Final Fantasy XV
6 hours ago.
Square Enix announces details for Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition and Windows Edition
Square Enix has released details for Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition coming to Playstation 4 and Xbox One, as well as going into spec requirements for the Windows Edition of FFXV coming to Steam, Origin and Windows 10. According to Square Enix, these special editions feature the base game and over 20 game add-ons and DLC. There is new features included in these editions of the game as well, which include an expanded map of Insomnia with new enemies and…
1 week ago.
ESRB rates Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition for PS4 and Xbox One
The Entertainment Software Rating Board has rated 'Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition' for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. While the rating description doesn't provide the specifics for the upcoming title, it's likely the Royal Edition will act as a complete package containing the base game, all software updates and all paid downloadable content released up until this point in time. View the description down below: This is an action role-playing game (RPG) in which players control a prince and his friends as they…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XV Episode Ignis Review
After Episode Gladiolus and Episode Prompto, I wasn't really sure if Final Fantasy XV's post-release scenario DLCs could hit the story mark. Solid gameplay and great soundtracks, but Episode Gladiolus didn't offer much to its titular character and even less to the overall story. Episode Prompto flailed in another direction, burying exploration of his insecurities under a slew of important-sounding but actually-irrelevant plot twists. I felt it was emblematic, in a way, of the mothership game's storytelling stumbles. The multi-player expansion Comrades, which…
1 month ago.
Director Hajime Tabata teases a new gameplay experience for Final Fantasy XV
Hajime Tabata, director of Final Fantasy XV, teased a new game play experience coming to FFXV in this month's issue of Gameinformer, something else that would be coming alongside new story content. "There is also one other thing - a completely new gameplay experience I want to provide to players of XV as well." He told Gameinformer. "I can't tell you what that is yet, though. We're currently thrashing through the plans for that and getting it into shape, so we…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XV Version 1.20 adds character switching; Comrades update includes daily quests
Final Fantasy XV's Version 1.20 update is now live and brings with it the ability to switch characters in battle. By activating abilities in the Technique tree of the Ascension menu, you'll be able to switch to either Gladiolus, Prompto, or Ignis -- each node costs 20 AP to activate. Each party member gains access to the battle style featured in their respective DLC episodes. When a battle concludes, you will automatically return to controlling Noctis. Timed quests have also transitioned…
1 month ago.
Battle giant robots while making dinner in Final Fantasy XV's Episode Ignis DLC
Square Enix has shared a look at some of Ignis's moves in Episode Ignis, a scenario DLC for Final Fantasy XV set to release on December 13th. Here we can see Ignis show off some signature abilities including his throwing daggers infused with elemental magic, using a lance for a high jump attack, and... coming up with "quick recipehs". You can check it out in the video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AlMJpaqtjjo Square Enix also shared a track from the Episode Ignis DLC where you'll square off…
1 month ago.
Here's what switching characters in Final Fantasy XV looks like
A new, free update coming to Final Fantasy XV this December will be the ability to swap to any of the four main characters and directly play as them. In the video below, you can see that Gladiolus, Prompto, and Ignis play with styles introduced in their respective DLC episodes. As far as future updates to the game, director Hajime Tabata shared recently that new content will come throughout 2018, including an Episode Ardyn that will further explore the character. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iooEGd7RooI…
1 month ago.
Composer Yasunori Mitsuda and director Takefumi Terada talk about Episode Ignis, first 3 minutes of the episode revealed
Square Enix has just released a new video where legendary Composer Yasunori Mitsuda and Director Takefumi Terada discuss their inspirations for the three new songs to be featured in Episode Ignis. This next DLC Episode for Final Fantasy XV will focus on the character of Ignis Scientia. More information on this new content was shared during the development team's most recent Active Time Report where they spoke about the length and multiple endings of the Episode. You can watch the interview with Yasunori Mitsuda and Director Takefumi…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XV's entire main party will be playable soon in the main game, Episode Ardyn announced
During the Active Time Report broadcast for Final Fantasy XV, Director Hajime Tabata and Marketing Manager Akio Otsuka provided more information on the future of the game. Final Fantasy XV Comrades will be receiving a new patch on December 12. Patch 1.1.0 will be dedicated to fixing bugs in this multiplayer expansion, such as the inability to level up in some cases, problems with multiple quests, instances in which enemies don’t appear, issues that make progression impossible and more. New content that will be introduced…
1 month ago.
