Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII will be a digital download too

By:  Erren Van Duine Lightning Returns will eventually see a digital release, according to Director Motomu Toriyama. In a new interview published on Final Fantasy Network, Toriyama penciled in a few more details on the game as well as a confirmation that the title would see a digital release. This comes as no surprise at least on the PS3 side of things as Sony has been pushing … Continue reading Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII will be a digital download too

Rumor: Final Fantasy X HD to include FFX-2, release in June

By: Erren Van Duine A new rumor suggests that Final Fantasy X won’t be alone when it finally makes its way into the realm of HD remasters. FF Reunion has some details on this ultra rumor, including a possible release time frame. The rumor itself suggests that FFX HD will release around late June with plans for Final Fantasy X-2 to see a remaster as well. The originator of … Continue reading Rumor: Final Fantasy X HD to include FFX-2, release in June

Final Fantasy X HD Shown Off On Vita

By: Spencer Pressly   (@torchwood4sp) The final bit of big news to come out of the PlayStation Vita focused live stream this morning was Final Fantasy X HD being shown on Vita for the first time. This is not what most fans were expecting and just showed off a few character models such as Tidus and Yuna. No gameplay was shown, but Square Enix wanted to show us … Continue reading Final Fantasy X HD Shown Off On Vita

Lightning strikes a third time with a new Play Arts Kai version

By: Erren Van Duine It wouldn’t be Final Fantasy without accompanying merchandise, and Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII is no exception. Joining the Play Arts Kai series will be Lightning in her Savior’s outfit – the third Lightning to be made available through Square Enix Merchandise following FFXIII and XIII-2. The figure design – as penned by Tetsuya Nomura – is still in a prototype stage, … Continue reading Lightning strikes a third time with a new Play Arts Kai version

Final Fantasy X HD resurfaces running on PlayStation Vita, proper announcement due soon

By:  Erren Van Duine Final Fantasy series Producer and Square Enix VP Shinji Hashimoto took the stage during this morning’s PlayStation Vita conference out of Sony Japan. After a long silence, Final Fantasy X HD has reappeared, and it’s running on PS Vita. The game, having seen its initial announcement at Tokyo Game Show 2011, is still in development according to Hashimoto. The first look at … Continue reading Final Fantasy X HD resurfaces running on PlayStation Vita, proper announcement due soon

Lightning Returns Q&A video taps questions from the community

By:  Erren Van Duine Last month media the world over got to catch a glimpse at Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII for the first time. While this month will largely focus on FFXIV, Square Enix UK has given Lightning fans another small taste of what’s to come. Much like our own encounter, the community team sat down with Producer Yoshinori Kitase and Director Motomu Toriyama – … Continue reading Lightning Returns Q&A video taps questions from the community

Select Final Fantasy titles now 50% off on North American PlayStation Network

By:  Erren Van Duine Following Japan and Europe, North American fans will now be able to enjoy several digital Final Fantasy titles at a discounted price. The PlayStation Blog promises 50% off select games in the series, ranging from the classics, to the newer Dissidia Final Fantasy. Presumably the sale will commence tomorrow during the regularly scheduled PSN update. You can catch a list of the discounted titles … Continue reading Select Final Fantasy titles now 50% off on North American PlayStation Network

New Final Fantasy X Play Arts Kai Yuna and Tidus in the works

By:  Erren Van Duine Final Fantasy VII won’t be the only classic entry seeing new figures. Square Enix’s Hidemi Matsuzuka has revealed newly designed Yuna and Tidus from Final Fantasy X. The pair will be joining the company’s Play Arts Kai line within the new year. The current models are prototypes, but you can expect to see them and even more Square Enix merchandise at the New York … Continue reading New Final Fantasy X Play Arts Kai Yuna and Tidus in the works

Square Enix shows off dynamic hair technology in new Luminous Engine videos

By:  Erren Van Duine Let’s get this out right in front: Agni’s Philosophy is not a game. It’s a tech demo, and I know there’s been speculation abound as to whether or not Square Enix is going to make it into a game. As of now, they’re not and the developers of the engine have said as much. FFXV will probably be something else, so it’s … Continue reading Square Enix shows off dynamic hair technology in new Luminous Engine videos

Kitase: Final Fantasy XIII-2 DLC Story Episodes Disappointed Players

By: Darryl Kaye   (@DarrylGU) Following the release of Final Fantasy XIII-2, Square Enix created many different types of downloadable content to expand the experience. At first, this focussed on cosmetic changes, but it didn’t remain the case for long. Some of costumes were tied in with other game franchises such as Assassin’s Creed and Mass Effect, but there were also other types of DLC in the form … Continue reading Kitase: Final Fantasy XIII-2 DLC Story Episodes Disappointed Players