Videos
4 days ago.
Take a drive with Final Fantasy XV: new gameplay, screenshots and artwork from PAX
Square Enix has released a wealth of new media this morning, further confirming Final Fantasy XV will launch some time in 2016. During an Active Time Report this past weekend at PAX Prime, the company shared new information on the game including concept art and screenshots, giving players a glimpse at Caem, a secret outpost near the sea that acts as a port for traveling between continents, as well as a closer look at the game’s driving features. Additionally, fans were…
6 days ago.
PAX Prime 2015: Hitman Showstopper level gameplay video released
At the end of the "Art of Hitman" panel at PAX Prime, IO Interactive revealed a playthrough video of the "Showstopper" level set in Paris. Most of these gameplay scenes were previously shown to Gamescom visitors only, but they are finally available for everyone. It nicely showcases the advanced level design, which is described as a "Swiss cheese", because there are so many opportunities to enter, traverse or manipulate the locations. The video also demonstrates the capabilities of the new graphics…
6 days ago.
Just Cause 3: Destruction dev diary and island sweepstake
In the second dev diary of Just Cause 3, the team discusses the way destruction is handled in the game. The developers point out that any detail of the player created chaos in JC3 is a reward for your interactions in the game world. Finding the right balance between realism and surreal visuals are crucial for a fun gameplay experience. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GIyltnvn8c8 The second video invites US fans to a challenge. Preorder the game, get the Day One Edition and cause as much destruction…
1 week ago.
Dragon Quest Heroes "The Heroes You Know" trailer
Square Enix has released a new trailer today for Dragon Quest Heroes - taking a look at the game's cast of characters both original and classic Dragon Quest alike. Those heading to PAX Prime this weekend can test their skills against the Gigantes battle demos, located at Square Enix's booth (#3646) and pick up a free slime-themed fan as well as a visit to the Slime Wall to smash slime bubbles. Dragon Quest Heroes will launch exclusively for PS4 in…
4 weeks ago.
GC 2015: Watch Noctis fight Final Fantasy XV's version of Malboro
Square Enix has uploaded a high quality version of the footage debuted at Gamescom the other day depicting Final Fantasy XV's version of the classic Malboro from throughout the series. The video shows off Noctis and crew as they investigate a new swamp location set in the second half of the game. Final Fantasy XV has been hinted to launch some time in 2016. Director Hajime Tabata is expected to share when fans can expect an announcement of the release date…
4 weeks ago.
GC 2015: Watch the Final Fantasy XV Active Time Report here
The next Active Time Report for Final Fantasy XV will be held live at Gamescom 2015 on Square Enix' booth stage later today. According to Square Enix Germany, the livestream will last more than an hour and can be watched live on Twitch. You can return to this site at 18:00 CEST/09:00 PDT and watch the ATR on the player below:. Watch live video from SquareEnixPresents on www.twitch.tv The direct link to the Square Enix channel on Twitch is http://www.twitch.tv/squareenixpresents After the new trailer today, we…
4 weeks ago.
GC 2015: Final Fantasy XV "Dawn" trailer online
Square Enix has released the latest trailer for Final Fantasy XV, kicking off the much promised marketing machine for the full game ahead of Gamescom where a wealth of content is expected throughout the week. Titled "Dawn" the trailer sheds new light on the game's story beats along with new scenes set 15 years prior to the events of the main game - specifically the bond between young Noctis and his father, King Regis. In a matter of days, the Kingdom of…
1 month ago.
A look at Final Fantasy XIV's new raid, Alexander
Final Fantasy XIV's next bit of raid content is drawing near, with the first stage of Alexander pushed two weeks after the launch of Heavensward to give players enough time to enjoy the story and level their characters appropriately. Now, Square Enix is ready to show us what the game's next high-end raid will be like - with the normal mode expected to release some time this week, allowing players to enjoy the story integrated more into the main scenario: …
3 months ago.
Square Enix releases a new Luminous Studio 1.5 Tech Demo
The video, sitting at just over 5 minutes, shows off some of the lighting capabilities and methods for creating situations within the Luminous Studio engine. Specifically, it's more like a Developer Diary for Final Fantasy XV, with various team members discussing the lengths they went to in order to create realistic lighting, particle effects, and spaces within the game. For example, in order to create the cave scene from Episode Duscae, they had team members explore an actual tight-fit cave in…
3 months ago.
Introducing Nobuo Uematsu's Dragonsong, the main theme of Heavensward
Square Enix revealed the main theme song for Final Fantasy XIV: Hevensward today ahead of its latest Letter from the Producer Live broadcast where producer/director Naoki Yoshida shared the latest information on the upcoming expansion. The theme - titled "Dragonsong" - was composed by Nobuo Uematsu and featured the vocal talent of Susan Calloway who previously contributed to the main theme "Answers" for both Final Fantasy XIV 1.0 and A Realm Reborn. Square Enix has released the song in full…
3 months ago.
