Final Fantasy XIII News

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Final Fantasy XIII - 10 days ago

Final Fantasy XIII on Xbox One now comes with the Ultimate Hits International version in English

Following a recent update to the Xbox One I have discovered that those who own Final Fantasy XIII now also own the Final Fantasy XIII Ultimate Hits International version in English. If you own Final Fantasy XIII from the Xbox Marketplace...

Final Fantasy XV - 13 days ago

Starting May you will be able to stream Final Fantasy XV to your mobile device in Japanese

NTT Docomo has launched a new cloud streaming service for games in Japan and with it Final Fantasy XV will soon be available to stream to mobile devices in Japanese. Broadmedia is handling this version of the game and with it you will be...

Final Fantasy XIII - 18 days ago

Isamu Kamikokuryo's favorite character is Lightning and more in new interview for FFTCG

Final Fantasy Portal Site's FFTCG Illustration Showcase Interview series continues with its 9th installment and it's with none other than Isamu Kamikokuryo. My personal favourite art director started his career at Square working on Final...


Final Fantasy XIII - 3 months ago

Isamu Kamikokuryo shares illustration for Final Fantasy XIII's 10th anniversary

Final Fantasy XIII has just celebrated its 10th anniversary in Japan and with it series art director Isamu Kamikokuryo has shared a lovely illustration of Lightning via his personal Twitter page. You can check it out above. ...

Final Fantasy XIII - 4 months ago

Square Enix maybe fixing the PC versions of the Final Fantasy XIII series, possible console ports

Ever since they were first released for PC in 2014 and 2015 respectively, the Final Fantasy XIII series has had many issues on PC. The main issues are related to frame rates and graphics, but there's various other issues to varying sizes...

Final Fantasy XIII - 10 months ago

Xbox all but confirms the Final Fantasy XIII series will be playable on Project Scarlett

As Xbox One remains the only modern console capable of playing the Final Fantasy XIII series and to be honest the clear best way to play the games with the PC ports still littered with issues, Xbox has all but confirmed it will be playable on their n...

Mobius Final Fantasy - 11 months ago

Lightning returns to Mobius Final Fantasy again

The Mobius Final Fantasy team have announced that the epic Lightning Resurrection event is returning to the global version of Mobius Final Fantasy today, May 1, 2019. It will be available until July 1 at 6:59 PM PDT (UTC-7). Lightning also strikes Ring of Braves again allowing you to take on Lightning...

Final Fantasy XIII - 11 months ago

Read a preview for Final Fantasy XIII Episode Zero: Promise

The long awaited release of Final Fantasy XIII Episode Zero: Promise in English is only days away and Yen Press has released a free preview for this exciting release. This sneak peek features the first chapter titled "Encounter" which focuses on Lightning. Check it out here and make sure to g...

Final Fantasy XIII - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy XIII Episode Zero: Promise English cover revealed

With its release on April 30 fast approaching Yen Press has released the official English cover for Final Fantasy XIII Episode Zero: Promise. It features the same artwork as the Japanese, French and German releases but has the text stylised differently. It of course credits Jun Eishima as the author as well...


Dissidia Final Fantasy NT - 1 year ago

Snow Villiers now available in Dissidia Final Fantasy NT, Troy Baker reflects

Snow Villiers is now available as the sixth and final character in Dissidia Final Fantasy NT's Season Pass, with it finally adding a second character from the Final Fantasy XIII series. To help celebrate Square Enix has released a new video with the English voice actor of Snow, Troy Baker. In...

Final Fantasy XIII-2 - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy XIII-2: Fragments After to be released in English on October 29, 2019

Yen Press has revealed that they will be releasing Final Fantasy XIII-2: Fragments After in English on October 29, 2019. The 224 page novella was written by Jun Eishima and conceived by Final Fantasy XIII series director Motomu Toriyama and lead scenario writer Daisuke Watanabe. It was originally released in Japan on...

Final Fantasy XIII - 1 year 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 say along with a great look via video. The recent...


Final Fantasy XIII - 1 year 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 Ronald, Director of PM at Team Xbox has revealed...

Final Fantasy XIII - 1 year 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 all be playable on Xbox One via both the disc and digital versions, with...

Final Fantasy XIII - 2 years 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 was of course released before Fragments Before in Japan, France...


Final Fantasy XIII-2 - 2 years 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 revealed on Twitter he likes Etro's Champion more than Blinded by Light. He also spoke about the making of the track and gave praise to...

Final Fantasy XIII - 2 years 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-profit organization founded by Georgia that helps underserved youth. You can...

Final Fantasy XIII - 2 years 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...