Final Fantasy VII Remake
4 weeks ago.
Square Enix reveals Final Fantasy VII Remake cover art, new screenshots and boss battle gameplay
About a week after demoing some new footage at Tokyo Game Show 2019, Square Enix has uploaded an official gameplay trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake, showing the Abzu boss battle in the sewers that was shown live on stage. We've also got nearly two dozen new screenshots as well as a reveal of the game's final boxart. As you can see, it's incredibly faithful to the original North American boxart. For this remake,…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake gameplay reveals Party Menu UI, "Classic" battle mode, Squats mini-game and more
During the game's presentation event at Tokyo Game Show 2019, Final Fantasy VII Remake producer Yoshinori Kitase took center stage to showcase new gameplay footage as well as show off a few of the features included in the remake. UPDATE #1: Twitter account @finalfantasyvii has shared more details regarding the new gameplay footage shown in the presentation. We've updated the descriptions below to include the new tidbits. Here's what was shown: Party Menu UI Square Enix has revealed the Party Menu UI players will…
1 month ago.
TGS 2019: New Dragon Quest and Final Fantasy VII Remake merchandise revealed
Square Enix is showcasing an assortment of all-new merchandising products for the Dragon Quest series and Final Fantasy VII Remake from the show-floors of Tokyo Game Show 2019. Alongside showing off some good-looking prototype figures and statues, other items on display include plushie toys, clear files, themed bags, and even a digital clock. Feast them all below: Dragon Quest Final Fantasy VII Remake Stay tuned to Nova Crystallis as we continue to cover more from Tokyo Game Show 2019. Via: SQEX MD GOODS, @finalfantasyvii…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake direct-feed gameplay footage coming out of TGS 2019
Following the release of a new trailer for the game, members of the press have managed to sneak their way into the show-floors of this year's Tokyo Game Show to try out the demo for Final Fantasy VII Remake, and have released direct-feed footage of their playthroughs for public viewing. As shown in the videos below, the demo covers the Mako Reactor infiltration portion of the opening bombing mission starring Cloud and Barret. However, unlike what was presented to viewers at…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake gets a new trailer at TGS 2019
With this year's Tokyo Game Show finally underway, Square Enix has released a brand new trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake, and it's glorious. The video below treats viewers with almost 3 minutes worth of new footage of the game, giving us our first look at the Turks like Reno and Rude, summons including Ifrit and Shiva, and so much more. Check it out: English Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBpq_Jq7yn0 Japanese Trailer https://youtu.be/9ZIpdx-3QCc Final Fantasy VII Remake is set to release for PlayStation 4 on March 3, 2020. Check here…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake stage presentation scheduled for Tokyo Game Show
Via Sony's Tokyo Game Show 2019 stage schedule, Final Fantasy VII Remake will get a 40 minute presentation slot from 12:20 to 13:00 on Saturday, September 14th. (That's 11:20pm US Eastern.) It'll be broadcast on both YouTube and Twitch. In a recent interview in Famitsu Weekly, director Tetsuya Nomura said that we'll see characters from "the Shinra side" this time. This year's Tokyo Game Show runs between September 12th and 15th and is being held at the Makuhari Messe in Tokyo, Japan.…
2 months ago.
Here's 16 minutes of Final Fantasy VII Remake off-screen gameplay
The folks over at LeStream recently held a livestream event from Gamescom 2019 which featured 16 minutes worth of off-screen gameplay footage for Final Fantasy VII Remake, specifically from the playable demo available on the show floor. Catch the video below (via LuisC): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s0pDKrDEfnI Final Fantasy VII Remake is set to release for PlayStation 4 on March 3, 2020. Check here to view our full coverage on the game thus far. …
4 months ago.
Here's a round of new Final Fantasy VII Remake screenshots
Following E3 2019, Square Enix has shared a wave of new screenshots for Final Fantasy VII Remake including shots of combat, exploration, and cutscenes. In detail, we're given a sharper look at the game's beloved four main characters in action and the iconic locales of Midgar such as Shinra headquarters and the city streets. UPDATE: Square Enix has released new character renders featuring Cloud Strife and Aerith Gainsborough. From Twitter, the company has also provided bits of description relating to the…
4 months ago.
Tetsuya Nomura shares Final Fantasy VII Remake information regarding Honey Bee Inn, dialogue options and more in Famitsu interview
In the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu, Final Fantasy VII Remake director Tetsuya Nomura shared some new information in an interview regarding some interesting additions to the upcoming remake, including dialogue options, new event scenarios and more. Editors Note: An article published by twinfinite.net has translated the Famitsu interview with Tetsuya Nomura in full, and provides further elaboration and context on the tidbits of the rough translations we originally posted from gematsu. We have updated this article to reflect the new…
4 months ago.
