Final Fantasy VII Remake
1 month ago.
Here's a round of new Final Fantasy VII Remake screenshots
Following E3 2019, Square Enix has shared a wave of new screenshots for Final Fantasy VII Remake including shots of combat, exploration, and cutscenes. In detail, we're given a sharper look at the game's beloved four main characters in action and the iconic locales of Midgar such as Shinra headquarters and the city streets. UPDATE: Square Enix has released new character renders featuring Cloud Strife and Aerith Gainsborough. From Twitter, the company has also provided bits of description relating to the…
2 months ago.
Tetsuya Nomura shares Final Fantasy VII Remake information regarding Honey Bee Inn, dialogue options and more in Famitsu interview
In the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu, Final Fantasy VII Remake director Tetsuya Nomura shared some new information in an interview regarding some interesting additions to the upcoming remake, including dialogue options, new event scenarios and more. Editors Note: An article published by twinfinite.net has translated the Famitsu interview with Tetsuya Nomura in full, and provides further elaboration and context on the tidbits of the rough translations we originally posted from gematsu. We have updated this article to reflect the new…
2 months ago.
Producer Yoshinori Kitase discusses Final Fantasy VII Remake creative choices, vision, gameplay and more in Square Enix blogpost
Yoshinori Kitase, Producer of Final Fantasy VII Remake, has given a brief overview into the Remake project over on the official English website for Square Enix. He provides some insights into a few of the creative choices and briefly talks about what players can expect from the updated gameplay. Also in the blog, Kitase clarifies a bit more on his previous statements regarding the span of FFVIIR games, and reveals that while he and his team are focused on getting the…
2 months ago.
Yoshinori Kitase unsure how many games Final Fantasy VII Remake will span
Jason Schreier, a news editor for gaming website Kotaku, spoke with Final Fantasy VII Remake’s director Yoshinori Kitase, who revealed in an interview that, while Final Fantasy VII Remake is already impressively large, he and his development team are uncertain how many games will span the entire project. “Unfortunately we can’t say anything more about the future games, because we don’t know ourselves.” Kitase had then added that the development team is currently in the process of planning out the scope of…
2 months ago.
Here's the E3 2019 presentation for Final Fantasy VII Remake
During Square Enix's E3 2019 broadcast event, producer Yoshinori Kitase took center stage to share more details about Final Fantasy VII Remake, and following his speech came a galore of glorious gameplay footage and other tidbits. From a breakdown on the combat system to our first look at the Guard Scorpion boss battle, Square Enix didn't shy away to show viewers plenty of the game in action. If you're craving to see it, the folks over at Gamespot have uploaded the…
2 months ago.
Square Enix reveals the main voice cast for Final Fantasy VII Remake
Following the game's showing on the company's E3 2019 broadcast reveal, Square Enix has revealed the main voice cast for Final Fantasy VII Remake due out for PlayStation 4 on March 3, 2020. Looking at the list below, it's confirmed that neither of the original voiceovers from past titles related to Final Fantasy VII will be reprising their roles for the remake. Instead, Square Enix are opting for a whole new voice cast to handle the beloved characters. Check it out: Cloud, voiced…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake reveals new gameplay, Tifa, and special editions
At Square Enix's E3 2019 presentation, Final Fantasy VII Remake producer Yoshinori Kitase took to the stage to detail more about the game. He said remaking the game has allowed them to dive deeper into the world and expand upon it. It includes two Blu-ray discs worth of content. The game uses a hybrid system that fuses action and strategy. Pressing Square will let you attack. You will build ATB with each attack, and when each bar is full you…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake due out March 3, 2020; watch the new teaser trailer
Ahead of the company's E3 2019 broadcast event, Square Enix has dropped a brand new teaser trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake during their 'A Symphonic Reunion' tribute concert, and there's plenty in it to get excited for. For starters, we're finally provided with the full worldwide release date for the long-awaited remake, which is due out on March 3, 2020 for PlayStation 4. Additionally, viewers are also treated with more snippets of juicy gameplay footage and cutscenes. This comes to us…
3 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake Teaser Trailer Analysis
The hype is real! State of Play just debuted Final Fantasy VII Remake for the first time since 2015 (yes it was really that long ago). Since then, there's been virtually no information outside of a few teases and things here and there. However, Nomura said that this year's theme was "7" clearly indicating that Final Fantasy VII would finally be kicking off starting this year. If you haven't seen this trailer yet... what are you…
3 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake gets a teaser trailer; more to come this June
Sony has unveiled a new teaser trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake via their newly "State of Play" broadcast today and it looks glorious. According to game director Tetsuya Nomura via Twitter, most of the plans for the game are already in place in the run-up to its launch. Nomura also promises for more information to release this coming June, which suggests the game may make an appearance at E3 2019. And finally, producer Yoshinor Kitase has shared a message about the…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII – A Symphonic Reunion official concert dated for June 9
For the first time ever, Square Enix will be holding an official concert dedicated to Final Fantasy VII, the company announced. The event will take place on June 9 at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. "Final Fantasy VII – A Symphonic Reunion" will feature a symphonic orchestra and choir of over 100 musicians with a giant HD video projection. The video program will be specially made for the concert to showcase the best moments of Final Fantasy VII's story. Pre-sales tickets…
4 months ago.
