Final Fantasy XII
3 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age launch trailer highlights HD visuals
Square Enix Japan has uploaded a launch trailer celebrating the worldwide release of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. Equipped with remastered HD graphics and soundtrack, The Zodiac Age features an updated gambit system along with the brand-new Zodiac Job System, which overhauls the original License Board system and gives players the ability to develop two of 12 jobs for each character. Add in speed mode, auto-save functionality, and shortened loading times and you've got yourself one of the best HD…
3 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Review
The road to a high-definition version of Final Fantasy XII has been a long one but it's finally here. Square Enix's release of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age brings the modern classic to a new era and with it, perhaps a chance for redemption in the eyes of fans who may have passed it up the first time around. Getting right into it, The Zodiac Age is a hefty package for the price. For the first time, Western players are…
3 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age “Official Broadcast Vol. 3” livestream dated for June 27
Square Enix is set to host its third official Japanese livestream for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age on June 27 at 8:00 PM JST (3:00 AM PT) via YouTube and Niconico. Much like the first and second broadcast, this live event will once again feature producer Hiroaki Kato with guest voice actor Kouhei Takeda (Vaan) and voice actress Kozawa Marina (Penelo) attending. The program is designed to provide viewers an introduction to the remastered RPG, while also sharing some stories…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age screenshots show off Hunts, Quickenings, and Espers
Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age will be out in North America on July 11th, and today, Square Enix shared new screenshots of the game's hunt system, Mist Quickenings, and Summoning. Hunts Face down notorious beasts across Ivalice with the Hunt system. By accepting them through Clan Centurio, you'll be tasked with slaying enemies of various difficulty levels throughout your journey. First, you'll need to accept the hunt, talk to the quest-giver, kill the quarry, and return to said quest-giver for a…
4 months ago.
New Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Story Trailer
A new trailer for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age was just released showing off some of the story to get you ready for the journey ahead. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=25M5rVtrWYI Details from the video description: Enter an Era of War. Fight for Freedom. Embark on Adventure. Experience the intrigue of FINAL FANTASY XII’s story like never before with enhanced high-definition graphics and the Zodiac Job System, allowing players to pick two of 12 jobs in a character progression system first introduced in the Japan-only release,…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age trailer introduces the Gambit System
Square Enix has gone live with a brand new trailer for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age that focuses on the Gambit System; the infamous combat system which utilizes customizable AI “gambits” to let players to adapt to any situation during battle. Players can also freely develop their characters and tactics with the all-new Zodiac Job System, which allows each character to battle as two of 12 unique and beloved jobs. Check it out: https://youtu.be/ba3SJ2E0pDE Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is set…
4 months ago.
Get to know Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age in another 120 seconds
Square Enix has gone live with a second video for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age that gives fans an overall taste of the HD remaster in 120 seconds. The trailer below treats viewers with a quick introduction of the game's main cast of characters and "Gambits" gameplay system. If you missed out on the first video, check here to give it a watch. Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is set to release for PlayStation 4 on July 11 in North…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age sample videos feature “Ashe's Theme”, "Flash of Steel" and “The Archadian Empire”
Square Enix has gone live with another set of sample videos, featuring in-game footage and background music from Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. For this round, viewers are treated with rearranged tracks of "Ashe's Theme", "Flash of Steel" and “The Archadian Empire”. Click the following links to view the other sample videos: “The Dalmasca Estersand” and “Streets of Rabanastre” “Penelo’s Theme” and “Boss Battle” The clips below are designed to promote the Blu-ray release of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Original Soundtrack which…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age “Official Broadcast Vol. 2” livestream dated for May 25
Square Enix is set to host its second official Japanese livestream for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age on May 25 at 8:00 PM JST (3:00 AM PT) via YouTube and Niconico. Like the first broadcast, this live event will once again feature producer Hiroaki Kato with guest voice actor Kouhei Takeda (Vaan) and voice actress Kozawa Marina (Penelo) attending. The program is designed to provide viewers an introduction to the remastered RPG, while also sharing some stories and “secrets” behind…
4 months ago.
