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Hands On: Platinum Demo: Final Fantasy XV Is Well Worth the Free Download on PS4

Platinum Demo: Final Fantasy XV Is Well Worth the Free Download on PS4

An interesting glimpse into the game

Announced during the Uncovered: Final Fantsy XV event, Platinum Demo: Final Fantasy XV is yet more evidence that Square Enix likes to come up with terrible names. It's also a rather interesting glimpse into the inner workings of Final Fantasy XV, and provides a pleasant little adventure to boot. As far as free...

News: Sony Plays the Nostalgia Card with This Collection of Final Fantasy Ads

Sony Plays the Nostalgia Card with This Collection of Final Fantasy Ads

All the way from VII to XV

Sony and Square Enix are obviously going to be pushing Final Fantasy XV pretty hard as we approach its 30th September release date, but we have a feeling that both companies will be gearing up to go all-out in Japan, where a game of this magnitude could have an impact on the shrinking home console market. As such, a...

Poll: Will You Be Buying Final Fantasy XV?

Will You Be Buying Final Fantasy XV?

Let's go on a road trip

Now that Final Fantasy XV finally has a release date and Square Enix has shared its plans for the game, we have to ask: will you be buying it this September? Despite being in production for ten years, the hype's always remained high for Noctis' upcoming adventure, but with director Hajime Tabata stating that the title has...

News: Final Fantasy XV Has to Sell a Helluva Lot of Copies to Be a Success

Final Fantasy XV Has to Sell a Helluva Lot of Copies to Be a Success

Good luck

Final Fantasy XV has undoubtedly cost Square Enix an absolute bloody fortune. The Japanese publisher is seemingly putting everything into the upcoming action role-playing game, tying full-length feature films, anime adaptations, and more into its universe. When watching the Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV event in the very early hours of the...

News: Pick the Right Final Fantasy XV Special Edition for You

Pick the Right Final Fantasy XV Special Edition for You

Premium packages

Final Fantasy XV will launch on 30th September, this much is known. What you may be pondering is which version you're going to buy. In addition to the bog-standard Blu-ray release, Square Enix has announced a trio of packages. Here's the skinny on them all: Day One Edition ($59.99): A copy of the game Bonus content: "Masamune"...

News: Final Fantasy XV Reclaims Its Throne with a Stunning New Story Trailer

Final Fantasy XV Reclaims Its Throne with a Stunning New Story Trailer

We're glad we stayed up

This five-minute Final Fantasy XV story trailer is arguably the best bit of media that the game's produced thus far - and it's also one of our best looks yet at a game that's been in development for a decade. Shown during the Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV event earlier tonight, it's one heck of a rousing clip, featuring a...

News: Final Fantasy XV Platinum Demo Will Be Available For Free Tonight on PS4

Final Fantasy XV Platinum Demo Will Be Available For Free Tonight on PS4

Sample the game's finished combat system

It seems that the leak about Final Fantasy XV getting a free demo was indeed true. Out tonight in North America - and very soon in Europe, we assume - the Platinum Demo will see you take control of a young Noctis in a gameplay segment that won't appear in the main release. In many ways, this download seems...

News: Final Fantasy XV Assembles All-Star Cast for Full-Length Film

Final Fantasy XV Assembles All-Star Cast for Full-Length Film

No, seriously

Square Enix is sparing no expense on Final Fantasy XV it seems, announcing that Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children co-director Takeshi Nozue has been quietly working on a brand new full-length film: Kingslaive: Final Fantasy XV. The movie will launch this summer via digital distribution platforms and on Blu-ray as part of some of...

News: 10 Years Later, Final Fantasy XV Has a Confirmed Worldwide Release Date

10 Years Later, Final Fantasy XV Has a Confirmed Worldwide Release Date

Stock up on hair gel

Okay, so a certain leak may have spoiled it, but that doesn't change the fact that ourselves, and many of you reading this have been waiting ten years for a Final Fantasy XV release date. Well, we're finally here. Officially announced during the Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV event earlier tonight, we can 100 per cent confirm...

News: Oh No, Final Fantasy XV's Release Date Has Been Well and Truly Leaked

Oh No, Final Fantasy XV's Release Date Has Been Well and Truly Leaked

Right, let's all go home

You see, this is why it's usually a bad idea to make a big song and dance about something that could be revealed in a simple press release. We've waited ten years for a Final Fantasy XV release date, and just hours before Square Enix's reveal event, GameSpot's went and leaked it by publishing a pre-made news video that...

News: PS4 JRPG Star Ocean 5 Enters Orbit with a Confirmed US Release Date

PS4 JRPG Star Ocean 5 Enters Orbit with a Confirmed US Release Date

Plus a special day one edition

Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness has reached out into the depths of space and grabbed a confirmed North American release date. The latest title in Square Enix's long running action role-playing game series, this fifth instalment looks pretty promising, featuring a colourful cast of characters and a hectic...

News: There's a Free Final Fantasy XV Demo Coming, According to Leak

There's a Free Final Fantasy XV Demo Coming, According to Leak

And so it begins

Oh, it's time for leaks from tonight's Final Fantasy XV event already, is it? According to a video posted on Chinese website Youku, Square Enix will be releasing a free demo that details a dream in which you play as a young Noctis. Er, great? Apparently, this gameplay sequence won't be in the full release, so it's probably best...

News: Here's a Tedious Teaser Trailer for the Announcement of Final Fantasy XV's Release Date

Here's a Tedious Teaser Trailer for the Announcement of Final Fantasy XV's Release Date

When will it ever end

In case you didn't know, Final Fantasy XV is finally getting a confirmed, 100 per cent guaranteed release date on the 30th March. Dubbed Uncovered: Final Fantasy XV, the upcoming event promises brand new info alongside the date that we've been waiting almost a decade for. And hey, believe it or not, we're just a few days away...