Final Fantasy XIII News

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Final Fantasy XIII - 26 days ago

Digital Foundry calls Final Fantasy XIII on Xbox One a back compat masterpiece

Digital Foundry is known for their work testing and comparing how games run and perform and now they've taken a look at the Final Fantasy XIII series which was added to Xbox One Backward Compatibility last week. Here's what they had to s...

Final Fantasy XIII - 1 month ago

Final Fantasy XIII on Xbox One includes all of the original cutscene assets in higher quality

The Final Fantasy XIII series is now available on Xbox One worldwide via backward compatibility and is also Xbox One X Enhanced but if that's not enough, those worried about the compression the game had on Xbox 360 can be relived. Jason ...

Final Fantasy XIII - 1 month ago

Final Fantasy XIII series coming to Xbox One via backward compatibility on Nov 13, X Enhanced

Square Enix and Microsoft have announced that the Final Fantasy XIII series is coming to Xbox One via backward compatibility on November XIII, 2018. Final Fantasy XIII, Final Fantasy XIII-2 and Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII will ...


Final Fantasy XIII - 3 months ago

Final Fantasy XIII: Episode Zero -Promise- finally releasing in English on April 23, 2019

Back in August, Yen Press revealed that they would be releasing Final Fantasy XIII-2: Fragments Before in English on April 23, 2019. This caused some confusion since Final Fantasy XIII: Episode Zero -Promise- had never been released in English and wa...

Final Fantasy XIII-2 - 3 months ago

Masashi Hamauzu likes Etro's Champion more than Blinded by Light

Masashi Hamauzu, the composer of Final Fantasy XIII and one of 3 composers for its sequels Final Fantasy XIII-2 and Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII has revea...

Final Fantasy XIII - 5 months ago

Georgia van C (Vanille) is streaming Final Fantasy XIII again for Arts Bridging the Gap

Georgia van Cuylenburg, the English voice actress of Oerba Dia Vanille in the Final Fantasy XIII series has announced that she will once again be streaming Final Fantasy XIII for Arts Bridging the Gap. Arts Bridging the Gap is a non-prof...

Final Fantasy XIII - 7 months ago

Masashi Hamauzu talks Final Fantasy XIII and working with Motomu Toriyama

Earlier this year, Final Fantasy XIII's composer Masashi Hamauzu had an indepth interview with Japanese website 2083. In this interview he discussed various things but in particular spoke about his work on the Final Fantasy XIII series and with its director Motomu Toriyama. He also talked about how video games do...

Mobius Final Fantasy - 9 months ago

Lightning returns to Mobius Final Fantasy in April 2018

Square Enix has announced that Lightning is returning to the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy on April 1, 2018. The Final Fantasy XIII collaboration event titled Lightning Resurrection will become available again on Sunday, April 1 at 8:00 PM PDT (UTC-7) with Part 1. Part 2 will unlock on April...

Mobius Final Fantasy - 10 months ago

Brynhildr is coming to Mobius Final Fantasy

Yet another Eidolon from Final Fantasy XIII is coming to the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy, and this time it's Sazh's Brynhildr. Starting March 8, 2018 at 7PM PST, you will be able to take her on in Ring of Braves with up to 3 other players. In addition, a new...


Mobius Final Fantasy - 1 year ago

Kitase explains the reasoning behind Mobius' Lightning Resurrection event and more

DualShockers recently got the chance to speak to Yoshinori Kitase, the producer of Mobius Final Fantasy and head of Square Enix Business Division 1 about the groundbreaking mobile game. The interview has a lot of intresting stuff regarding Mobius, mobile games, Square Enix development and more. I've taken some of the...

Mobius Final Fantasy - 1 year ago

Check out the trailer for Lightning Resurrection

The Final Fantasy XIII event titled Lightning Resurrection arrives in the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy today and to kick it off Square Enix has released a trailer for it. The trailer teases what's to come in the event. And honestly it's gotten me more excited for this event. Lightning's...

Mobius Final Fantasy - 1 year ago

Lightning Resurrection comes to Mobius Final Fantasy on September 5

At the Mobius Final Fantasy PAX West 2017 panel, producer Yoshinori Kitase has announced that the highly anticipated Final Fantasy XIII event is coming to the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy on September 5, 2017. Titled 'Lightning Resurrection' it will run from September 5 till October 29, 2017. It was also...


Mobius Final Fantasy - 1 year ago

Lightning Strikes the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy this Autumn

Square Enix has revealed at the end of the First Anniversary event for Mobius Final Fantasy that the Lightning Strikes Again event will debut in the global version during Autumn 2017. The message was accompanied by a short cutscene of Lightning making her way to Mobius Final Fantasy's world of Palamecia...

Final Fantasy XIII - 1 year ago

Snow and Lightning help promote a Nissan car in China

Nissan recently teamed up with Square Enix to promote a new car in China and now a new commercial has been released featuring both Snow and Lightning from Final Fantasy XIII. It also features newly made CG based on a cutscene from the game. The actors in the commercial pop on...

Final Fantasy XIII - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy XIII trilogy and X/X-2 HD Remaster launch on Yahoo! Game Plus

Yahoo! Japan's new Game Plus service has launched and Square Enix is right behind it with several titles available from launch. As they were available in the beta, Final Fantasy XIII and Final Fantasy XIII-2 are of course available. And as expected, Lightni...


Final Fantasy XIII - 2 years ago

You can now stream Final Fantasy XIII and XIII-2 in your web browser

It seems like every year Final Fantasy XIII is released on a new streaming service and 2017 is no different. Square Enix has released Final Fantasy XIII and Final Fantasy XIII-2 for Yahoo! Game Japan's new game streaming platform that has just begun a beta test period. Through HTML5 you will be...

Final Fantasy XIII - 3 years ago

The Voice of Vanille to Play Final Fantasy XIII For Charity

You may remember Georgia Van Cuylenburg from her work on Final Fantasy XIII. Well now she is arranging a special event where she'll be playing through Final Fantasy XIII on Twitch for charity! The non profit charity Georgia will be supporting is one of her own called ...

Final Fantasy XIII - 3 years ago

Final Fantasy Interview: Ali Hillis (MCM Expo 2015)

We had a blast at this year's MCM Expo, but the clear highlight for us was getting to FINALLY meet the lovely Ali Hillis in person and conduct a face-to-face interview with. This marks the fourth time we have interviewed Ali, which is insane in itself (she's so nice!), but this...