Square Enix News

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Final Fantasy Record Keeper - 6 days ago

Dragon Quest is coming to Final Fantasy Record Keeper in Japan

Square Enix and DeNA have announced that Dragon Quest is coming to the Japanese version of Final Fantasy Record Keeper on December 21, 2018. The collaboration event is with the Japanese mobile game, Hoshi No Dragon Quest. T...

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius - 7 days ago

Kingdom Hearts is coming to Final Fantasy Brave Exvius

Square Enix and developer gumi have announced that Disney's Kingdom Hearts is coming to Final Fantasy Brave Exvius in celebration of the release of Kingdom Hearts III in January 2019. Kingdom Hearts III releases in Japan on January 25 an...

Final Fantasy Brave Exvius - 2 months ago

Belgian law uncertainty makes Square Enix stop offering their free-to-play games in Belgium

It is a very interesting time for games with in-app-purchases in the world right now and importantly, there is currently uncertain legal status of "loot boxes" under Belgian law. As a result of this, Square Enix has come to the decision that they nee...


Square Enix - 3 months ago

Visual Works releases gorgeous history video

Visual Works has released a video of their history of projects that they produced during 2016 for the Square Enix Cafe in Akihabara, Tokyo. The montage includes the majority of the titles they have worked on including Final Fantasy VII, ...

Square Enix - 3 months ago

Visual Works releases interesting new Character Prototype video

Square Enix's Visual Works division is known for their stunning cinematic movies ranging from Final Fantasy FMVs to announcement trailers for various Square Enix titles. But they appear to be up to something quite different and interesti...

Square Enix - 10 months ago

Yoshinori Kitase, Shinji Hashimoto and Naoki Yoshida to join Square Enix's Board

Square Enix has announced that their Board of Directors will receive some big changes in a month's time. On March 31, 2018 both Keiji Honda and Yukinobu Chida who have been with the company since its inception with both coming from Enix ...

Square Enix - 1 year ago

Square Enix to develop Games as a Service, multiplayer games have taken the lead

In Square Enix's 2017 Annual Report, Yosuke Matsuda, the president and representative director has stated that the company will develop "Games as a Service" and that the days of single-player games being the focus are gone. You can read what he said below in full. “Games as a Service” is a concept...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Huge Final Fantasy Steam Sale Going On Right Now

Are you behind on your Final Fantasy steam purchases? Been waiting for a chance to start playing Final Fantasy games on your PC? Well Steam is hosting a special Square Enix sale this weekend and the deals are really good. Get Tickets to our Final Fantasy Fan Gathering!...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Lightning On Her Louis Vuitton Campaign

You read that right. With Lightning's recent stint in Louis Vuitton, the Telegraph decided to interview the Final Fantasy XIII heroine and get her take on how it feels to be a Louis Vuitton model. See - Lightning In Vogue: What This Means For Gaming "Though his style was new to me,...


Square Enix - 3 years ago

Square Enix Bids Farewell To Shinra Technologies

In a sad turn of events, Square Enix has closed their cloud-based gaming subsidiary, Shinra Techologies due to lack of third party investors. Due to this, Square Enix has reported losing two billion yen for the current fiscal year. Shinra Technologies was headed by former Square Enix president, Yoichi Wada, and,...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Square Enix's Annual Report Shows Strong Performance in Mobile Market

Square Enix have now released their annual report and the results from this past year, definitely sound like things are looking up for the developer particularly in the mobile market. The Present Starting off their report, Square Enix has announced that their net sales for the fiscal year ending March 2015 totaled...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Final Fantasy XV and New Nier Project Coming To Paris Games Week

Paris Games Week is happening in about two weeks and Square Enix has announced a pretty exciting lineup for the event with Final Fantasy XV, Final Fantasy Explorers and the untitled Nier: New Project. Square Enix has, of course, been quite open about the development of Final Fantasy XV as of...


Square Enix - 3 years ago

Tokyo Game Show English Version Released With Some Clarifications

Although Tokyo Game Show happened a week ago, the English version of the Active Time Report has released today offering fans a bit more information on what director Hajime Tabata had to say about certain things. Here's a handy dandy guide to help you out with the bucket load of...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Tokyo Game Show 2015: Active Time Report Round-Up

We've had a flurry of information coming out of Square Enix at Tokyo Game Show 2015, with plenty of announcements relating to Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts and even some additional properties such as Project Setsuna. One of the stand-outs, of course, was Hajime Tabata's latest Active Time Report, which he...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Play Triple Triad on Your Phone Through the Final Fantasy Portal App

After releasing in Japan many moons ago, Final Fantasy Portal reaches the West on both iOS and Android; but what exactly is the portal app? Well, it's basically a news hub with a number of shortcuts to in-app and standalone games. ...


Square Enix - 3 years ago

Next Active Time Report To Happen At Pax Prime

After a huge showing at Gamescom, it appears director Hajime Tabata will be holding another Active Time Report at this year's PAX Prime event in Seattle. Tabata will apparently be sharing some insights into Final Fantasy XV's latest trailer and he'll also talk a bit about the game's development. Also we...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Massive Final Fantasy Sale On PSN Going On Now

In case you're missing some of your favorite Final Fantasy games in your collection, this week Square Enix is having a massive sale on many of their games. Final Fantasy Games Dissidia Final Fantasy (PSP/Vita) - $9.99 Dissidia 012 Final Fantasy (PSP/Vita) - $19.99 Final Fantasy III (PSP/Vita) - $9.99 Final Fantasy IV: The Complete...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Square Enix's Gamescom Line-Up Is Looking Amazing

Gamescom is only in about a month's time and so Square Enix has revealed their line up for this year's event and it's looking like it'll be heavily focused on Final Fantasy. They've confirmed that Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae 2.0, and Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward will...