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6 days ago.
Final Fantasy's online realms explored in the newest Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call trailer
With Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call due out next week in the West, Square Enix has prepared yet another video chronicling the online worlds of Final Fantasy, found in both Final Fantasy XI and Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. Their inclusion in Curtain Call is a but a small taste of what players of both games love and respect, but the persistent worlds of Vana'diel and Eorzea allow players to realize the rolls of warriors, mages, craftsmen, and adventurers. Theatrhythm…
1 week ago.
The music of Final Fantasy XIII in Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call
Starting today both North American and European fans can sample the upcoming Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call, Square Enix has announced today. The demo will feature two songs – J-E-N-O-V-A (Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children) and Edgar and Sabin’s Theme (Final Fantasy VI) that can be replayed up to 30 times. Additionally, players that download the demo will automatically have more characters unlocked when playing the game at launch. Along with this demo release, a new vignette featuring the music of…
1 week ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX gets one final Japanese trailer
With just under a month to go until the domestic release of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX, Square Enix has today released a final trailer of sorts showcasing each story apart of this PS3 package. Both Kingdom Hearts II and Birth by Sleep see their Final Mix versions remastered into HD, with the cutscenes and battle moments from Re:coded compiled together into a lengthy HD movie. The game itself will hit Japanese shelves on October 2nd. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5…
2 weeks ago.
Six minutes of Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call's Quest Medley mode
A new look at Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call has surfaced today in video form, focusing six minutes of footage on the game's new "Quest Medley" mode. As of the modes that bring out the RPG concepts of the title, Quest Medley mode will allow you to take your selection of player characters on various adventures to gain experience and rewards. It's through this mode that classic monsters and boss enemies from the Final Fantasy series will also be making…
2 weeks ago.
The worlds of Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep HD
Square Enix continues its introductory video series featuring Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX today with a quick look at the various worlds present in Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep - the prequel to the original Kingdom Hearts. Birth by Sleep follows the three stories and perspectives of Terra, Aqua and Ventus as they travel to Castle of Dreams, Deep Space, Olympus Coliseum, Enchanted Dominion, and more. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX is due out in Japan on October 2nd and…
2 weeks ago.
The new features of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX
Square Enix has prepared a new trailer today, bringing together familiar faces and new challenges that await in the upcoming Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. Today's trailer takes a look at all of the little extras found in the collection, including new enemies and bosses like Roxas and the Monster of the Sea, “Monstro” never-before-seen cutscenes like “How it All Began” that offer deeper storylines, new playable episodes like the “Realm of Darkness” and new challenges including “Mushroom XIII” and…
3 weeks ago.
Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Legacy of Music highlights the Ivalice Alliance
The latest Legacy of Music feature focusing on Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call draws attention to the land of Ivalice and the two Final Fantasy titles whose themes accented their darker, more political tales. As the sequel to the original 3DS game, Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call features a wealth of new content including a new Versus Mode where players can battle against each other locally or head-to-head on the Nintendo Network. The game will house around 221 songs and…
1 month ago.
The Disney worlds of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX
Square Enix has released a set of new videos today detailing the various Disney worlds found within the games of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX. Players will be able to explore Agrabah (Aladdin), Atlantica (The Little Mermaid), Beast’s Castle (Beauty and the Beast), Port Royale (Pirates of the Caribbean), Disney Castle, Timeless River (Steambot Willie), Halloween Town (The Nightmare Before Christmas), Pride Land (The Lion King), Olympus Coliseum (Hercules), The Land of Dragons (Mulan), Space Paranoids (Tron), and 100 Acre…
2 months ago.
Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Legacy of Music campaign continues with the SNES era
The latest vignette in Square Enix's Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call "Legacy of Music" series highlights the titles from the 16-bit era of gaming found on the Super Nintendo. Ushered in by Final Fantasy IV, the franchised delved more into the realm of powerful story telling and multi-faceted characters characters who experienced real-world choices and problems in their daily lives. This generation of Final Fantasy also saw the introduction of the Active Time Battle System, which gave a bigger sense…
2 months ago.
