Final Fantasy XII
2 months ago.
Here's 16 glorious minutes of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
If the recent Tokyo Game Show trailer didn't quench your thirst for the game, the folks over at Gamespot have uploaded 16 whopping minutes of never before seen gameplay footage of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. In the video, fans are treated with a refreshing look of the forested region of Salikawood, and the Phon Coast with each location updated with high-resolution textures and re-orchestrated music to top it all off. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Sx-Qoee-0Bw Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is due out…
2 months ago.
Another look at Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
Final Fantasy XII's HD version is just around the corner. While we've not a concrete release date as of yet, Square Enix seem keen on showing the game off whenever they can. This past week at EGX 2016 PlayStation Access had a short demo on stream, featuring 22 minutes of cutscene and battle system gameplay. We've linked their official video below. Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is due out in 2017 for PlayStation 4. …
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age previewed in new screenshots, extended trailer
Square Enix has released a batch of new screenshots detailing the visual improvements of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. Additionally, fans can take a look at a new trailer out of TGS featuring additional scenes - including some of the newly re-mastered visuals and environments as well as gameplay in action This version of XII is based off Final Fantasy XII International Zodiac Job System and will feature the usual tricks to expect from a HD remaster. These include higher…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII TGS 2016 trailer details The Zodiac Age
Square Enix has released a new trailer for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age out of TGS today. During the week, the game will see its first playable hands-on in Japan as well as a special stage event featuring various staff who will share stories about development of the original release. …
3 months ago.
Playable Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts and more headline PAX West
With PAX West due to take over Seattle next week, Square Enix has revealed full details on their playable lineup at the show. Along with Final Fantasy XV, fans can check out public booth demos for Dragon Quest Builders, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, World of Final Fantasy, Hitman, Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Rise of the Tomb Raider: 20 Year Celebration, and Valentino Rossi: The Game. Final Fantasy XV in particular will have…
3 months ago.
Square Enix panels take over PAX West next month
Square Enix is returning to PAX West this year with a number of panels ranging from Final Fantasy to Deus Ex. We've pulled all the current information featured on the event app for you below, which features a few brief notes on what to expect. As always, panel programming is subject to change so keep checking back as we get closer to the show. Friday, September 2 11:30AM-12:30PM - Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Developer Panel Join director Takashi Katano and…
5 months ago.
Revisiting an old friend: Hands-on with Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
After years of pestering and pleading, Square Enix finally announced a remastered release for the oft underrated Final Fantasy XII, due out for PlayStation 4 some time next year. I was filled to the brim with excitement; watching the announcement trailer and reading all the noteworthy improvements for the game had me on the edge of my seat - it was finally FFXII's time to shine. This revamped version is based off Final Fantasy XII International Zodiac Job System and includes higher resolution…
5 months ago.
Square Enix at Japan Expo: Final Fantasy, Kingdom Hearts and more playable
Square Enix France has revealed their playable and stage lineup for Japan Expo - set to run from July 7 to July 10 at the Paris-Nord Villepinte Exhibition Center in Paris, France. During the show, attendees can get their hands on the following playable demos: Final Fantasy XV Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Dragon Quest Builders Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue World of Final Fantasy Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness I am Setsuna Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Additionally, Square Enix will hold special events focusing on…
5 months ago.
E3 2016: All the news, stories and more rounded up
There's no doubt E3 2016 was one of Square Enix's biggest showings in recent memory. With a booth packed to the brim with playable demos, lengthy new trailers and a few exciting announcements the company is on track to deliver a banner year. There’s quite a bit to digest – the staff put in their hardest here – but there’s more to come in just a few short months between Gamescom, Tokyo Game Show and PlayStation Experience. Should you have…
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age gameplay shows off brand-new features
New gameplay has surfaced for Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age, an HD remaster of Final Fantasy XII -- specifically the International Zodiac Job System version of the game that never released in North America. Not only do the new features of that re-release make an appearance in The Zodiac Age, but brand new features have been added as well. In the footage below, we get a look at the high-speed mode that's been tweaked for this release for greater control,…
6 months ago.
