Final Fantasy Series News


Halloween 2015: Final Fantasy 14 holds its next All Saints Wake

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 31, 2015 5:00pm PDT

The Continental Circus is coming back to town and Final Fantasy XIV players will want to be sure to check out their unique brand of mischief.


Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII PC release date window revealed

By Daniel Perez, Oct 20, 2015 12:32pm PDT

Are you a PC gamer who has been waiting for the release of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII? Your wait may soon be over. Hopefully.


Final Fantasy 15 gets new trailer ahead of Tokyo Game Show ATR panel

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2015 12:42pm PDT

Square Enix will be hosting an Active Time Report panel on Final Fantasy XV tomorrow during Tokyo Game Show, but first, here's a new trailer!


New World of Final Fantasy trailer offers a closer look at its adorable story

By Daniel Perez, Sep 15, 2015 7:35am PDT

Square Enix has released a new trailer for World of Final Fantasy that gives us a better idea of its overall story, as well as injecting us with an overdose of cuteness.


PAX Prime 2015: Final Fantasy 15 confirmed for 2016 release

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 30, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Square Enix held a panel for Final Fantasy XV during PAX Prime 2015 yesterday and among the reveals were that the game would indeed hit in 2016, with a special March event set to be host to the game's official release date.


Final Fantasy: Record Keeper explores the dungeons of 'A Realm Reborn' in September

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 27, 2015 12:20pm PDT

Final Fantasy: Record Keeper is getting some fresh crossover content in September, venturing to Eorzea to celebrate the second anniversary of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn.


"I think the only reason it hooked me is because I played the games as a kid. As a game on its ..."

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Final Fantasy Portal App released today with original FF and Triple Triad

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 20, 2015 11:05am PDT

The new destination for all things Final Fantasy has been released on mobile devices today, with the Final Fantasy Portal App also including free playable versions of the original Final Fantasy and the Final Fantasy VIII card game, Triple Triad.


"FF is free from within the Portal app! (I know you say this in the article Ozzie, but figured ..."

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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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