Here's some PS4 Final Fantasy X HD Footage
Square Enix is unleashing Final Fantasy X & X-2 HD Remaster for PlayStation 4 this week, and we've captured a little bit of footage from the new PS4 version of the former game just to give an idea of how it performs. The truth of the matter is it's largely the same, with similar (but allegedly slightly tweaked) character models and textures around the world of Spira, while the menus look as snazzy and as smooth as they did in the…
4 months ago.
Square Enix highlights Final Fantasy XV Episode Duscae in new trailer
Square Enix has released a new trailer for Final Fantasy XV which highlights the main parts of the demo. If you haven't played the demo and you do plan to play it eventually, you might want to hold off as it spoils a few key moments including the summon. The rest of it, however, is fairly harmless. After allowing fans to share their thoughts on the demo through recent surveys, the company is also set to hold a player feedback…
4 months ago.
Dissidia Final Fantasy Special Trailer & Arcade/PS4 Comparison Video
Square Enix has officially uploaded a couple trailers for Dissidia Final Fantasy for arcades, which premiered at the closed conference in Japan a few days ago. The first video is a full-length trailer which shows off a bit of gameplay as well as the new Midgar stage players will be able to fight in. The second is a comparison video that shows you how the game looked on its original TypeX arcade board hardware and its new PlayStation 4…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV: Flames of Truth cinematic extends the events of A Realm Reborn's opening
Following today's Heavensward reveal, Square Enix has made public for the first time an extended version of A Realm Reborn's lengthy opening video and titled it "Flames of Truth" as it recounts the events that take place after the Warrior of Light is transported to the current timeline in Eorzea. Part of this cinematic was originally shown when the player completed the Final Coil of Bahamut Turn 3 (Turn 12) as they uncovered the truth and ultimate fate of a…
4 months ago.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Announcement Trailer
Following yesterday's leak and subsequent announcement as the cover story for GameInformer magazine, Square Enix has revealed the first official trailer for Deus Ex: Mankind Divided. This latest entry in the franchise is a direct sequel to 2011's Deus Ex: Human Revolution, with Adam Jensen returning as the main protagonist. Starting a few days ago, the publisher launched an ARG livestream teasing the game, ending with the announcement trailer, which you can check below. Square Enix states that the release date will be…
5 months ago.
Bravely Second's opening movie sure is something
Square Enix Japan just put out the opening cinematic movie for Bravely Second, the sequel to Bravely Default: Flying Fairy, winner of or sister site, RPG Site's 'Best Small Screen RPG' of 2014. The opening sure is an interesting one, swapping the rustic, old-school RPG style of the original game for a slickly edited J-Pop blasting showcase of CG. Check out the trailer below. …
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD RTS/Strategy walkthrough
Did you know that Final Fantasy Type-0 HD has little Real Time Strategy segments? Well you do now because I just told you! Not only that, Square Enix Plays is back today as UK Community Manager walks players through the game's world map and strategy skirmishes this time. These special missions involve Class Zero as they and other Rubrum forces fight off invaders and march forward to take scattered towns from enemy nations by bolstering your troops. Final Fantasy Type-0…
5 months ago.
Mevius Final Fantasy "First look" Trailer Released
Square Enix has released the first video for Mevius Final Fantasy today, their upcoming "console-level" title for smart devices. The trailer gives you a first look at the combat system, some of the monsters, character classes and a moogle in a style highly resembling that of the Final Fantasy XIII series. The game is played through a simple taping of the screen to initiate battle and players can switch between various job-types such as Black Mage and Ranger. Mevius Final Fantasy…
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Gameplay Overview trailer
Square Enix has shared a new video and some screenshots today highlighting the English version of Final Fantasy Type-0 HD with a gameplay overview. The video offers up a good variety of what fans can expect including gameplay, cutscenes, a look at the world map and more. The trailer features: The history and environments of the war-torn Kingdom of Orience The fourteen brave young warriors of Class Zero The action-packed battle system, with customizable magic spells The ability to summon fearsome monsters known as Eidolons Square…
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HD Deuce, Jack and Seven character overview videos
Square Enix has uploaded three new character overview videos today to the official Final Fantasy Type-0 HD website, this time focusing on Class Zero members Seven, Jack and Deuce. As just a handful of the 14 characters playable in the full game, each one is showcased with their visual improvements for the HD version in both gameplay and cutscene actions. Final Fantasy Type-0 HD is releasing in NA on March 17th, Japan and Australia on the 19th and in Europe on…