World of Final Fantasy
6 months ago.
Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary event: all the announcements
Square Enix Japan just wrapped up a special 30th Anniversary Final Fantasy event. FF doesn't turn 30 until December, but the company picked today, FFVII's 20th anniversary, to set out some of their plans for this, a banner birthday year for FF. We've covered some of the announcements elsewhere, but it only seemed right to round up the general announcements from the event under one banner. So - here's what you need to know: FFXV, FFVII Remake and FFXII HD News …
1 year ago.
Terra, Bartz and more confirmed for World of Final Fantasy
Revealed by Famitsu, World of Final Fantasy will be getting three more iconic characters straight from the mainline titles of the Final Fantasy franchise. Bartz Klauser (voiced by Soichiro Hoshi) and Boco (voiced by Kana Hanazawa) from Final Fantasy V, as well as Terra Branford from Final Fantasy VI (voiced by Yukari Fukui), will all be making an appearance in the game. World of Final Fantasy will be hitting store shelves for PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita on October 25 in North…
1 year ago.
World of Final Fantasy's story is over 100 hours long
The latest weekly Famitsu provided a few interesting details about the upcoming PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita title World of Final Fantasy. One such detail mentioned that without side quests and training activities, the story alone for the game will provide over 100 hours of gameplay to players. Among other mentioned details, there are over 200 Mirages in the game (mirages include monsters and eidolons from the Final Fantasy universe), the content of the game is akin to a numbered Final…
1 year ago.
World of Final Fantasy gets a new trailer, release date ahead of E3 2016
Square Enix is kicking off E3 early this year with another reveal ahead of the show. The quirky RPG World of Final Fantasy is up with a new trailer. Fans can catch a glimpse of famous Final Fantasy monsters and heroes as it expands the series universe for the new generation as well as providing a journey for long-time players to enjoy. The game is set to hit North America on October 25 on both PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita and…
1 year ago.
Vivi, Odin, Saver Summons and more detailed for World of Final Fantasy
The latest round of updates for World of Final Fantasy introduce us to the game's antagonists and other characters including the Dark Knight Brendires, his staff officer Sergiwades and a masked woman who could be friend or foe. Additionally, legend characters such as Vivi from Final Fantasy IX and Mirages Odin, Undead Celeb and Descal are being thrown into the mix. Catch all the details along with new screenshots below. Character Introductions Dark Knight Brendires A king with immense power in control of…
1 year ago.
More details about the World of Final Fantasy soundtrack
Since details about the joyful World of Final Fantasy game are quite sparse, we were very happy to sit down with the game's composer Masashi Hamauzu and German pianist Benyamin Nuss in an exclusive interview. Talking with the help of translator Manuel Chillagano, Masashi Hamauzu expressed he is not the kind of composer, who tickles the ivories right from the start. He spends a lot of time planning and thinking about the soundtrack. "Most of the soundtracks I composed were created for…
1 year ago.
New World of Final Fantasy locations, Mirages & gameplay details
Another round of updates to the official World of Final Fantasy website introduces us to new Mirages, locations, and legacy Final Fantasy character cameos. We also learn a bit more about the combat and capturing ecosystem in the game. Final Fantasy series monsters and summoned eidolons appear as Mirages you can recruit by capturing them in battle. In order to do this, you must fulfill specific conditions like using certain items. When a Mirage is able to be captured, it'll glow.…
1 year ago.
Cid and Ultima Weapon added to World of Final Fantasy
In the latest issue of VJump magazine, both Cid (voiced by Showtaro Morikubo) and the Ultima Weapon have been revealed for World of Final Fantasy. In the game, Cid is actually a mech that calls himself a human. He assists the main protagonists by giving them advice with his immense knowledge. Ultima Weapon is a high level entity that gives orders to Mirages (monsters) in the game. Ultima Weapon Cid World of Final Fantasy is scheduled to release on PS Vita and PlayStation…
1 year ago.
Refia from Final Fantasy III revealed for World of Final Fantasy
In the latest issue of Weekly Shonen Jump magazine, Refia (voiced by Yoko Hikasa) from the Final Fantasy III Remake on Nintendo DS was confirmed to be making an appearance in World of Final Fantasy. Refia can be called out to heal your party members health, recover any stunned allies and so on. Directly below her we can see FFVIII protagonist 'Squall Leonhart', who we have seen a few times before. World of Final Fantasy is due out on PSVita and…
1 year ago.
