Tag: Square Enix

Octopath Traveler Will Be Available For The Nintendo Switch On July 13

Square Enix producer Masashi Takahashi confirmed that 'Octopath Traveler' will be launched on July 13. The Nintendo Switch RPG will feature a mix of classic visuals and a unique combat system.

Video Games March 9, 2018

'Final Fantasy XV' PC Release Date Finally Arrives, But Hackers Have Already Cracked The Game

'Final Fantasy XV' Windows Edition is set to unlock on March 6, at 12 p.m. EST. However, while 'Final Fantasy' fans were patiently waiting for the arrival of the RPG to the PC, hackers have already cracked the game.

Video Games March 6, 2018

'Chrono Trigger' Now Available On Steam: What's New With The Classic SNES RPG?

The release of 'Chrono Trigger' on Steam comes as a surprise from Square Enix. The PC version of the classic SNES RPG comes with some changes from the original, though some adjustments are not considered as upgrades by fans.

Video Games February 28, 2018

Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition Review Roundup: Mobile Version Keeps The Game's Heart In Cute Little Package

'Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition' is now available for iOS and Android devices, with the first chapter free to play. Early reviews say that it is a must-try game and worth the $20 price to unlock all chapters.

Video Games February 9, 2018

Square Enix Changed How Cloud Strife Looks In 'Final Fantasy VII Remake'

Screenshots posted at the 30th Anniversary Exhibition of the 'Final Fantasy' series revealed that Cloud will look different in the 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' after Square Enix made design changes. There is still no release date for the game though.

Video Games February 8, 2018

'Final Fantasy' On PC: 'Final Fantasy XV' Benchmark Tool Unveiled, 'Final Fantasy XII' Arrives On Sale

The 'Final Fantasy' series continues its invasion into the PC. Square Enix released the Benchmark tool and preorder bonuses for 'Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition,' while 'Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age' arrives with a 20 percent discount.

Video Games February 2, 2018

Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition Release Date Revealed, Plus Preorders Now Available

The mobile 'Final Fantasy XV' title has received an official release date for iOS and Android devices. The mobile game will arrive in early February and preorders are available now.

Video Games January 31, 2018

Sonic The Hedgehog Creator Yuki Naka Joins Square Enix

'Sonic the Hedgehog' creator Yuri Naka left the studio he founded in order to join publisher Square Enix. Naka previously led Sonic Team in 2006.

Video Games January 23, 2018

New 'Final Fantasy VII' Remake Concept Artwork Revealed Online

Producer Yoshinori Kitase has revealed brand new 'Final Fantasy VII' details to fans. Kitase shared to social media new concept artwork revealing the forthcoming games environment, characters, and more.

Video Games January 21, 2018

Square Enix Revealing Details Of Final Fantasy VII Remake In Tokyo Next Week

Square Enix has been quiet on the remake of 'Final Fantasy VII,' but that silence may soon come to an end. The publisher will be showing off new details from the remake at an exhibition in Tokyo next week.

Video Games January 19, 2018

Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition Adds First-Person Mode, New Bosses, New Dungeon, And More

Square Enix announced the official release date of 'Final Fantasy XV' for the PC. The PC version will be called 'Final Fantasy XV Windows Edition' along with a complete edition for consoles named 'Final Fantasy XV Royal Edition.'

Video Games January 16, 2018

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Will Arrive On PC In February With Brand New Features

"Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age" will arrive on PC on Feb. 1 and Square Enix has revealed that the title will arrive with new updates. The title will get graphics updates, some unlockables, and much more.

Video Games January 11, 2018

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Open Beta To Launch In January: Watch The PlayStation 4 Exclusive's Official Story Trailer

The 'Dissidia Final Fantasy NT' open beta will launch in North America and Europe on Jan. 12, 2018. While waiting, players can watch the recently released official story trailer to know more about the lore surrounding the fighting game.

Video Games December 19, 2017

Next 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' Update To Add Nightmare Difficulty, Horde Mode, And... Is That A Chocobo?

The 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' December update will add Nightmare difficulty, enemy scaling, and two quests. The first quest is a Horde mode, while the second quest hints that the chocobos of the 'Final Fantasy' universe are headed to ancient Egypt.

Video Games December 5, 2017

'Final Fantasy XV Comrades' Update: Release Date And What To Expect

The Director of 'Final Fantasy XV' has revealed the long-term plan for the game in its Active Time Report. 'Final Fantasy XV Comrades' will receive a patch for multiplayer gaming and a new timed quest as well.

Video Games December 1, 2017

After 'Assassin's Creed: Origins', The Next 'Final Fantasy XV' Crossover Is With 'Tekken 7'

Prince Noctis of 'Final Fantasy XV' is coming soon to 'Tekken 7' as its next DLC character. The announcement blindsided the internet, with mixed reactions on how Noctis will fit as a character in the fighting game.

