Final Fantasy XV
1 day ago.
New Final Fantasy XV update due out May 24
Final Fantasy XV's next planned update will arrive on May 24, Square Enix announced today. While not as substantial as previous updates, this free add-on will introduce several new elements to the game including: a “Stinky Tofu with a Mellow Flavor” food item for Ignis' recipes, a survey focusing on future updates on the title screen, various bug fixes including a bug that would force the game to close on the Timed Quest rankings screen and the winning photo from…
2 weeks ago.
Final Fantasy XV's new Timed Quest is a rush to hunt monsters for the best time
Final Fantasy XV's Timed Quests continue with a new phase that involves a Rush Contest. This time around, you'll need to down four Level 130 Tyraneants and you'll be timed. Your goal here is to get the fastest clear time you can to earn QP (Quest Points) to redeem for various goodies like the fabled Afrojack sword. You can also compete for the best score against players from around the globe by checking out the leaderboards. Keep in mind that the…
3 weeks ago.
The next phase of Final Fantasy XV's Timed Quests brings us a Hunt Contest
Final Fantasy XV's Timed Quests continue with a new phase that involves a Hunt Contest. You'll be able to track down rotating targets in various locations around the kingdom of Lucis to earn QP. This currency can be collected and redeemed for various prizes in the camp menu -- we've listed them below. In this contest you can win yourself the fabled Afrojack sword. You can also compete for the best score against players from around the globe by checking…
3 weeks ago.
Final Fantasy XV's Timed Quests return with an Afrojack-filled fishing contest
Final Fantasy XV's Timed Quests are back with the arrival of Patch 1.09, and this time it's a fishing contest. Catching fish will net you a new currency called QP (Quest Points) which can be used to redeem various rewards for participating in Timed Quests, including the fabled Afrojack sword. You can also compete for the best score against players from around the globe by checking out the leaderboards included. Square Enix has also added a few of Afrojack's songs…
4 weeks ago.
Final Fantasy XV x Terra Battle collaboration event announced
Hironobu Sakaguchi's studio Mistwalker is teaming up with Square Enix for a special collaboration event between the mobile RPG Terra Battle and Final Fantasy XV. Commencing on April 27, the event will introduce Terra Battle with three new quests which includes characters like Noctis, Ignis, Prompto and Gladiolus, as well as familiar enemy types like behemoth and Titan. Players will also have the opportunity to listen to an all new track composed by Nobuo Uematsu titled "Bonds". Completing the new quests…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XV April 27 update includes "Afrosword" collaboration weapon
As part of the April 27 update for Final Fantasy XV, players will be able to acquire the "Afrosword", a DJ-deck themed weapon that changes up the background music to a new song created by artist "Afrojack" when equipped, Square Enix revealed today. The two-handed weapon is up for grabs upon completing one of the game's Timed Quests. Click here to read more about the April 27 update. Catch the Afrosword introduction video below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KMLhcfx1lu8 Final Fantasy XV is now available for PlayStation 4…
1 month ago.
Free Final Fantasy XV update drops on April 27
Final Fantasy XV is set to receive another free update starting April 27. The new update will introduce additional features for PS4 Pro users, including a new image quality mode. This mode will allow for stable framerate and comfortable play. Additionally, subtitles and menu screen size can now be magnified. Timed quests will also start up again, along with a ranking system. Extravagant weapons can be obtained from them. Furthermore, a new sticker has been added for Regalia customization, along with…
1 month ago.
Mobile MMORPG Final Fantasy XV: A New Empire announced
Remember that partnership between Square Enix and mobile game developer Machine Zone? Well it's still happening and the results of their collaboration have been made clear today. A soft launch spotted in New Zealand confirms Final Fantasy XV: A New Empireis the real deal. According to the game's product page, you'll be the hero of your own Final Fantasy XV adventure in this free-to-play MMORPG. Characters such as Noctis and Cindy are available and you'll build up your Empire and train…
1 month ago.
Final Fantasy XV's new "Episode Gladiolus" DLC is a bit of a let-down
Since Final Fantasy XV's launch last November, there have been a multitude of free updates to the game that either add features or have a bit of fun. "Episode Gladiolus," however, is the first paid story DLC that's out after the original box. Two more featuring Noctis's chums are coming too: "Episode Prompto" in June and "Episode Ignis" sometime this year. While a lot of games that employ a similar post-launch DLC structure, FFXV plans to have unique gameplay types based…
1 month ago.
Here's some new screenshots from Final Fantasy XV's March update
Final Fantasy XV's first piece of expanded story content is out now with the release of Episode Gladiolus. Square Enix has sent over some new screenshots showing off what we can expect with the game's March update. Episode Gladiolus includes a new story told from Gladiolus' perspective, showing us what transpired when he left the party during the events of the main game. Players can try out a new combat system that focuses on his block and counterattack play-style using the…
1 month ago.
