Square Enix News

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Square Enix - 6 years ago

Details on North American Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary Event Unveiled

Today Square Enix North America dished out some details regarding their Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary event. The event kicks off on August 31 from 1PM to 9PM PST at the ACT Theatre in Seattle (700 Union Street) and takes place in conjun...

Square Enix - 6 years ago

Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary Site Launched

As the Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary Event draws ever closer, Square Enix have launched a site to celebrate the series from the original 1987 Final Fantasy to the recently released Theatrhythm. The site has four main elements, the first...

Square Enix - 7 years ago

Square Enix Aims To Shorten Development Time for Final Fantasy Titles

In a recent interview by Game Reactor, Final Fantasy XIII-2 producer Yoshinori Kitase states that Square Enix is aiming to shorten the development cycles for its future Final Fantasy titles. Kitase says that he's learned a lesson from th...


Square Enix - 7 years ago

Kitase Thinking of Final Fantasy HD Collection if There is Demand

With HD graphics and sound being the standard for today's gaming, HD collections for all our favourite classics are coming to light with Sony and Ubisoft leading the way. Now, it seems Final Fantasy Producer Yoshinori Kitase might also be thinking of...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Square Enix to Announce Three New Games, Including One New Fabula Nova Crystallis Title

Square Enix's 1st Production Department Premiere event is underway and rumour has it that the company is set to announce three new games! According the show listings reported by FF-Reunion.net, Square Enix has at least one mysterious tit...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Square Enix Jump Festa Lineup

Jump Festa is open at the Makuhari Messe and Square Enix has a large lineup of games to wet our appetites to. Just as the doors opened, Square Enix updated their event lineup with two more titles. These titles are Final Fantasy IV Comple...


Square Enix - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy Trading Game Announced

In Final Fantasies VIII and IX, there was a trading card game in which players could play NPCs to win more cards. Square Enix have taken this idea and are applying it to the real world by creating a Final Fantasy Trading Game, although they look anything like the Triple...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Square Enix Releasing New Music Album Just In Time For Christmas

Square Enix will be releasing a new music album this November 22 mixed to a Christmasy theme. It's only seven tracks but it includes some fan favourites from notable Square Enix games, including Final Fantasy VII, Chrono Trigger and Legend of Mana. Here's a little sample of one of the tracks. [[YouTube?...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Square Enix Sees Drops In Sales And Earnings For First Half Of The Year

For the first half of fiscal year 2011, Square Enix has seen a drop in both sales and earnings. The financial announcement of their second quarter earnings issued today revealed that sales were down to 60, 056 million yen from the 90,561 million yen within the same period last year....


Square Enix - 8 years ago

Square Enix Lowers Sales Expectations But Raises Expected Earnings

As of yesterday, Square Enix have revised their sales and earnings expectations for the first half of the fiscal year (April 1 to September 30) Square Enix previously expected 76,000 million yen in sales but now expect 68,000 million yen instead. Although they expect a drop in sales, the company still...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Nomura: Tokyo Game Show Promos May See Web Release

Remember the bit of news that Final Fantasy Versus and Agito XIII are finally getting a re-reveal at this year's Tokyo Game Show complete with trailers and in-game footage? Remember the disappointing bit that dashed all our dreams? Yeah, that one about the one minute combined promo that won't be...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Chocobo Mystery Dungeon Announced for PSN

So far, Square Enix has delivered Final Fantasy VII, VIII and IX via the Playstation Store. Now producer Shinji Hashimoto has announced Final Fantasy Chocobo's Mysterious Dungeon is set to join the lineup of Square Enix classics. There were no other details announced apart from the fact that the game is...


Square Enix - 8 years ago

Square Enix Reveal GamesCom Line-Up, Similar To E3

GamesCom 2010 is next week, and Square Enix have just released the list of games that will be publicly shown at the event. Unsurprisingly, the list is very reminiscent of the one from E3. There's no mention of Final Fantasy Versus XIII or Final Fantasy Agito XIII, but given the recent...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura Under Orders To Tweet

Alright well this isn't exactly Final Fantasy related news, but hey, it's about everyone's favourite designer, Tetsuya Nomura. Apparently, he's been spotted on Twitter, although according to him, he's only posting because he's "under orders" to do so. Now Square Enix's Yoichi Wada and Shinji Hashimoto have been known to be...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Square Enix Mailing Goodies To Fans

Check your mailboxes people, and I mean your physical ones, not the electronic counterparts. Apparently Square Enix has been mailing out some free goodies to Square Enix Members who have registered their games on the site. According to DualShockers, Square Enix has mailed several high quality postcards to fans. They include...


Square Enix - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy Planned For Nintendo 3DS

Today, Nintendo finally revealed the 3DS and boy was it quite the presentation. The rumours about a graphical upgrade? All true, albeit a tad exaggerated. The visuals are stunning and are quite on par with the Wii. The great news is that developers from all over are going to support...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

Final Fantasy Just Can't Compete With Dragon Quest

A poll was recently conducted in Japan which simply asked "which is your favourite Square Enix franchise?" The most common answer was Dragon Quest, with Final Fantasy sitting pretty in second position. Dragon Quest received almost 1/3 of all the votes, while Final Fantasy obtained just over 1/5. The rest of...

Square Enix - 8 years ago

E3 2010: Square-Enix Reveals E3 Line-Up

Square Enix has officially listed all of the games that the company will present to attendees at E3 later this month. There are a lot of titles that were expected, like the many Eidos games that Square Enix have acquired. However, on the Final Fantasy front, there is not a...