Final Fantasy XIII-2

XB360, PS3 / RPG / Release: Jan 31, 2012 / ESRB: T

Final Fantasy XIII-2 getting 'episodic DLC' in western regions

By Steve Watts, Jan 26, 2012 5:00pm PST

Final Fantasy XIII-2 producer Yoshinori Kitase has promised story-based downloadable content for North America and Europe, cementing earlier releases previously only confirmed for Japan.


Report: Final Fantasy XIII-2 getting Lightning as DLC

By Steve Watts, Jan 25, 2012 2:30pm PST

A Famitsu report claims that Lightning will be available as DLC for Final Fantasy XIII-2. The popular character will join the party after being beaten in the Coliseum.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 demo releases next week

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 06, 2012 8:30am PST

The Final Fantasy XIII-2 demo will be available on PlayStation Network on January 10th, and on Xbox Live Marketplace on January 11th.


Most Anticipated of 2012: Steve's Picks

By Shack Staff, Dec 27, 2011 11:00am PST

The editorial team at Shacknews outlines their most anticipated games of 2012 individually. Next up we've got staff writer Steve Watts with his list of 2012 titles.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 gets Xbox 360-exclusive DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Dec 21, 2011 9:45am PST

Microsoft has managed to win more exclusive third-party DLC. But, this one doesn't seem like quite the victory. The Xbox 360 version of Final Fantasy XIII-2 will offer exclusive DLC: "Azrael," a bow weapon for Serah to use.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 trailer details the cast of characters

By Xav de Matos, Dec 20, 2011 12:45pm PST

A new trailer for Final Fantasy XIII-2 introduces players to the cast of characters that will be featured in the next entry of the famed series.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 trailer tames monsters

By Steve Watts, Dec 15, 2011 5:45pm PST

A new trailer shows off the full process of recruiting, battling with, and training monsters in Final Fantasy XIII-2.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 trailer explains sequel in a nutshell

By Alice O'Connor, Dec 12, 2011 11:00am PST

If you, like me, are still a little fuzzy on what exactly Final Fantasy XIII-2 is, you may find your answers in a new four-minute trailer explaining what's new and exciting in Fantasyland since Final Fantasy XIII.


Rumor: Sazh not in Final Fantasy XIII-2, may appear as DLC

By Steve Watts, Dec 06, 2011 7:45pm PST

Final Fantasy XIII-2 may be absent one Sazh, as a rumor out of Japan suggests the world-weary father won't be in the main game, but rather come later as DLC.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 shows 'enhanced' combat

By Steve Watts, Dec 01, 2011 8:30am PST

A new Final Fantasy XIII-2 trailer highlights the combat system, which is staying largely true to the groundwork laid by its predecessor.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 getting Assassin's Creed DLC

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 29, 2011 6:00am PST

Square Enix has announced that it will be offering an Ezio Auditore costume for Noel, Final Fantasy XIII-2's male protagonist.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 trailer shows Lightning in a war zone

By Steve Watts, Nov 23, 2011 8:00am PST

A new Final Fantasy XIII-2 trailer shows off Lightning leading monster warriors into battle.


Square Enix focusing on 'shorter turnaround' for Final Fantasy series

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 21, 2011 6:30am PST

Square Enix's Yoshinori Kitase thinks there isn't enough Final Fantasy in the world. Kitase says that the company is trying to adopt the quicker development cycle of its western peers, aiming to release games as quickly as a Call of Duty or Assassin's Cre


Final Fantasy XIII-2 collector's edition announced

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 10, 2011 6:30am PST

Final Fantasy XIII-2 fits on one DVD. But, if you miss the joys of owning lots and lots of discs, Square Enix has announced a new collector's edition for the upcoming RPG.


Final Fantasy XIII-2 gets long NYCC trailer

By Steve Watts, Oct 14, 2011 11:45am PDT

A new seven-minute Final Fantasy XIII-2 trailer explains some story beats, and shows off the battle system and minigames.