6 hours ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Live Letter 50 Summary; Pre-Shadowbringers schedule, lore Q&A, Dad of Light movie announced
In the fiftieth Letter from the Producer Live broadcast from the Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival in Tokyo, the team discussed the patches leading up to the Shadowbringers expansion. The first of which will be Patch 4.56, releasing on Tuesday, March 26th. You can read our summary of the major announcements below! Patch Schedule: -- Patch 4.56, A Requiem for Heroes - Part II, will release on March 26th. This patch will include new main scenario quests, Even Further Hildibrand Adventures, and…
6 hours ago.
FFXIV's Zenos yae Galvus joins the cast of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT
Announced during the Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival event in Japan, the main villain of Final Fantasy XIV Stormblood is coming to Dissidia NT as the next DLC character. Fans will soon be able to play as the chaotic Garlean Prince himself as Zenos is scheduled for release on the Arcade version on March 26, 2019, and later on PlayStation 4 and Steam on April 11, 2019. Dissidia Final Fantasy NT is available now on PlayStation 4 and Steam. …
1 day ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival Keynote reveals Dancer job and Hrothgar race for Shadowbringers
Shadowbringers Full Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4tyuIh12_HU Story -- The Shadowbringers expansion will take place in The First. 12,000 years ago Hydaelyn battled Zodiark in the Source, and from that battle the world was sundered into fourteen shards. The name of the region you will be visiting is Norvbrandt -- it's the only place left that exists in the First. -- What has beckoned the Warrior of Light to the first and what will become the conflict between the Garlean Empire in his absence? The fight to…
1 day ago.
Full cinematic trailer for Final Fantasy XIV Shadowbringers revealed at Tokyo FanFest 2019
The full-length opening cinematic trailer for Final Fantasy XIV's third expansion pack, Shadowbringers, was revealed during the Tokyo Fan Festival in Japan. Witness the rise of the Warrior of Darkness as he sets forth to save The First World from impending doom. …
2 days ago.
Life is Strange 2 Episode 3 releases this May - Episode 4 and 5 release dates also revealed
Square Enix has announced that the third episode for Life is Strange 2 is scheduled to be released on May 9, 2019, and will be available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Windows PC. Titled “Wastelands,” Sean and Daniel continue their journey to Mexico and arrive at the towering redwood forests of California. They fall in with a community of drifters on the fringes of society, and the brothers are exposed to new experiences, meet new friends and take on new…
2 days ago.
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT broadcast set for March 25, new character will be revealed
On Monday, March 25th, Square Enix will broadcast another live show for Dissidia Final Fantasy, and, according to the video's description, a new character will be revealed. This comes after the conclusion of the paid season pass, which saw the addition of Locke, Vayne, Kam'lanaut, Rinoa, Yuna, and Snow. Coincidentally, producer Ichiro Hazama will make an appearance during this weekend's Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival in Tokyo. Could the new character announcement be Final Fantasy XIV-related? The broadcast will air at 4:00am…
3 days ago.
Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy! Is now available - We check out the first hour of gameplay
The ever adorable Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy! Is now available as a digital download for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 consoles. Players can explore dungeons and take on dangerous monsters in either solo-play or with a friend by utilizing the local multiplayer co-op feature. You can check out the official launch trailer below alongside our first hour with the game. In the world of Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy!, players venture to a new town where everyone has lost their memories.…
4 days ago.
Square Enix reveals lineup and events for PAX East 2019
Square Enix will be attending PAX East this year, which takes place at the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center on March 28th to the 31st. At booth #11017, fans can win special prizes and play demos for current and upcoming titles such as Dragon Quest Builders 2, Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy!, Life is Strange 2, Final Fantasy XIV and more. Fans who also visit the Square Enix booth can obtain a promotional card that can be redeemed at Kung Fu…
4 days ago.
BASE jumper Clair Marie takes on Tomb Raider inspired challenges in an hour-long special
The official YouTube channel for Tomb Raider has released a special hour-long video showcasing BASE jumper Clair Marie as she recreates familiar action sequences from the Tomb Raider series. Curious to learn first hand if Lara's iconic moves are in the realm of possibility and to explore the physical and mental strength required to perform them, Clair takes on a obstacle course filled with challenges such as wall scaling, platform leaping and more. You can check out the video below. Additionally, Shadow…
4 days ago.
Final Fantasy XV's final Active Time Report will air March 26th
The final Active Time Report broadcast for Final Fantasy XV-related announcements will air on Tuesday, March 26th at 7:00am Eastern Daylight Time. This episode will focus on the upcoming DLC 'Episode Ardyn', which puts us in the shoes of the game's antagonist Ardyn Izunia. It will be the last paid DLC episode in Final Fantasy XV's roadmap, after Episode Aranea, Lunafreya, and Noctis were abrupty cancelled last year. An animated prologue was also released earlier this year, you can watch that…
4 days ago.
