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Final Fantasy VIII Remastered launches September 3 on PS4, Xbox One, Switch and PC

Square Enix has made a surprise announcement during Gamescom 2019 that Final Fantasy VIII Remastered will be released on September 3, 2019.

Brayden — 28 days ago




News / War Of The Visions Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

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Check out the TGS 2019 trailer for War of the Visions Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

Square Enix and co-developer gumi have released a new trailer at Tokyo Game Show 2019 for War of the Visions Final Fantasy Brave Exvius. It shows some CG footage, most likely from Visual Works, artwork, gameplay and a little story with voice acting. It ends with an ad for its collaboration...

Brayden — 5 days ago

News / Final Fantasy VII Remake

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New TGS trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake showcases characters, summons and mini-games

Square Enix has released a new trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake to kick off Tokyo Game Show 2019. It gives a look at the Turks along with mini-games and summons including Shiva. And recently they also released a new piece of key art based on iconic artwork from the original game...

Brayden — 5 days ago

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Final Fantasy 8 Remastered; The Good, The Bad + The Ugly

With Final Fantasy 8 Remastered just having released, we felt like it was the perfect time to run through some of the good it brought, but also highlight some of the downsides that have sprung up. It means we'll be talking about nostalgia and all that good stuff, while also running...

Darryl — 7 days ago


News / Final Fantasy VIII

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Yoshinori Kitase oversaw the remastering of Final Fantasy VIII, knows of that meme

Despite simply receiving a special thanks on the credits for Final Fantasy VIII Remastered, Yoshinori Kitase has revealed in an interview with Edamame Arcade Channel that he actually "oversaw the whole process" of remastering Final Fantasy VIII. This is nice to hear since as he points out, Kitase was the director...

Brayden — 7 days ago

News / Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia

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Act 2, Chapter 4: For Someone's Sake now available in Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia

Developer Team Ninja and Square Enix have released Act 2, Chapter 4: For Someone's Sake in the global version of Dissidia Final Fantasy Opera Omnia. Along with this chapter comes Paine from Final Fantasy X-2. You can check her out below. ...

Brayden — 7 days ago

News / Final Fantasy VIII

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Yasuhisa Izumisawa, Gen Kobayashi, Yukihiro Kajimoto share art for FFVIII Remastered

Following Toshiyuki Itahana's, Square Enix has released 3 new pieces of Final Fantasy VIII inspired artwork by other great artists who work on Square Enix games in order to celebrate the release of Final Fantasy VIII Remastered. First is Yasuhisa Izumisawa who is the art director of World of Final Fantasy...

Brayden — 7 days ago

Final Fantasy XV Character Spotlight

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Noctis Lucis Caelum

The main protagonist of Final Fantasy XV, Noctis Lucis Caelum has been on a long journey. It's not too long until we finally get to live it for ourselves.

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Lunafreya Nox Fleuret

Lunafreya Nox Fleuret joined the main cast of Final Fatnasy XV later than most, but she still looks to be a rather fierce addition. Aided by Gentiana, she is the youngest ever Oracle.


Basch fon Ronsenburg

I could not protect my own country. What is shame to me?

Basch starts off Final Fantasy XII by taking part in a war against the Empire. He, alongside Rasler, is tasked with securing the city of Nalbina, but things don't got to plan. Rasler is hit by an arrow before anyone can react, but Basch's resolve sees him hold firm.

Read on to learn more about the Captain of Dalmasca!



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News / Mobius Final Fantasy

Final Fantasy VIII: The Sleeping Lion now available in the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy

The Mobius Final Fantasy team are celebrating the global version of the game's 3rd anniversary with the launch of the collaboration event Final Fantasy VIII: The Sleeping Lion. Episode 1, Part 1 arrived on August 1 alongside the arrival ...

News / Chocobos Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy

Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy! now available worldwide

Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy! is now available worldwide for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. This enhanced remaster of the 2007 Nintendo Wii game Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo's Dungeon is available physically and digitally i...


News / Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered

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Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition launches worldwide on January 23, 2020

Square Enix has announced ahead of Tokyo Game Show 2019 that they will release Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition worldwide on January 23, 2020. It will be available for PlayStation 4 via the PlayStation Store, Nintendo Switch via the Nintendo eShop, iOS via the Apple App Store and Android via...

