How to play Dragon Quest VIII Japanese version on Nintendo 3DS outside Japan?As what we've discussed above, Dragon Quest VIII's Nintendo 3DS version is available in Japan since 2015. So local Japanese gamers can play Dragon Quest VIII's Nintendo 3DS version easily without any geo-restrictions. In order to play Dragon Quest VIII's Nintendo 3DS version outside Japan, you'd better use a Japan VPN service to be virtually in Japan and thus to circumvent Dragon Quest VIII's Nintendo 3DS version's geographic restriction or IP blocking.
It is not easy to get a VPN connection on Nintendo 3DS, for there is no internal VPN setting function in Nintendo 3DS. However, a common solution is to get a VPN on your mobile phone and share the hotpot via your mobile phone to your Nintendo 3DS device. You may try it. Here are some VPN tutorials which will help you get a VPN connection on some devices providing hotpot to Nintendo 3DS.
As we all know, gamers in Europe and North America will be able to play Dragon Quest VIII western Nintendo 3DS version one day earlier (on January 20, 2017)than gamers in Australia (on January 21, 2017). So you can use a Europe or North America VPN to get Dragon Quest VIII western Nintendo 3DS version's early access.
How to unblock Dragon Quest VIII western version earlier on Nintendo 3DS?
As far as I know, FlyVPN has installed many VPN servers in Europe and North America, you can click the link to check its VPN server list.