7th Dragon 2020 is the first spin-off game to the NDS game 7th Dragon. In 2012, 7th Dragon 2020-II was released as 2020's direct sequel. In 2016, 7th Dragon III Code:VFD was released as the fourth and final story of the 7th Dragon saga.
In the year 2020 AD, Dragons from space have invaded the planet Earth and spread a harmful flower called Flowaro which poisons humans and mutated other animals into hostile creatures. In Japan, an organization created to hunt the dragons, Murakumo, has dispatched a dragon hunting team named Unit 13 to fight off enemies.The story starts with the player as Unit 13.
The music composer is Yuzo Koshiro who made the music in the NDS 7th Dragon and the new character designer is Shirow Miwa, an illustrator and member of the band "supercell". The DIVA Mode music was made together with sasakure.UK, who also composed the opening movie, "SeventH-HeaveN".
When it released in Japan, 7th Dragon 2020 sold 122,500 copies on its first week.
- The VOCALOID Miku Hatsune appears as a guest NPC in 7th Dragon 2020. If the player saves her from a dragon in her respective quest, DIVA mode will be unlocked in the Options Menu for alternate Vocaloid remixed background music.
- A new bonus feature allows short Dates with other select characters, including your own party members.
- Natsume Hikasa
- Kirino Ayafumi
- Aoi Unose
- Miku Hatsune
- Unit 13