Final Fantasy Type-0
12 hours ago.
More of Final Fantasy Type-0's Class Zero, summons featured in new screenshots
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's latest round of screenshots brings the focus back to several more members of Class Zero. Joining a line up 14 characters strong, Eight, King and Sice add even more variety to the playable line up. We also get a look at the game's main antagonist Cid along with Qator Bashtar of the Milites Empire. Summons play a big role in Type-0, where players must sacrifice themselves to call upon the likes of Ifrit, Shiva and Bahamut…
2 days ago.
Everything you need to know from Hajime Tabata's Reddit AMA
Hajime Tabata took part in his first Reddit Ask Me Anything (AMA) event today, polling fan questions from the community at large on the subject of Final Fantasy Type-0. While the bulk of the "interview" focused on the upcoming remaster, Tabata also took some time to answer a few personal bits before opening the end of the session to a bit of general Final Fantasy and XV topics. Thanks to our friends at Gematsu, the majority of his answers have…
3 days ago.
Here's what Final Fantasy Type-0 looks like compared on PSP to PS4
Final Fantasy Type-0 has had quite the overhaul, as seen in a new comparison video Square Enix broadcast during tonight's Active Time Report. The video switches back and forth from the original PSP version to the updated PS4 remaster, allowing for a look not only at various locations within towns and battle areas but also our first real look at Orince's world map and Real Time Strategy (RTS) segments that take place during the story. Check it out below. Thanks,…
3 days ago.
Watch the latest Tabata's Active Time Report right here
Square Enix has posted their latest Active Time Report broadcast from the North American side of things, giving fans a further look at Final Fantasy Type-0 HD from the view of director Tabata himself along with a few members from the marketing team. We'll have the full details following the video. Watch it below: …
3 days ago.
Orience News: Combat Special – Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Trailer
Square Enix released the second part of Orience News today, which focuses on the combat of Type-0 HD. Focusing on Class Zero, the video takes a closer look at their styles and techniques as it studies their key methods of combat - including party-based combat, unique abilities, magic and summoning. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD is set to release on PS4 and Xbox One on March 17th in North America, Japan and Australia on the 19th and March 20th in Europe. Watch…
4 days ago.
Final Fantasy XV, Final Fantasy Type-0 HD in Famitsu this week
Both Final Fantasy XV and Final Fantasy Type-0 HD return to Famitsu's magazine circuit this week, and while we've not much in the way of new information both sets provide a further few screenshots than what was in both Jump and VJump already. Specially, the few pages on Type-0 continue coverage on the game's playable summons and characters including King, Eight, and Sice as well as a look at the main antagonist, Cid. On Final Fantasy XV, the finer details…
6 days ago.
Tabata's Reddit AMA is on Friday, limited to Final Fantasy Type-0 questions
Square Enix sent us a reminder today about Final Fantasy Type-0 HD director Hajime Tabata's upcoming Reddit As Me Anything (AMA) scheduled for later this week. Beginning Friday January 23rd at 10:00AM PST (1PM EST), fans are being encouraged to stop in with their questions specific to the upcoming remaster. Fans looking to have the latest answered on Final Fantasy XV, however, are being asked to withhold those questions for now as Tabata would like to focus on Type-0 for…
6 days ago.
Join Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's Active Twitter Battle
Square Enix is teaming up with Amazon.com for an all-new mini-game in preparation for the launch of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD. Dubbed "Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Twitter Battle," the company's latest initiative brings the classic Final Fantasy battle system to the social media scene as fans pair up with members from Class Zero to defeat varieties of enemies. Amazon promises fans can learn more about each character as well as their fighting abilities all in an effort to win fantastical…
6 days ago.
Square Enix Presents to host Tabata's Active Time Report on Thursday
Square Enix America will be holding a special broadcast this Thursday with Hajime Tabata, they've announced today. Airing on their own YouTube channel, at 8PM PST (11PM EST), it seems the topic will be focused on Final Fantasy Type-0 HD based on the image provided on the series official Twitter account. Tabata is currently visiting the U.S. to promote Type-0 ahead of his scheduled Reddit AMA session the following day at 1PM EST. There, Tabata is said to be answering…
1 week ago.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Final Fantasy XV Demo Japanese Commercial Released
Square Enix released the first Japanese commercial for Final Fantasy Type-0 HD and Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae online today. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD is set to release in North America on March 17th, Japan and Australia on the 19th and March 20th in Europe. Watch the video below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?app=desktop&persist_app=1&v=ySlGBq-My1A…
1 week ago.