Naoki Hamaguchi credited as co-director for Final Fantasy VII Remake
Square Enix has recently updated their official recruitment webpage for the new fiscal year, and a bit of new information has surfaced regarding one of the lead team members working on Final Fantasy VII Remake. Naoki Hamaguchi now holds the title of 'Co-Director' instead of 'Development Leader' for Final Fantasy VII Remake. This suggests that this was done due to the nature of his role on the project as well as his permanent placement within the 1st Development Division (formerly Business…
7 months ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake director and producer teases more news to come in 2019
In the latest Famitsu issue, Final Fantasy VII Remake game director Tetsuya Nomura and producer Yoshinori Kitase were asked to talk about their future projects for 2019, and both of them responded with comments suggesting more news of the remake will be making its way into the coming year. According to the interview, Nomura said his keyword for 2019 is "7" and went on to say that more information will be released. For Kitase, his keyword for 2019 is "long-awaited", stating…
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake development is going well according to Tetsuya Nomura
Director Tetsuya Nomura had the chance to speak briefly on the progress for Final Fantasy VII Remake in the latest issue of Weekly Famitsu, shedding just a little bit of light on the subject of development and providing a tiny bit of information on diving deeper into character stories. Courtesy of gematsu, here are comments Nomura had: “We’re trying to figure out when we will put out the next news release.” “The direction was pretty much decided upon before we changed…
1 year ago.
Nobuo Uematsu is involved with Final Fantasy VII Remake
Producer Yoshinori Kitase has confirmed that longtime and legendary composer Nobuo Uematsu is in fact involved with the development of Final Fantasy VII Remake. According to an excerpt of the interview confirming his inclusion (provided by user @aibo_ac7), Kitase said: Yoshinori Kitase: "I’ve worked on numerous titles with Uematsu-san, and while I’m currently working on the production of Final Fantasy VII Remake, it’s actually been since Final Fantasy X that I directly worked with Uematsu-san. So when I first went to ask…
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake development team consists of mostly new developers and few from original staff
Following a recent job posting to hire additional battle and level planners, Final Fantasy VII Remake Art Director & VFX Director Shintaro Takai sat down with CGWorld to give readers a bit of a retrospective on his work experience with the original title, as well as shared some details on the development team working on the remake. One interesting piece of trivia in the interview is that very few staff members who worked on the original Final Fantasy VII are involved…
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake is striving to "exceed the original"; new job listing reveals development goal
In a recent job listing, Square Enix has revealed additional information on the team's goal and philosophy for the creation of Final Fantasy VII Remake. The company is seeking a Battle Planner for the game, going into detail about how Business Division 1 (the team behind Mobius Final Fantasy and more) are involved with its development, as well as mentioning other notable information. According to the job ad, the development team is pursuing towards a "new creation" that is more than just…
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy VII Remake progress revealed in a new job listing for "core members"
Square Enix has recently put up a new job listing, seeking level planners for Final Fantasy VII Remake. The recruitment message offers information on the role's requirements as well as a progress update on the game's development. View the highlights of the job listing below: A major project of fully remaking Final Fantasy VII on PlayStation 4. Can work in the best development environment! Gain experience in a flat organization, use your talents to your heart’s content. Recruiting core members for the project! Work on a…
1 year ago.
Cloud Strife’s design changed for Final Fantasy VII Remake; Nomura says it's closest to the original
Fans who attended the “Farewell Stories” Final Fantasy 30th anniversary exhibition in Roppongi Hills, Tokyo got a first look at some new screenshots for the upcoming Final Fantasy VII Remake alongside a surprise appearance from director Tetsuya Nomura. The new screenshots were shown exclusively for those who attended the event, so unfortunately there are no images for us to see. However, fans were still able to share some details regarding the screenshots they saw and what the developers had to say…
1 year ago.
A closer look at the concept art for Final Fantasy VII Remake on display at series 30th anniversary exhibit
Thanks to some individuals over on The Lifestream Forums, we now have a closer and higher quality look at some of the concept art for Final Fantasy VII Remake on display at the special “Farewell Stories” exhibition. This limited time event honors Final Fantasy’s 30th anniversary, and is being held at the Mori Arts Center Gallery in Roppongi Hills, Tokyo from January 22 to February 28. These high quality photographs capture some of Final Fantasy VII's memorable scenery, such as a…