An official press release has confirmed that the Japanese version of Dragon Ques IX has been delayed until July 11, 2009. http://release.square-enix.com/news/j/2009/02/i7sdhgt9s.html Using a basic google translation, here is what it said: Square Enix Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, President: Yoichi Wada), 2009 Saturday, March 28 was the latest Dragon Quest series will be released in the "Dragon Quest IX Hoshizora no defense "(Platform: Nintendo DS) now that we have to change following the release. "Dragon Quest IX Hoshizora no defense of the people" [Change] Release date: 2009 Saturday, March 28 [Modified] Release date: 2009 Saturday, July 11 Film, "Dragon Quest" has been developed as a work committed to providing a new world of adventure, this time, we found that there is no significant level of software development. Release date for the launch was announced by now, we have tried to verify the repair of defects, and products for you to play with confidence you will need sufficient time to verify repair especially to the conclusion that, a release date in 2009 up to July 11 you have to change. Hello to everyone involved and those who are waiting for us, and that OKAKEITASU to so much trouble, and we understand our customer?RITAKU, I deeply apologize. Probably to code in some elaborate anti-piracy code.