Director of Final Fantasy XV says his new project should start gearing up in 2018
In a recent interview, Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata talked briefly about his upcoming plans for 2018 for both FFXV and his new project. “We’re planning something many fans have requested, and something you really wouldn’t be able to guess.” Tabata said when asked about future DLC for Final Fantasy XV. “We’re currently in the stage of solidifying the content of each one, while also reconstructing our development system. Rather than develop in a rush to put out several things…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XV 1st Anniversary Active Time Report broadcast set for November 29
Square Enix will hold a special Active Time Report broadcast for Final Fantasy XV in celebration of the game's first anniversary. Topics will include the player survey of new content players would like to see, the recent multiplayer expansion Comrades, and the upcoming Episode Ignis DLC. The broadcast will go live at 8:00AM Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday, November 29th. You can find more time zones here. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dkUF_rHF-K8…
1 month ago.
Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV out today for PlayStation VR
Monster of the Deep: Final Fantasy XV is a virtual reality experience based around a fishing adventure Prince Noctis and his friends embark on to face a monster that lurks in the waters of Eos. Exclusive to PlayStation VR, the game will feature a story mode and a "free fishing mode." You'll be able to customize your rod, reels, and lures as well as participate in bounty hunts and tournaments. Note: a PlayStation VR headset and PlayStation Camera are both required…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XV's multiplayer expansion "Comrades" launches today
Available today on the PlayStation Store and Xbox Games Store, Final Fantasy XV's mulitplayer expansion called "Comrades" lets you create your own Kingsglaive member to do battle against the monster hordes that overtake Eos in the later chapters of the mothership game. You'll be tasked with restoring electricity via the power plant in Lestallum, your home base, by collecting meteor fragments that contain energy with them. Various missions will see you unlock various places on the map to explore. Combat has…
2 months ago.
Nobuo Uematsu and Emiko Suzuki talks about their music for Final Fantasy XV: Comrades
In the upcoming Final Fantasy XV: Comrades which will be released tomorrow, the series' legendary composer Nobuo Uematsu will be making music for it, containing vocals from Japanese singer Emiko Suzuki. The emotional new track is called "Choosing Hope", to be featured in the new expansion. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V_cDrD3ReWI…
2 months ago.
Noctis Lucis Caelum is Tekken 7's newest fighter
Final Fantasy XV's crown prince Noctis Lucis Caelum will be the newest DLC character for Tekken 7, revealed by Bandai Namco this evening. The third DLC character for the game, you'll be able to play as Noctis some time in Spring 2018. It also looks like the Hammerhead garage will also serve as a new stage too. In the trailer below we get a tease of the character's debut. Tekken 7 is now available on PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LmWbiMwxmOU…
2 months ago.
Early registration for Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition now available
Square Enix has opened the doors on Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition's early registration today. Those with Android devices can head on over to the Google Play Store to sign-up, gaining access to up-to-date information on the game's release later this Winter. This new take on the Final Fantasy XV story will span ten episodes - all available at launch. The first episode is free, followed by two and three priced at 99 cents each. After that, the cost rises to…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis is arriving on December 13 this year
Unveiled through PlayStation's live conference from Paris Games Week, Final Fantasy XV: Episode Ignis is set to be released on December 13 this year. Yasunori Mitsuda has also been confirmed to be composing for this episode, which if you didn't know, did work for Chrono Trigger, Chrono Cross, and Xenogears. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1AUAhEQa0NU With this episode, fans will finally be able to experience the untold story of Ignis's battle against Leviathan during the events of the main game through his own perspective this time around. The…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Expansion: Comrades delayed to November
Square Enix has quietly delayed Final Fantasy XV's multiplayer expansion to early November. Announced today through the company's Twitter account, they plan on " the best possible experience" through final adjustments. Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Expansion: Comrades was originally slated to release on October 31. Square Enix apologizes for any inconvenience and will confirm the new release date as soon as they can.…
3 months ago.
Final Fantasy XV Version 1.16 adds new story content to Chapter 12
In Version 1.16, available now, Final Fantasy XV is getting new story content in Chapter 12. According to Square Enix, these scenes will include more about the "War of the Astrals" that sets up much of the background of the game's events. In Version 1.15 the game added a Chapter Select, so it won't be necessary to start a whole new playthrough to watch these scenes. Version 1.16 is 4.306 GB. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AY9BI4VJBYk …
3 months ago.
Square Enix considering an additional season pass for Final Fantasy XV; new roadmap in November
A big topic of conversation coming out of this year's TGS is Final Fantasy XV and additional content now planned into 2018. Revealed during the game's final Active Time Report, director Hajime Tabata said the team wanted to create more stories that fill in what fans feel is missing from the main game. Speaking with Famitsu, Tabata provided further details on what this might mean going forward. The first step will be a new roadmap he'd like to release in November…