Square Enix News


Kingdom Hearts 3 being developed with Unreal Engine 4

By Daniel Perez, Oct 07, 2014 8:20am PDT

Kingdom Hearts is going to get a serious graphical boost now that it's being developed using Unreal Engine 4.


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Triad Wars unveiled by Sleeping Dogs developer

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 23, 2014 12:20pm PDT

Sleeping Dogs developer United Front Games has officially pulled the curtain back on the series' next chapter, Triad Wars.


"Looks like it will be Clash of Clans but with Sleeping Dogs combat. IE everything is asynchronous."

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Opinion: Final Fantasy 15 TGS trailer hints at history

By Steve Watts, Sep 19, 2014 1:00pm PDT

Square Enix released a new trailer for Final Fantasy 15 at the Tokyo Game Show, and it rightly created buzz around the long-delayed game by referencing the best parts of the modern Final Fantasy era.


Final Fantasy Agito getting Vita port in Japan

By Steve Watts, Sep 19, 2014 9:15am PDT

Final Fantasy Agito, the free-to-play iOS and Android RPG, is being ported to Vita in Japan. But, Square Enix still hasn't said anything about bringing the mobile or Vita versions westward.


"So what is it? Some kind of online co-op turn based co-op game? The trailer at first makes it ..."

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Final Fantasy 13 trilogy coming to Steam

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 18, 2014 9:35am PDT

Square Enix is bringing the Final Fantasy XIII trilogy to Steam, beginning with the first game, set to hit on October 9.


"They can't mod out the first 20 hours being one gigantic hallway you walk through. "

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Final Fantasy Type-0 HD releasing on March 17 with FF15 demo in tow

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2014 11:30pm PDT

The HD remake of the formerly Japan-only PSP action RPG Final Fantasy Type-0 will arrive in North America on March 17 and will come with a free voucher for the Final Fantasy 15 demo.


"I wonder if this game is only coming to current gen systems simply because they planned all ..."

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Final Fantasy 15 gets new director

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 17, 2014 6:15pm PDT

Tetsuya Nomura is officially off the tumultuous Final Fantasy XV (formerly Final Fantasy Versus XIII) project. Hajime Tabata (Final Fantasy Type-0, Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII) will now take over, as Nomura shifts his focus to Kingdom Hearts III.


"I actually had a lot of fun with FF13's battle system, but I didn't care for the changes in 2 ..."

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Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call review: take a bow

By Steve Watts, Sep 11, 2014 8:00am PDT

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call refines and polishes the 2012 release, proving just how well this RPG-music fusion can work with the injection of more mechanical underpinnings. Our review.


Final Fantasy Theatrhythm: Curtail Call demo now available

By Robert Workman, Sep 04, 2014 9:30am PDT

Try out Square Enix's ultimate music-rhythm game before it comes out later this month.


Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 trailer outlines new bosses, cutscenes, and more

By Steve Watts, Aug 28, 2014 7:30am PDT

A new trailer for Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMix shows that it's more than just a compilation of some old games: it's adding cutscenes, weapons, and bosses.


"My money is on Square one of the 2 Square games. They're the only one's we've seen anything on. ..."

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Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris to have loot

By Steve Watts, Aug 15, 2014 8:30am PDT

The four-player co-op Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris is getting a little more injection of RPG influence, with equippable loot collected at the end of each stage.


Rise of the Tomb Raider is timed exclusive

By Steve Watts, Aug 13, 2014 8:10am PDT

Xbox head Phil Spencer has confirmed that the exclusivity deal of Rise of the Tomb Raider has a duration.


"The clerk says the game will be out later on PS4 or PC and murderous rage does not ensue."

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Opinion: Tomb Raider exclusivity ignores lessons learned

By Steve Watts, Aug 12, 2014 1:45pm PDT

Square Enix has agreed to make Rise of the Tomb Raider a console exclusive, after the first game should have taught it that casting a wide net is the key to success.


""Tomb Raider is a good investment, and may drive sales of XBO. " Good investment? Absolutely. ..."

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Life Is Strange announced from Remember Me dev

By Robert Workman, Aug 11, 2014 8:30am PDT

Episodic, narrative-driven adventure game from Dontnod coming to PC and consoles from Dontnod.


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Nosgoth open beta weekend kicks off

By Robert Workman, Aug 08, 2014 11:30am PDT

Play Square Enix's multiplayer bloodfest all weekend long.


"I swear some of the people on those yogcasts are reading from a script. A lot of their ..."

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