Square Enix News


Chrono Trigger Limited Edition Warps Onto Steam for Only 32 Days

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 27, 2018 9:30am PST

A special Limited Edition of Chrono Trigger has been released on Steam, but if you want it, you're going to have to act fast.


"No, I've gotten my two monitors up to compare, and the SNES emulator destroy this shitastic port ..."

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Secret of Mana Review: More Bad Than Good

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 26, 2018 2:40pm PST

Square Enix remembers the plot but forgets the fun in the modern remake of the classic 16-bit RPG.


"Biggest disappointment of 2018. SquareEnix is dead to me now. It's not that they don't care ..."

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Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition Review: Road Trip on the Go

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 23, 2018 1:30pm PST

The downsized, chibified version of Final Fantasy XV that you can take anywhere is an entertaining analogue for the sprawling role-playing game. Our review. 


"Nice it runs in full screen on 2:1, but doesn't prevent sleep"

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Gordon Freeman's Long-Awaited Return to PC Confirmed... in Final Fantasy XV

By Asif Khan, Feb 22, 2018 8:00am PST

It's not Half Life 3, but we'll take it.


"Man they need to start having some Adrian Shephard crossovers"

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Dragon Quest Builders Review: A Sandbox With Direction

By Kevin Tucker, Feb 19, 2018 1:30pm PST

Dragon Quest Builders is one Nintendo Switch experience fans won't want to miss.


Kingdom Hearts 3: The 5 Key Takeaways From the D23 Expo Japan Trailer

By Ozzie Mejia, Feb 10, 2018 7:00am PST

While most of America slept, a new Kingdom Hearts III trailer debuted during the D23 Expo in Japan. Shacknews stayed up after hours to do some analysis.


"Get 1.5 + 2.5 Remix. That has Kingdom Hearts 1 and 2. In a perfect world, that would be all you ..."

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Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Review: Fantastical Fighting

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 04, 2018 7:00am PST

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT gathers some of the most memorable characters from throughout the history of Final Fantasy. But does it put up a decent fight? Our review.


"Not trying to be overly critical here, but... I'm not sure it's possible to be "a little ..."

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Dissidia Final Fantasy NT - How to Unlock Summons, Moves, Memoria, and More

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 01, 2018 6:30pm PST

Learn how to rack up new summons, moves, and more in this guide to unlocking new goodies in Dissidia Final Fantasy NT.


Dissidia Final Fantasy: Opera Omnia Gets Western iOS and Android Release

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 31, 2018 4:20pm PST

Square Enix is celebrating the game's Western release with a fresh batch of in-game rewards.


Lost Sphear Review: Fading Memories

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 31, 2018 4:00pm PST

The new title from Tokyo RPG Factory is packed with tradition yet low on thrills.


Famed Developer Yuji Naka Joins Square Enix

By Kevin Tucker, Jan 22, 2018 1:45pm PST

The lead programmer behind classic Sonic titles is now working with one of the biggest studios in the industry.


Noctis Warps into Third Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Open Beta

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 18, 2018 7:20am PST

The last of the Dissidia Final Fantasy NT open betas is set to begin on Thursday afternoon and this one will feature Final Fantasy XV's Noctis.


Final Fantasy 15 Royal Edition Adds New Content in March

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 15, 2018 11:00pm PST

If you haven't gotten in on Final Fantasy XV when it first released, no need to worry. The opportunity to catch up is coming in March.


Most Anticipated 2018: Ozzie's Picks

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 02, 2018 12:00pm PST

Welcome to 2018! To kick off the new year, the Shacknews staff weighs in on the games they're looking forward to the most. First up: Senior Editor Ozzie Mejia.


"Guacamelee 2? Sign me up. Day one. The first was one of my favorite games of the last few years. ..."

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Dragon Quest Builders For Switch Release Date Announced

By Kevin Tucker, Dec 22, 2017 9:00am PST

Switch players can build their own Dragon Quest adventure when Builders releases early next year.


"It's a good game. I've been playing it and i never touched Minecraft. "

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