Shinji Hashimoto News

One of the more senior employees at Square Enix, Shinji Hashimoto often oversees many of the main Final Fantasy projects in his role as either Producer or Executive Producer.

Some of his more recent credits are Final Fantasy XV, World of Final Fantasy and Dissidia: Final Fantasy 2015.


Square Enix - 2 years ago

Square Enix E3 2015 Conference Live Blog (Final Fantasy Focussed)

E3 2015 is well underway and we've already had some bombshells coming out of Square Enix. Check out this post for updates from the Square Enix press conference, with a spin on Final Fantasy. This press conference will have a wide focus o...

Final Fantasy XV - 3 years ago

Square Enix Has Revealed That There Won't Be Any New Information On Final Fantasy XV At E3

It's a sad day for Final Fantasy fans as Square Enix has announced that there won't be any new information about Final Fantasy XV at this year's E3. Square Enix exec Shinji Hashimoto let fans in on the bad news in a recent interview with...

Final Fantasy XV - 4 years ago

New Final Fantasy XV Footage Revealed At Thailand Comic Con

During the Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary show at Thailand Comic Con 2014, Square Enix snuck in a few new bits of footage into their Final Fantasy XV trailer. Producer Shinji Hashimoto presented a 20 minute long video featuring many of t...


Final Fantasy XV - 4 years ago

Fans Will Need To Wait For New Information On Final Fantasy XV

Much to fans' disappointment, Final Fantasy XV producer Shinji Hashimoto has announced that they have some new information regarding Final Fantasy XV's development, but they are waiting to release it. In a recent interview with Famitsu, ...

Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster - 5 years ago

Square Enix Tease Final Fantasy X HD Again

We've all been on the edge of our seats recently, waiting for any kind of news about the Final Fantasy X HD Remake or the PlayStation Vita and PS3. Yesterday, we got some. Unfortunately, it wasn't the kind of news people had been waiting...

Square Enix - 5 years ago

Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary Ultimate Box And Ultimania Guides out in December

Near the end of the Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary Event in Japan, Shinji Hashimoto surprised the audience by unveiling what is known as the Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary Ultimate Box! So what is this "Ultimate Box"? Well, its a box th...

Final Fantasy Versus XIII - 5 years ago

Hashimoto: Final Fantasy Versus XIII Is 'Incredibly Amazing'

It has been quite some time since we've received some news on Final Fantasy Versus XIII (well, other then Yoichi Wada debunking the cancellation rumours). But today some word on the game managed to came through. Producer Shinji Hashimoto appeared at Ginza SWING in Chuo-ku, Tokyo today to debrief some details...

Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster - 6 years ago

Final Fantasy X HD: A Remaster, Not Remake

Back in September, Square Enix announced that they'll be having an HD release of Final Fantasy X for the Playstation 3 and Playstation Vita without any additional details, such as if it's a remake or remaster of the original title. Recently however, we've finally recieved a specification about the upcoming...

Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster - 6 years ago

Final Fantasy X HD Remake Announced For PS3, Vita

Square Enix surprised almost all of their fan base today by announcing that they were working on an HD remake of Final Fantasy X for the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. The project will be headed up by senior Square Enix figure, Shinji Hashimoto and will be released in time to...


Final Fantasy VI - 7 years ago

Final Fantasy VI Also Heading To Japanese PSN

The Japanese arm of Square Enix has, via Shinji Hashimoto, announced that SNES classic Final Fantasy VI will be following Final Fantasy V onto the PlayStation Network via their "Game Archives" service. Surprisingly, it will be releasing in a week's time, on the 20th of April. Why is this surprising? Because...

Square Enix - 7 years ago

Chocobo Mystery Dungeon Announced for PSN

So far, Square Enix has delivered Final Fantasy VII, VIII and IX via the Playstation Store. Now producer Shinji Hashimoto has announced Final Fantasy Chocobo's Mysterious Dungeon is set to join the lineup of Square Enix classics. There were no other details announced apart from the fact that the game is...

Square Enix - 7 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura Under Orders To Tweet

Alright well this isn't exactly Final Fantasy related news, but hey, it's about everyone's favourite designer, Tetsuya Nomura. Apparently, he's been spotted on Twitter, although according to him, he's only posting because he's "under orders" to do so. Now Square Enix's Yoichi Wada and Shinji Hashimoto have been known to be...


Final Fantasy IX - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy IX Confirmed For Japanese PlayStation Store

Square Enix, the bunch of teases, have confirmed that PlayStation Classic, Final Fantasy IX, is on its way to the Japanese PlayStation Store. The company have been bit by bit talking about that potentially happening since Producer Shinji Hashimoto asked fans via twitter to give him their opinions of the...

Final Fantasy IX - 8 years ago

Square Enix Discussing Final Fantasy IX For PSN

There's only one original PlayStation Final Fantasy game missing from the PlayStation Store, but that could be resolved soon enough. Final Fantasy IX has yet to see a PSN release, but in a Twitter post to Square Enix Members, SE producer Shinji Hashimoto hinted that the possibility is on the...