World of Final Fantasy's monster capturing mechanic detailed
The official website for World of Final Fantasy has been updated today following various reveals in Japanese magazines. In addition to new screenshots, the website features a look at the game's world, Mirages - the game's form of monster collecting - and of course the classic Final Fantasy characters that'll be joining the fray such as Quistis from Final Fantasy VIII. World World of Final Fantasy sets our main characters in a world known as Nine Woodshill. From there, they'll travel to…
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy VIII's Quistis Trepe comes to World of Final Fantasy
The latest World of Final Fantasy update is all about Final Fantasy VIII. Alongside Squall Leonhart, Weekly Jump reveals Quistis Trepe will appear as well - voiced by veteran voice actress Miyuki Sawashiro. SeeD's own headquarters will also be making an appearance in the game along with a new character named Chocolatte who is similar in looks to Final Fantasy XIII-2's Chocolina. Voiced by Seiko Ueda, Chocolatte wears a chocobo suit and will appear in various places to sell you…
1 year ago.
Final Fantasy XV, World of Final Fantasy set for Taipei Game Show this month
Update: The Final Fantasy XV presentation is confirmed not to be the January 2016 Active Time Report in a tweet from the game's official Japanese Twitter profile. Additionally, the tweet also states that the contents from the Final Fantasy XV presentation will differ from the contents for the Active Time Report. Original story below as follows Sony Computer Entertainment Taiwan today revealed plans for Taipei Game Show - which is set to run from January 29th through February 2nd this year - and…
1 year ago.
Nomura talks 2016 and beyond in latest Famitsu creators feature
The latest issue of Weekly Famitsu features their annual creators interview on their ambitions for 2016 and beyond - including a few words from Square Enix's own Tetsuya Nomura who teases more information on his titles now in development. As the director of the Kingdom Hearts series and Final Fantasy VII Remake - as well as a character designer for the Final Fantasy series itself - Nomura calls attention to both World of Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final…
1 year ago.
New World of Final Fantasy screenshots, characters and Mirages detailed
Square Enix has released a new batch of World of Final Fantasy screenshots giving us more details on the characters and Mirages - or monsters in the game. For those of you that missed the World of Final Fantasy Jump Festa 2016 trailer, you can watch it here. These screenshots were featured in this week's issue of Famitsu magazine as well, but this is the first time we're seeing them in direct feed. Thanks Gematsu for translating the new information. Characters Lann…
1 year ago.
Watch 20 minutes of World of Final Fantasy gameplay
Square Enix took the stage last night and revealed the first world premiere in-development gameplay footage of World of Final Fantasy during their Jump Festa 2016 events. The video - which we've linked below - features a couple of battles in dungeon known as "Forest of Lights" as main characters Reynn and Lann accompany Final Fantasy X's Yuna and summon Squall from Final Fantasy VIII. The stream also showed off a bit of the game's monster capturing mechanic, which uses items…
1 year ago.
World of Final Fantasy Jump Festa 2016 trailer
Kicking off Jump Festa 2016, Square Enix posted a new trailer for World of Final Fantasy. The trailer shows twin siblings Reynn and Lann as they enter the world of Grymoire to raise classic Final Fantasy creatures as allies. We also get to see more of super-deformed Cloud and Lightning, as well as Yuna and Faris (with her sea-dragon Syldra). World of Final Fantasy is set to release in 2016 on PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. Come back to Nova Crystallis…
1 year ago.
First look at Yuna, Faris and Sherlotta in World of Final Fantasy
In the latest issue of Jump magazine, Square Enix revealed 3 new characters that will be included in World of Final Fantasy. The first chracter you can see on the scan is 'Faris' from Final Fantasy V (voiced by Rie Tanaka), in the middle is one of the more known characters in the FF series, which is 'Yuna' from Final Fantasy X (voiced by Mayuko Aoki) and the third character is 'Sherlotta' from Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time…
1 year ago.
Here's 25 new World of Final Fantasy screenshots
Square Enix has released a new batch of screenshots for World of Final Fantasy today. These screenshots were featured in yesterday's issue of Famitsu and Dengeki Playstation and have since been uploaded to official Square Enix sources. According to a new press release, main characters Reynn and Lann meet a mysterious woman named Enna Kros who guides them into the world of Grymoire. Along the way, the siblings encounter notable characters, locations and monsters familiar to fans of the Final Fantasy…
1 year ago.
TGS 2015: The latest World of Final Fantasy trailer shows off familiar characters
Square Enix showed off a new trailer for World of Final Fantasy during SCEJA 2015 Press Conference, following main characters Reynn and Lann, as they enter the world of Grymoire and encounter familiar characters from the Final Fantasy series. World of Final Fantasy combines classic RPG gameplay mechanics with toy-like visuals. As a brand-new title in the franchise, this game can be enjoyed by both fans and newcomers to the series, according to Square Enix. Capture and raise such familiar…
2 years ago.
World of Final Fantasy Interview with Director Hiroki Chiba
Of the many titles at E3 this year, by far the one with the most charm, and perhaps potential, came from a quirky little spin-off overshadowed by its bigger mainline brothers. World of Final Fantasy - announced for both PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita - is coming out next year, and looks to be bringing back a lot of traditional elements to the series along with some modern gameplay flair. We had a chance to sit down with the game's director,…