Video Games November 13, 2017

Final Fantasy XV PC Requirements Revealed: You Won't Need A Monster Machine

Square Enix has released the minimum and recommended system requirements for 'Final Fantasy XV: Windows Edition.' It appears that gamers will not need expensive builds to enjoy the RPG on the PC.

Video Games October 29, 2017

Final Fantasy IX Now On PlayStation 4: Here's What's New With The Revived Square Enix RPG

At the Tokyo Game Show, Square Enix announced 'Final Fantasy IX' for the PlayStation 4, with a few upgrades applied to the 17-year-old RPG. However, fans of the franchise may have hoped for news on another game from the series.

Video Games September 19, 2017

Square Enix Found Final Fantasy XV Success, But Final Fantasy XVI Will Be 'Even Bigger And Better'

After 10 years in development, 'Final Fantasy XV' turned out to be a great success. The game's director, however, claims that 'Final Fantasy XVI' will be 'even bigger and better,' which is great news for fans of the long-running franchise.

Video Games September 18, 2017

Nintendo Switch RPG 'Project Octopath Traveler' By Square Enix Looks Amazing: Download The Demo Now

'Project Octopath Traveler,' a Nintendo Switch-exclusive RPG by Square Enix, was featured in the latest Nintendo Direct. A demo for the game is now available on the Nintendo eShop, and will request for feedback in preparation for its 2018 release.

Video Games September 13, 2017

The Nintendo Switch Can't Handle The 'Final Fantasy XV' Engine, Opening The Door For 'Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition'

Square Enix tested the Luminous Engine of 'Final Fantasy XV' on the Nintendo Switch, and confirmed that the hybrid console is not powerful enough. This opens the door for the Nintendo Switch to receive 'Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition' instead.

Video Games September 5, 2017

Take A Look At The First 20 Minutes Of 'Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition'

The first 20 minutes of 'Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition' is now online, offering players a glimpse of what to expect from the upcoming mobile game. It will be released for iOS and Android before the end of the year.

Video Games September 3, 2017

Possibility Of 'Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition' Coming To The Nintendo Switch 'Certainly Not Zero,' Director Says [Video]

'Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition' could be coming to not only your phone but your Nintendo Switch too, as 'Final Fantasy XV' director Hajime Tabata says 'there is certainly a chance' of that happening.

Video Games August 28, 2017

Classic RPG 'Secret Of Mana' To Get Full 3D Remake For PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, And PC

Square Enix announced that 'Secret of Mana' will receive a full 3D remake and will be released for the PlayStation 4, PlayStation Vita, and PC. What are the changes coming to the classic RPG?

Video Games August 25, 2017

This 'Final Fantasy XV' And 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' Crossover Is Real: Free Assassin's Festival DLC For FFXV To Launch Aug. 31

Ubisoft and Square Enix revealed that there will be crossover content between 'Final Fantasy XV' and 'Assassin's Creed: Origins' starting this month. In the upcoming free Assassin's Festival DLC, Noctis will be able to move through Lestallum like an Assassin.

Video Games August 24, 2017

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition To Launch For Mobile Devices This Year: Touchscreen Controls, Cute Characters, But With The Same Story

Square Enix will launch 'Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition' for iOS, Android, and Windows Phone devices this fall. The mobile game will feature the full 'Final Fantasy XV' story, but with Japanese Chibi-style graphics and casual touchscreen controls.

Video Games August 23, 2017

Square Enix Unveils 'Dragon Quest Builders 2' For PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch; Original Trilogy Coming Soon To PlayStation 4, Nintendo 3DS

Square Enix has good news for 'Dragon Quest' fans. 'Dragon Quest Builders 2' will launch on the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch, and ports of the original 'Dragon Quest' trilogy will come to the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo 3DS.

Video Games August 6, 2017

Having Trouble With 'Final Fantasy XV' Comrades Closed Beta? Square Enix Will Launch Another Online Test For The Multiplayer DLC

The first closed beta for the 'Final Fantasy XV' Comrades expansion is suffering from matchmaking problems. Square Enix will implement changes and launch another closed beta for the multiplayer DLC on Aug. 10.

Video Games August 6, 2017

Final Fantasy XV Multiplayer Beta Now Available: Comrades DLC Offers Extensive Character Customization, Intense Missions, And More

The closed beta for the 'Final Fantasy XV' Comrades expansion is online for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Players can now try three intense missions and the multiplayer mode's extensive character customization tool.

Video Games August 4, 2017

Final Fantasy XV Update 1.13 Released: Magitek Armor No Longer Resemble The Power Rangers, Moogle Chocobo Carnival Returns, And More

Square Enix has rolled out 'Final Fantasy XV' update 1.13 for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. The patch brings back the Magitek Exosuits, which no longer resemble the Power Rangers, along with a few new additions.

