Final Fantasy IX
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy IX Version 1.02 update fixes long-running music bug on PS4 (Update: out on Switch and Android)
Final Fantasy IX's PlayStation 4 version received a new patch today that fixes a long-running music bug that caused background music to restart after battles and Tetra Master matches. Why's that a problem you ask? Well, given the game's random encounter system, it became common to hear the same several seconds of music over and over again when traveling through the game's many environments. The most recent patch 1.02 weighs in at around 200 MB and also fixes a few minor…
7 months ago.
Final Fantasy IX for Nintendo Switch and Xbox One available today; Final Fantasy VII due out March 26
Square Enix has revealed Final Fantasy IX for Nintendo Switch and Xbox One will become available later today via the Nintendo eShop and Xbox Store respectively. The company has also announced Final Fantasy VII will make its way to those same platforms later on March 26. View the launch trailer for Final Fantasy IX below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V9GMKshn0Ck…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy IX arrives on PlayStation 4 today, includes trophy support, custom theme designed by Toshiyuki Itahana
Final Fantasy IX arrives on PlayStation 4 today after a surprise (well, kind of) announcement at Sony's Tokyo Game Show 2017 press conference. This version of the game will include the enhancements featured on smartphone and Steam ports such as speed boosts and the ability to toggle random encounters on or off. Trophy support will also be included, and a custom theme designed by character designer Toshiyuki Itahana will be included. You can view the game's listing on the North American PlayStation…
3 years ago.
Here's a closer look at Final Fantasy IX's new features on PC
Final Fantasy IX's recent release on iOS and Android came with a multitude of new features, all of which have transposed to the PC version. That includes updated character models (sans unsightly texture seams in the Android version), the ability to use cloud storage for a single save file. Should you get a game over screen during the game's key boss encounters, you'll be able to continue from the title screen shortly before the boss battle commences. In the video below,…
3 years ago.
Final Fantasy IX now available on PC
Fans of Final Fantasy IX can download the game on PC via Steam today at a discounted (20% off) launch price of $16.49, Square Enix has revealed. The PC version of the game will offer achievements, auto-save, high-definition movies and character models and seven game boosters including high speed and no encounter mode. You can read the full description from its Steam page and watch the launch trailer below. …
3 years ago.
Final Fantasy IX port announced for smartphones and PC
Square Enix has announced that a port of Final Fantasy IX is headed to smartphones and PC sometime "soon". From the trailer above, we see that the game has received a modified interface to be compatible with smartphones. Originally released in 2000, Final Fantasy IX was the last numbered entry to appear on the original PlayStation. Stay tuned to Nova Crystallis as more develops.…
6 years ago.
Rare Final Fantasy IX side quest unearthed and documented
A "new" Final Fantasy IX side quest has just been discovered by some tenacious fans - nearly 13 years after the game's original release. Discovered several days ago by user The_Kusabi_ on GameFAQs, the quest - titled The Lost Nero Family - involves the player's travels to the Tantalus hideout in the beginning of the fourth disc. Unbeknownst to most Final Fantasy fans until now, the player must complete these complicated steps to initiate and fulfill the quest: …