25 Jul 2014

CTO Yoshihisa Hashimoto Leaves Square Enix; Remi Driancourt Steps Up To The Plate

It was recently made known that Square Enix’s CTO, Yoshihisa Hashimoto, will be stepping down from his integral role at the Japanese developer. Citing personal reasons, according to the Japanese site Game Watch, he will be replaced by Senior Engineer Remi Driancourt who was lead programmer on Final Fantasy XIV. In addition to his duties
17 Dec 2012

The Next Generation is Looking Promising- Further Footage of SQUARE ENIX’s Luminous Engine

Sometimes you have to wonder what the next generation of video games is going to look like. What kind of graphics we should expect, or how realistic the video games of the future will be. This week, Square Enix released two videos further showing off the Luminous engine. At E3 this year, Square Enix showcased
6 Jun 2012

Agni’s Philosophy:A Square Enix/Luminous Studio Tech Demo

Square Enix just announced, and released, the below video showcasing it’s incredible new game engine known as the Luminous Engine. Produced with Luminous Studio, the tech demo “was created through the lens of the FINAL FANTASY series, where ancient magic and advanced science coexist in a near-futuristic world. The video depicts a life-changing encountear for