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October 13, 2013
Keeping with his promise of a new KH related announced Tetsuya Nomura has delivered! D23 Expo in Japan Nomura has officially announced the long rumoured Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD Remix!
Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD will contain Kingdom Hearts 2 as well as Kingdom Hearts Birth By Sleep in remastered HD. Following its predecessor, Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD Remix, it will also have Kingdom Hearts Re:Coded cutscenes in remastered HD.
Platforms have not been announced, though a PS3 release is most likely. Kingdom Hearts 2.5 HD Remix will be released in 2014
UPDATE! The debut trailer is now up! Western release confirmed via the PS blog!
October 09, 2013
The release date has been announced for Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster in Japan and it is currently scheduled for December 26th, 2013. The retail PS3 version of the game will comes 7140 yen, while the download version will be 6400 yen. The retail version of each Vita game separately will be 3990 yen, and download 3600 yen. There will be a twin pack with both games for the Vita priced at the same price as the PS3 version. The Vita bundle that includes both games will cost 25788 yen. The North American release is still to be announced, but it is safe to say the games will not make it out here this year. Lastly, Square-Enix has released new CG renders showing off Tidus and Yuna, one of which is similar to a popular drawn artwork that the original Final Fantasy X had. Check it out below:
October 09, 2013
Square Enix has released some direct feed screen shots for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII featuring Oerba Dia Vanille. Some of them have been seen previously through the magazine scans, but now they are in better quality. Vanille is said to have received a special gift as she awoke. She got the power to hear the voices of the dead. Because of that, she has been called a "saint" and is not located in the city of Luxerion under the protection of the Order.
Along with that, Square Enix has announced a new online feature which is called "Outerworld Service" that lets players send snapshots, battle scores, and messages through different social media and share their experiences with other players.
October 09, 2013
Square Enix has send out a press release today which confirms that Drakengard 3 will be making its way to the shores of North America sometime in 2014. Drakengard 3 is pre-quel to the original Drakengard game that tells a story of Zero who goes on a quest to kill her five sisters. As mentioned previously she has strong magical powers and was called an "Utautai" back in the Japanese version, but it appears the name has been chaged to "Intoner" for the English version.
The game will be priced at $49.99 and will be available for PlayStation 3 home consoles. Besides the game being available in stores, it will be availble for purchase digitally through PlayStation Network and is already available for pre-order at Square Enix Online Store. You can see the localization announcement trailer below:
To see the full press release please click "Read More."
September 26, 2013
A new adventurer will arrive in the world of Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn during November and her name is Claire "Lightning" Farron. The trailer below shows some of the battles players can participate in alongside Lightning, fighting monsters including a Behemoth and Bahamut. Press "Read More" for additional information.