Final Fantasy Series News


Final Fantasy 7 comes to iOS tonight

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 19, 2015 1:40pm PDT

Square Enix has issued the latest port for Final Fantasy VII, this time bringing it to mobile devices. The iOS version of Cloud's story is expected to hit the U.S. App Store tonight.


"I feel like the iOS version is still a lesser version. I'd accept the 20 dollar price point IF ..."

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Final Fantasy 14 director discusses how feedback led to Heavensward

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 29, 2015 11:30am PDT

It's been a long road to prominence for Final Fantasy XIV, so who better to talk to about that than director and producer Naoki Yoshida? He recently spoke to our own Greg Burke at E3 2015 about the big Heavensward expansion.


"I particularly like how easy it is for me to play on either PS4 or PC. I just wish there was a ..."

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD will come to PC with new adjustments

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 02, 2015 10:47am PDT

Square Enix's Final Fantasy Type-0 HD was released on PlayStation 4 earlier this year to a mixed reception, but now the publisher is looking to fix some of the game's shortcomings for a Steam version set to hit soon.


"Well, how about they go back and add those features to the PS4 version. wtf. Also, fix RNG in ..."

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Final Fantasy IV: The After Years tells its tale on Steam May 12

By Daniel Perez, Apr 23, 2015 12:50pm PDT

Square Enix has announced they'll be releaseing Final Fantasy IV: The After Years on Steam next month with both trading card and achievements.


"Weird this was a mobile game? I never finished the remake - got to the moon I think. "

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD review: world war zero

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 27, 2015 2:30pm PDT

Final Fantasy completists have waited a long time to see this Japan-only PSP installment of the series come to North America. Was Final Fantasy Type-0 HD worth the wait? Our review.


Final Fantasy 14 - Heavensward preview: take to the skies

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 07, 2015 10:00am PST

While Square Enix shows off more of Final Fantasy XIV's upcoming Heavensward expansion at PAX East this morning, Shacknews recently had a chance to learn more about it during this year's Game Developers Conference with game director Naoki Yoshida.


"Isn't it suppose to roll out with the expansion or within the release time period?"

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD trailer offers gameplay overview

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 26, 2015 10:45am PST

Square Enix has offered plenty of looks at the Final Fantasy Type-0 HD story, but how will the gameplay work? A new trailer looks to answer this question.


"That trailer was horrible. Absolute garbage. 'You have special magic abilities; like the use ..."

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Final Fantasy: Record Keeper opening its books in North America this spring

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 26, 2015 7:30am PST

The free-to-play mobile RPG, Final Fantasy: Record Keeper, has been a big hit in Japan since its release in 2014. Today, Square Enix and DeNA have announced that the game will now make its way to North American shores for both iOS and Android.


"Actually, some Youtube videos make it look like the gameplay is focused on battles with famous ..."

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD trailer includes new Final Fantasy 15 demo footage

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 16, 2015 10:50am PST

Let's face it. Some people will grab Final Fantasy Type-0 HD just to get the Final Fantasy XV demo. For those folks, the latest Final Fantasy Type-0 trailer offers a new look at the upcoming FF15 demo.


"Trying to figure out where all the demand for this game came from. I can understand that it ..."

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Final Fantasy 14 begins the march to Heavensward with 'Before the Fall' 2.5 patch

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 20, 2015 10:15am PST

With a new expansion set to release this spring, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn is kicking off the conclusion of its main storyline with the latest 2.5 patch.


"That's not exactly true, most high level stuff can be started with ilvl 90 gear and it's not ..."

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD trailer accompanies Japan PS4 bundle announcement

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 20, 2014 1:00pm PST

Final Fantasy fans around the world were treated to a new trailer for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD today. Final Fantasy fans in Japan were treated to the reveal of a new red-and-black PS4 bundle.


Final Fantasy 15 trailer further blends fantasy and the modern world

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 20, 2014 12:30pm PST

A new trailer for Final Fantasy XV was released today. It continues to appear unlike anything previous Final Fantasy stories have offered.


"So basically, instead of going from point a to b by foot the entire game we now do the same in a ..."

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Final Fantasy 14 'Eternal Bond' update gets hitched today

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 09, 2014 2:00pm PST

In-game wedding ceremonies are now a part of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, because... sure, why not?



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Final Fantasy 14 servers currently experiencing DDoS attacks

By Daniel Perez, Nov 19, 2014 9:30am PST

First World of Warcraft, now Final Fantasy 14? Can't we all just get along and be able to play our MMOs of choice?


"YEAH IT FUCKIN BLOWS. I got chocobos to feed and tomes to farm God damnit!!!!!!!!"

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD trailer prepares for invasion

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 30, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD looks to be one of the darker iterations of the FF series, if the latest trailer is any indication.