Final Fantasy XV
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition benchmark now available for download, pre-order information revealed
The official benchmark tool for Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition is now available for download on the Final Fantasy XV website. The benchmark will allow players to test their PCs and optimize them in preparation for the release of Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition on March 6th, 2018. According to Square Enix, Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition supports native 4K and 8K resolutions with HDR10 and Dolby Atmos along with ongoing mod support. Below is a chart Square Enix provided that…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition due out in February
Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition will be making its way to smartphones next month. Consisting of ten episodes, Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition is a retelling of the main game, giving fans and newcomers alike the freedom to journey through Eos whenever and from wherever they want. It will feature the main characters and story of both the console version and Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition, which means it would include all the content from patches and DLC episodes released during…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV Original Soundtrack Volume 2 announced
Square Enix has released some information regarding a new soundtrack: Final Fantasy XV Volume Two. This soundtrack comes in both CD and Blu-ray format, and will include songs from Final Fantasy XV's downloadable content, such as Episode Prompto and Comrades. The blu-ray version will also include a video recording of the live Final Fantasy XV piano performance in Osaka from 2017. The blu-ray runs 6,300 yen +tax and the CD runs 4,300 yen + tax. The soundtracks will be released March 21,…
2 years ago.
Square Enix announces details for Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition and Windows Edition
Square Enix has released details for Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition coming to Playstation 4 and Xbox One, as well as going into spec requirements for the Windows Edition of FFXV coming to Steam, Origin and Windows 10. According to Square Enix, these special editions feature the base game and over 20 game add-ons and DLC. There is new features included in these editions of the game as well, which include an expanded map of Insomnia with new enemies and…
2 years ago.
ESRB rates Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition for PS4 and Xbox One
The Entertainment Software Rating Board has rated 'Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition' for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. While the rating description doesn't provide the specifics for the upcoming title, it's likely the Royal Edition will act as a complete package containing the base game, all software updates and all paid downloadable content released up until this point in time. View the description down below: This is an action role-playing game (RPG) in which players control a prince and his friends as they…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV Episode Ignis Review
After Episode Gladiolus and Episode Prompto, I wasn't really sure if Final Fantasy XV's post-release scenario DLCs could hit the story mark. Solid gameplay and great soundtracks, but Episode Gladiolus didn't offer much to its titular character and even less to the overall story. Episode Prompto flailed in another direction, burying exploration of his insecurities under a slew of important-sounding but actually-irrelevant plot twists. I felt it was emblematic, in a way, of the mothership game's storytelling stumbles. The multi-player expansion Comrades, which…
2 years ago.
Director Hajime Tabata teases a new gameplay experience for Final Fantasy XV
Hajime Tabata, director of Final Fantasy XV, teased a new game play experience coming to FFXV in this month's issue of Gameinformer, something else that would be coming alongside new story content. "There is also one other thing - a completely new gameplay experience I want to provide to players of XV as well." He told Gameinformer. "I can't tell you what that is yet, though. We're currently thrashing through the plans for that and getting it into shape, so we…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV Version 1.20 adds character switching; Comrades update includes daily quests
Final Fantasy XV's Version 1.20 update is now live and brings with it the ability to switch characters in battle. By activating abilities in the Technique tree of the Ascension menu, you'll be able to switch to either Gladiolus, Prompto, or Ignis -- each node costs 20 AP to activate. Each party member gains access to the battle style featured in their respective DLC episodes. When a battle concludes, you will automatically return to controlling Noctis. Timed quests have also transitioned…
2 years ago.
Battle giant robots while making dinner in Final Fantasy XV's Episode Ignis DLC
Square Enix has shared a look at some of Ignis's moves in Episode Ignis, a scenario DLC for Final Fantasy XV set to release on December 13th. Here we can see Ignis show off some signature abilities including his throwing daggers infused with elemental magic, using a lance for a high jump attack, and... coming up with "quick recipehs". You can check it out in the video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlMJpaqtjjo Square Enix also shared a track from the Episode Ignis DLC where you'll square off…
2 years ago.
Here's what switching characters in Final Fantasy XV looks like
A new, free update coming to Final Fantasy XV this December will be the ability to swap to any of the four main characters and directly play as them. In the video below, you can see that Gladiolus, Prompto, and Ignis play with styles introduced in their respective DLC episodes. As far as future updates to the game, director Hajime Tabata shared recently that new content will come throughout 2018, including an Episode Ardyn that will further explore the character. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iooEGd7RooI…
2 years ago.
