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Here’s A Look At NieR: Automata’s Gorgeous New 2B Figure By Flare

By Sato . February 19, 2018 . 2:00am

At Wonder Festival 2018 Winter this weekend, we got a look at a brand-new NieR: Automata figure featuring the protagonist YoRHa No. 2 Type B, or 2B, and she is looking pretty great so far.

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Square Enix Reveals Kingdom Hearts III Riku And New Kingdom Hearts II Sora Bring Arts Figures

By Sato . February 13, 2018 . 4:00pm

We got a peek at Riku’s new looks in Kingdom Hearts III recently, and it didn’t take long for Square Enix to give us a glimpse of his new Bring Arts figure that is in the works.

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Kingdom Hearts III Has A Surprise That Tetsuya Nomura Has Been Wanting To Do Since Working On FF

By Sato . February 11, 2018 . 9:30am

We got to check out Kingdom Hearts III’s latest trailer yesterday from D23 Expo Japan 2018 yesterday, where more details were shared about its development, info on the Gummi Ship, and more.

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Final Fantasy VII Remake Changed Cloud’s Design, Nomura Says It Is Closest To The Original

By Sato . February 7, 2018 . 7:45am

Those who attended the Final Fantasy series’ 30th anniversary exhibition got a first look at new screenshots for Final Fantasy VII Remake along with a surprise appearance from director Tetsuya Nomura.

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Square Enix Announces An 8v8 Arcade Game For Starwing Paradox By Evangelion And .hack Character Designer

By Sato . February 6, 2018 . 4:30am

Sunrise recently announced a new project called Starwing Paradox which will have feature characters designed by Evangelion and .hack character designer Yoshiyuki Sadamoto, and it’s getting an arcade game by Square Enix.

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NieR: Automata, MMOs, Smartphone Games Helped Square Enix Profit On A Year Of Net Sales Decline

By Sato . February 6, 2018 . 3:00am

Square Enix announced its consolidated results for the nine-month period ended December 31, 2017 with some insight on how the company performed on a year with less blockbuster titles.

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Million Arthur Series 2018 Project Has An MMO, New Hunting Action RPG, And Major Kai-ri-Sei Update

By Sato . February 6, 2018 . 1:30am

The Million Arthur series will be busy in 2018 with a major update for Kai-ri-Sei Million Arthur, a Japanese launch for the MMO Han-Gyaku-Sei Million Arthur, and a new action RPG called Kou-Kyou-Sei Million Arthur.

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Xenogears’ “Original Soundtrack Revival Disc” Releases On April 4 In Japan

By Sato . January 26, 2018 . 3:00am

We previously reported that Xenogears is getting a 20th anniversary concert this April in Japan, but those of you who can’t make it can still pick up its “Original Soundtrack Revival Disc” releasing April 4 in Japan.

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Crystal Dynamics Adds Veterans From Naughty Dog, EA, Monolith, And More For The Avengers Project

By Sato . January 24, 2018 . 6:15am

Square Enix subsidiary Crystal Dynamics is recruiting a dream team of its own with veterans from Naughty Dog, Visceral Games, Monolith, Sledgehammer Games, and more for The Avengers Project.

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Square Enix Initially Considered Making Dragon Quest XI An Open-World Game

By Sato . January 23, 2018 . 8:45am

Dragon Quest XI has some features you’d often see in open-world games such as vast fields and mounts to travel, and series creator Yuji Horii explained how they originally thought about making it open-world.

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Sonic the Hedgehog Creator Yuji Naka Joins Square Enix

By Sato . January 22, 2018 . 3:15am

Yuji Naka, one of the three main creators of Sonic the Hedgehog, who worked as a programmer and producer for the series, announced on his Twitter account that he joined Square Enix.

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Square Enix On Recreating A ‘90s-Style RPG In Lost Sphear—From ATB To Teenage Heroes

By Sato . January 17, 2018 . 1:00pm

Siliconera caught up with Lost Sphear Director Atsushi Hashimoto of Square Enix about influences from the golden age of RPGs of the ’90s that went into the making of the Tokyo RPG Factory game.

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Dissidia Final Fantasy NT Developers Talk About The Setting And Its Few Too Many Heroes

By Sato . January 9, 2018 . 9:15am

Dissidia Final Fantasy producer Ichiro Hazama and director Takeo Kujiraoka recently talked about the action RPG fighter in an interview in this week’s issue of Famitsu magazine just before its Japanese release.

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Square Enix President Yosuke Matsuda Shares A New Year’s Message With Future Plans

By Sato . January 2, 2018 . 2:00am

Square Enix president and representative director Yosuke Matsuda shared a letter wishing everyone a Happy New Year with a look back at 2017 and some of the plans we can expect to see in 2018.

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The World Ends with You And Dissidia Composer Takeharu Ishimoto Resigns From Square Enix

By Sato . December 28, 2017 . 9:15am

Composer Takeharu Ishimoto, known for his work on The World Ends wit You and Dissidia Final Fantasy, announced that he will be leaving Square Enix at the end of the year.