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E3 2013: Final Fantasy Versus XIII Becomes Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy Versus XIII Becomes Final Fantasy XV

Looks glorious

During Sony's E3 press conference, Square Enix producer Tetsuya Nomura both shocked and confused JRPG fans by showing a trailer for Final Fantasy Versus XIII, before replacing the game's logo with Final Fantasy XV. And the best news? It's headed to the PlayStation 4. The action-packed trailer looked truly stunning, with detailed...

E3 2013: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Celebrates Valentine's Day

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Celebrates Valentine's Day

Square Enix locks in latest adventure

Losers in love will be able to wipe away their tears with a copy of Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII next year, as Square Enix has confirmed that the sequel will launch on 14th February in Europe. The game’s due out on the slightly less romantic release date of 11th February in North America – but you...

News: Murdered: Soul Suspect Trailer Steps Beyond the Grave

Murdered: Soul Suspect Trailer Steps Beyond the Grave

Tales from the crypt

Those of you that are fond of ghouls and ghosts – not that kind – will want to hold onto your PlayStation 3 for another year yet, as Square Enix has revealed that spiritual detective title Murdered: Soul Suspect will spook the system in 2014. The game sees you assume the role of a phantom named Ronan O’Connor, who’s...

News: Deus Ex: The Fall Teaser Trailer Asks Whether You're Ready to Begin

Deus Ex: The Fall Teaser Trailer Asks Whether You're Ready to Begin

Prepare yourself for tomorrow

Eidos Montreal has all but confirmed that we’ll get our first glimpse at Deus Ex: The Fall tomorrow. Following the discovery of a handful of a domain names earlier in the year, the developer has deployed a desperately brief teaser trailer, hinting at a 5th June announcement. The seven second video includes the...

News: Square Enix Conjures First PS3 Footage of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

Square Enix Conjures First PS3 Footage of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn

Till kingdom come

After an incredible four years, Square Enix is on the verge of summoning Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn onto the PlayStation 3. The title – which is due out on 27th August – was originally announced during Sony’s E3 press conference back in 2009. The game launched on the PC a year later, only to be completely rebuilt...

News: Square Enix Undecided Over Final Fantasy X-2's 'Last Mission'

Square Enix Undecided Over Final Fantasy X-2's 'Last Mission'

Umming and ahhing

Final Fantasy X-2 HD could yet include the Japan exclusive epilogue ‘Last Mission’, though Square Enix hasn’t quite made up its mind yet. According to Famitsu magazine, the company is “undecided” as to whether the International Edition add-on will make its way into the PlayStation 3 and Vita re-release, but it’s giving...

News: Hitman Absolution, Catherine, and Velocity Ultra Front European PS Plus Update

Hitman Absolution, Catherine, and Velocity Ultra Front European PS Plus Update

Bandwidth buster

With summer still some way away, Sony’s turning up the temperature early for PlayStation Plus subscribers. Next month’s European Instant Game Collection update is brimming with content, with murder simulator Hitman Absolution leading the charge. You’ll be able to download the beautiful stealth title for free from 1st May –...

News: Scout Out Tomb Raider for £19.99 on the European PlayStation Store

Scout Out Tomb Raider for £19.99 on the European PlayStation Store

True treasure

Sony’s enormous European Easter Egg Hunt is rolling on today with an enormous discount on Crystal Dynamics' ace Tomb Raider reboot. Starting from now until 11:59AM BST on 31st March, you’ll be able to pillage Lara Croft’s latest adventure for just £19.99/€29.99 from the PlayStation Store. That’s a huge discount over the...

News: Steal a Glimpse at the New Thief Game for PS4

Steal a Glimpse at the New Thief Game for PS4

Relight the fire

As far as teaser trailers go, this one for Square Enix’s next generation Thief reboot is particularly sly. It shows a candle being put out by a daring hand, and promises more details – including a proper video, we hope – on 2nd April. We’re sure that the copious amounts of chocolate you’re set to scoff over the weekend...

News: Yoichi Wada Exits Square Enix Following 'Extraordinary Loss'

Yoichi Wada Exits Square Enix Following 'Extraordinary Loss'

Final Fantasy maker down on its luck

John Riccitiello is not the only high-profile video game executive to be heading for the exit door, as Square Enix gaffer Yoichi Wada has been ousted from the company following a dire financial forecast for its current fiscal year. The outgoing boss had been in the job since 2000, but he’ll now be replaced by...

News: Watch Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster's First Trailer

Watch Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster's First Trailer

It may be your last chance

After teasing the release of Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster’s first trailer last week, we expected publisher Square Enix to provide a little more footage than what’s on offer here. This agonisingly brief 60 second short spends more time trying to explain the title’s weird platform arrangement than showing any actual...

News: Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster Travelling to Europe and North America

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster Travelling to Europe and North America

Classics will be bundled on PS3, available separately on Vita

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster will march onto European and North American store shelves later this year, publisher Square Enix has announced. The titles will be bundled on the PlayStation 3, but will be available separately on the PlayStation Vita. Sadly, there’s no word on a...

News: Don't Expect to Raid Any More Tombs in Tomb Raider

Don't Expect to Raid Any More Tombs in Tomb Raider

Developer focusing on multiplayer DLC

Those of you hoping for more single-player DLC in Crystal Dynamics’ excellent Tomb Raider reboot may be disappointed to learn that the studio is focusing all of its attention on multiplayer add-ons from now on. Speaking on Reddit overnight, global brand director Karl Stewart confirmed that the developer has...

News: Yes, Final Fantasy X-2 HD Is Strutting onto PS3 and Vita

Yes, Final Fantasy X-2 HD Is Strutting onto PS3 and Vita

PlayStation 2 favourites will be bundled on one Blu-ray

As speculated yesterday, Final Fantasy X-2 is conjuring its collection of enchanted clothing onto the PlayStation 3 and Vita. The latest issue of Japanese publication Jump magazine has confirmed that the title will ship alongside its predecessor Final Fantasy X on a single Blu-ray named Final...