News items tagged with square enix

E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

E3: New Game Trailers & Announcements [Roundup]

E3 2014 officially begins today but every year it’s the day before – where the big press conferences take place – where all the big announcements, reveals and gameplay footage teasers are reveale...

By Rob Keyes on 20 January 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Release Date Leaks

Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Release Date Leaks

The Italian GameStop website reveals a release date and pricing information for the PlayStation 4 version of the critically acclaimed Rise of the Tomb Raider. When Rise of the Tomb Raider was annou...

By Dalton Cooper on 19 January 2018
Shadow of the Tomb Raider Leak: Logo and Concept Art

Shadow of the Tomb Raider Leak: Logo and Concept Art

The Tomb Raider franchise may have skipped E3 2017, but that doesn’t mean the game isn’t still in production behind closed doors. Although the third installment in the rebooted action franchise has...

By Denny Connolly on 19 January 2018
Tomb Raider Writer Wants More Diversity in Games

Tomb Raider Writer Wants More Diversity in Games

Rhianna Pratchett, writer of Rise of the Tomb Raider, discusses her hope to see more diverse characters in video games and a change in how people look at female characters. Video games have come a...

By Sarah Fields on 18 January 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider Wins WGA Award for Writing

Rise of the Tomb Raider Wins WGA Award for Writing

At this year’s Writers Guild Awards, Crystal Dynamics’ and Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider wins the “Outstanding Achievement in Video Game Writing” award. Rise of the Tomb Raider was up again...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider For PC Beating Xbox One Sales

Rise of the Tomb Raider For PC Beating Xbox One Sales

An official report reveals that Rise of the Tomb Raider has had far more success on the PC market than the Xbox One, selling many more copies in its first month. Months after its initial release fo...

By Sarah Fields on 18 January 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Pre-Orders Get Free Game

Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Pre-Orders Get Free Game

Video game fans who decide to pre-order Crystal Dynamics’ and Square Enix’s Rise of the Tomb Raider get the 2013 title starring Lara Croft absolutely free. With Rise of the Tomb Raider having final...

By Kyle Sledge on 18 January 2018
Uncharted Director Teases About Tomb Raider PS4 Box Art

Uncharted Director Teases About Tomb Raider PS4 Box Art

The creative director of Uncharted pokes fun at the similarity between the box art for Uncharted: The Nathan Drake Collection and Rise of the Tomb Raider on PS4. It was announced today that Rise of...

By Weston Albert on 18 January 2018
New Tomb Raider Game Announcement Slated for Gamescom?

New Tomb Raider Game Announcement Slated for Gamescom?

The revival of the Tomb Raider series has been an extremely successful one, as seen by a multitude of positive reviews for Rise of the Tomb Raider. As such, fans of the rebooted franchise have been...

By Rob Gordon on 18 January 2018
‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

‘Journey,’ ‘The Walking Dead,’ & ‘Far Cry 3’ Lead D.I.C.E. Awards Nominations

The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences (AIAS) has announced the nominees for the 16th annual Design, Innovate, Communicate, Entertain (D.I.C.E.) Awards. Leading the pack this year is thatgame...

By Jeff Schille on 17 January 2018
Final Fantasy 7 Remake Producer Gives Development Update

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Producer Gives Development Update

News about the Final Fantasy 7 remake has been incredibly rare for the last few months. There was a bit of news here and there in early 2017, but since then development updates have gone silent, as...

By Denny Connolly on 17 January 2018
Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Release Date & VR Details

Rise of the Tomb Raider PS4 Release Date & VR Details

Video game publisher Square Enix officially announces the release date of Rise of the Tomb Raider‘s PlayStation 4 version and confirms its support for PlayStation VR. Not long from now, Rise of the...

By Kyle Sledge on 16 January 2018
Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG

Nintendo kicked off its recent Nintendo Direct Mini presentation with a nice surprise for RPG fans. As it turns out, the critically-acclaimed The World Ends With You is making its way to Nintendo’s...

