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Square Enix Cooked Up Some Imperial Treats For The “Romancing Saga” Event

By Sato . March 14, 2014 . 4:32pm

Square Enix recently celebrated the 25th anniversary of the SaGa franchise with a collaboration event called “Romancing Saga,” along with Japan’s Saga Prefecture.

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How Final Fantasy V Was A Turning Point In Tetsuya Nomura’s Career

By Sato . March 13, 2014 . 1:02pm

While many may consider Final Fantasy VII to be Kingdom Hearts creator Tetsuya Nomura’s early career-defining title, Nomura says it all began with Final Fantasy V.

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Tetsuya Nomura Talks About His Childhood And How He Joined Square

By Sato . March 13, 2014 . 1:48am

In an interview with Famitsu magazine, Square Enix’s Tetsuya Nomura details his childhood and how he joined the company he’s worked at all these years.

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Square Enix’s SaGa Teaser Was For An Event In Japan’s Saga Prefecture

By Sato . February 19, 2014 . 12:48am

Square Enix’s SaGa teaser ended up being for something completely unexpected.

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Square Enix’s SaGa Franchise Gets A 25th Anniversary Website

By Ishaan . February 14, 2014 . 8:30am

Square Enix have erected a 25th anniversary website for the SaGa franchise.

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Dragon Quest Games Drawing Near? Luminaries Of The Legendary Line Registered In The USA

By Spencer . February 10, 2014 . 12:43am

Square Enix still hasn’t said anything about releasing more Dragon Quest games, but something is cooking. Siliconera found a trademark for Luminaries of the Legendary Line registered by Square Enix in the USA.

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Former Square Enix President Explains Why They Make Smartphone Games And Remakes

By Sato . January 28, 2014 . 1:01pm

Former Square Enix president Yoichi Wada discusses why Square Enix have been releasing so many remakes and smartphone games of late.

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Square Enix’s Crowdfunding Platform Launches With An Indie RPG And More

By Ishaan . January 27, 2014 . 8:31am

Last year, Square Enix launched a crowdfunding initiative for indie developers, dubbed “The Collective”. This morning, the initiative went live.

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SaGa Creator Hopes To Announce A New Game In The Next Two Years

By Sato . January 20, 2014 . 12:00pm

During a recent live concert by Kenji Ito, known for composing tracks for the Mana and SaGa games, SaGa creator Akitoshi Kawazu discussed the series’ future.

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Xenogears Perfect Works Fanbook Getting Reprint In Japan

By Spencer . January 13, 2014 . 10:12pm

Before Monolith Soft created Xenoblade, many of the key staff including director Tetsuya Takahashi and composer Yoko Shimomura developed Xenogears with Squaresoft.

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A Hitman Reimagining Was In Development At Square Enix Montreal, But Was Cancelled

By Ishaan . January 6, 2014 . 9:00am

In late 2011, Square Enix opened a new studio in Montreal, which they dubbed “Square Enix Montreal”. At the time, Square said that the studio was working on a new game in the Hitman series.

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Square Enix President Talks Future Plans For Smartphone And Console Games

By Sato . December 12, 2013 . 5:31pm

Square Enix president Yosuke Matsuda discusses the company’s plans with regard to console and smartphone game development.

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Bravely Default Character Designer Explains Why He Left Square Enix

By Sato . December 11, 2013 . 5:30pm

Akihiko Yoshida, the character designer for Square Enix RPGs such as Final Fantasy Tactics, Final Fantasy XIV and Bravely Default, explains why he left Square Enix after close to 20 years.

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Final Fantasy XV Is Already Getting A Play Arts Kai Noctis Figure

By Sato . December 8, 2013 . 9:30am

While Final Fantasy XV is a ways off, figurines based on the game are already in the works.

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Bravely Default, FF Tactics Character Designer Leaves Square Enix

By Sato . December 5, 2013 . 1:22am

Akihiko Yoshida, who first joined Square Soft in 1995 to work as a character designer on titles such as Final Fantasy Tactics, has announced his departure from the company.