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2 days ago

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Will Release on Two Discs in Early 2024

After a week of teasers on Twitter regarding the follow-up to Final Fantasy VII Remake, Final Fantasy VII Rebirth Square Enix has released a full trailer featuring gameplay, cutscenes and even a release window. In a surprise reveal, it was also announced that Rebirth will launch on two discs. Having fled Midgar at the end
2 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,
26 Nov 2021

Review: Final Fantasy V Pixel Remaster

Media preservation is a funny thing. Films, television and music have obviously been around a lot longer than video games have. Because of that, there’s a bit more reverence and concern for preserving the good and bad of everything for future generations to experience. Shift that focus to video games and that gets a little
4 Aug 2021

Review: Final Fantasy Pixel Remasters (Final Fantasy I-III)

So, the first of the Final Fantasy Pixel Remasters are out. And it is impossible to review the whole product just yet, because the whole product isn’t available right now. We haven’t yet played the Final Fantasy IV through Final Fantasy VI remasters. They’re simply not available to be experienced yet. At the same time,
9 Jul 2020

Square Enix Celebrates Final Fantasy IX’s 20th Anniversary with New Merchandise and Interviews

In commemoration of one of the most beloved games in the Final Fantasy series, Square Enix is running a special feature on the Final Fantasy Portal Site for Final Fantasy IX. Final Fantasy IX, which now celebrates its 20th anniversary, was originally released in Japan on July 7th, 2000 on the PlayStation, with a remaster
6 Apr 2020

Review: Final Fantasy VII Remake

Lengthy story-based games, like JRPGs and visual novels, are typically the kinds of games I’ll never replay. Between the fact that my time for games is limited and the shear amount of new titles out there I still need to play, I find little reason to go back and re-experience a story I’ve already played
30 Jan 2018

Take the FINAL FANTASY 30th Anniversary official quiz!

Today SQUARE ENIX launched their official quiz for the 30th anniversary of FINAL FANTASY which debuted in December 1987 (formerly as Square) and has launched several titles of their flagship series. We here at Gamer Escape want to know how much our readers know about this amazing series. Please click here take the quiz and
25 Jul 2017

E3 2017 King’s Knight: Wrath Of The Dark Dragon and Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

At this year’s E3 Square Enix was pushing two of their mobile titles: Final Fantasy Brave Exvius, which is celebrating its one year anniversary for its global version, and their latest mobile Final Fantasy XV related title, King’s Knight: Wrath Of The Dark Dragon. We had the opportunity to sit down with Producers for both
29 Oct 2014

New Type-0 Trailer Shows the Darker Side of Final Fantasy

It’s been well-known for a while now: the “lost” Final Fantasy game, Final Fantasy Type-0, is finally coming to the West as an HD-upgraded version for the PS4 and XBox One. Earlier today, what looks to be the first English trailer for Type-0 was released, entitled “Enter the Fray.” The trailer gets right to the action, showing off the
9 Mar 2014

Fan Translation of Final Fantasy Type-0 gets Trailer and Release Date

Final Fantasy Type-0, as of the moment of writing, remains one of the very few modern Final Fantasy games to have not been officially released outside of Japan. Interviews with the game’s team and Square-Enix over the past few years have strongly hinted that it might get a Western release, but no plans have come to
19 Feb 2014

Square Enix Contemplates Final Fantasy on PC

Being a Final Fantasy fan and a PC gamer, it has always struck me as a tad odd that as popular as the franchise has become, it has never really seen any formal support for PC. With the exception of the MMORPGs FFXI and FFXIV, the only other games to be released for PC were
17 Jan 2014

Lightning Returns Collector’s Edition Unboxing

The North American Square Enix Member’s YouTube page posted an unboxing of the Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII collector’s edition earlier today. A very hyped up Mat Kishimoto, product manager on the game, sits down with the package to show its contents to the audience. Alongside a copy of the game, the collector’s edition includes
19 Dec 2013

Happy Birthday Final Fantasy! You’re 26 Years Old!

It was on this day, 26 years ago in the year of 1987, when Final Fantasy was first seen on the shelves of retailers in Japan. It was on this day, during an age of game cartridges, 8-bit entertainment consoles, and point-accumulating-twitchy-platformers, that a Japanese developer known as Square would give birth to a classic
22 Mar 2013

Watch The PAX East Final Fantasy Panel!

2013 is an exciting year for FINAL FANTASY fans, with an upcoming release of FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn. Join the SQUARE ENIX team as they give an inside scoop on new details for FINAL FANTASY XIV: A Realm Reborn. Panelists: David Yang [Senior PR Manager, Square Enix, Inc.], Morten Haugaard [Product Manager, Square
4 Feb 2013

FINAL FANTASY Titles Discounted on PSN

Are you a fan of FINAL FANTASY? …OK so the chances of that are probably pretty good. The PlayStation Blog has announced that for two weeks (starting with tomorrow’s update) on the PlayStation Network, FINAL FANTASY games will be discounted at 50% off. The best part about all this? All of these titles (with the
12 Jan 2013

Check Out These Cool Unofficial FINAL FANTASY Posters

Recently we had the pleasure of working with several other sites in the FINAL FANTASY community to put together a little something for the 25th anniversary of the franchise. Other people have also been celebrating the anniversary in different ways. One user going by the alias BuddyIris213 has created posters covering all fourteen entries in
3 Jan 2013

FINAL FANTASY: Celebrating 25 Years- A Fan-Made Celebration E-Magazine

For the last several months, we here at Gamer Escape have been working alongside UFFSite, RPG Site, Nova Crystallis and others in the FINAL FANTASY community to bring you a fantastic community project that looks back at 25 years of FINAL FANTASY. This e-magazine features articles on every entry in the series in addition to
17 Dec 2012

Happy 25th Birthday FINAL FANTASY!

Today marks the 25th anniversary of FINAL FANTASY! FINAL FANTASY for the Nintendo Famicom in Japan launched on December 18th, 1987. Since then, the series has seen fourteen main installments with sequels and spinoffs aplenty across several different platforms and mediums including anime and a motion picture! The year has seen a few special events,
5 Jul 2011

Final Fantasy Type-0: Possibility Of Overseas Release

A more detailed version of the Tetsuya Nomura interview has revealed itself, and you can read it (untranslated) over here. Summarized English version here. Most of the already well known bases are covered, but reportedly the largest revelation here is that they are looking into a serious localized version, if not a plain out downloadable