By Dalton Cooper on 16 January 2018
Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

Japan’s Best Selling Games of 2011

2011 is slowly fading into memory. There can be little doubt that it will go down in the history books as one of the best years for games ever, despite plummeting sales figures. Here in the West,...

By Jeff Schille on 14 January 2018
Final Fantasy 15 Royal Edition Leaks Via ESRB Rating

Final Fantasy 15 Royal Edition Leaks Via ESRB Rating

While Square Enix’s PC development persists for its port of Final Fantasy 15 on the platform, it looks as if fans on the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One could be getting a new edition of the title somet...

By Kyle Sledge on 11 January 2018
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Open Beta Date Revealed

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Open Beta Date Revealed

Square Enix has announced the start date of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT‘s upcoming PlayStation 4 open beta. Final Fantasy and fighting game fans alike should keep their schedules open between January...

By Rory Young on 01 January 2018
Kingdom Hearts 3 Leak Shows New World

Kingdom Hearts 3 Leak Shows New World

Not too long ago, Kingdom Hearts 3 fans were given hope that they would be able to jump into the forthcoming role-playing game around the holidays next year, as the placeholder release date was upd...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 December 2017
Final Fantasy 14 Sets Guinness World Record

Final Fantasy 14 Sets Guinness World Record

When Final Fantasy 14 first launched it was heavily criticized by fans critics before being rebuilt from the ground up. There were many details that the Final Fantasy 14 developers reworked, from n...

By John Jacques on 25 December 2017
KH3's Director to Help Design in Xenoblade Chronicles 2

KH3's Director to Help Design in Xenoblade Chronicles 2

One of the more low-key announcements during Nintendo’s E3 2017 presence was the release date for Xenoblade Chronicles 2, which was revealed to be hitting store shelves during the Holiday 2017 peri...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 December 2017
Final Fantasy 15: Monster of the Deep is VR Done Right

Final Fantasy 15: Monster of the Deep is VR Done Right

If there was ever a title worthy of scepticism in the Final Fantasy franchise, it’s likely the spinoff that Square Enix will be launching on PlayStation VR later this year. Final Fantasy 15: Monste...

By Cody Gravelle on 15 December 2017
‘Hitman: Absolution’ Director: Only 5th of Gamers Will See Final Level

‘Hitman: Absolution’ Director: Only 5th of Gamers Will See Final Level

While most gamers will believe this to be an egregious sin and would never ever think of letting it happen, there are a lot of players that don’t finish games — any of them. They are engaged for...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 December 2017
Square Enix Booth Impressions

Square Enix Booth Impressions

Square Enix has a very, very full booth at this year’s E3. Everything from action-adventure to role-playing, puzzle, and stealth, games were pouring out of every corner of the publisher’s massive...

By Curt Hutson on 08 December 2017
Hitman: Absolution (Contracts)

Hitman: Absolution (Contracts)

httpv://youtu.be/f-Hy-Q1qKos An integral part of the multiplayer experience of many games these days is the ability to craft your own gameplay scenarios, create modes, or even manufacture a complete...

By Anthony Taormina on 08 December 2017
Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

Our 25 Most Anticipated Games of 2012

While we live for looking forward to what new games come out each year, we dread the overwhelming process of  picking only a select few to rank as our most anticipated. Starting with a list of...

By Rob Keyes on 07 December 2017
Hitman: Absolution

Hitman: Absolution

Beginning in 2000, IO Interactive developed Hitman video games for release every two years, until 2006 when the series came to a halt after the release of Hitman: Blood Money (and the terrible Hi...

By Rob Keyes on 03 December 2017
Hitman: Absolution (Attack of the Saints)

Hitman: Absolution (Attack of the Saints)

httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Yb_Gpqoc1wQ Be warned, this trailer for Hitman: Absolution is not very suitable for work. (NSFW). It’s been a little over a year now since IO Interactive and Squar...

By Tyler Schirado on 02 December 2017
This May Be First Teaser Concept Art for ‘Hitman 6’

This May Be First Teaser Concept Art for ‘Hitman 6’

Agent 47 is back and he’s not going anywhere. After attempting to absolve himself of guilt in Hitman: Absolution (read our review) and getting deeply personal, the future of the bald bio-engineer...

