 by Famitsu magazine.[4][5] The Game Boy Advance version was given a lower 32 out of 40.[6]

Categories[edit | edit source]

All content about Torneko's Great Adventure 3 is organized into these categories. Click on a section name to learn more, and to drill down further to more specific and detailed pages.

Categories about Torneko's Great Adventure 3: Mystery Dungeon
Gameplay Elements Information on aspects of the game that make it unique from other games in the series and other roguelikes.
Buried items • Defeat • Monster Houses • States • Traps & Floor Tiles • Torneko (player character) • Tipper (player character) • Base • Leveling • Power • Stairs
Guides Topics of interest to help players master this challenging game.
Introduction to Basic Gameplay: (Dragon Quest)
Items Information on all items.
Weapons • Shields • Rings • Herbs • Food • Projectiles • Staves • Scrolls • Misc. Items
Locations Information on towns and dungeons.
Towns
Dungeons
Monsters Information on all monsters but not NPCs.
NPCs Information on the NPCs that can be found in towns and dungeons.
Quests All the various story related, post game and side quests you can do.
Post-Story Quest
General Categorization
Other Content gathered or related to the games that does not otherwise fit into the important categories.
Version Differences Everything about the differences between the original PS2 release and the GBA port.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

For this subject's image gallery, see Gallery:Torneko's Great Adventure 3: Mystery Dungeon.

In other language[edit | edit source]

Language Name
Japanese Flag of Japan.png ドラゴンクエストキャラクターズ トルネコの大冒険3 不思議のダンジョン, Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 3: Mystery Dungeon
Korean Flag of South Korea.png 톨네코의 대모험3 이상한던전 (Unofficial)
Simplified Chinese Flag of China.png 特鲁尼克大冒险3 不思议的迷宫 (Unofficial)

See Also[edit | edit source]

Dragon Quest Mystery Dungeon series
Mainline Titles Torneko's Great Adventure: Mystery Dungeon (SFC) • World of Dragon Warrior: Torneko: The Last Hope (PS1) • Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 3: Mystery Dungeon (PS2) • Dragon Quest: Young Yangus and the Mysterious Dungeon (PS2)
Ports Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 2 Advance: Mystery Dungeon (GBA) • Dragon Quest Characters: Torneko's Great Adventure 3 Advance: Mystery Dungeon (GBA)
Mobile Dragon Quest Mystery Dungeon Mobile  • Dragon Quest More Mystery Dungeon Mobile

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Smith, David (2002-06-28). Torneko's Great Adventure 3. IGN. Retrieved on 2011-08-18.
  2. トルネコの大冒険3 不思議のダンジョン (ja). Spike Chunsoft. Retrieved on January 15, 2021.
  3. Sony PS2 Japanese Ranking. Japan-GameCharts.com. Archived from the original on 2008-12-16. Retrieved on 2008-12-13.
  4. プレイステーション2 – ドラゴンクエスト・キャラクターズ トルネコの大冒険3 ~不思議のダンジョン~. Weekly Famitsu. No.915 Pt.2. Pg.81. 30 June 2006.
  5. Derrick (October 24, 2002). News – New Famitsu Scores. GamesAreFun.com. Retrieved on 2008-12-13.
  6. IGN: Gaming Life in Japan. IGN.com. Archived from the original on 2005-01-03. Retrieved on 2008-12-16.