Square Enix

Square Enix cancelled the Tokyo performances of the Final Fantasy VII Remake Orchestra World Tour, planned for February 12 and 13, 2021, due to the new Covid state of emergency in Japan. Prime minister Suga, after a rising number of cases these past weeks, declared a new state of emergency in early January, lasting at
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On January 12, 2021, Square Enix, through patent information platform J-PlatPat, published information on several trademarks applications: The Japanese Shinra Company logo, “The First Soldier”, and “Ever Crisis” – these are all terms related to Final Fantasy VII (PC, PS5, PS4, Switch, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Mobile) (Thanks, Gematsu). Now, Square Enix didn’t make
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Sony’s gaming branch has had a small share of this year’s CES expo, including a brief statement from Jim Ryan, the CEO of Sony Interactive Entertainment, around PS5’s ground-breaking launch sales, and the announcement of new release dates for some PS5 titles such as Pragmata, Kena: Bridge of Spirits, and more. Originally revealed during PS5’s
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Square Enix continues the retro-collection train with the Collection of SaGA Final Fantasy Legend on the Nintendo Switch. The SaGa collection brings together a series of decades-old games to give new players a look at the roots of the historic mobile franchise. After spending time completing this collection, I’m pleased to say that the experiences
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Yosuke Saito, producer of the NieR series at Square Enix, teased he’s working on a brand new game, alongside Babylon’s Fall, NieR Reincarnation, and Nier v1.22. Famitsu published its traditional end of the year messages from members of the Japanese game industry. In total over a hundred of producers, directors and the like shared their
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Famitsu recently published a collection of special end of the year creator aspirations for 2021 from 110 developers, including one from Final Fantasy VII Remake Producer Yoshinori Kitase (translation by Audrey): Yoshinori Kitase also has a comment in the Famitsu special 110 creator aspirations for 2021 interview. He mentions "the new world of FF7 has
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Asuka Yoshikawa, Aerith’s mocap actress in Final Fantasy VII Remake, revealed some really interesting news on her official Twitter account. According to the translated version by Twitter user Audrey, Yoshikawa and Sephiroth’s mocap actor recently completed a four hour long session together: FF7R Aerith's mocap actress did a 4 hour shoot w/ Sephiroth's mocap actor.
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Square Enix held on December 24 a special NieR Series 10th anniversary Christmas stream, with new details on NieR Replicant ver.1.22. Often called a remaster, note Ver 1.22 is more akin to a different game with its new battle system, additional voiced dialogues scenes, etc. Read all the details with our past coverage here, here. and
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For the second year in recent memory, Nintendo revealed an upcoming Super Smash Bros. Ultimate DLC character at The Game Awards. Following Persona 5’s Joker in 2018, Nintendo revealed Sephiroth, Final Fantasy VII’s main antagonist, as a character at this year’s ceremony. Following the reveal, Nintendo shared that the one-winged angel would be getting a full
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Sony Interactive Entertainment Japan Asia held on December 2 the PlayStation Partner Awards 2020 Japan Asia, rewarding in particular Final Fantasy VII Remake as one of its Grand Awards. In the ceremony, the Grand Award is an award given to the top three works by games makers developing in Japan and Asia from October 2019
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According to Asahi Shimbun, Dragon Quest V novel author Saori Kumi filled a lawsuit against Square Enix and Toho on November 24. The lawsuit is in relation to the movie Dragon Quest Your Story, released in Japan on August 2, 2019. The CG anime movie, created by the staff who also handled the Stand By
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The official Final Fantasy XIV Twitter account posted a status update that has fans already excited for next year: on February 5th, 2021 at 5:30pm PST (February 6th, 2021 at 1:30 GMT) will be an Announcement Showcase. According to the tweet below, they’ll be “announcing cool things”: We've got something else in store… Introducing the
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On November 23, the official Twitter account for The World Ends With You Anime revealed a new trailer, the OP theme song and a new key visual. The new key visual shows the Reaper characters (Shinigami in Japanese). With Uzuki Yashiro, Koki Kariya, Yodai Higashizawa, Mitsuki Konishi, Sho Minamimoto, and Megumi Kitaniji. 【新ビジュアル解禁】 死神たちが描かれた新たなビジュアルを解禁しました#すばせかアニメ #TWEWY
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As you already know Square Enix Creative Business Unit I opened a teaser site for something related to JRPG The World Ends With You, possibly a sequel. Throughout the days, the countdown page has been showing the trailers of the past iterations of TWEWY. Each day once trailer was shown once, for a few minutes.
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