By Rob Keyes on 30 November 2017
Final Fantasy 7 Remake Announcement Early Next Year?

Final Fantasy 7 Remake Announcement Early Next Year?

During a conference call with investors, Square Enix President and CEO Yosuke Matsuda suggested a window for a series of important announcements. He stated that the release dates for upcoming major...

By Joshua Duckworth on 25 November 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 Placeholder Release Date Updated

Kingdom Hearts 3 Placeholder Release Date Updated

At D23 in July, Square Enix confirmed that Kingdom Hearts 3 would be released on consoles in 2018. But the company didn’t reveal exactly when in 2018 the game might be released, something which did...

By Jasmine Henry on 20 November 2017
Square Enix Planning a New Nier Game

Square Enix Planning a New Nier Game

Square Enix launched Nier: Automata about 9 months ago, and ever since then the Japanese production has picked up plenty of acclaim from critics and fans alike. The game received a perfect score fr...

By John Jacques on 15 November 2017
New Secret of Mana Remake Footage

New Secret of Mana Remake Footage

Ever since it was announced that the beloved SNES classic Secret of Mana would be getting a remake, JRPG fans have been caught up in a wave of nostalgic anticipation. While there is still some time...

By Alexander Pan on 15 November 2017
Metal Gear Solid Art Director Reveals New Game Left Alive

Metal Gear Solid Art Director Reveals New Game Left Alive

One of last night’s largest announcements during the Tokyo Game Show’s 2017 PlayStation press conference was Square Enix’s Left Alive. While the game was announced with only a short and simple teas...

By Rory Young on 15 November 2017
Final Fantasy 7 Movie Found on Bin Laden Hard Drive

Final Fantasy 7 Movie Found on Bin Laden Hard Drive

On May 2nd, 2011, Osama bin Laden was killed by a United States military special operations unit at his compound in Pakistan. During the raid, code-named Operation Neptune Spear, a number of bin La...

By Dalton Cooper on 09 November 2017
Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris

Lara Croft and the Temple of Osiris

Times are tough for Lara Croft, having been recently thrown wide-eyed and wobbly-kneed into a rebooted Tomb Raider universe, and charged with learning her key tomb raiding skills from scratch. After...

By Hannah Shaw-Williams on 07 November 2017
World of Final Fantasy Review

World of Final Fantasy Review

World of Final Fantasy might not be the Final Fantasy game everyone is talking about this year, but its addictive gameplay and entertaining callbacks make it a must-play. After a long, strained ab...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 November 2017
Kingdom Hearts PS4 Collection in the Works?

Kingdom Hearts PS4 Collection in the Works?

While fans continue waiting for the release of Kingdom Hearts 3, Square Enix may be prepping a special collection to keep them occupied. This week a listing for something called the Kingdom Hearts...

By Anthony Taormina on 28 October 2017
FF15 and Assassin's Creed Origins Collab Announced

FF15 and Assassin's Creed Origins Collab Announced

Two of the most popular franchises in the world announced a collaboration today at Gamescom, and it’s a bizarre one – Final Fantasy 15 and Assassin’s Creed Origins will be paying homage to each oth...

By Cody Gravelle on 26 October 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Comrades Multiplayer Expansion Delay

Final Fantasy 15 Comrades Multiplayer Expansion Delay

Final Fantasy 15 fans who were anxiously awaiting the game’s multiplayer expansion, Comrades, will have to wait just a short while longer than previously expected. Today Square Enix announced that...

By Rory Young on 24 October 2017
Lost Sphear is a Beautiful, Tactical JRPG Fever Dream

Lost Sphear is a Beautiful, Tactical JRPG Fever Dream

When I Am Setsuna released in 2016, the writing was already on the wall—Tokyo RPG Factory’s first title was a carefully honed JRPG that would find a home as a favorite among diehard fans of the gen...

By Cody Gravelle on 23 October 2017
Square Enix Talks Future of Video Games

Square Enix Talks Future of Video Games

Square Enix is currently hard at work one some of the biggest games in its history, like the hotly anticipated Final Fantasy 7 remake, and the similarly eagerly awaited Kingdom Hearts 3. Now, the s...

