Final Fantasy Series News


Final Fantasy 14 launching on PlayStation 4 in April

By Steve Watts, Dec 03, 2013 8:00am PST

Final Fantasy 14: A Realm Reborn will launch for the PlayStation 4 in April 2014, following a beta period to start the same day as the PS4's Japanese launch: February 22.


"Yeah, Shield is only local network at the moment, but they're testing streaming from remote ..."

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Lightning Returns is first Final Fantasy game with Japanese voice-overs in the US

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 21, 2013 10:15am PST

おはようございます!今日では、スクウェア·エニックスは、"LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII"がアメリカで史上初めて日本のVOを持つことになりました.


"Since the BD is region free, is there an international release of the first 2 games with ..."

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Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster coming to PS3 on March 18

By Steve Watts, Nov 18, 2013 9:00am PST

Final Fantasy X/X-2 Remaster will hit the PlayStation 3 on March 18 for $39.99, Square Enix has announced.


"This, if you can get past the J-popness of it, it is a really fun game. "

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Final Fantasy X-2 HD to have International release content

By Steve Watts, Nov 07, 2013 1:30pm PST

Final Fantasy X-2 HD Remaster will have all of the International release content, including an extra mission, two more dresspheres, and the Creature Creator.


Lighting Returns trailer highlights shopping and customization

By Steve Watts, Nov 07, 2013 12:00pm PST

The latest trailer for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 shows off Lightning shopping at some boutiques and customizing her clothing colors.


Fabula Nova Crystallis & a decade of Final Fantasy XIII: an interview with producer Yoshinori Kitase

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 24, 2013 10:00am PDT

"In the mythos, there are various gods and settings that are within that storyline. But in terms of the XIII series that pertains to Lightning, that world will definitely come to an end. But the overall Fabula Nova Crystallis, they are the backbone of games like Type-0 and F...


"Its been 10 years since we've been stuck with the lame world of XIII which they continuously ..."

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Final Fantasy 14 free world transfers coming this week, upcoming events outlined

By Steve Watts, Oct 14, 2013 11:35am PDT

Square has announced that Final Fantasy 14 will let you switch worlds for free for a week starting tomorrow, and outlined a few of its upcoming events.


Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy trailer shows 8 minutes of gameplay

By Alice O'Connor, Oct 14, 2013 8:00am PDT

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII may be the most-advanced FF game we'll see in the current generation, actually launching after the next generation of consoles, but it certainly still remembers the old ways. A new gameplay trailer shows eight minutes from the sequel-seq...


"I feel like 13-2 is a much weaker game than 13, but I can't quite put my finger on why. I really ..."

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Final Fantasy 7 for iOS and Android will take 'years'

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 14, 2013 6:00am PDT

By year's end, every numbered Final Fantasy game from 1 through 6 will be available on iOS and Android. So, it should be pretty obvious what the...


"As far as I know, the Apple restriction is only what's downloadable over cellular networks. The ..."

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Final Fantasy 6 coming to iOS and Android

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 09, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Final Fantasy producer Takashi Tokita had quite a number of games to show off for mobile devices in New York today. As part of the "Legacy" collection of games, every early Final Fantasy game will be represented on iOS and Android devices--including Final Fantasy 6.


"I'm pretty sure I've bought every FF for my phone, but I haven't played through an entire one ..."

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Final Fantasy 14 crosses over with Lightning Returns

By Steve Watts, Sep 26, 2013 7:00am PDT

Square Enix announced some crossover goodies for its two biggest current and upcoming Final Fantasy games today: a special Lightning-centric event in FF14, and a FF14 costume in Lightning Returns.


Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII opening cinematic revealed

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 24, 2013 6:00am PDT

The Final Fantasy series may no longer inspire the gasps of awe, wonder and glee that it used to--aside from its cinematics. Square Enix has revealed the five-minute opening of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII and oh my stars, awe wonder glee, it really is awfully prett...


"*fondly remembers Final Fantasy VI* Oh my... what has Square done to this series? Final ..."

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Final Fantasy 14 version 2.1's PvP, housing options detailed

By Steve Watts, Sep 23, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Square Enix recently outlined its plans for the upcoming Final Fantasy 14 version 2.1 update, including the options for player housing, a PvP arena, and more.


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Curtain Call will be Theatrhythm Final Fantasy's closing number

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 23, 2013 12:15pm PDT

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call will be the final game in the series, according to producer Ichiro Hazama. To go out on a grand finale, the game will include over 90 songs from across FF lore.


"Nope, not consistent at all. Each numbered entry is its own world and shares only themes and a ..."

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Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster coming this winter

By Alice O'Connor, Sep 19, 2013 7:30am PDT

When we last heard from Final Fantasy X/X2 HD, Square Enix was planning to release the remaster double-pack this year. And then the publisher went a bit quiet. Has Squeenix forgotten about it? Has it given up on making Final Fantasy games? Be cool. X/X2 HD is now slated to l...


"I sure hope this is sooner, rather than later. I wouldn't think they'd drop this and Lightning ..."

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