Composer Yasunori Mitsuda and director Takefumi Terada talk about Episode Ignis, first 3 minutes of the episode revealed
Square Enix has just released a new video where legendary Composer Yasunori Mitsuda and Director Takefumi Terada discuss their inspirations for the three new songs to be featured in Episode Ignis. This next DLC Episode for Final Fantasy XV will focus on the character of Ignis Scientia. More information on this new content was shared during the development team's most recent Active Time Report where they spoke about the length and multiple endings of the Episode. You can watch the interview with Yasunori Mitsuda and Director Takefumi…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV's entire main party will be playable soon in the main game, Episode Ardyn announced
During the Active Time Report broadcast for Final Fantasy XV, Director Hajime Tabata and Marketing Manager Akio Otsuka provided more information on the future of the game. Final Fantasy XV Comrades will be receiving a new patch on December 12. Patch 1.1.0 will be dedicated to fixing bugs in this multiplayer expansion, such as the inability to level up in some cases, problems with multiple quests, instances in which enemies don’t appear, issues that make progression impossible and more. New content that will be introduced…
2 years ago.
Director of Final Fantasy XV says his new project should start gearing up in 2018
In a recent interview, Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata talked briefly about his upcoming plans for 2018 for both FFXV and his new project. “We’re planning something many fans have requested, and something you really wouldn’t be able to guess.” Tabata said when asked about future DLC for Final Fantasy XV. “We’re currently in the stage of solidifying the content of each one, while also reconstructing our development system. Rather than develop in a rush to put out several things…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV 1st Anniversary Active Time Report broadcast set for November 29
Square Enix will hold a special Active Time Report broadcast for Final Fantasy XV in celebration of the game's first anniversary. Topics will include the player survey of new content players would like to see, the recent multiplayer expansion Comrades, and the upcoming Episode Ignis DLC. The broadcast will go live at 8:00AM Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday, November 29th. You can find more time zones here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkUF_rHF-K8…
2 years ago.
Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV out today for PlayStation VR
Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV is a virtual reality experience based around a fishing adventure Prince Noctis and his friends embark on to face a monster that lurks in the waters of Eos. Exclusive to PlayStation VR, the game will feature a story mode and a "free fishing mode." You'll be able to customize your rod, reels, and lures as well as participate in bounty hunts and tournaments. Note: a PlayStation VR headset and PlayStation Camera are both required…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV's multiplayer expansion "Comrades" launches today
Available today on the PlayStation Store and Xbox Games Store, Final Fantasy XV's mulitplayer expansion called "Comrades" lets you create your own Kingsglaive member to do battle against the monster hordes that overtake Eos in the later chapters of the mothership game. You'll be tasked with restoring electricity via the power plant in Lestallum, your home base, by collecting meteor fragments that contain energy with them. Various missions will see you unlock various places on the map to explore. Combat has…
2 years ago.
Nobuo Uematsu and Emiko Suzuki talks about their music for Final Fantasy XV: Comrades
In the upcoming Final Fantasy XV: Comrades which will be released tomorrow, the series' legendary composer Nobuo Uematsu will be making music for it, containing vocals from Japanese singer Emiko Suzuki. The emotional new track is called "Choosing Hope", to be featured in the new expansion. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_cDrD3ReWI…
2 years ago.
Noctis Lucis Caelum is Tekken 7's newest fighter
Final Fantasy XV's crown prince Noctis Lucis Caelum will be the newest DLC character for Tekken 7, revealed by Bandai Namco this evening. The third DLC character for the game, you'll be able to play as Noctis some time in Spring 2018. It also looks like the Hammerhead garage will also serve as a new stage too. In the trailer below we get a tease of the character's debut. Tekken 7 is now available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LmWbiMwxmOU…
2 years ago.
Early registration for Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition now available
Square Enix has opened the doors on Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition's early registration today. Those with Android devices can head on over to the Google Play Store to sign-up, gaining access to up-to-date information on the game's release later this Winter. This new take on the Final Fantasy XV story will span ten episodes - all available at launch. The first episode is free, followed by two and three priced at 99 cents each. After that, the cost rises to…
2 years ago.
Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis is arriving on December 13 this year
Unveiled through PlayStation's live conference from Paris Games Week, Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis is set to be released on December 13 this year. Yasunori Mitsuda has also been confirmed to be composing for this episode, which if you didn't know, did work for Chrono Trigger, Chrono Cross, and Xenogears. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1AUAhEQa0NU With this episode, fans will finally be able to experience the untold story of Ignis's battle against Leviathan during the events of the main game through his own perspective this time around. The…