Gallery: Dragon Quest Metallic Slime PS4 console coming to Japan

A special metallic PlayStation 4 will release in Japan to coincide with the launch of Dragon Quest Warriors.

The console will be metallic silver in colour and feature an image of the Metallic Slime from Dragon Quest on both the console itself and the controller.

It will also come with a Metallic Slime figurine that can be plugged into the PS4's USB slot to attach it to the console.

Announced on Monday, Dragon Quest Heroes is a spin-off collaboration between Square Enix and Koei Tecmo, with development studio Omega Force (best known for the Dynasty Warriors games) at the helm.

Little more has been revealed about the game other than a trailer shown during at a press conference by Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia.

Dragon Quest Heroes and the limited edition PS4 will launch in Japan in Spring 2015. No western release has been confirmed.