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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
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,
10 Oct 2019

Final Fantasy XIV’s Patch 5.1 Special Site Goes Live!

Earlier today the Patch 5.1 Special Site went live! Named Vows of Virtue, Deeds of Cruelty, we’re getting a few previews of what’s to come later this month. Main Scenario Quests Hades is no more, and darkness at last returns to the mantle of night. But victory does not come without consequence. How will the
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
15 Sep 2019

Review: Oninaki

Tokyo RPG Factory is Square Enix's arm apparently dedicated to bringing classic style RPGs and action RPGs into the modern age. Up to this point, they've had somewhat mixed results, with some mediocre titles with great ideas that didn't quite pan out. So far, one thing I can say about all of their work is that it always looks and sounds beautiful.
11 Jul 2019

Review: Dragon Quest Builders 2

A few years back, there was a little crafting game that caught me by surprise: Dragon Quest Builders. As I have mentioned before, I initially thought the game was a late-to-the-party cash grab on the crafting genre when demoing it, but it turned out to be much more than I had anticipated when diving into the full game.
28 Jan 2019

Review: Kingdom Hearts III

Since its release back in 2005, fans around the world have been eagerly pining for the long-awaited numbered sequel to Kingdom Hearts II. Multiple titles have been released since then on a variety of platforms, with the last being Kingdom Hearts: Dream Drop Distance on the Nintendo 3DS back in 2012 . In the seven-year
6 Sep 2018

PAX West 2018 Hands-on: The Quiet Man

I wasn’t quite sure what to make The Quiet Man when Square Enix announced it a few months ago at E3 2018. After getting to play 30 minutes of the game at PAX West… I’m still not quite sure what to make of it. The game’s core concept is an interesting one- the main character,
6 Sep 2018

PAX West 2018 Quick-Look: Left Alive

At PAX West 2018 we had a chance to sit down with Square Enix and get a closer look at Left Alive. We haven’t seen much of Left Alive since it was announced last year at Tokyo Game Show and even then, the trailer was more of a teaser.
28 Mar 2018

Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age Coming West

Today, Square Enix announced that Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age will be arriving on the PlayStation 4 and Steam on September 4th later this year. The game, which has won multiple awards since its release in Japan, including a perfect 40/40 from Famitsu, will see several additions made to its Western release:
18 Feb 2018

Review: Dissidia Final Fantasy NT

After a couple of games on the PSP and an arcade release, Dissidia Final Fantasy finally hits home consoles with the release of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT for the PlayStation 4. To any Final Fantasy fan, Dissidia NT may seem like a dream. It pits over 20 characters from the series against each other in
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 Aug 2017

Secret of Mana 3D Remake Announced

  Square Enix announced today that Secret of Mana will be getting a full 3D remake that will drop next year on February 15th. Originally released in 1993, the game will see upgraded gameplay and a newly arranged score. The game will be available on PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita and Steam. Those who pre-order will
4 May 2017

Final Fantasy XI Version Update Scheduled For May 10th

The next version update is scheduled for Wednesday, May 10. Check out all the details here.
11 Oct 2016

Review: Dragon Quest Builders

Initial Impressions The demo – a classic method of marketing a video game. When you’re a publisher trying to sell a new title, you can put out all the fancy posters, trailers, and point-of-sale displays that you want. However, for an entertainment medium that relies fully on interaction, these purely visual marketing styles just aren’t
2 May 2016

Check Out This Final Fantasy XI Virtual Reality Chat Room!

Anyone remember .hack//SIGN? It was an anime that hit the States back in the early 2000’s on Adult Swim that was set in the fictitious MMORPG, “The World”, a game that was conceptually ahead of our time utilizing virtual reality (VR) headsets in place of a standard screen. While we’re still years away from VR
27 Apr 2016

Final Fantasy XI Reboot- A First Look

This week at the Nexon Developers Conference, the first ever images of the new Final Fantasy Mobile game were shown and wound up on a Japanese blog, the images bearing the title, “Final Fantasy XI Reboot”. As many of you well remember, back in March 2015, Square Enix announced The Vana’Diel Project– a means to
1 Feb 2016

Review: Final Fantasy Explorers

Final Fantasy Explorers for the Nintendo 3DS places you into a world where you can team up with three of your friends to undertake quests and battle against the mighty Eidolons. Along the way you can gain access to many of the popular jobs from the Final Fantasy series as well as receive a bit of fan service
19 Jan 2016

Final Fantasy Explorers Let’s You Fight As Classic FF Characters

Releasing next Tuesday, Final Fantasy Explorers on the Nintendo 3DS will let players play as classic Final Fantasy heroes by way of the Trance ability. While in Trance Mode, you’ll be able to play as characters such as Cloud, Squall, Lightning, Yuna and more as you unleash their ultimate attacks against your foes. These special
15 Jan 2016

Square Enix Honors The Passing of David Bowie With Omikron Code Giveaway

To honor the passing of the legendary icon that is David Bowie, Square Enix is giving away Steam keys for Omikron: The Nomad Soul, a game that Bowie contributed to in both music and game design. To download, click here if you’re in the US, and here if you’re in the EU. Enter the code “omikron”