By Brad Jones on 15 October 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Reveals Multiplayer DLC Release Date

Final Fantasy 15 Reveals Multiplayer DLC Release Date

About a couple of months ago, Square Enix held the closed beta for Final Fantasy 15‘s online multiplayer expansion known as Comrades, which allowed players to customize avatars with various clothi...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 October 2017
Final Fantasy 16 Will Feature Massive Explorable Areas

Final Fantasy 16 Will Feature Massive Explorable Areas

When Final Fantasy 15 was launched to critical and commercial success last November, one aspect that was warmly-received by critics and players was the open-world, which was one of the largest sett...

By Alexander Pan on 03 October 2017
FF15 Director Discussing Full Switch Port with Nintendo

FF15 Director Discussing Full Switch Port with Nintendo

Over the course of the past several months, Final Fantasy 15‘s director Hajime Tabata has been hinting at a Nintendo Switch version of the popular role-playing game, but he has yet to confirm whet...

By Kyle Sledge on 03 October 2017
FF14: Stormblood Blood Drive is a Huge Success

FF14: Stormblood Blood Drive is a Huge Success

Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood is already a success, buoyed by positive reviews and an active, dedicated playerbase that numbers in the millions. Yet Square Enix and the American Red Cross managed to...

By Cody Gravelle on 02 October 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Switch Tease A 'Joke'

Final Fantasy 15 Switch Tease A 'Joke'

Last month, Nintendo fans looked like they were in for a treat when Final Fantasy 15 director Hajime Tabata teased that the massively-successful JRPG would be coming to the Switch. However, it appe...

By Alexander Pan on 02 October 2017
Final Fantasy 9 Coming to PS4, Says New Rating

Final Fantasy 9 Coming to PS4, Says New Rating

A classic Final Fantasy game may be made available on PlayStation 4 in the very near future, according to a listing by the European ratings board PEGI. Final Fantasy 9, initially released on the or...

By Rory Young on 02 October 2017
Nier: Automata Sequel Potentially Outed by Job Listing

Nier: Automata Sequel Potentially Outed by Job Listing

One of 2017’s biggest surprises has been Nier: Automata, a collaboration between Yoko Taro and Platinum Games. The game stormed out of the gate when it launched at the end of February, beating its...

By Derek Nichols on 30 September 2017
Life is Strange: Before the Storm Episode 1 Review

Life is Strange: Before the Storm Episode 1 Review

In retrospect, perhaps it isn’t much of a shock that a lot of video game enthusiasts saw pieces of themselves in Life is Strange‘s awkward yet affable Max or the angry, rebellious Chloe. The two gi...

By Cody Gravelle on 22 September 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Can't Run on Switch, Says Director

Final Fantasy 15 Can't Run on Switch, Says Director

The wildly successful Nintendo Switch has garnered an overwhelming amount of buzz since its March 2017 release, even snagging the attention of big-ticket game franchises looking to develop ports fo...

By AJ Caulfield on 16 September 2017
Job Posting Hints at Marvel's New Avengers Game

Job Posting Hints at Marvel's New Avengers Game

Anticipation for Marvel’s The Avengers Project can be traced back to January of this year, when the company confirmed its collaboration with Square Enix for a multi-game partnership that will start...

By AJ Caulfield on 09 September 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Modding Could Be Shut Down

Final Fantasy 15 Modding Could Be Shut Down

When Final Fantasy 15 arrives on PC next year, this version of the game will include support for mods. While this could allow players to make all sorts of weird and wonderful content for the game,...

By Jasmine Henry on 07 September 2017
Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood Review

Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood Review

Final Fantasy 14 is consistent. That may be an odd way to describe an MMO given the tumultuous stigma of the genre, and doubly so considering the game’s travesty of a launch in 2010, but nothing ca...

