E3 2015
4 years ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Live Letter E3 2015
We're about watch the kicking off of the e3 Live Lettter, and we'll be liveposting it below! You can watch the stream here: Watch live video from SquareEnixPresents on www.twitch.tv The Live Letter commences! First thing, the new Heavensward Trailer plays They begin by discussing the expected congestion of early access. They're planning to create field instances to reduce server strain. Like housing, this would create different versions of the same area. They haven't said yet whether it is temporary or selectable. Coerthas Western Highlands, Sea of…
4 years ago.
Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ coming to the West, E3 2015 trailer released
Square Enix has announced at their E3 2015 press conference that Kingdom Hearts Unchained Chi will be coming to North America on iOS and Android devices. In Kingdom Heart Unchained Chi, players will uncover story elements from the earliest parts of the series’ history, as well as from the highly-anticipated, upcoming Kingdom Hearts III. For the first time in the series history, players will create their very own Keyblade wielder and adventure through Disney worlds with beautiful and stylized art, while…
4 years ago.
Final Fantasy Portal App announced, a combination news and resources app
The new Final Fantasy Portal app, coming to both iOS and Android, is part news site, part wiki, and part game. Apparently it will update periodically with the latest trailers and announcements, and it contains a variety of information about various games. From the look of things it also includes the Final Fantasy XIV version of Triple Triad, introduced and popularized originally in Final Fantasy VIII. If the little "Game" option in the corner is any indication, there may be…
4 years ago.
Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward Launch Trailer and Key Art
  A new trailer has dropped for Heavensward, with the game's early release period launching in a matter of days and a new Live Letter on its way during Square Enix's Day 3 event listing for E3. Many new pieces of artwork were handed out too, and we have them all here for you below. More information on Heavensward is coming soon. Stay tuned, and please be excited! …
4 years ago.
Square Enix announces a new studio, creating a new IP
Square Enix CEO announced the creation of a brand new studio within the gaming company called "Tokyo RPG Fcatory", which is apparently fully dedicated to the creation of Japanese-style roleplaying games. Their first game, now in development, is called Project SETSUNA, but no real information is available on it just yet. The artwork shown off is fairly varied and we will have gallery of it up ASAP. It was a little difficult to understand Matsuda, but it sounded like the…
4 years ago.
World of Final Fantasy will allow new players to connect to the series
Following up its reveal yesterday, Square Enix took some time during their e3 livestream to discuss World of Final Fantasy and what sort of game it plans on being. The director, Hiroki Chiba, has three major goals. Two of them are fairly simple, to show off a new world and a new kind of gameplay. The game does take place in its very own universe, in a world called Grimoire, and the battle system involves stacking tiny monsters and characters…
4 years ago.
Star Ocean Integrity and Faithlessness gameplay trailer
The 5th installment in the Star Ocean series received a new trailer for E3. The video reconfirms the game's commitment to seamless transition both in terms of combat and world. The developers talked briefly on stage about the game and said one of their goals is to destroy the notion that all JRPGs are movies with periods of gameplay. To that end and in keeping with the seamless goal, it sounds like most of the game's story scenes will be…
4 years ago.
Kingdom Hearts 3 gets a trailer with live gameplay footage
After two years since the announcement of Kingdom Hearts III's development for both PS4 and XBox One, Square Enix have finally shared a new trailer with both a cut scene and what appears to be live gameplay. A scene between the younger selves of Masters Xehanort and Eraqus is shown, playing chess together and discussing the ancient Keyblade War. Xehanort talks about the Book of Prophecy, and the ominous words written on the last page claiming that Darkness would claim…
4 years ago.
New NieR project announced
A new NieR title has been announced, although the game's subtitle is apparently "very much a secret" right now. The game has only just begun production by Platinum Studios, with Yoko Taro as Director and Atsushi Inaba as Producer. Yoko Taro's eccentric costuming choice aside, he spoke of how the new NieR team is made up largely of people who loved the original game and/or were team members on that project. Because of this, he is absolutely not concerned with whether…
4 years ago.
Watch the Square Enix conference here!
At about 10AM PDT (approximately 10 hours away at the time of writing), Square Enix will be launching a live stream of their special E3 conference. This will be done via the Square Enix Presents Youtube channel, but the streaming page itself doesn't seem to be up yet. Tomorrow, before it goes live, we'll add a link right here so people can watch it along with us! As the stream goes on, this article will be updated with a quick list…
4 years ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake announced for PlayStation 4
After many years waiting and watching, it was just announced at the Sony livestream that Final Fantasy VII is being remade, playable first on Playstation 4. Although a release date was not announced, news of the remake's development could not have come at a better time. In 2017 not only will we be celebrating the 20th birthday of the original Final Fantasy VII, but the 30th anniversary of the series. We can all hope they are aiming for release during that auspicious…
4 years ago.
World of Final Fantasy announced for PS4 and PS Vita
A game involving twin brother and sister as the heros, taking place in a chibi artstyle world called Grimoire. The game is coming exclusively to Playstation 4 and Playstation Vita, and during play you will encounter monsters, worlds, and characters from across the universes of the Final Fantasy franchise. More on this game as it develops. E3 Trailer below! …
4 years ago.
Square Enix to hold a dedicated press conference at E3 2015
Mark your calendars for June 16, 2015 as Square Enix has announced that it will host a dedicated press conference at this year's E3 expo in Los Angeles. The press conference will take place at 9:00 AM local time (PST). At this time, no venue has been officially announced for the event. The conference will be streamed on Twitch and YouTube, as well as live tweeted via Square Enix's official Twitter account. Stay tuned to Nova Crystallis for more information on…