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Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood Brings the Heat This Summer

by Jeffrey Harrison June 20, 2017
The time is here for the second major expansion for Final Fantasy XIV, which is Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood. Ever since Square Enix revamped Final Fantasy XIV as Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn, the game has been overwhelming success. The original version of Final Fantasy XIV was released to a negative reception in 2010. […]

Japan Gets Another Fancy Dragon Quest Themed Console

by Peter Paltridgeon April 28, 2017
It’s still a huge deal when a new Dragon Quest comes out in Japan. Maybe not so much that it disrupts the economy through millions of workers skipping their jobs (at least not anymore), but it’s still an event. And as such, the console makers that will be hosting Dragon Quest XI on their systems […]

Final Fantasy 15 Gains New Weapon Inspired By EDM Artist

by Peter Paltridgeon April 25, 2017
The characters in Final Fantasy 15 have some odd fixations, some corporate-driven (Cup Noodles) and some that are just preferences of the development team. In particular, the dev team seems to love the musical stylings of Dutch EDM DJ Afrojack. An E3 trailer from 2016 used some of Afrojack’s music, and that tune (called “Braver”) […]
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New Final Fantasy 15 Update Will Fix The PS4 Pro Version

by Peter Paltridgeon April 21, 2017
Not long after Final Fantasy 15 launched on PS4 and XBox One, Square sent out its first update patch. Normally these are meant to fix bugs they couldn’t catch in time for the disc pressing, but this time they wound up introducing a new problem: when the game was played on a PS4 Pro, it […]

Wha? A PS4 And A 3DS Game In The Same Package?

by Peter Paltridgeon April 12, 2017
As you likely know by now, Dragon Quest 11 is due out in Japan this summer. And as we previously reported, Square-Enix is making two different versions of the game: one for PS4 will use modern visuals, while the handheld 3DS version will run partly with 3D graphics and partly with old-school 2D graphics (you […]
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Final Fantasy 15’s Most Tedious Chapter Is Now Fixed

by Peter Paltridgeon March 27, 2017
The biggest complaint people who have played Final Fantasy 15 have had is with Chapter 13 of the story, in which Noctis is imprisoned and stripped of his items, and must wander around bland solid walls for hours trying to get them back. Square listened to the complaints, and as of today has revised Chapter […]

Seiken Densetsu Collection Announced For Switch

by Peter Paltridgeon March 21, 2017
Secret of Mana, released in 1993, was one of the best games for the Super NES. Now Square Enix has announced Seiken Densetsu Collection — a re-release for Nintendo Switch that contains Secret of Mana, its prequel (for the Game Boy) and its sequel (also for the SNES). All three are excellent games and this […]
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Final Fantasy 15’s Brawler Spinoff Now Free For Everyone

by Peter Paltridgeon March 2, 2017
Back in November, were you wrestling with whether or not to preorder Final Fantasy 15 at Gamestop? If you recall, GS had the only preorder bonus worth going after: an entire extra game. “A King’s Tale: Final Fantasy XV” was the name of a 2-D beat-em-up game set 30 years before the events of Final […]

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Square’s Final Fantasy 15 PS4 Pro Patch Actually Makes The Game Worse

by Peter Paltridgeon February 22, 2017
If you have a PS4 Pro, you may be noticing a slight hiccup in the framerate of Final Fantasy 15. It’s the result of Square’s Version 1.05 patch, and there’s currently no fix. Here’s the problem: originally, Final Fantasy 15 could be played in two different graphical modes on the PS4 Pro: “Lite,” which ran […]
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Tabata “Thinking About” PC Version Of Final Fantasy 15

by Peter Paltridgeon February 2, 2017
When Final Fantasy 15 launched last year, it was a console exclusive, and it still is. There is still no official word from Square on a PC version of the game. But director Hajime Tabata says he’s thinking about it! In a recent Famitsu interview, Tabata says “I’d like to release the game on PC […]