Final Fantasy XIII News

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Final Fantasy XIII - 7 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII Battle Planner Leaves Square Enix

It's been revealed that Toshiro Tsuchida, who was a battle director on Final Fantasy X, Final Fantasy XI and Final Fantasy XII has left Square Enix. Tsuchida was also the main behind the Front Mission franchise, having directed Front Mis...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Word on the Streets: Square Enix Registers Final Fantasy XIII-2 Domain Name

It appears that Square Enix, or at least a third party in their stead, has registered a new domain name: finalfantasy13-2game.com. Superannuation tweets that Corporation Service Company had recently registered the domain name. CSC have ...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Japanese Square Enix Ultimate Members Receive Art Plate Of Lightning

Square Enix have given away a set of exclusive art plates of Lightning, illustrated and signed by Tetsuya Nomura himself, to Square Enix members in Japan with Ultimate status. Oddly enough, he left the following message: "She must not be...


Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII Gets Award Platinum Prize By Sony Japan

Every year, Sony Computer Entertainment Japan (SCEJ) host the PlayStation Awards, where they commend titles for achieving sales milestones and also award games with a Users Choice Prize. Final Fantasy XIII managed to win one of the Users...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Great Deal for Final Fantasy XIII

Final Fantasy XIII was released a little over 8 months ago but it seems that retailers everywhere are reducing the price of this game. Sites such as Amazon have reduced the game to $18.99, that's less than half price! Even Play.com has brand-new limi...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Fabula Nova Crystallis Tokyo Game Show Trailer Released

Square Enix have released the Tokyo Game Show trailer to the public. It contains what was previously leaked in obviously better quality. Check out the gameplay segments from Agito and Versus, it's quite impressive. Square Enix will also ...


Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Fans Furious Over Xbox 360 Final Fantasy XIII In Japan, Threatens CEO Of Square Enix

Remember the rumours? Them rumours got confirmed! What comes after confirmation over highly flammable rumours like that? THE REVOLT! So after the Japanese achievement list for Final Fantasy XIII was leaked, rumours spread like wildfire that Final Fantas...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Japanese Gamers Getting Final Fantasy XIII On Xbox 360

After the achievement list was leaked, it was pretty obvious that this was going to happen. And even though Square Enix were a big cagey about it when I spoke to them last month, it now seems as though they've been a bit more forthcoming. In the latest edition of Dengeki...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

No Surprise If Final Fantasy XIII Hits Xbox 360s In Japan

Remember that good ol' rumour about Final Fantasy XIII hitting Japanese Xbox 360s? The rumour originated from a leak of a list of Xbox 360 achievements for the game on one of the largest and most reliable Japanese Xbox 360 sites. Well, Darryl had the chance to sit down with Final...


Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

UK Final Fantasy XIII TV Ad Banned By ASA

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) have banned an advert in the UK which was showing off Final Fantasy XIII. They claimed that the advert was an inaccurate representation of the product. Why? Because it was an advert for the Xbox 360 version of the game, but it was using footage...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII Gets a Drama CD

Final Fantasy XIII has very in-depth story to it, but the only way you can know the entire story is by reading the prologue called Episode Zero: Promise which is available on Final Fantasy XII's official site. For those of us that are maybe too busy to sit down and...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Rumour: Final Fantasy XIII Hitting Xbox 360s In Japan

Final Fantasy XIII hit stores exclusively for the PlayStation 3 in Japan back in December 2009. That may now change though as an Xbox Achievements list for the game has surfaced on Japan's Xbox.com. The news comes from XNEWS, probably Japan's largest Xbox information site. Interestingly enough, the majority of games...


Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Yoichi Wada: Fans Are Not Very Happy With Final Fantasy XIII

We all know that Final Fantasy XIII had a pretty mixed reception when it launched back in March this year. Some loved it, many loathed it. The battle system is great, but where are the towns? It's too linear and takes too long to get into. Whatever the reason, Square...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII Staff Helping Out On The 3rd Birthday

Speaking with Famitsu about The 3rd Birthday, director Hajime Tabata and art director Isamu Kamikokuryou revealed that the portable title isn't really being made as one. Instead, the devs look to be making a full blown experience comparable to that of a console title. Kamikokuryou also revealed that members from...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII On Xbox 360 Being Phased Out By UK Retailers

When Square Enix announced that Final Fantasy XIII would be coming out on the Xbox 360, people instantly thought about how this would affect sales. Multiplatform titles on Xbox 360 pretty much always outsold their PS3 counterpart, but Final Fantasy had a very strong Sony following. It turns out that the...


Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII Piano Collections Announced

It usually takes quite a while for this kind of announcement, but Square Enix have officially disclosed that the Piano Collections for Final Fantasy XIII will be released on the 21st of July, 2010. It's set to feature ten tracks which have personally been selected by the game's composer, Masashi Hamauzu,...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Square Enix And Sony Face Lawsuit Over Broken Final Fantasy XIII

A lawsuit has been filed against Square Enix and Sony Computer Entertainment America due to the freezing issues many claimed to have when playing Final Fantasy XIII on the PlayStation3. An issue that some say even lead to the complete failure of the console. The class action lawsuit was filled by...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII Fastest Selling In Franchise History

Square-Enix has been smiling from ear to ear today, as they announced that Final Fantasy XIII is the fasting selling title in the entire franchise's history. With sales of the game reaching one million in the first five days in North America alone, combined with the huge amount sold...