Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Preview Part I: Demo Report

By: Erren Van Duine The Final Fantasy XIII series owes a lot of its success to the character Lightning, according to series producer Yoshinori Kitase. Her distinctive look has brought about an opportunity for not only a closing chapter to her saga, but also a brand new game in a brand new world. With this new gameplay experience, both Yoshinori Kitase and Director Motomu Toriyama … Continue reading Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Preview Part I: Demo Report

New images and artwork of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, with new character Lumina

By:  Erren Van Duine Square Enix has released some new images and artwork for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. These are accompanied by the game’s newly announced release timeframe of Autumn 2013. New screens show off recently revealed character Lumina, as well as a sampling of the many costumes Lightning will be able to utilize in the game. There are many types of garbs, each … Continue reading New images and artwork of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, with new character Lumina

Complete version of the Lightning Returns Jump Festa trailer features FFXIII-2′s Noel

By: Erren Van Duine Square Enix has released a new version of the earlier LRFFXIII Jump Festa trailer. This extended version features an extended scene in the beginning, as well as a reintroduction to FFXIII-2 protagonist Noel. Both Japanese and English versions have been provided below. Source: Nova Crystallis Continue reading Complete version of the Lightning Returns Jump Festa trailer features FFXIII-2′s Noel

New character Lumina and costume details revealed for Lightning Returns

By:  Erren Van Duine The latest issue of VJump has begun leaking out and with it some new information on LRFFXIII. The big scoop is an all new character by the name of Lumina who appears at Lightning’s destination. She is said to be both a help and hindrance – with an appearance somewhat like a gothic lolita Serah (complete with duck-lips), content with toying with … Continue reading New character Lumina and costume details revealed for Lightning Returns

Here’s Lightning’s New Look For Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

By: Darryl Since their reveal for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII over the summer, Square Enix have been pretty quiet. That is, until a recent Japanese magazine published Lighting’s new look. A rather comical artist’s impression of the new look appearing on the internet yesterday, but we’ve now got official confirmation that Lighting will be donning some rather formidable armour for her new outing. Aside … Continue reading Here’s Lightning’s New Look For Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Lightning’s new look to be revealed in Japanese magazines, first details emerge

By:  Erren Van Duine Motomu Toriyama promised that Lightning would be receiving a new look for her final outing in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. The first details of that design are finally here. Set to be revealed through Japanese magazines this week, a source who got an early look at the magazine has appeared online with some fresh details. The outfit, designed by Tetsuya Nomura, … Continue reading Lightning’s new look to be revealed in Japanese magazines, first details emerge

First public Lightning Returns:Final Fantasy XIII trailer reveal set for Jump Festa

By: Erren Van Duine While not exactly new information, Square Enix wants to remind you once again that Lightning Returns will see its trailer debut at Jump Festa later this month. In fact, the event is less than 10 days away now which means it won’t be long until the general public gets their first look at the game since its announcement back in September. … Continue reading First public Lightning Returns:Final Fantasy XIII trailer reveal set for Jump Festa

Yoshinori Kitase shows off the title screen for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

By: Erren Van Duine Lightning Returns VIEW SLIDE SHOW DOWNLOAD ALL The Lightning Returns official Facebook page has updated once again with a new look at the game behind the scenes. Today’s update brings Kitase’s desk. While Kitase is looking forward, you can see a small glimpse of the title image for Lightning Returns on his monitor. Note that these images are from a product … Continue reading Yoshinori Kitase shows off the title screen for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Final Fantasy XIII-2 composers reprise their roles for Lightning Returns

By: Erren Van Duine Familiar faces will be heading up the score to Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. Confirmed via a poster given away at Distant Worlds in Chicago, composers Masashi Hamauzu, Naoshi Mizuta, and Mitsuto Suzuku will be lending their talents once again to the final chapter in Lightning’s saga. While not surprising in any way, it’s nice to finally have official confirmation – … Continue reading Final Fantasy XIII-2 composers reprise their roles for Lightning Returns

Square Enix shares Jump Festa 2013 lineup

By: Erren Van Duine Square Enix has revealed its plans for Jump Festa 2013, which will run from December 22nd through the 23rd in Japan. The company opened its annual Jump Festa teaser site, revealing a selection of titles they will be bringing to the event including titles such as Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII and Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD ReMIX. Other titles confirmed for … Continue reading Square Enix shares Jump Festa 2013 lineup