Balthier, Gabranth added to Final Fantasy XII Play Arts Kai lineup
Square Enix has revealed a pair of new Play Arts Kai today, hot on the heels of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age - announced earlier today and due out next year. Both Balthier and Gabranth figures will be joining the recently released Fran later this year. Balthier is set for September 2016, retailing for 12,800 yen (around $120 USD). His figure includes a gun, multiple hands and a figure base along with his famed sky pirate attire. Gabranth will be…
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age announced for PlayStation 4
UPDATE: Square Enix has confirmed Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age will be making its way to the West as well exclusively for PlayStation 4. As an added bonus, the game will be made playable on the E3 2016 show floor. The company has also released an English version trailer, which we've linked along with an official run down of the game's features and staff listing below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vfa3OIyrfN0 This version of XII, which has been rumored for what feels like forever in numerous ways,…
1 year ago.
Update: Distant Worlds conductor claims a Final Fantasy XII "Remake" is underway
Update 08/03: Distant Worlds conductor Arnie Roth has clarified on the official Distant Worlds Facebook page that the term 'Remake' was used in error during one of his announcements on stage last week. Original story: An HD version of Final Fantasy XII could finally be under way. During a Distant Worlds concert held on Saturday evening, conductor Arnie Roth let slip that a "Final Fantasy XII Remake" was underway and that it would be "coming out soon" An anonymous source provided Final Fantasy…
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy XII, Kingdom Hearts voice actor Chikao Ohtsuka passes away
Storied voice actor Chikao Ohtsuka passed away on Thursday at the age of 85 due complications with Ischemic Heart Disorder, Aoni Production confirmed today. Ohtsuka - father of Akio Ohtsuka (Metal Gear Solid, Final Fantasy XII, Final Fantasy XIV) - is known for a number of anime roles as well as his work as Cid in Final Fantasy XII and Master Xehanort in Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep. He also played played Maxwell in Tales of Xillia, Eggman in the…
2 years ago.
New Final Fantasy Play Arts prototypes on display at Japan Expo
The latest tradeshow to play host to some of Square Enix's new merchandise is Japan Expo - happening this weekend in Paris, France. Among the company's quest for third party products is several first looks at some of the upcoming Final Fantasy figures, namely from Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children as well as Final Fantasy XII. Joining the lineup at some point in the future is a new version of Cloud, seen unpainted in the photos below. Barret Wallace is also…
2 years ago.
Square Enix still has no plans for Final Fantasy XII HD, says fans need to demand it
Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD was released nearly two months ago to resounding success in Japan, but that doesn't mean Square Enix is ready to commit to a remaster of XII just yet. Speaking with SG Cafe, series producer Shinji Hashimoto explained, when quizzed about Yoshinori Kitase's previous desire to work on a potential FFXII remaster, "At this moment, we do not have any plans . But as Kitase-san has mentioned, if there are a lot of requests from the fans for…
3 years ago.
Final Fantasy XI: Seekers of Adoulin priced and dated for North America
Final Fantasy XI's Seekers of Adoulin now has a date for North America. The fifth expansion in the 10 years long game is scheduled to launch on PC and Xbox 360 on March 26, 2013 - a date that coincides with the Japanese launch revealed earlier this week. The expansion will unfold a new adventure for players as the eighth century came to a close. The Royal Family, in partnership with the Eleven Knightly Orders, has agreed to abolish imperial…
4 years ago.
Piano Collections Final Fantasy XII dated for November 7th
The previous revealed Piano Collections Final Fantasy XII now has a date. VGMDB.net has the scoop, with the album available on November 7th and priced at 2800 yen. A full track listing is not yet available, but some of the tracks included will be: Opening Movie (Theme of Final Fantasy XII) The Dream To Be a Sky Pirate The Royal City of Rabanastre / Town Ward Upper Stratum The Dalmasca Eastersand Theme of the Empire The Skycity of Bhujerba …
4 years ago.
The next Piano Collections album is for Final Fantasy XII
Square Enix has revealed a brand new entry in their Piano Collections series. Six years after release, Final Fantasy XII will see the piano arranged treatment, and is said to be coming soon. The album will be overseen by FFXII composer Hitoshi Sakimoto and will contain several tracks including: Opening Movie (Theme of Final Fantasy XII) The Dream To Be a Sky Pirate The Royal City of Rabanastre / Town Ward Upper Stratum The Dalmasca Eastersand Theme of the Empire The Skycity of Bhujerba Via: i-mezzo.…