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Kind of liking the artwork featured in this game trailer, though some folks on the other end of the spectrum are definitely not down for the Super chibi and Kingdom Hearts kind of style. It looks like we're set for a nostalgia tour with some classic Final Fantasy characters as well.

Anyone else spot that baby Cactuar? And hold up, was that Shelke from Dirge of Cerberus? Oh, and of course what would a Final Fantasy game be without staying true to a lengthy storyline -- this one reportedly clocks in at around 100 hours.

World of Final Fantasy is set to hit PlayStation 4 and the Vita on October 25th, 2016.

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While waiting (for what will probably be a long time) for the release of the FF7 remake, here's a symphonic metal cover/demake by french cover masters Shinray

video games final fantasy vii remake episodic reasoning
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If you haven't already heard, the upcoming HD remake of Final Fantasy VII is going to be delivered in episodes, and the reasoning behind it makes a fair amount of sense.

According to game director Yoshinori Kitase,

The biggest reason why we haven’t done a remake until now is because it’s a massive undertaking to reconstruct FINAL FANTASY VII from the ground up with the current technology. Producing a proper HD remake of FINAL FANTASY VII that maintains the same feeling of density of the original would result in a volume of content that couldn’t possibly fit into one instalment.


By moving to an episodic model, the game is able to capture the depth and breadth of the original while exploring new things the first version wasn't able to:

With FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE, we have the opportunity to go beyond the story, world and experience of FINAL FANTASY VII in ways we’ve always dreamed of - from the depths of Midgar to the skies above the Planet. The multi-part format enables us to expand the original story and turn it into an epic experience for fans and new gamers alike.


How do you feel about the choice to make FFVII episodic?

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