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New VII, VIII, IX Guide Box Set Begins Shipping

Brendan    2015-07-07    5 comments

A few months ago it seemed that Prima's Collector's Edition Box Set for the PS1 Era Final Fantasy games was poised to release along Final Fantasy Type-0 HD. At the last moment the set was delayed for the second or third time since the its announcement last summer but in a surprise move (to me, at least) Prima has begun...

Final Fantasy VII (Not The Remake) Is Coming Out In October

kula shakerz    2015-06-22    8 comments

Remember when we all got trolled (all is forgiven now) by Square Enix during the PlayStation Experience last year? Well the good old PC port they announced back then is coming to the PlayStation 4 on October 16th and it'll cost you $15.99/£12.99/€15.99. The game is also coming to iOS devices but its unclear whether or not the release dates...

Kingdom Hearts III E3 2015 Trailer

kula shakerz    2015-06-17    2 comments

Kingdom Hearts III was absent from last year's E3 but the game made a triumphant return at the Square Enix press-conference this year. The gameplay trailer show us the first footage of the game running on the Unreal Engine 4 and it looks amazing! Kingdom Hearts III is under development for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One but there's still...


New Nier Game Revealed at E3

kula shakerz    2015-06-17    1 comment

Square Enix revealed a new game in the Nier series at their E3 press-conference. The game is temporarily named NieR New Project and is currently being developed in collaboration with PlatinumGames Inc. The game’s all-star development team is helmed by producer Yosuke Saito, known for his work on Dragon Quest X and NieR. The previous game’s director, Yoko Taro returns...

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – E3 2015 Trailer

kula shakerz    2015-06-17    0 comments

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided was revealed a few weeks ago but the reveal trailer consisted mostly of pre-rendered cutscenes. This time however, there seems to be plenty of actual in-game footage and it looks awesome! Deus Ex: Mankind Divided is coming soon to the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC. Oh and Square Enix has teased that they'll release some...

Hitman Reveal Trailer Shown at E3

kula shakerz    2015-06-17    0 comments

Io-Interactive’s latest chapter in the acclaimed blockbuster series of creative stealth action games was presented at this year's E3 conference. You'll have the power and intelligence of Agent 47 at your fingertips and it is your choice whether to use brute force or orchestrate a genuine masterpiece of assassination. The game launches worldwide on December 8 2015 for PS4, Xbox...


Final Fantasy VII HD Remake Announced at E3

Xin    2015-06-16    6 comments

It's been a long time. You've waited for this since E3 2005 and the PS3 Tech Demo. Wondered for years if it was going to happen. Felt a little ticked off last year when they announced the PC version was coming to PS4. But this year...this year's just a little bit different. With it's story written by Kazushige Nojima and...

Episode Duscae 2.0 Next Tuesday; Stella is No More

Brendan    2015-06-04    4 comments

Version 2.0 of the Final Fantasy XV demo, Episode Duscae, is set to drop next Tuesday, June 9th. It will feature frame rate improvements and graphical enhancements, hoping to resolve as many player concerns as possible. Final Fantasy XV will be absent from E3 this year, instead pinpointing August's Gamescon as the start a renewed marketing campaign for the game....

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD: The Square Insider Review

Brendan    2015-05-28    2 comments

When Type-0’s localization was finally announced at last year’s E3, gamers in the western hemisphere breathed a sigh of relief. Hajime Tabata’s second outing on the PSP would finally be reaching avid fans via an official release on the PS4 and X1. For gamers desperately searching for a sign that the Final Fantasy series is, at long last, correcting its...


Dragon Quest VIII Is Coming To The 3DS In August

kula shakerz    2015-05-18    0 comments

Square Enix has announced that they're releasing Dragon Quest VII: Journed of the Cursed King on the Nintendo 3DS. This re-release will feature new story missions, two new party members (a female thief named Gerda and Morrie of the Monster Arena previously seen in Dragon Quest: Monster Battle Road), full voice-overs, music by the Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra, and support...

Life is Strange Episode 3 Launch Trailer

kula shakerz    2015-05-18    0 comments

The third episode of Life is Strange is coming out tomorrow and Square Enix has released a new trailer. In this episode Max and Chloe’s investigation into Rachel Amber’s disappearance lead them to break into Blackwell Academy after dark, to search for answers. Secrets will be uncovered and Max will find another use for her power.

Episode Duscae Version 2.0 Coming In June

kula shakerz    2015-05-18    1 comment

Square Enix has confirmed that they'll be releasing version 2.0 of Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae sometime in early June. The updated demo will hopefully address many of the issues that people had with the version that came bundled with Final Fantasy Type-0. 【FF15 田畑Dからのお知らせ】前回のアクティブタイムレポートで発表になりました、FF15 エピソード・ダスカ Ver.2.0の正式な配信が決定しましたクポ!配信時期は6月上旬目処とのことクポ!詳細は続報をお待ちくださいクポ!— FINAL FANTASY公式(雑談) (@FF25TH_JP) May 18, 2015 Watch Final Fantasy XV Director Hajime Tabata...


Star Ocean 5 OUT OF NOWHERE

Xin    2015-04-15    1 comment

I know, I'm as surprised as you are! Ok well, maybe we shouldn't be, since there was apparently a countdown site for it and all, but let's not focus on that! A new Star Ocean title is in development at tri-Ace and will be published, as always, by SquareEnix. Enitled Star Ocean 5: Integrity and Faithlessness, the long awaited chapter...

FFXIV: Eyes Fixed Heavensward Cinematic

Xin    2015-04-15    1 comment

With the release of Patch 2.55 last week, Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn reached the zenith of it's storyline content, and prepares the march to it's first expansion, Heavensward. To celebrate, Square has released the expac's opening cinematic for all to enjoy. A word of warning, this video does contain spoilers for the end of FFXIV:ARR's storyline. Final Fantasy...

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided Announcement Trailer

kula shakerz    2015-04-09    0 comments

The Deus Ex: Mankind Divided reveal didn't go quite as Square Enix had planned but here's the first official trailer for the upcoming PlayStation 4, Xbone One and PC game. Deus Ex: Mankind Divided directly follows the aftermath of the Aug Incident, a day when mechanically augmented citizens all over the world were stripped of control over their minds and...