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Square Enix Intend To Be Proactive In Switch Development Efforts With Mid-Sized Titles

By Sato . November 21, 2017 . 3:00am

Square Enix talked about about plans to “aggressively” work on mid-ranged titles for Switch and company president Yosuke Matsuda had more to talk about the platform in the briefing.

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Final Fantasy VII’s Short Stories Collection Will Be Published In The West By Yen Press

By Sato . November 20, 2017 . 7:30am

Final Fantasy VII: On the Way to a Smile is a series of short stories that take place between Final Fantasy VII and Advent Children, and fans in the West will soon be getting an official publication by Yen Press.

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Final Fantasy XV Director Tabata Says Work On His Next Project Will Start Gearing Up In 2018

By Sato . November 20, 2017 . 2:20am

Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata has been busy working on “expanding the universe” for the RPG with Episode Ignis and the PC port, but he also has a new project that we’ll hear about next year.

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Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Is Getting A Special Broadcast On November 21

By Sato . November 15, 2017 . 12:30am

Square Enix is celebrating the 1 million shipments and digital sales for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age with a commemorative livestream that might have an announcement that will make fans happy.

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Square Enix Plans On Showing “Sharp,” “Powerful,” And “Well-Made” Major Titles At E3 2018

By Sato . November 8, 2017 . 4:50am

During Square Enix’s second quarter earnings briefing, the company teased a little on what they have planned for next year’s big gaming expo.

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Square Enix Won’t Rule Out Any IPs, Including New, Active, And Inactive, For Nintendo Switch

By Sato . November 8, 2017 . 4:45am

Square Enix had its financial results briefing, where they had a lot to share about Nintendo Switch support, including plans to “aggressively” work on mid-ranged titles for the platform.

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Square Enix Has A Setting And Scenario Planner For A New NieR Development

By Sato . November 7, 2017 . 1:00am

Fans have been wanting more from the NieR series after the release of NieR: Automata earlier this year, and Square Enix producer Yosuke Saito teased that something is cooking.

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Yoko Taro Explains His 7-Step Process To Creating Video Game Characters

By Sato . November 3, 2017 . 3:00am

“How do you come up with your characters?” is a common question that NieR creator Yoko Taro gets, and he had a lot to say about his process during a recent seminar at the SEA Summit in Singapore.

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Yoko Taro Wants To Make Drakengard And NieR Sequels As Well As An Adult Video Someday

By Sato . October 16, 2017 . 2:30am

Yoko Taro would gladly make a NieR remake or Drakengard sequel so long as he gets the funds for it. He also added adult video to the list of things he’d like to make someday.

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Dragon Quest XI’s Nintendo Switch Version Is Built In Unreal Engine 4

By Sato . October 9, 2017 . 12:00am

Square Enix attended The Unreal Fest East 2017 this weekend, where Dragon Quest creator Yuji Hori, producer Yosuke Saito, and other staff shared bits on the upcoming Switch version of Dragon Quest XI.

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Hajime Tabata Would Pass On Taking Over Final Fantasy VII Remake, But Would Do A Final Fantasy VII-2

By Sato . October 7, 2017 . 3:30am

Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata isn’t working on Final Fantasy VII Remake, but he was asked in a recent interview if he’d take over the project if Square Enix offered the opportunity.

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Square Enix Is Hiring Staff To Make Something For Dragon Quest Using Unreal Engine 4

By Sato . October 6, 2017 . 2:30am

We heard back in July that Square Enix made a part of Dragon Quest III using Unreal Engine 4 and now they’re recruiting a technical artist to work on a Dragon Quest project using the engine.

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Final Fantasy Ultimania Is Getting Its First English Release With A FFI-FFVI Archive In Summer 2018

By Sato . October 4, 2017 . 8:00am

Final Fantasy is finally getting an Ultimania book for the English audience with Final Fantasy Ultimania Archive covering Final Fantasy I through Final Fantasy VI, to be published by Dark Horse in Summer 2018.

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Square Enix Cafe Osaka Will Have A Grand Opening Event On October 13 With Kingdom Hearts Art

By Sato . October 4, 2017 . 2:00am

Square Enix is opening a new Square Enix Cafe in Osaka, where they’ll be hosting a grand opening event that will have Kingdom Hearts artwork to coincide with the series’ 15th anniversary.

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NieR: Automata And NieR Gestalt & RepliCant Vinyl Records Headed Westward This December

By Sato . September 26, 2017 . 3:00am

We recently learned that Japan is getting a set of NieR: Automata and NieR Gestalt & RepliCant vinyl records. Square Enix announced that it is headed Westward this December and pre-orders are now live.