Check out the teaser trailer for Final Fantasy XV Episode Prompto
With Episode Gladiolus out in the wild, those that have played through the scenario are rewarded with a minute-long video featuring Final Fantasy XV Episode Prompto, the second downloadable story content due out for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One this June. The video, which you can watch below, treats viewers with an updated look of Prompto in thick garments shivering for warmth and struggling for survival within the unforgiving lands of ice and snow. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M502DkOuG9A …
1 month ago.
Watch FFXV's souped-up Ring of the Lucii take down Adamantoise
With the arrival of Patch 1.07, the Ring of the Lucii saw a considerable buff to its previously middling effectiveness. So much so I had to go and try it against the Adamantoise, the biggest bad in the game. It's safe to say I was a little surprised how well it worked. (Note: pulling off Death and Alterna spells does have a low probability rate on this guy, just a heads up.) You can see the buffs in action in the…
1 month ago.
We play through Final Fantasy XV's Chapter 13 "Verse 2"
As part of the March update to Final Fantasy XV, Square Enix has included a "Verse 2" to the game's notorious Chapter 13. Following fan feedback regarding the story and gameplay featured in this section of the game, the team felt it necessary to release a free update that sheds more light on some events that transpire in the later parts of the game. Here you'll be taking control of Gladiolus with gameplay lifted from "Episode Gladiolus", a DLC episode that'll…
1 month ago.
Square Enix shares Final Fantasy XV "March Update" trailer
Square Enix has shared a new video outlining the newest update to Final Fantasy XV, due out March 28. Along with new enhancements to Chapter 13, players can check out the first bit of story DLC with the introduction of Episode Gladiolus. Chapter 13 will add a separate route for Gladio and Ignis after they get split off from Noctis. You’ll see some additional cutscenes that show what took place while Noctis was on his own as well as new scenes…
2 months ago.
Learn the backstory and new features of Final Fantasy XV Episode Gladiolus
Square Enix has put up the official fact sheet for Final Fantasy XV Episode Gladiolus, its first and upcoming downloadable story content due out for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One on March 28. Check out all of the information below: Final Fantasy XV Episode Gladiolus Availability – PlayStation Store, Xbox Games Store Pricing – $4.99 (Season Pass also available for $24.99) Release – March 28, 2017 Future DLC Episode Prompto (scheduled for June) …
2 months ago.
Tracking down Final Fantasy XV's fourth Timed Quest: Midgardsormr and Hvitrormr
Final Fantasy XV's next Timed Quest is now available, and... Snakes... Why did if have to be snakes!? This one will have you up against three Lv. 54 Midgardsormr and two Lv. 78 Hvitrormr just east of the Rock of Ravatogh. Update: Previous timed quests have typically spanned to the start of the next Timed Quest, but the latest (#4) has expired. Note that the date seen here denotes the start of the next quest, not the deadline of the current…
2 months ago.
Tracking down Final Fantasy XV's third Timed Quest: Dread Behemoth
Final Fantasy XV's next Timed Quest is here, and this time it's pitting you against a big guy: Dread Behemoth. Like the previous timed quests, there is a deadline -- you'll need to down these baddies to claim the reward by March 20th, 2017. You can check out our go in the video below: Not gonna lie, this guy is pretty tough. Elemental magic will either be absorbed or nullifed by the Dread Behemoth, so you're going to want to hold off on…
2 months ago.
Here's what's being added to Final Fantasy XV's Chapter 13
Final Fantasy XV's notorious Chapter 13 will see some changes this month. Along with balancing adjustments, the team at Square Enix has been at work on a number of other enhancements based on user feedback. Speaking with Game Informer, producer Haruyoshi Sawatari gave a run down on what we can expect when the new patch launches on March 28. "So before, obviously, it was just Noctis by himself, kind of alone without the powers of his weapon summoning abilities," said Sawatari. "But…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XV Episode Gladiolus PAX East 2017 trailer
Square Enix released a brand new trailer for Final Fantasy XV Episode Gladiolus during a special PAX East 2017 panel today. Viewers are treated with the greatsword-wielding Gladiolus performing a series of devastating attacks against fearsome foes that plague the world of Eos as well as a better look at the different environments players will get to traverse through in the upcoming downloadable story content. Feast it all below: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XHr8DKtmtqU Final Fantasy XV Episode Gladiolus is due to release on March 28 for PlayStation…
2 months ago.
Keiichi Okabe to compose for Final Fantasy XV's Episode Gladiolus DLC
Keiichi Okabe, composer for NieR: Automata, will produce two new tracks for Final Fantasy XV's Episode Gladiolus DLC, Square Enix has revealed during a special PAX East 2017 panel. Specifically, Okabe will work on the episode's theme song titled "Shield of the King" and an arrangement piece of "Battle on the Bridge", a track infamously known as the theme music for recurring Final Fantasy character Gilgamesh. In the announcement video below, Okabe touches on his process in composing the two tracks including…