Square Enix Brings Other Final Fantasies to E3 2014


FINAL FANTASY® fans are in for a treat with the announcement of two highly anticipated SQUARE ENIX® titles: FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0™ and FINAL FANTASY AGITO™.

Originally released in Japan in 2011 for the PlayStation®Portable handheld entertainment system, FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0 will be coming to the West as an HD remaster for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft. In addition, FINAL FANTASY AGITO, already available in Japan, is confirmed for a Western release on iOS and Android devices.

“The voice of our Western fans was instrumental in the development of FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0, and we’re very excited to release this title soon,” said Hajime Tabata, director of FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0. “The new PlayStation®4 system and Xbox One gaming and entertainment platform have really helped to re-envision this dynamic and turbulent world of Orience.”

The war-torn land of Orience is also the setting for FINAL FANTASY AGITO, where players on iOS and Android mobile devices take on the role of a cadet in the Dominion of Rubrum as they aim to become Agito, a prophesized savior of Orience.

Some key features for FINAL FANTASY AGITO include:

Character Customization: Create a unique character in the world of FINAL FANTASY AGITO. Players have access to a variety of character customization options, including gender, facial features, hairstyles and more.

Player Choice: Interact with other cadets at Akademeia, including key characters from FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0. The decisions players make at the Akademeia will affect the course of history in the game, which in turn will affect the worldwide player community.

Missions: Players can head out on missions to raise their level, and find/craft their ultimate weapon. Players can also confront powerful enemies in large-scale, cooperative battles involving the entire FINAL FANTASY AGITO player population.

FINAL FANTASY AGITO will be available for free download with in-app purchases on iOS and Android Devices. No release date has been confirmed for either title at this time.

FINAL FANTASY VII G-BIKE™, a thrilling high-speed action chase game from FINAL FANTASY® VII, is coming to the iPhone® and Android. The game merges high-speed bike chases with deep RPG elements such as character customization, development and item collection.

G-BIKE is one of the most beloved mini-games from the FINAL FANTASY series. First appearing in FINAL FANTASY VII, this mini-game was playable at a specific point in the main story or from the Gold Saucer amusement park. G-BIKE is now taking the spotlight, as a brand-new mobile game experience.

Key Features:
A motorcycle chase based action game, set in the world of FINAL FANTASY VII – Full 3D stages where players must evade obstacles and fight enemies at high speeds

Elements unique to FINAL FANTASY VII – Classic monsters and Cloud Strife’s fighting techniques, created with gorgeous graphics

Offers rich gameplay, including numerous missions and character development – Contains a wealth of familiar gameplay features including missions, epic boss battles, detailed weapon customization and item collection

FINAL FANTASY VII G-BIKE will be available for free download with in-app purchases on iOS and Android Devices. No release date has been confirmed for the title at this time.

Square Enix® today released a new trailer for FINAL FANTASY ® XIV: A Realm Reborn ® that focuses on the terrifying threat of the Primals that are summoned forth by the beast tribes that inhabit Eorzea.

In addition to the trailer, Square Enix will also be hosting a special edition of its “Letter from the Producer LIVE” series from the E3 showfloor. Featuring FINAL FANTASY XIV producer / director Naoki Yoshida, the segment – live today from 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM PDT – will provide fans and viewers new information on the upcoming Patch 2.3, answer community questions and some exciting new revelations. Moreover, a second Japanese language-only “Letter from the Producer LIVE” segment will take place Thursday, June 12 from 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM PDT.

The “Letter from the Producer LIVE” series can be viewed via on the Square Enix Presents channel at http://www.youtube.com/SquareEnixPresents