Tetsuya Nomura News

Tetsuya Nomura is often known as the principle character designer on many Final Fantasy games, but he has also been heavily involved in other aspects too. He is heading up the Final Fantasy VII Remake and was the original director of Final Fantasy Versus XIII (now Final Fantasy XV). He also served as one of the creative mind behind games such as Final Fantasy VII and Dissidia: Final Fantasy.

Check back for news relating to Tetsuya Nomura in the future, he's bound to be involved with something.


Final Fantasy Versus XIII - 8 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura To Attend E3

Square-Enix's legendary director and character designer, Tetsuya Nomura, has stated via twitter that he will be flying to Los Angeles for the E3 gaming expo which runs from the 15th to 17th later this month. His reason for being there ar...

Final Fantasy Versus XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy Versus XIII To Have Controllable Airships

Tetsuya Nomura, legendary character designer and director of Final Fantasy Versus XIII has recently been posting on twitter. Unfortunately, he does not have his own Twitter account, if he did, we'd be all over it; Instead has been answering questions...

Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII Media Blowout, Tons of Media and Interviews

With the release date of one of the industry's biggest and most anticipated titles drawing ever closer, gamers just can't help but fidget in their seats as they endure the excruciating countdown. Fortunately, there's been a rather huge media blowout ...


Final Fantasy XIII - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy XIII Xbox 360 Bundle Is Confirmed

Today at Microsoft's X10 event held in San Francisco, the previously rumoured $399 Xbox 360 Final Fantasy XIII bundle was officially unveiled along with other Xbox 360 exclusives. The special edition bundle will contain the previously...

Final Fantasy VII - 8 years ago

Nomura: No Plans For Final Fantasy VII Remake... Yet

Fans have long been craving a remake of Final Fantasy VII, but in the latest issue of Famitsu magazine, Tetsuya Nomura, the man behind the iconic character designs in FFVII, has again dashed their hopes. Speaking on the subject, he sai...

Final Fantasy Versus XIII - 9 years ago

No Final Fantasy Versus XIII Until E3 2010

In response to criticism involving in-development footage of Final Fantasy Versus XIII, director Tetsuya Nomura has recently revealed a bit more information regarding the footage shown at Tokyo Game Show 2009, as well as some insight as to the game p...


Dissidia Final Fantasy - 9 years ago

Dissidia: Final Fantasy Q&A Session

As mentioned in the previous three parts, Final Fantasy Union had the opportunity to interview Yoshinori Kitase, Dissidia's Producer, and Takeshi Arakawa, Dissidia's Director. The event took place in London, England and as well as interviewing the development staff, the opportunity to play the game was also offered. Please feel...

Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy - 9 years ago

Dissidia II Dependant On Western Sales

In a recent Dissidia press tour helmed by Dissidia: Final Fantasy producer Yoshinori Kitase and director Takeshi Arakawa, Final Fantasy Union had the opportunity to ask about a series of topics concerning the forth coming western release of Dissidia. Furthermore, as Square Enix was happy to cover a wide range of...

Dissidia Final Fantasy - 9 years ago

Dissidia II Will Happen, If Fans Want It

So far, Dissidia: Final Fantasy can't be seen as anything other than a huge success. It outsold Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII in a very small period of time and it continues to sell reasonably well on the PSP almost 2 months after its initial release. It's inevitable that Square...


Dissidia Final Fantasy - 10 years ago

FFXII Gets Dissidia Love, FFXIII Gets Cold Shoulder

Dissidia: Final Fantasy's release is only just around the corner in Japan, so Famitsu felt it was a good time to hold an interview with four of the game's most high profile developers, including Tetsuya Nomura. While there were some very interesting nuggets of information revealed in the internet (see below),...

Dissidia Final Fantasy - 10 years ago

Dissidia: Bartz Officially Confirmed

After we reported a few days ago that Bartz would likely be confirmed at this year's Tokyo Game Show, it seems that Square Enix decided to jump the gun and announce Bartz a day early. A new scan from Shonen Jump Magazine shows off Bartz in his re-done Dissidia concept...