Producer Yoshinori Kitase discusses Final Fantasy VII Remake creative choices, vision, gameplay and more in Square Enix blogpost
Yoshinori Kitase, Producer of Final Fantasy VII Remake, has given a brief overview into the Remake project over on the official English website for Square Enix. He provides some insights into a few of the creative choices and briefly talks about what players can expect from the updated gameplay. Also in the blog, Kitase clarifies a bit more on his previous statements regarding the span of FFVIIR games, and reveals that while he and his team are focused on getting the…
4 months ago.
Yoshinori Kitase unsure how many games Final Fantasy VII Remake will span
Jason Schreier, a news editor for gaming website Kotaku, spoke with Final Fantasy VII Remake’s director Yoshinori Kitase, who revealed in an interview that, while Final Fantasy VII Remake is already impressively large, he and his development team are uncertain how many games will span the entire project. “Unfortunately we can’t say anything more about the future games, because we don’t know ourselves.” Kitase had then added that the development team is currently in the process of planning out the scope of…
4 months ago.
Here's the E3 2019 presentation for Final Fantasy VII Remake
During Square Enix's E3 2019 broadcast event, producer Yoshinori Kitase took center stage to share more details about Final Fantasy VII Remake, and following his speech came a galore of glorious gameplay footage and other tidbits. From a breakdown on the combat system to our first look at the Guard Scorpion boss battle, Square Enix didn't shy away to show viewers plenty of the game in action. If you're craving to see it, the folks over at Gamespot have uploaded the…
4 months ago.
Square Enix reveals the main voice cast for Final Fantasy VII Remake
Following the game's showing on the company's E3 2019 broadcast reveal, Square Enix has revealed the main voice cast for Final Fantasy VII Remake due out for PlayStation 4 on March 3, 2020. Looking at the list below, it's confirmed that neither of the original voiceovers from past titles related to Final Fantasy VII will be reprising their roles for the remake. Instead, Square Enix are opting for a whole new voice cast to handle the beloved characters. Check it out: Cloud, voiced…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake reveals new gameplay, Tifa, and special editions
At Square Enix's E3 2019 presentation, Final Fantasy VII Remake producer Yoshinori Kitase took to the stage to detail more about the game. He said remaking the game has allowed them to dive deeper into the world and expand upon it. It includes two Blu-ray discs worth of content. The game uses a hybrid system that fuses action and strategy. Pressing Square will let you attack. You will build ATB with each attack, and when each bar is full you…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake due out March 3, 2020; watch the new teaser trailer
Ahead of the company's E3 2019 broadcast event, Square Enix has dropped a brand new teaser trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake during their 'A Symphonic Reunion' tribute concert, and there's plenty in it to get excited for. For starters, we're finally provided with the full worldwide release date for the long-awaited remake, which is due out on March 3, 2020 for PlayStation 4. Additionally, viewers are also treated with more snippets of juicy gameplay footage and cutscenes. This comes to us…
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake Teaser Trailer Analysis
The hype is real! State of Play just debuted Final Fantasy VII Remake for the first time since 2015 (yes it was really that long ago). Since then, there's been virtually no information outside of a few teases and things here and there. However, Nomura said that this year's theme was "7" clearly indicating that Final Fantasy VII would finally be kicking off starting this year. If you haven't seen this trailer yet... what are you…
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake gets a teaser trailer; more to come this June
Sony has unveiled a new teaser trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake via their newly "State of Play" broadcast today and it looks glorious. According to game director Tetsuya Nomura via Twitter, most of the plans for the game are already in place in the run-up to its launch. Nomura also promises for more information to release this coming June, which suggests the game may make an appearance at E3 2019. And finally, producer Yoshinor Kitase has shared a message about the…
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII – A Symphonic Reunion official concert dated for June 9
For the first time ever, Square Enix will be holding an official concert dedicated to Final Fantasy VII, the company announced. The event will take place on June 9 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. "Final Fantasy VII – A Symphonic Reunion" will feature a symphonic orchestra and choir of over 100 musicians with a giant HD video projection. The video program will be specially made for the concert to showcase the best moments of Final Fantasy VII's story. Pre-sales tickets…
6 months ago.
Naoki Hamaguchi credited as co-director for Final Fantasy VII Remake
Square Enix has recently updated their official recruitment webpage for the new fiscal year, and a bit of new information has surfaced regarding one of the lead team members working on Final Fantasy VII Remake. Naoki Hamaguchi now holds the title of 'Co-Director' instead of 'Development Leader' for Final Fantasy VII Remake. This suggests that this was done due to the nature of his role on the project as well as his permanent placement within the 1st Development Division (formerly Business…
10 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake director and producer teases more news to come in 2019
In the latest Famitsu issue, Final Fantasy VII Remake game director Tetsuya Nomura and producer Yoshinori Kitase were asked to talk about their future projects for 2019, and both of them responded with comments suggesting more news of the remake will be making its way into the coming year. According to the interview, Nomura said his keyword for 2019 is "7" and went on to say that more information will be released. For Kitase, his keyword for 2019 is "long-awaited", stating…