Video Games August 1, 2017

Square Enix Confirms ‘Dragon Quest XI’ Western Release For 2018, Gains A New Name

Good news, 'Dragon Quest' fans: Square Enix just confirmed that 'Dragon Quest XI' will have a Western release some time in 2018. It plans to reveal more of 'Dragon Quest XI: Echoes of an Elusive Age' this fall.

Video Games July 29, 2017

Square Enix Has Big Things In Store For 'Final Fantasy XV' At Gamescom

A Square Enix executive revealed that the company has big plans in store for 'Final Fantasy XV' at Gamescom 2017, which is why the RPG was missing at E3 2017. What could the major announcements be about?

Video Games June 24, 2017

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood Launch Plagued By DDoS Attack: What Is Square Enix Doing About It?

The launch of 'Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood' has been plagued by DDoS attacks that have clogged the MMORPG's servers. Is Square Enix doing anything to solve the problem?

Video Games June 22, 2017

IO Interactive Goes Indie After Square Enix Breakup, Keeps Rights To 'Hitman'

IO Interactive has officially announced that it concluded negotiations with Square Enix and agreed to a 'management buyout.' The developer is now fully independent and retains the rights to 'Hitman.'

Video Games June 17, 2017

Remember Fran Of 'Final Fantasy XII'? Her Race Is Not Yet In 'Final Fantasy XIV' Because Of Their High Heels

The scantily clad bunny women known as the Viera, the race of Fran from 'Final Fantasy XII,' are apparently not yet in 'Final Fantasy XIV' due to their high heels. Will they ever be added to the MMORPG?

Video Games June 6, 2017

Square Enix, Tokyo RPG Factory Announce 'Lost Sphear': Will It Be A Hit Like 'I Am Setsuna'?

Square Enix and Tokyo RPG Factory announced 'Lost Sphear,' a new title that will follow the footsteps of hit retro-JRPG 'I Am Setsuna.' It will be released in early 2018, but preorders are now open for physical copies.

Video Games May 31, 2017

Square Enix Makes Major Change To 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' Development: What Does This Mean For The Highly Anticipated Game?

Square Enix has made a major change in the development of the 'Final Fantasy VII Remake.' Is the company's decision a good or bad thing for the highly anticipated RPG?

Video Games May 29, 2017

Square Enix Remains Quiet On 'Dragon Quest XI' For Nintendo Switch; 'Dragon Quest X' Release Date In Japan Revealed

Square Enix showed off new gameplay footage of 'Dragon Quest XI' for the PlayStation 4 and Nintendo DS, but remained silent on details for the Nintendo Switch version. The Japanese launch date of 'Dragon Quest X' was also revealed.

Video Games May 29, 2017

Good News, Agent 47 Fans: Square Enix May Continue 'Hitman' Series After Sale Of IO Interactive

The future of the 'Hitman' franchise became dark after Square Enix announced that it will be dropping series developer IO Interactive. A statement from the president of Square Enix, however, will give new hope to fans of the series.

Video Games May 28, 2017

Excited For 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' And 'Kingdom Hearts 3'? You Might Have To Wait A While

Square Enix President Yosuka Matsuda revealed that gamers who are looking forward to the 'Final Fantasy VII Remake' and 'Kingdom Hearts 3' might have to wait a while. Up to how long will fans of each series have to wait?

Video Games May 27, 2017

Final Fantasy VIII Remake In The Cards? Finish The 'Final Fantasy VII' Remake First, Square Enix!

A Square Enix executive hinted that a remake for 'Final Fantasy VIII' could arrive in the future. Hardcore fans of the franchise, however, would prefer for the video game company to first finish the highly anticipated 'Final Fantasy VII Remake.'

Video Games May 21, 2017

Hitman Games' Future Uncertain As Square Enix Dumps Developer IO Interactive: What Now?

The 'Hitman' video game franchise faces an uncertain future as Square Enix officially announced that it has dropped developer IO Interactive, incurring a $43 million loss. All is not lost just yet, but it doesn't look too good either.

Video Games May 11, 2017

Nier: Automata DLC With New Sidequests And Coliseum Battles Now Out: Did You Keep Your Save File?

Square Enix has released the first DLC for 'Nier: Automata,' which contains several new side quests, coliseum challenges, cosmetic items, and audio tracks. Playing the DLC, however, will require players to access the Chapter Select feature.

Video Games May 3, 2017

Dragon Quest Heroes 2 Guide: How To Get The Best Weapons

‘Dragon Quest Heroes 2’ is a hack-and-slash spin-off of the classic ‘Dragon Quest.’ To battle the strongest enemies, you need to find the best weapons for your characters.

Video Games April 25, 2017

Final Fantasy XIV Trial Drops 14-Day Limit: Gamers Can Play For Free Until Level 35

Square Enix has dropped the 14-day time limit for the free trial of 'Final Fantasy XIV' as the release of the 'Stormblood' expansion draws near. Players can now try out the MMORPG until their character reaches level 35.

Video Games March 29, 2017

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