By Rory Young on 06 September 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Director Looking Into Level Editor For PC Version

Final Fantasy 15 Director Looking Into Level Editor For PC Version

Final Fantasy 15 released for Xbox One and PS4 nearly a year ago, but the latest entry in the RPG franchise is far from finished. A steady stream of DLC has kept console gamers busy during the last...

By Denny Connolly on 29 August 2017
Dragon Quest Builders 2 Announced for PS4 and Switch

Dragon Quest Builders 2 Announced for PS4 and Switch

Square Enix has announced Dragon Quest Builders 2, revealing several new features for the game as well as confirming that it’s coming to both PlayStation 4 and the Nintendo Switch. It was an all-Dr...

By Rory Young on 26 August 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Deals

Rise of the Tomb Raider PC Deals

Update 2/1: Rise of the Tomb Raider is now discounted by 10% off at Steam Store. Incredibly, GMG is matching the deal, making the game only $40.50 (total of 32% off). Remember all the confusion las...

By Dealzon on 22 August 2017
Dragon Quest 11 Confirmed for PS4 in North America

Dragon Quest 11 Confirmed for PS4 in North America

Dragon Quest 11 represents a huge step forward for the series in terms of both gameplay and reach. Dragon Quest 11 was confirmed for a western release not too long ago, and since then, JRPG fans ha...

By Cody Gravelle on 21 August 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 D23 Panel Will Be Streamed

Kingdom Hearts 3 D23 Panel Will Be Streamed

When Kingdom Hearts 3 was initially announced, fans of the original games were overjoyed. Since then, however, the development path of the title has been a very slow one for some gamers, with Squar...

By Rob Gordon on 21 August 2017
North America Nintendo 3DS Launch Titles

North America Nintendo 3DS Launch Titles

The wait is almost over. The Nintendo 3DS launches in North America in just over a month, and gamers who plan to take the system home on day one can start planning their game purchases, as well....

By Jeff Schille on 19 August 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider's Next Expansion Release Date

Rise of the Tomb Raider's Next Expansion Release Date

Microsoft and developer Crystal Dynamics officially announce the release date for Rise of the Tomb Raider‘s forthcoming expansion materials for this month. According to Microsoft and Crystal Dynam...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 August 2017
Tomb Raider Movie Casts Its Lara Croft

Tomb Raider Movie Casts Its Lara Croft

Warner Bros. and MGM finally cast Lara Croft in their hotly anticipated reboot of the Tomb Raider film franchise, opting to select an actress that’s sure to excite fans. It would seem that video ga...

By Riley Little on 18 August 2017
Final Fantasy 15: Prompto VR DLC Will Not Be Released

Final Fantasy 15: Prompto VR DLC Will Not Be Released

The PlayStation VR Experience at E3 2016 showed Final Fantasy 15 from a first-person perspective, in a demo starring shutterbug Prompto. The footage caught the attention of many gamers who were int...

By Curt Hutson on 16 August 2017
Don't Expect Final Fantasy 7 Remake News Anytime Soon

Don't Expect Final Fantasy 7 Remake News Anytime Soon

Since the project was first announced at E3 2015, Final Fantasy 7 Remake has been one of the most hotly anticipated games around. How...

By Brad Jones on 03 August 2017
Drive Final Fantasy 15’s Regalia In Forza Horizon 3

Drive Final Fantasy 15’s Regalia In Forza Horizon 3

The Regalia, the stylish car from Final Fantasy 15, is leaving Eos and heading to Forza Horizon 3. Microsoft revealed the news earlie...

By Curt Hutson on 31 July 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 Twilight Town Tutorial World Confirmed

Kingdom Hearts 3 Twilight Town Tutorial World Confirmed

Kingdom Hearts 3 will be opening in Twilight Town, according to franchise director Tetsuya Nomura. In an interview with Japanese medi...

By Rory Young on 31 July 2017
Final Fantasy 15 'Comrades' Multiplayer Beta Plans

Final Fantasy 15 'Comrades' Multiplayer Beta Plans

Final Fantasy 15‘s upcoming multiplayer expansion is going to have an official Closed Beta, open to all players who own the JRPG and...

