You should really join us on the Dragon Quest 7 3DS board.
That said, indeed, very cool. I'm also loving the height differential. Didn't really come off that accurately in the original. Now it looks pretty cool, and it makes hobo-link seem even more of a badass.
Campaign for PT in US: http://oprainfall.blogspot.com/ ==> Two down, one to go. PSO2 = Sexy Awesome Beast of a Game!
There is quite a bit of kanji in this screen, but it looks like they have the furigana in normal text at least.
I can read both alphabets just fine, but I have a terrible time even recognizing basic words so unfortunately import is not at option for me. :< Not to mention it'd be costly (japanese 3DS and games because of region lock... ouch). I think a localization is pretty likely, though.