2 weeks ago

Review: Final Fantasy VII: Rebirth

So here we are, back to dealing with the Planet all over again. Final Fantasy VII: Rebirth is a game that has a complicated history to deal with and a complicated set of fan desires to assuage. It’s not a stretch to say that the first game in the remake series was well-received, but it’s
2 weeks ago

The Complicated History of Final Fantasy VII

So later this month, we’re getting the second part of the Final Fantasy VII remake trilogy. And boy howdy, is that going to be complicated for a whole lot of people, because I feel like Final Fantasy VII Remake was already complicated and divisive for a certain portion of the audience. Which is interesting to
9 months ago

New Trailer for Final Fantasy VII: Ever Crisis at Summer Games Fest

Summer Game Fest 2023 delivers yet again with a brand-new trailer for latest installation in the legendary Final Fantasy VII RPG series, Final Fantasy VII: Ever Crisis. The new trailer from Square Enix shows a glimpse of a young Sephiroth, as well as impressive footage from both scenario and combat scenes. Ever Crisis will include
11 months ago

Hands-On: Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster Series [Switch]

Today, Square Enix released Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster Series for both the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4. We had a chance to check out these latest versions of the well-reviewed Pixel Remasters prior to their release in order to get a look at the new features that were added. Up Up, Down Down, Open Menu,
24 Aug 2021

Final Fantasy IV Pixel Remaster Arrives Next Month

This morning, Square Enix announced that the next title in their line of Final Fantasy Pixel Remasters, Final Fantasy IV, will be releasing next month on September 8 for Steam and Mobile. As was the case for the other remaster titles, Final Fantasy IV will also play host to brand new pixel graphics that were
13 Jun 2021

Square Enix Announces Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin

Today, during Square Enix’s E3 live stream, the company revealed Stranger of Paradise Final Fantasy Origin, a game being made in collaboration with Team Ninja and Koei Tecmo Games. The game will feature Jack and his companions Ash and Jed, who are Warriors of Light, as they work to open the gates of the Chaos
11 Jun 2021

Review: Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade and INTERmission DLC

When we reviewed Final Fantasy VII Remake last year, we loved it. Square Enix took a game that everyone loved and remembered and gave us something new, while also taking the risk of shaking things up a little bit in the process. This week, the PlayStation 5 version of the game, Final Fantasy VII Remake
16 Sep 2020

Final Fantasy XVI Announced with Naoki Yoshida and Hiroshi Takai at the Helm

Today, after much anticipation, Square Enix revealed Final Fantasy XVI to the world. The game, from Square Enix’s Creative Business Unit III, will be Produced by Naoki Yoshida, and Directed by Hiroshi Takai who have most recently worked together on Final Fantasy XIV, with Takai’s credits running as far back as Final Fantasy V. Fans
26 Aug 2020

Review: Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition

Memories can be an odd thing. We remember the games we grew up with, how they made us feel, and then years later, we can revisit them and find that sometimes, our memories have been altered by the flow of time. I can remember sitting in a small bedroom, my friends and I huddled together
13 Feb 2020

New Final Fantasy VII Remake Images Released

Last week, Square Enix dropped a new trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake featuring the new song ‘Hollow’ by Final Fantasy series composer Nobuo Uematsu. Today we have a batch of new screenshots and renders for the game. Also tucked into this release is the first look at how quests will work in the game,
14 Jan 2020

Square Enix Delays Final Fantasy VII Remake and Marvel’s Avengers

Today is a day of announcements that are sure to leave many excited gamers a little bummed out. Square Enix has announced that both the Final Fantasy VII Remake and Marvel’s Avengers have been delayed. In the case of Final Fantasy VII Remake, the delay isn’t too bad— about a month. The game is now
24 Sep 2019

Gabranth Joins Dissidia Final Fantasy NT

During a developer livestream of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT, the next character joining the ever-growing roster of the famous arcade game was announced to be none other than Final Fantasy XII’s Judge Magister Gabranth. Along with various gameplay adjustments and updates, the new character is slated as a DLC add-on release on October 10th. You
11 Sep 2019

Final Fantasy VII Remake Tokyo Game Show 2019 Trailer

This morning, Square Enix unveiled a brand new trailer giving fans around the world a closer look at Final Fantasy VII Remake. The new trailer gives us our first look at the Turks, Don Corneo, a squatting mini-game, Cloud being the recipient of a toad spell, and President Shinra. We also get a look at
9 Sep 2019

Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition Arrives January 23 Next Year

Before Tokyo Game Show kicks off later this week, Square Enix has announced the release date for Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition with a new trailer. The game will release on January 23 next year for PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and iOS and Android. New to the remastered version, the updates to the game
3 Sep 2019

Final Fantasy VIII’s Yoshinori Kitase Discusses the Famous Waltz Scene

One of my favorite scenes from Final Fantasy VIII is the waltz scene. It’s the first time that Squall meets Rinoa- admitting that he can’t dance. Rinoa of course, quickly pulls Squall outside of his comfort zone as the scene progresses, showing him stumble and falter across the dance floor. By the end, the scene
2 Sep 2019

Hands-on with Final Fantasy VIII Remastered

Final Fantasy VIII Remastered launches tomorrow on September 3rd for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC (Steam), finally joining Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy IX on modern platforms. While my interest has been fixated on the MMOs in more recent years, my love for the series originally blossomed with the first release
12 Jun 2019

E3 2019 Hands-on: Final Fantasy VII Remake

This year, our first appointment of E3 was for what is undoubtedly, one of the most popular games at the show: Final Fantasy VII Remake. We entered a small theater where Jessie took control of a Shinra broadcast in order to explain how the Final Fantasy VII Remake plays.
10 Jun 2019

Final Fantasy VII Remake Releases March 3, 2020

Tonight during the Final Fantasy VII A Symphonic Reunion concert at the Dolby Theater in Los Angeles, Yoshinori Kitase and Tetsuya Nomura appeared on the stage after the finale to show attendees a short clip from Final Fantasy VII Remake which showcased scenes from the opening bombing mission. At the end of the trailer, a
9 May 2019

Final Fantasy VII Remake Gets A New Trailer

Today during PlayStation’s State of Play presentation, we got a brand new trailer for the highly anticipated Final Fantasy VII Remake from Square Enix. In a Tweet sent after the broadcast, Tetsuya Nomora stated: Most of the plans are already in place in the run up to launch, so please bear with us a little