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News: Feast Your Eyes on These Gorgeous New Final Fantasy X HD Screenshots

Feast Your Eyes on These Gorgeous New Final Fantasy X HD Screenshots

A thing of wonder

It's been well over a year since Square Enix revealed Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster, a compilation featuring the studio's seminal PlayStation 2 role-playing games. Fortunately, the Japanese company recently summoned a date for its home nation, confirming that fans will be able to dive back into Spira on the 26th December on both...

Review: Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX (PlayStation 3)

Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 ReMIX (PlayStation 3)

Total eclipse of the heart

When Square and Disney's unlikely collaboration first graced our screens back in 2002, Kingdom Hearts was commended for its fantastic visuals, jaw-dropping cut-scenes, and wonderful animations – all of which still hold up relatively well on the PlayStation 2 today. It must be said, then, that giving the first Kingdom...

News: Oh No, Vanille's Going to Be in Lighting Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Oh No, Vanille's Going to Be in Lighting Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Pack it up

Square Enix seems intent on scuppering Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII’s chances. Despite early indications suggesting that the game is actually, y’know, quite good, the Japanese publisher has announced that Vanille – otherwise known as the worst character ever – will be making a comeback. The disastrous revelation was made...

News: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Flashes Footage of the End of the World

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Flashes Footage of the End of the World

Not a hair conditioner commercial

If the real rapture is anything like Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII’s, then we’re counting down the days. This brand new video includes the opening cinematic from Square Enix’s upcoming JRPG, and shows carefree citizens enjoying a firework display and pole dancing production while they await Armageddon...

News: Lightning Can't Help Cosplaying As Her Favourite Final Fantasy VII Characters

Lightning Can't Help Cosplaying As Her Favourite Final Fantasy VII Characters

If in doubt, bring out Aerith

You know that times are tough when Square Enix starts leaning on Final Fantasy VII nostalgia. The publisher refuses to reboot the PSone Classic for modern consoles, but is more than happy to play on your fondness for the JRPG favourite. Not content with the recently revealed Cloud costume for Lightning Returns: Final...

Review: Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn (PlayStation 3)

Final Fantasy XIV Online: A Realm Reborn (PlayStation 3)

Reborn to try

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn is a remake of the failed PC release of the same name, only this time, Square Enix has ported the title to the PlayStation 3. It’s a completely cross-platform game, where PC and PS3 players all reside on the same servers with the exact same content. Purchasing the game includes a 30 day subscription,...

GamesCom 2013: Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Goes Overboard With CG Hair

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII Goes Overboard With CG Hair

How much does this cost

Square Enix has always been known for its love of CG cutscenes, but we think that the opening part of this new trailer for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII might be taking things a touch too far. It's almost like moody heroine Lightning and gritty-rebooted Snow exist purely to show off their designer hairstyles,...

News: What if Final Fantasy VII Was a Live-Action Web Series?

What if Final Fantasy VII Was a Live-Action Web Series?

Now you can find out

No matter how much you love Final Fantasy VII, we’re guessing that you don’t love it quite as much as Italian director Gionata Medeot. Having produced the live-action trailer embedded below, the London-based media mogul has been recruited by North American upstart Shinra Productions to produce a full web series inspired by...