Square Enix News


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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Square Enix announces Star Ocean 5 for PS4 and PS3

By Daniel Perez, Apr 14, 2015 5:00am PDT

A new Star Ocean is currently in development, and Square Enix has revealed some basic information surrounding the new game.


"This kind of thing is the reason I only made it about 3 hours in."

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Lara Croft joins endless runner craze in Relic Run

By Daniel Perez, Apr 13, 2015 11:45am PDT

Who needs a Temple Runner when you have a Tomb Runner?


"I think we haven't found the balance. The .99ยข crazy damaged the market. EA and their $15 price ..."

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Final Fantasy 14: Heavensward opening cinematic bridges with A Realm Reborn finale

By Daniel Perez, Apr 13, 2015 7:05am PDT

Square Enix has released the opening cinematic trailer for Final Fantasy 14: Heavensward, which bridges the gap between it and A Realm Reborn.


5 Things Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Must Have

By Steven Wong, Apr 09, 2015 12:30pm PDT

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided was officially announced yesterday with a high-powered trailer. But what does the game need in order to become even more impressive than its predecessor, Human Revolution? Here are our picks.


"Also a little less repetition. The paths were many but they were too clearly defined in terms ..."

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Deus Ex: Mankind Divided premieres an explosive trailer

By Steven Wong, Apr 08, 2015 9:28am PDT

The first trailer for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided premiered today, and it's an explosive one.


""I won't let it happen again"...hope that's referring to boss fights :)"

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Rumor: Deus Ex: Mankind Divided in development [Update: Confirmed]

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 07, 2015 12:32pm PDT

Square Enix is still moving along with its lengthy Twitch stream, but the final destination may have already been leaked.


"funnily enough, I read today that none of the 4 endings to the HR are cannon."

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Tomb Raider 2013 Outsells Rest of Franchise

By Steven Wong, Apr 06, 2015 1:35pm PDT

Square Enix announced in a press announcement today that the 2013 reboot of Tomb Raider has become the best selling game in the series. 


"Man, if they were disappointed by the sales of this one, I can't imagine how they're going to ..."

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Life is Strange - four burning questions after 'Out of Time'

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

The second episode of Life is Strange ended on an intense note and now it's time to look at four questions that are lingering in the wake of that ending.


"Good write up. I don't know if I agree with the romance angle on Chloe/Amber though. Still ..."

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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.


Life is Strange 'Out of Time' impressions - teenage wasteland

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 26, 2015 12:00pm PDT

Life is Strange turns up the emotion for its second episode, "Out of Time," offering a gutwrenching climax while finding interesting new ways to utilize Max Caulfield's rewind powers.


Life is Strange Episode 2 Releases Next Week

By Steven Wong, Mar 16, 2015 7:05am PDT

The Life is Strange story continues next week with its second episode, which explores the consquences of some of your actions.


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 X/X-2 HD coming to PlayStation 4 in May 2015

By Daniel Perez, Mar 03, 2015 6:55am PST

Square Enix has finally confirmed Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster will be making its way to the PlayStation 4 later this spring.


"Ability to Switch Between Original and Remastered Soundtrack - Play FINAL FANTASY X with the ..."

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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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