By Rory Young on 29 July 2017
Why Sephiroth Might Not Be in Kingdom Hearts 3

Why Sephiroth Might Not Be in Kingdom Hearts 3

One of the most challenging and memorable bosses in the Kingdom Hearts series is Final Fantasy 7‘s Sephiroth. Sephiroth makes an appe...

By Dalton Cooper on 26 July 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 Will Be Huge Focus at D23 Japan 2018

Kingdom Hearts 3 Will Be Huge Focus at D23 Japan 2018

The Disney and Square Enix mash-up sequel Kingdom Hearts 3 has begun to have a steady showing at the biennial D23 fan expos, now that...

By Curt Hutson on 25 July 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 Release Date Confirmed for 2018

Kingdom Hearts 3 Release Date Confirmed for 2018

At D23 earlier today Square Enix revealed a brand new Kingdom Hearts 3 trailer, showing off the Toy Story world. But although fans of...

By Jasmine Henry on 19 July 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 New Trailer Confirms Toy Story World

Kingdom Hearts 3 New Trailer Confirms Toy Story World

The D23 Expo is here and a new Kingdom Hearts 3 trailer has revealed the world of Toy Story. The game’s newest trailer debuted at the...

By Rory Young on 19 July 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 Will Feature Second Playable Character

Kingdom Hearts 3 Will Feature Second Playable Character

The Kingdom Hearts series has had a number of games where players have been able to play as other characters aside from Sora, and it...

By Alexander Pan on 19 July 2017
Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age Launch Trailer

Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age Launch Trailer

With Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age having released today for PlayStation 4, the publisher and developer Square Enix has now decide...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 July 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 Director Nomura Talks New Keyblades

Kingdom Hearts 3 Director Nomura Talks New Keyblades

Capping off a weekend of Kingdom Hearts 3 news, Director Tetsuya Nomura took the extra time to answer questions regarding keyblade tr...

By Rory Young on 19 July 2017
Final Fantasy 12: Zodiac Age - Best Job Combinations

Final Fantasy 12: Zodiac Age - Best Job Combinations

Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age is remastering done right. The lukewarm reception the original title received – partly thanks to an...

By Cody Gravelle on 19 July 2017
Nomura Talks Kingdom Hearts 3 on Nintendo Switch

Nomura Talks Kingdom Hearts 3 on Nintendo Switch

The upcoming Kingdom Hearts 3 marks a first for the series, as it will be the first console game in the franchise to be released on X...

By Alexander Pan on 18 July 2017
Kingdom Hearts 3 Will Bring Back the Gummi Ship

Kingdom Hearts 3 Will Bring Back the Gummi Ship

Kingdom Hearts‘ Gummi Ships will be returning in Kingdom Hearts 3 according to series Director Tetsuya Nomura. Game Informer was able...

By Rory Young on 18 July 2017
Final Fantasy 12: Compare PS2 and PS4 Versions

Final Fantasy 12: Compare PS2 and PS4 Versions

Although there’s plenty of new content to explore in Final Fantasy 14’s new expansion or Final Fantasy 15’s latest DLC, some players...

By Denny Connolly on 12 July 2017
Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11 Western Release Confirmed via Dutch PR

Dragon Quest 11, the latest single-player release in the hugely popular JRPG franchise, is reportedly coming Westward according to a...

By Rory Young on 12 July 2017
New Final Fantasy 15 Mobile Game is Very Disappointing

New Final Fantasy 15 Mobile Game is Very Disappointing

Although it was a long time coming, the overall reception for Final Fantasy 15 from fans of the series was extremely positive, with l...

By Rob Gordon on 02 July 2017
Final Fantasy 15's First 15 Minutes of Episode Prompto

Final Fantasy 15's First 15 Minutes of Episode Prompto

Although Final Fantasy 15‘s Episode Prompto DLC is officially out tomorrow, fans can get a look at the first 15 minutes of the expans...

