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News: Final Fantasy XV Is 'Not Going to Be a Love Story'

Final Fantasy XV Is 'Not Going to Be a Love Story'

Stop the sop

Mainline Final Fantasy games have always been emotionally charged - even if they're a little heavy handed at times - and Final Fantasy XV will likely be no different. However, speaking with Examiner, ever-talkative director Hajime Tabata has stated that the upcoming role-playing release is "not going to be a love story". "That's not...

News: Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Be Fully Voiced

Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Be Fully Voiced

Gulp

Final Fantasy VII Remake will ditch the text boxes of the original game, opting for fully-voiced presentation instead, Square Enix has announced. The publisher was chatting with Dengeki PlayStation magazine, and revealed a few more details about the hotly anticipated re-imagining, which will spawn its own series consisting of several full games...

News: Point Your Pickaxes at an Hour of Dragon Quest Builders PS4 Gameplay

Point Your Pickaxes at an Hour of Dragon Quest Builders PS4 Gameplay

Bricks and mortar

Square Enix must be rubbing its paws in anticipation of the release of Dragon Quest Builders in Japan next month, because Minecraft: PS Vita Edition's success in the nation has proven that there's a market for block busters in the East – the genre just needs a little old-school RPG brand power to take it to the next level...

News: World of Final Fantasy Lands Cute and Colourful PS4, Vita Trailer

World of Final Fantasy Lands Cute and Colourful PS4, Vita Trailer

D'aww

Square Enix's cutesy role-playing spin-off World of Final Fantasy has fashioned an all-new trailer out of the ongoing Jump Festa 2015, showing off more familiar faces in chibi form. In the clip, we get a glimpse of Faris Scherwiz, Yuna, and Sherlotta. And yes, we totally stole that information from elsewhere. Duh! This honestly looks like a...

News: Kingdom Hearts III PS4 Trailer to Bring Joy This Christmas

Kingdom Hearts III PS4 Trailer to Bring Joy This Christmas

The annoyingly named II.8 also in on the fun

It's time to go quackers: Santa will be sucking in his stomach and slipping down your chimney in order to deliver a new Kingdom Hearts III trailer today. Presumably this will be an extended version of the grainy Buzz Lightyear teaser that hit the online airwaves earlier in the week. We're Sora excited...

News: Final Fantasy VII Remake's First Scenario Is Finished

Final Fantasy VII Remake's First Scenario Is Finished

SOLDIERing along

According to Famitsu magazine, the "scenario" for the first part of Final Fantasy VII Remake is complete. What this actually means is anyone's guess, but we'd wager that Square Enix is referring to the story and game design – not the actual development. The report does continue, however, that the team has been receiving advice...

News: Salivate Over Seven Seconds of Kingdom Hearts III PS4 Gameplay

Salivate Over Seven Seconds of Kingdom Hearts III PS4 Gameplay

Someone call Star Command

It's a hard knock life being a Kingdom Hearts fan, so when seven seconds of the series' forthcoming PlayStation 4 sequel arrive – well, you need to cling on to them for dear life. The off-screen clip has emerged out of D23 Expo Japan 2015, which was actually held in Tokyo last month. In it, we see footage of a Buzz...

Review: Final Fantasy VII (PS4)

Final Fantasy VII (PS4)

All 7 fever

The game that made Final Fantasy a household name, Final Fantasy VII is now available on the PlayStation 4. Originally released in 1997, this is a straight port of the enhanced PC version, which boasts slightly better visuals and some tweaked dialogue. What's more, the title's return to PlayStation allows for full Trophy support, and...

News: Square Enix: No One Wants a Condensed Final Fantasy VII Remake on PS4

Square Enix: No One Wants a Condensed Final Fantasy VII Remake on PS4

"We like delivering surprises"

We're not sure that many of you expected to see actual gameplay from Final Fantasy VII Remake at the PlayStation Experience, but that's what we got. Given the recent history of the Final Fantasy saga and Square Enix's supposed inability to develop any new titles within a reasonable amount of time, we had a horrible...

News: Crisis Averted, Final Fantasy VII Remake 'Episodes' Will Each Be Full-Sized Games

Crisis Averted, Final Fantasy VII Remake 'Episodes' Will Each Be Full-Sized Games

Put down your oversized swords for now

And breathe. Earlier today, it was revealed that Final Fantasy VII Remake on PlayStation 4 won't be one game, and the Internet basically imploded. However, it seems as though our greatest fears have since been laid to rest thanks to a statement to Kotaku from publisher Square Enix. Yes, the tit

Reaction: We Launch Our Limit Breaks on Episodic Final Fantasy VII Remake Reports

We Launch Our Limit Breaks on Episodic Final Fantasy VII Remake Reports

Squaaaaaaaare!

So, Final Fantasy VII Remake isn't going to be one game. The news rocked the very foundation of the Push Square office earlier today, but even though we're still reeling from the shock, we've managed to get editors Sammy Barker and Robert Ramsey together to have a good old rant about the whole thing. You can read their bewildered,...

PSX 2015: Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Not Be Completely Action-Based

Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Not Be Completely Action-Based

Will maintain strategic element

The new trailer may have had its fair share of real-time combat, but Final Fantasy VII Remake won't be entirely action-based according to producer Yoshinori Kitase. Speaking as part of a new video on PlayStation's official YouTube channel, the veteran explained that while more active battle systems are the rage right...

PSX 2015: This Final Fantasy VII PS4 Theme Will Give You Tingles

This Final Fantasy VII PS4 Theme Will Give You Tingles

Cloud would be proud

Grab Final Fantasy VII on PlayStation 4 - which released earlier today - and you'll also nab a lovely looking theme for your console. As you can see, we've included the theme's two background pictures in this very article. It doesn't just look great, though - it also sounds superb. Alongside a piano-based version of the...

PSX 2015: You Can Buy Final Fantasy VII PS4 Right Now on PSN

You Can Buy Final Fantasy VII PS4 Right Now on PSN

Cloudy with a chance of more Cloud

In a move that many of you will have no doubt saw coming, the PSone to PC port of Final Fantasy VII was released on the PlayStation 4 PlayStation Store during Sony's PlayStation Experience press conference. The game is currently available to download right now in North America, but there's no sign of it just yet...