Brayden — 7 days ago

News / Final Fantasy VIII

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Toshiyuki Itahana celebrates the launch of Final Fantasy VIII Remastered with new art

To celebrate the release of Final Fantasy VIII Remastered, Square Enix artist Toshiyuki Itahana who is the character designer for Mobius Final Fantasy, Final Fantasy IX, the Chocobo series and Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles in addition to being one on Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII has shared a new piece...

Brayden — 10 days ago

News / Mobius Final Fantasy

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Mobius project leader feels no challenge with having many Final Fantasy games on mobile

In an interview with DualShockers, Mobius Final Fantasy project leader Takashi Shiraga has talked about how there's many Final Fantasy games on mobile devices now and why he doesn't think that makes any challenges. There aren’t any challenges in particular. The direction of each of these titles differs, so there isn’t...

Brayden — 10 days ago


News / Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

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Season 2: Chapter 9 continues in Final Fantasy Brave Exvius with Part 2

Developer gumi has released Season 2: Chapter 9, Part 2 in the global version of Final Fantasy Brave Exvius. Things get harder much harder with the emperor's latest revelation to our heroes. Will it be followed up by more surprises that will test Rain and Lasswell? And what of the esper,...

Brayden — 10 days ago

News / Final Fantasy VIII

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Final Fantasy VIII Remastered's launch trailer offers a brief look at the game

Final Fantasy VIII Remastered is of course now available worldwide, finally bringing the game to PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Nintendo Switch alongside re-releasing it for the third time on PC. And to celebrate, Square Enix has released a launch trailer for it. Unfortunately, it's rather brief running for a little...

Brayden — 10 days ago

News / Mobius Final Fantasy

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Final Fantasy VIII: The Sleeping Lion continues in Mobius Final Fantasy

The Mobius Final Fantasy team have revealed what's coming to the global version of the game in September 2019 and it's headlined by the continuation of Final Fantasy VIII: The Sleeping Lion. Episode 2, Part 2 arrived today (September 2), while Episode 3 will begin on September 9 with Part 1....

Brayden — 14 days ago


News / Final Fantasy IV

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New Square Enix Acoustic Arrangements album to feature Final Fantasy and Bahamut Lagoon

Square Enix has revealed a new Acoustic Arrangements album that will be released on October 2, 2019. It will feature music from Final Fantasy IV, Final Fantasy V, Final Fantasy VI, Bahamut Lagoon, Final Fantasy Legend III (SaGa 3 was renamed for western release), Romancing SaGa, Romancing SaGa 2, Romancing SaGa...

Brayden — 14 days ago

News / Dissidia Final Fantasy NT

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New Yuna and Lightning garbs coming to Dissidia Final Fantasy NT on September 12

The Dissidia Final Fantasy team have revealed that two new garbs are coming to Dissidia Final Fantasy NT on September 12, 2019. Yuna's Songstress's Garb from Final Fantasy X-2 and Lightning's Midnight Mauve from Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII will become available to use. They will also come with new weapons. You...

Brayden — 14 days ago

News / Final Fantasy VIII

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New Final Fantasy VIII Remastered web commercial features Eyes On Me

Square Enix has released a new web commercial for Final Fantasy VIII Remastered that features the game's vocal theme "Eyes On Me" by Faye Wong. It's funny to think people used to think this song was the reason Square Enix hadn't ported Final Fantasy VIII to other platforms. It features footage from...

Brayden — 16 days ago


News / Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

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Octopath Traveler comes to Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

Square Enix and Final Fantasy Brave Exvius developer gumi have announced a collaboration between Brave Exvius and Square Enix's Octopath Traveler. The event currently being held in the global version of the game until September 5 has seen the arrival of Octopath Traveler's Primrose, Olberic, Therion and Tressa as units in...

Brayden — 16 days ago

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Post-Gamescom 2019 Wrap-Up

With Gamescom 2019 now behind us, we reflect on how the show panned out from a Final Fantasy perspective. Both the Final Fantasy VII Remake and Final Fantasy VIII Remastered featured, but what was the showing like? Well, that's an interesting subject. In addition, we're also running through a whole host of...

Darryl — 21 days ago

News / Final Fantasy VIII

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Final Fantasy VIII Remastered will be a digital release only, VIII surpasses 9.6 million sold

There were some reports or rumours that Final Fantasy VIII Remastered would see a physical release of some kind but Square Enix Japan has confirmed that all versions will only be sold digitally. This is zero surprise since Final Fantasy IX's remaster was only released digitally as well and games are...

Brayden — 28 days ago