By Kyle Sledge on 02 July 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Update 1.12 Adds Monster Truck Regalia

Final Fantasy 15 Update 1.12 Adds Monster Truck Regalia

After all of the criticism Final Fantasy 15 received early into its official release that it was an unfinished game, it appears that...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 July 2017
FF15: Episode Prompto DLC is Glitched for PSN Users

FF15: Episode Prompto DLC is Glitched for PSN Users

Final Fantasy 15‘s second expansion, the Episode Prompto DLC, has been getting positive press attention for some time now. Early demo...

By Cody Gravelle on 01 July 2017
Final Fantasy 15: Episode Ignis Teaser Revealed

Final Fantasy 15: Episode Ignis Teaser Revealed

Although most players have destroyed the Final Fantasy 15 campaign multiple times at this point, new content is still being delivered...

By Denny Connolly on 29 June 2017
Final Fantasy 14 Stormblood: How To Unlock A Red Mage

Final Fantasy 14 Stormblood: How To Unlock A Red Mage

Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood introduces a ton of new and exciting features to the MMO, but one of the most anticipated is the ability...

By Denny Connolly on 28 June 2017
Hitman Developer IO Interactive Is Independent Again

Hitman Developer IO Interactive Is Independent Again

It’s been a harrowing month for Hitman developer Io-Interactive, which had been facing the possibility of being forced to close or so...

By Derek Nichols on 26 June 2017
Final Fantasy 14 Stormblood Expansion Top PC Deals

Final Fantasy 14 Stormblood Expansion Top PC Deals

Square Enix’s Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood expansion will release next week, on Tuesday June 2oth. Unlike its fellow MMO expansion Th...

By Dealzon on 26 June 2017
FF15 Episode Prompto DLC Adds 3rd Person Shooter Combat

FF15 Episode Prompto DLC Adds 3rd Person Shooter Combat

During last week’s E3 2017 celebration festivities, Square Enix decided to reveal the release date for the upcoming expansion content...

By Kyle Sledge on 26 June 2017
Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood Launch Trailer Released

Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood Launch Trailer Released

The battle for Eorzea continues, and things aren’t looking too promising. The latest trailer for Final Fantasy 14: Stormblood takes p...

By Curt Hutson on 23 June 2017
Why Volition Didn't Make a New Saints Row

Why Volition Didn't Make a New Saints Row

Game Rant gets hands-on with Agents of Mayhem at E3 2017 to find out why developer Volition went with a character-focused new IP instead of a Saints Row sequel.

By Anthony Taormina on 20 June 2017
Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age Releases Story Trailer

Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age Releases Story Trailer

It’s only fitting that a forthcoming remaster would receive an equally slick story trailer. Today, Square Enix unleashed upon a legio...

By AJ Caulfield on 19 June 2017
Final Fantasy 15’s Aranea Gets Play Arts Kai Figure

Final Fantasy 15’s Aranea Gets Play Arts Kai Figure

Just recently, the video game publisher and developer Square Enix revealed that Final Fantasy 15‘s dragoon Aranea Highwind is set to...

By Kyle Sledge on 19 June 2017
Final Fantasy 15: Episode Prompto Will Be 2 Hours Long

Final Fantasy 15: Episode Prompto Will Be 2 Hours Long

Square Enix’s day two stream at E3 2017 might have featured even more content than its first iteration, with a number of exciting gam...

By Cody Gravelle on 16 June 2017
Life is Strange Prequel Leaks with First Images

Life is Strange Prequel Leaks with First Images

Life is Strange proved to be one of the standout video games of 2015, in spite of its lower status on release in comparison to a numb...

By Rob Gordon on 03 June 2017
Kingdom Hearts Orchestra Tour Hits US Later this Month

Kingdom Hearts Orchestra Tour Hits US Later this Month

Over the past few months, the Kingdom Hearts Orchestra World Tour has been taking fans across Europe and Asia on a musical retrospect...

By Brad Jones on 02 June 2017
Major Development Changes for Final Fantasy 7 Remake

Major Development Changes for Final Fantasy 7 Remake

It seems that the development process for the Final Fantasy 7 Remake is about to undergo some major changes. During a Mobius Final Fa...