Square Enix begins Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call Legacy of Music Campaign
Square Enix is offering up a new video series dedicated to Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call starting today with the goal of showcasing the musical history of the Final Fantasy series. The first vignette takes a look at themes from Final Fantasy, Final Fantasy II and Final Fantasy III along with each game's environments and cast of characters. As a sequel to the original 3DS game, Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call features a wealth of new content including a new…
2 months ago.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX compared against the original PS2 version
Square Enix has prepared a new video today to showcase the major visual differences between the original version of Kingdom Hearts II and Birth by Sleep and the upcoming HD ReMIX. The trailer shows off several scenes from both games, detailing new improvements in visuals, color pallets and even new character costumes. You can interact with the HD/SD buttons for a more direct comparison as well. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX is due out for PlayStation 3 on October 2nd for…
2 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV Patch 2.3 "Defenders of Eorzea" trailer
Square Enix has released its official trailer for Final Fantasy XIV Patch 2.3 today, detailing the content for "Defenders of Eorzea" arriving on July 8th. Similar to Patch 2.1, players will be returning this time to the Crystal Tower as well as the chance to face off against the primal Ramuh in both Hard and Extreme modes. Additions to PvP are set to include Frontlines in which you'll battle in your Grand Company for contested territory. New main scenario quests,…
3 months ago.
Nearly 10 minutes of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX gameplay footage
The first full English footage of Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX has made its way online today, ahead of the game's E3 showing and its official release date for the west. This latest video takes a look at both Kingdom Hearts II Final Mix and Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep along with several in-game locations showcased in last year's Jump Festa demo. Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 ReMIX will be out in Japan on October 2nd with a western release following…
3 months ago.
Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call E3 2014 trailer
In preparation for E3 next week, Square Enix has readied an all new trailer for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call - now dated and detailed for the West. The trailer includes five acts that highlight some of the game’s unique features, as well as cameo appearances from the over 60 recognizable characters and monsters in the game. Similar to its predecessor, Curtain Call combined both RPG and rhythm game elements, now with new modes allowing players to compete head-to-head with friends…
4 months ago.
Final Fantasy Agito launches next month, gets a new trailer
Square Enix has released a new trailer for Final Fantasy Agito titled "Cherry Blossom," while revealing the mobile game title will finally release some time next month. While short, the trailer takes a look at battles, dialogue, the map, equipment, Crystal Gacha (Gachapon) and more. Additionally, those who register early for the game will be granted access to the Street Clothes costume option for characters. Those with an understanding of Japanese can do so at Square Enix's Member site here. …
5 months ago.
More Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call tracks revealed
Square Enix have revealed more tracks for the upcoming rhythm spin-off sequel, Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call. The already sizable soundtrack will be further populated by tunes from Chocobo's Dungeon, Final Fantasy Tactics, the Crystal Chronicles series, both Dissidia games, and Mystic Quest. The new tracks include: Final Fantasy Mystic Quest Battle 1 (BMS) Battle 2 (BMS) Final Fantasy Tactics Trisection (BMS) Antipyretic (BMS) Ultema The Nice Body (BMS) Prologue Movie (FMS) Bland Logo ~ Title Back (EMS) Final Fantasy X-2 Yuripa, Fight! No. 1 (BMS) "Let Me Blow You a Kiss."…
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV launches on PS4 today, gets a new trailer
Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn makes its way to the PlayStation 4 for all users starting today and Square Enix has prepared a special launch trailer in celebration of it. Whether you're new to the game or an existing PS3 or PC player, the PS4 version offers up high-definition visuals, Remote Play via the PlayStation Vita, DualShock 4 controller touchpad support, player content sharing and mouse and keyboard play capabilities. Those with a PS3 service account can upgrade to…
5 months ago.
Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call music works vol. 2, new Japanese demo released
Starting from today those with a Japanese 3DS can download the second demo for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy Curtain Call, ahead of its April 24th release date. This new trial version includes two songs - Edgar & Mash's Theme (FFVI) and Those Who Fight Piano Version (FFVII Advent Children). Additionally, Square Enix has released a 26 minute video featuring more music from the game, specifically from Final Fantasy VIII through Final Fantasy XIV. The game itself will feature music and characters from…
5 months ago.
Final Fantasy XIV gets a new TV commercial in Japan
Square Enix has released a new Final Fantasy XIV commercial for the Japanese market, marking a week ahead of the worldwide release of the game on PlayStation 4. Featuring a "run through Eorzea," the brief spot shows a look at the game's world as well as the various primal challenges adventurers can encounter including the newly introduced Leviathan from Patch 2.2. The PS4 beta ends later tonight, but early access for those who pre-ordered will begin later in the…
5 months ago.
The Art of Final Fantasy X|X-2: Live Art Demonstration Video
In celebration of the launch of Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster in North America, both art director Yusuke Naora and producer Yoshinori Kitase took to the gallery celebration's opening ceremony held a couple weeks ago in Alhambra, California. Following a day of many visitors and prize giveaways, Naora preformed a live art demonstration - creating a one-of-a-kind piece of work to be auctioned off for charity. While we normally write stories about saving the world, I wondered if there was…