Here's another round of screenshots from Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
Square Enix has gone with live with a plethora of screenshots from Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, featuring locations, characters and gameplay systems. The locations featured in the batch include the Kingdom of Dalmasca and Royal City of Rabanastre, the Skycity of Bhujerba, the Archadian Empire and Imperial City of Archades, and Rozarrian Empire. The following screenshots also gives us a look the game's License Board and Gambit Slots, as well as its many races including the Humes, Viera, Moogles,…
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age sample videos feature “Penelo's Theme” and “Boss Battle”
Square Enix has gone live with another round of new sample videos, featuring gameplay footage and rearranged music from Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. For this set, viewers are treated with a taste of "Penelo's Theme" character music as well as the game's ever motivating "Boss Battle" theme music. The videos below were made to promote the game's original soundtrack release which is due to release on July 19, 2017. Enjoy: Penelo's Theme https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3iG-w21Hql8 Boss Battle https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WzPaVbsko8Y Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is set to…
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age sample videos feature "The Dalmasca Estersand" and "Streets of Rabanastre"
Square Enix has gone live with two new sample videos, featuring gameplay footage and rearranged music from Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. Released as part of promoting the game's original soundtrack release, the clips below treats viewers with a refreshing look at the blazing hot "Dalmasca Estersand" as well as the grand "Streets of Rabanastre". Check it out: Streets of Rabanastre https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VEWhPAWgaFE The Dalmasca Estersand https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rNmbusFgf3A Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is set to release for PlayStation 4 on July 11 in North America…
5 months ago.
Get to know Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age in 120 seconds
Square Enix has released a new video for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, giving fans an overall taste of the HD remaster in 120 seconds. The trailer takes a look at characters and locations along with new features such as orchestrated background music, high-speed mode, the auto-save feature and more. This video comes hot on the heels of a new cinematic trailer and 35 minutes of gameplay shown off during a recent livestream. Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is set…
5 months ago.
Here's 35 glorious minutes of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
During the game's first official livestream, Square Enix was generous enough to show off 35 whopping minutes of gameplay from Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age featuring combat, exploration and an in-depth look at some of its other gameplay systems. UPDATE: NeoGAF user "Rad-" has translated some of the main highlights from the live show, particularly the key gameplay changes made for the HD remaster. View them below: Licenses are now "shared" meaning if players unlock one license for party members in…
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age "Spring 2017" trailer
Square Enix has uploaded a new trailer featuring Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. Due out on July 11 in North America, the high-definition release features several modern enhancements along with Western fan's first look at the Zodiac Job system. The PlayStation 4 remaster is based on Final Fantasy XII International Zodiac Job System and features the usual tricks to expect from a HD revamp. These include higher resolution character models, cut-scenes and backgrounds plus higher-quality audio from what was found…
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age "Official Broadcast Vol. 1" livestream dated for April 26
Square Enix is set to host its first official Japanese livestream for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age on April 26 at 8:00 PM JST (3:00 AM PT) via YouTube. The live event will feature producer Hiroaki Kato with guest voice actor Kohei Takeda (Vaan) and voice actress Kozawa Marina (Penelo) attending. While the program is purposed to provide viewers an introduction to the remastered RPG, Square Enix will also share the story and "secrets" behind the production of the original…
6 months ago.
Get a better look at Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age with these screenshots
Square Enix has released a batch of new screenshots featuring Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. In the gallery below, we see the main cast fending off against fearful-looking foes that run rampant throughout the world of Ivalice. Viewers are also treated with close-up shots of characters like Penelo, Ashe and Vaan which takes place during in-game cutscenes. The PlayStation 4 remaster is based off Final Fantasy XII International Zodiac Job System and features the usual tricks to expect from a HD…
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Original Soundtrack due out July 19
Square Enix has released a new trailer, detailing the Original Soundtrack release for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. Due out in Japan on July 19, this Blu-ray music release features composer Hitoshi Sakimoto's updated take on Final Fantasy XII's massive score. As with Square Enix's other BD music releases, fans will have the option to load the MP3s off the disc using a supported media player. Watch the trailer featuring scenes from the game below. …
7 months ago.
World of Final Fantasy's Balthier Champion Summon DLC due out March 23
World of Final Fantasy is set to add Final Fantasy XII's Balthier starting March 23, Square Enix announced today. The leading man will be available as a free download and join the roster of Final Fantasy series Champion Summons. See Balthier, along with his original voice actor, in action below. …
7 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age gets two special editions
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age sees itself gain a Collector's and Limited Edition when it launches in North America on July 11. Available exclusively through Square Enix's online store, the Collector's Edition is priced at $199.99 and comes packed with the game housed in a CE-exclusive steelbook, original soundtrack, six art cards and a set of Judge Magisters bust statues. The CE also includes a digital code to unlock the original soundtrack BGM in the game. Additionally the company confirmed a…