By Brad Jones on 02 June 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Patch Fixes Bugs and Adds Stinky Tofu

Final Fantasy 15 Patch Fixes Bugs and Adds Stinky Tofu

There is a update coming to Final Fantasy 15 this week that adds new content based on player input. The update will drop today, May 2...

By Curt Hutson on 02 June 2017
Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts Creator Reimagines The Joker

Final Fantasy and Kingdom Hearts Creator Reimagines The Joker

When dealing with a character as iconic as DC Comics’ The Joker, creators need to be pretty careful about taking creative liberties....

By Denny Connolly on 02 June 2017
Final Fantasy 12's New Trailer Explains Gambit System

Final Fantasy 12's New Trailer Explains Gambit System

Square Enix has released a new trailer for Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age that focuses on the game’s unique combat mechanics called the Gambit System. When it originally released in 2016, Final Fan...

By Curt Hutson on 01 June 2017
Lara Croft Movie Actress Has Played The Game Series

Lara Croft Movie Actress Has Played The Game Series

Academy Award-winning actress Alicia Vikander, star of the upcoming Tomb Raider movie reboot, admits to playing the games in secret d...

By Alexander Pan on 29 May 2017
Rumor: Hitman Series to Continue as Dev Retains Rights

Rumor: Hitman Series to Continue as Dev Retains Rights

The Hitman franchise may live on as series developer IO Interactive has reportedly retained the rights. The suggestion follows the re...

By Jasmine Henry on 16 May 2017
New Thief Game in Development to Tie-in with Movie

New Thief Game in Development to Tie-in with Movie

Square Enix is reportedly working on a new Thief game, if a post from film studio Straight Up Films is to be believed. The studio cla...

By Anthony Taormina on 16 May 2017
How Well Can Episodic Gaming Content Work?

How Well Can Episodic Gaming Content Work?

One writer sets out to explain how episodic content is becoming more commonplace within the gaming industry, and how it might not be...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 May 2017
FF15 Glitch Lets Players Fly Over the Open World

FF15 Glitch Lets Players Fly Over the Open World

Final Fantasy 15 has been called many things since the game’s release late last year – a masterpiece, an unfinished art project, or o...

By Cody Gravelle on 13 May 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Review

Final Fantasy 15 Review

Final Fantasy 15 attempts to deliver an action-oriented RPG road trip that can please both old school fans and draw in fresh blood....

By Denny Connolly on 13 May 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Ending 'Way Different'

Final Fantasy 15 Ending 'Way Different'

Ray Chase, the voice actor for Final Fantasy 15 protagonist Noctis, tells Game Rant that the ending for Square Enix’s upcoming JRPG w...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 May 2017
Final Fantasy 15 Gameplay Video: See First 40 Minutes

Final Fantasy 15 Gameplay Video: See First 40 Minutes

Square Enix’s livestream event at this week’s EGX in London shows off the first 40 minutes of Final Fantasy 15, revealing some finer...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 May 2017
Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Rise of the Tomb Raider Sells Over 1 Million Copies

Microsoft reports Square Enix’s and Crystal Dynamics’ Rise of the Tomb Raider selling over 1 million copies since its release for the...

By Kyle Sledge on 12 May 2017
Dragon Quest Builders Review

Dragon Quest Builders Review

Square Enix takes a JRPG classic fuses it with elements of Minecraft in Dragon Quest Builders, creating a unique spin on the genre th...

By Cody Gravelle on 12 May 2017
Final Fantasy 15: How to Unlock the Secret Dungeon

Final Fantasy 15: How to Unlock the Secret Dungeon

Final Fantasy 15 hides plenty of secrets, but one hidden dungeon gives players an experience unlike anything else in the game, and h...

By Curt Hutson on 12 May 2017
Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review

Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past Review

Dragon Quest 7: Fragments of the Forgotten Past is an engaging remake of a well-liked classic that brings some much needed paint and...

By Riley Little on 12 May 2017
6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

6 Gaming Splits Bigger Than Brad Pitt & Angelina Jolie

Breakups aren’t reserved for couples, celebrity or not, with plenty of blockbuster splits in the gaming industry making massive headl...

By Riley Little on 12 May 2017