Final Fantasy XIV 4.56 set for March 26th, includes main scenario and Hildibrand finale
Final Fantasy XIV 4.56 is set to arrive on Tuesday, March 26th, and with it will come the finale of the post-Stormblood main scenario quests in A Requiem for Heroes - Part II, Even Further Hildibrand Adventures, and the Stormblood Beast Tribe Quests. Today, Square Enix provided more details on what's to come. On a related note, Square Enix will hold a Final Fantasy XIV Fan Festival in Japan this weekend, wherein more information about July's Shadowbringers expansion will be divulged.…
1 week ago.
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Free Edition available now worldwide for PS4 and PC
The free edition of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT is now available worldwide to download for PlayStation 4 and PC via Steam. In this version of the 3-vs-3 team-based brawler, players can choose from a weekly rotating roster of four unique characters to battle against others in online and offline gameplay modes. Players of the free edition will also be able to play online against others who own the full version of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT. Finally, individual characters (as well as their…
2 weeks ago.
Octopath Traveler gets a smartphone prequel, team teases new console game
Square Enix and Acquire, the team behind 2018's Octopath Traveler, have revealed a new free-to-play single-player smartphone RPG for iOS and Android that will serve as a prequel game. Titled Octopath Traveler Conqueror of the Continent it will use the same "HD2D" style that its predecessor defined. Set in the continent of Orsterra, you'll be able to select one of three stories to start -- they revolve around three conquerors in which the protagonist is chosen to defeat a great evil.…
2 weeks ago.
The Only Option is Survival - Left Alive launches worldwide with new a trailer
Square Enix’s survival action shooter title, Left Alive, is now available worldwide for PlayStation 4 and PC(Steam). Left Alive follows the stories of three protagonists-- Mikhail, Olga and Leonid--as they fight to survive in the war-torn world of Novo Slava. You can find the launch trailer below. Additionally, two new free bonus DLCs have been released as well that will add some optional cosmetics to the game. These additions include a World of Tanks Collaboration that will offer players an in-game…
2 weeks ago.
Shadow of the Tomb Raider’s next DLC, The Serpent’s Heart, is now available
Shadow of the Tomb Raider’s latest DLC adventure is now available as a download for $4.99 USD standalone or for free for players who have a Season Pass. You can find the release trailer below. Titled “The Serpent’s Heart,” Lara must infiltrate an enemy fortress and face off against Kukulkan cultists, all the while staging a daring prison break to save of the lives of loyal rebels. Lara will also have to face the Slayer’s Gauntlet and navigate dangerous rapids in…
3 weeks ago.
Left Alive’s Game Director offers gameplay commentary and new Dev Diary focuses on creative processes
The creative team behind Left Alive share their collaboration experiences and provide gameplay commentary in two new videos released by Square Enix. You can find both videos below. In the Extended Developer Walkthrough video, Game Director Toshifumi Nabeshima provides commentary over gameplay footage and talks in detail about the various skills and tactics players will have to use in order to survive. To save trapped civilians and uncover the mysteries behind the game’s plot, players can uncover alternate routes to avoid…
3 weeks ago.
Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience is now available on PlayStation VR
Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience is now available to download for free on the PlayStation Store for western audiences. Previously announced at Tokyo Game Show last September and released in Japan in December the same year, Kingdom Hearts: VR Experience offers a 10-minute interactive video that allows players the chance to relive their favorite moments from the Kingdom Hearts series in an immersive VR experience. The game requires PlayStation VR and PlayStation Camera to play. Square Enix has also revealed that additional scenarios…
3 weeks ago.
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Free Edition coming to Steam and PlayStation 4 this March
Square Enix has announced that their fast-paced team brawler title Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Free Edition is coming to PC (Steam) and PlayStation 4 on March 12, 2019. Similar to the Japan release, Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Free Edition allows players the chance to try out a limited roster of characters on a weekly basis, with a variety of characters and weapons being available for individual purchase for players to keep. Players of the free edition can also play online against…
3 weeks ago.
Final Fantasy XIV server reorganization set for April in North America and Europe
This Spring, Square Enix plans to beef up its server infrastructure to better handle the influx of players that will access the game for July Shadowbringers expansion. You may recall congestion woes during the early access phase preceding the Stormblood expansion where players were bottle-necked in story progress due to the servers needing to create an individual instance for each player. In order to execute this, the team announced that they needed to reorganize the 'World' groupings. Currently, Final Fantasy XIV's…
3 weeks ago.
Tetsuya Nomura talks Kingdom Hearts III DLC, story details, and secret ending
Be advised this article contains spoilers for Kingdom Hearts III. Kingdom Hearts III has been out for almost a month now, and some have been wondering if or when the game will receive and post-launch DLC. In an interview with Dengeki PlayStation, director Tetsuya Nomura was asked about possible future updates to the game as well as the enigmatic secret ending. Nomura shares that in previous Kingdom Hearts titles, a Critical Mode was added to the 'Final Mix' version of the game…