Final Fantasy VII
7 years ago.
Final Fantasy VII returns to PC as a digital download exclusive to the Square Enix Store
Final Fantasy VII is heading back to PC. Recent leaks have proved true and Square Enix is bringing the original 1998 PC port back to the present. While exclusive to the company's very own online shop, this "updated" version of the game will support achievements, cloud saving and come with a character booster - effectively allowing you to cheat by upping your HP, MP, and Gil levels to maximum. The minimum system requirements are: Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/7 (32/64-bit) 2GHz Processor or faster 1GB RAM DirectX…
7 years ago.
Square Enix CEO admits company isn't making Final Fantasy games that exceed the quality of FFVII
Square Enix held their annual shareholders meeting today and Japan, which consisted of a brief Q&A held by CEO Yoichi Wada. While a good majority of the discussion focused on the economy, Eidos and Dragon Quest X, someone else decided to question the oft-requested Final Fantasy VII remake. In response to the question, Wada said, "we'll make a Final Fantasy VII remake once we've made a Final Fantasy game that exceeds the quality of FFVII. The company is not making Final…
7 years ago.
Square Enix announces a special Final Fantasy 25th anniversary concert event for North America
Square Enix has revealed yet another celebratory concert in the theme of Final Fantasy. Arnie Roth and the Chicagoland Pops Orchestra and Chorus will be presenting Distant Worlds: Music from Final Fantasy The Celebration on December 7th, 2012 at 8:00PM in Chicago at the Akoo Theater. This special concert celebrating 25 years of Final Fantasy will feature classic music throughout the entire Final Fantasy series including new HD video content along with a brand new history of the…
7 years ago.
Final Fantasy VII 15th Anniversary: Development discussion with Tetsuya Nomura, Yoshinori Kitase and Kazushige Nojima
Following our earlier report concerning the issue of a possible Final Fantasy VII remake, the rest of Famitsu's interview with the game's development staff has since surfaced (via AndriaSang.) Speaking with character designer Tetsuya Nomura, producer/director Yoshinori Kitase, and scenario writer Kazushige Nojima, Famitsu gathered some insight on the team's original development visions as well as reveals on certain changes that made their way into the final build. Kitase spoke at length on the design decisions in bringing the…
7 years ago.
Nomura: New titles take priority over a Final Fantasy VII remake
This week's issue of Famitsu magazine features an interview with Final Fantasy VII staff on the topic of the game's 15th anniversary. Tetsuya Nomura, who handled character design as well as certain gameplay design decisions for the game, weighed in on the ever-hot subject of a FFVII remake. While he admits there has been a great amount of fan demand for such a thing to happen, Nomura explains that Square Enix at present is more concerned with the creation of…