Seven Brand-New Final Fantasy XV Screenshots Revealed

Seven Brand-New Final Fantasy XV Screenshots Revealed

Developer Square Enix has released seven brand-new screenshots from the highly anticipated JRPG Final Fantasy XV. The screenshots (see below) feature four characters from Final Fantasy XV—Prompto Argentum, Gladiolus Amicitia, Ignis Stupeo Scientia and protagonist Noctis Lucis Caelum—fighting off enemy soldiers and watching a Behemoth from a safe distance. Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae, the demo that will be bundled with Final Fantasy Type-0 HD, will be the first opportunity for […]

Dontnod Entertainment: Working With Square Enix is “Like A Dream Come True”

Dontnod Entertainment: Working With Square Enix is “Like A Dream Come True”

Developer Dontnod Entertainment has been holding an AMA (“Ask Me Anything”) session on Reddit today regarding their upcoming interactive drama Life Is Strange. Four members of the development team—Luc Baghadoust (producer), Baptise Moisan (lead designer), Michel Koch (co-director) and Raoul Barbet (co-director)—have been participating in the AMA, and one Reddit user asked the developers what it was like working with publisher Square Enix.  “It’s like a dream come true… Having […]

Kingdom Hearts 2.5 is A ”Learning Experience’ for Kingdom Hearts III, Says Tai Yasue

Kingdom Hearts 2.5 is A ”Learning Experience’ for Kingdom Hearts III, Says Tai Yasue

Kingdom Hearts HD 2.5 Remix was apparently a good ”learning experience” for the development team working on Kingdom Hearts III, Tai Yasue, co-director and designer for both titles, has revealed. In an interview with Kotaku UK, Yasue explained how making Kingdom Hearts 2.5, a collection of Kingdom Hearts II, Birth by Sleep and Re:coded, and Kingdom Hearts III simultaneously has benefited the team at Square Enix: “We have been working on 3 […]

New Theatrhythm: Final Fantasy DLC Revealed

New Theatrhythm: Final Fantasy DLC Revealed

Square Enix has revealed the latest wave of DLC that will be making its way to Theatrhythm: Final Fantasy Curtain Call. The new wave of DLC focuses primarily on other Square Enix titles that are not Final Fantasy related, with only one track belonging to a Final Fantasy game. The following songs will be included the next wave of DLC for Theatrhythm: Final Fantasy Curtain Call: Liberi Fatali (Final Fantasy […]

Square Enix Announcing a New Game This Month

Square Enix Announcing a New Game This Month

Square Enix will have a big presence at this year’s Togaiki Japan Game Party, taking place on January 31st, 2015 to February 1st, 2015, and will apparently reveal a brand new game during their first presentation. The company released their line-up and schedule for the event today, and a time slot for 4:45pm (local time) provides us with nothing more than ‘New Game (M.S.S Project)’ as a description. If you […]

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Gets a New Trailer for Patch 2.5 – Before the Fall

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn Gets a New Trailer for Patch 2.5 – Before the Fall

Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn’s latest patch entitled ‘Patch 2.5 – Before the Fall’ is almost upon us. Like all of the other patches of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, Patch 2.5 adds a significant amount of new content. Developers Square Enix have released a brand new trailer showcasing all of the upcoming content. The trailer is over ten minutes long and you can watch it in its entirety […]

Square Enix Releases New Songs for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call

Square Enix Releases New Songs for Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call

Publisher Square Enix has confirmed that Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call has received six brand-new tracks for people to download. With each add-on retailing at $0.99, the six songs are based on the music from some of Square Enix’s well-known titles, including Final Fantasy VII, Xenogears and Seiken Densetsu 3. Listed below are the six songs now available on the Nintendo 3DS eShop:  “Opening – Bombing Mission” — Final Fantasy […]

Kingdom Hearts 3 Out This Year, Says Voice Actor

Kingdom Hearts 3 Out This Year, Says Voice Actor

Those of us eagerly awaiting Kingdom Hearts 3 may not have to wait that much longer, that is, if Goofy is to be believed. The man behind the voice, Bill Farmer, claims to have been told that the sequel will release by the end of the year, and that his voice recording sessions have been finished. All this comes from a series of tweets, like the one below, between Farmer […]

Analysis on Square Enix Annual Report 2014

Analysis on Square Enix Annual Report 2014

On January 1, 2015, Square Enix has released the annual report, which covers financial and corporate details from the past year and then toward 2015 plans.  Due to a large amount of text, this article particularly focuses on Mr. Yosuke Matsuda (Square Enix President) and his interpretation and evaluation on the company’s standing on pages 3 to 9. To start off, the he explains that the  net sales during the fiscal […]

Square Enix President wants Blockbuster and LIVE Games

Square Enix President wants Blockbuster and LIVE Games

Today, Square Enix President, Yosuke Matsuda, has just released his New Year Letter to the public with some interesting insights and details toward 2o15. Due the “transformation” year of 2014 (such as diversification of hardware platforms for content, the rapid spread of smartphones and tablets, and the shift from traditional disc-based sales model to full game downloads  via the internet and cloud-based gaming by streaming), the company has gained a […]