Crisis Core Confirmed for Europe in Spring 2008

kula shakerz    2008-01-17    2 comments

It was revealed earlier this week that Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core is coming to Europe in spring 2008. No exact date has been given yet but the North American release of the Final Fantasy VII prequel is on the 25th March so dont expect to see it in the shelves before that. The game was released in Japan last...

Crisis Core gets North American release date

kula shakerz    2007-12-21    4 comments

The North American release date of Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core has been set to the 25th March 2007. The game was very successful in Japan and Square Enix has announced that Crisis Core was its best-selling game across all regions from April through September with 710,000 copies sold in Japan. There is still no release date for Europe but...

Crisis Core Review Up and Running

Brendan    2007-10-05    1 comment

Chyeah. I went and bought myself and PSP and Crisis Core just so I could write a review for SI. Went totally wild. Anyway, check out my import review located here and leave a comment or two!

Crisis Core Import Review

Brendan    2007-10-05    0 comments

It’s been 3 long years since Crisis Core, the prequel to Final Fantasy VII, was announced at E3 2004. Since I’m a nerd with almost no life to speak of, I did the unspeakable.But ways & means is not the point of this roughly penned import review. Long story short: it's a masterpiece. Gameplay Crisis Core’s gameplay is relative simple....

Crisis Core OST Tracklisting

Brendan    2007-10-01    2 comments

As a follow up to an earlier article, Crisis Core's official soundtrack is set to debut on October 10th. Luckily, fans across the world now have an official track listing for a soundtrack that is worth the import cash. Composed by Takeharu Ishimoto, the OST is a tad over 55 songs long, and while Ishimoto remixes a good number of...

Important Information Contained Within

Brendan    2007-09-27    2 comments

I wanted to let you all know that I've imported Crisis Core, and the game, for lack of a better word, has knocked my socks off. No really, xntn agrees too. And Orgy does too. Everything about it is addicting. After Dirge of Cerberus' performance, I had begun to lose hope. My hope is now restored. Crisis Core is ridiculously...

Crisis Core sold 350,000 copies on day one

kula shakerz    2007-09-15    2 comments

Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core was released in Japan on Thursday and it has sold 350,000 copies on its first day of release 60,000 of which were the limited edition PSP & Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core bundle. Below are some pictures from the release: In semi-related news. More hints of a Final Fantasy VII remake is found in the...

Final Fantasy VII remake confirmed? (UPDATED)

kula shakerz    2007-09-13    20 comments

According to a new rumor, completing the newly released Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core two times will supposedly unlock a pre-rendered movie that is very similar to the PlayStation 3 Tech Demo that was shown at E3 2005. Here are some screenshots from the rumored trailer: All we can do at this point is hope that its true. Hopefully Square...

Crisis Core intro video

kula shakerz    2007-09-09    7 comments

The Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII intro video has been uploaded to YouTube (and various other video sites). The intro is almost 3:30 minutes long and reminds a lot of the original Final Fantasy VII intro sequence. Intro Final Fantasy VII Tech Demo

Finally, A Winner!

Brendan    2007-09-05    3 comments

Scores are in and the mother of Japanese gaming magazines says Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII is a keeper. Out of a total of 10 points, the game got three scores of 9 and one score of 8. Thusly, Crisis Core is the first Final Fantasy VII sequel to meet to a warm reception. Let the localization wait time begin.

Five minute Crisis Core Trailer

sifar    2007-08-27    2 comments

Square Enix has made available a five min trailer of their upcoming PSP title, Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core. The video features tons of cut scenes, full motion videos, and gameplay footage. It also has the theme song, Why, sung by Ayaka playing in the background. Link » FF7: Crisis Core Trailer

Crisis Core Soundtrack Dated

Brendan    2007-08-17    6 comments

The soundtrack to Final Fantasy VII's latest spin off, Crisis Core, will release in Japan on October 10, 2007. Composed by Takeharu Ishimoto, the game's soundtrack will cover 55 songs across 2 discs. Crisis Core drops in Japan on September 13, 2007. Coincidentally, the Ring of Fates soundtrack by Kumi Tanioka hits Japanese shelves on September 19, 2007. You can...

Official Crisis Core website updated

kula shakerz    2007-06-11    0 comments

The official Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core website got updated a couple of days ago. The update isn't huge but three new character profiles were added (Sephiroth, Genesis and Lazard). Check out the Crisis Core website here Everything is in Japanese but there are still some nice screenshots to look at if you don't understand whats written there.

Crisis Core: Game Length, Info, and Theme News

Brendan    2007-05-31    0 comments

The yard stick's out and the results are in: Crisis Core's main story quest is roughly 30 hours in length. That's according to an interview with Dengeki, where character designer Tetsuya Nomura and director Hajime Tabata teamed up to dish out some new details on the PSP Compilation of Final Fantasy VII installment. But for the brave and the daring--the...

Crisis Core Confirmed for September

Brendan    2007-05-12    0 comments

At a private screening in the "Closed Mega Theater" at the Square Enix Party 2007, the Japanese RPG developer closed out the newest Crisis Core trailer with the number "9 13 2007" and since there's no thirteenth month, Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII will make its Japanese premier on September 13th, 2007, and not the rumored August 2nd, 2007.