Final Fantasy VII Remake novel 'Traces of Two Pasts' announced for November 8 release

Final Fantasy VII Remake: Traces of Two Pasts is a novel penned by Kazushige Nojima told in two parts that explores the pasts of two of its protagonists: Tifa Lockhart and Aerith Gainsborough. Previously released in Japan, the novel will release on November 8, 2022 in English, according to an announcement from Square Enix today.

The 384-page hardcover has the following synopsis:

“Although having met only days before, during the earth-shattering sequence of events that led to their escape from Midgar, Aerith and Tifa have already formed a tentative friendship based on mutual trust and respect. As they continue on their journey with Cloud, Barret, and Red XIII, the two women open up to each other further, exchanging stories from their pasts.”

The book will be available to pre-order and purchase on the North American and European Square Enix Store, as well as Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Books-A-Million, and Indigo retailers.

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