The ESRB explains why Final Fantasy Type-0 HD has a Mature rating
Final Fantasy Type-0 is being billed as one of the more "mature" entries to the series and given its violence and blood content, it's no surprise the Entertainment Software Ratings Board (ESRB) has labeled it as such. A quick look over on their official site gives us some insight into exactly why they've chosen to rate it that way, making the game the first Final Fantasy to receive the big "M." As usual, there may be possible spoilers, so take…
1 week ago.
Sony bringing Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, Dragon Quest Heroes to Taipei Game Show
Sony Computer Entertainment Japan Asia will be showcasing several key titles during this month's Taipei Game Show with chief among them both Final Fantasy Type-0 HD and Dragon Quest Heroes. According to a press release, both titles will have their own stage events with director Hajime Tabata and Dragon Quest series creator Yuji Horii along with Koei Tecmo’s Kenichi Ogasawara will be appearing for their respective games. The show itself starts on January 28th, however, Dragon Quest Heroes won't be…
4 weeks ago.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD remastered soundtrack detailed
New details have surfaced online following the full release of Takeharu Ishimoto's interview with Famitsu. As the composer of Final Fantasy Type-0, Ishimoto has been hard at work remastering his score in order to give overseas users a definitive experience. Because the budget for this project was small, he ended doing the bulk of the work on his own. The original Type-0 soundtrack was recorded in part at the Sydney Opera House with the staff there but this time Ishimoto…
1 month ago.
Square Enix has updated Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's camera
The camera set up in Final Fantasy Type-0 HD has been at the top of the complaint list for some time with many early previews knocking it for its close positioning and unresponsiveness. To address this issue, director Hajime Tabata promised a fix - the likes of which have finally been implemented and put on display last week at Jump Festa. There, he demonstrated a brief video comparing the old version of the camera alongside the new - which was…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD screenshots, Machina, Rem, the main characters and a look at visual improvements
Square Enix has updated us with several Final Fantasy Type-0 HD screenshots ahead of its March release - detailing many of the game's lead characters as well as the interiors of the Magic Academy Peristylium Suzaku. It's easy to see the game has had a decent facelift from its PSP brethren. Characters Rem, Queen, Ace and Nine can be seen with new cutscene models and lighting and menus have been updated accordingly. The screenshots also have another look at Type-0's combat,…
1 month ago.
Another look at Final Fantasy XV, Final Fantasy Type-0 HD from Dengeki PlayStation and Famitsu
This week's Dengeki PlayStation and Famitsu both have quite a bit of information on Final Fantasy XV, as well as some new screenshots. While most of the screenshots aren't exactly "new" - the bulk of them simply stills from the latest trailer - there are a couple that were likely cut due to time and possible spoilers. We’ve got a few of the new shots out of the magazines for you below. Most of the other information in these articles, including…
1 month ago.
A pair of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD boxarts for the west
We're just under three months out from the worldwide release of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD and Square Enix has decided to reveal the standard version official boxarts fans can expect to see on store shelves in March. Unlike the Collector's Edition, which focuses on the Amano-drawn logo against a solid background similar to the original Japanese release, both Western marketing teams have opted for a clean CG visual of Ace. Both PAL and North American editions are virtually the same,…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD's remastered soundtrack to see a blu-ray music release
Final Fantasy Type-0 will be getting the blu-ray music treatment, according to a new mini interview with composer Takeharu Ishimoto in Famitsu this week. According to him, Square Enix is set to release his updated score on the high-data format some time next year - likely in time for the game's release. Ishimoto has been diligently posting the progress of his recording adventures through his own Twitter, and it looks like things have recently wrapped up. The game's original soundtrack spanned…
1 month ago.
Jump Festa 2015: All the news, trailers and more rounded up
Jump Festa has come and gone and with it we've gained a new appreciation for all things Square Enix with brand new looks at several upcoming titles spanning from the Final Fantasy and Dragon Quests series and beyond. Here is everything we covered from the event: Dragon Quest Heroes gets a new promotional video Jump Festa 2015: First trailer for Theatrhythm Dragon Quest Final Fantasy VII: G-Bike Jump Festa 2015 trailer Final Fantasy Worldwide Words Jump Festa 2015 trailer Final Fantasy Type-0 HD…
1 month ago.
Next Tabata's Active Time Report penned in for February
The next time we hear from Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata won't likely be until February 2015. The director mentioned on stream yesterday that January will be a busy month for him, so the next broadcast will likely be after the start of the year. For the next Report, Tabata says he would like to do a sort of video tutorial for both Final Fantasy Type-0 HD and Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae as the former drops a month later…