A Final Fantasy VII event based on the original PlayStation game is heading to FFVII The First Soldier, and it will result in special enemies coming to the game. In the new Letter from the Devs update, it confirmed opponents based on the classic Cactuar, Scorpion Sentinel, and Shinra Security Officer will show up. They’ll appear alongside classic FFVII character and Chocobo skins.
These three FFVII The First Soldier enemy will be tied to additional rewards. The announcement didn’t show any pictures of the items. It did mention that the data pieces they drop can be used to get them.
In the lead up to the new event, Square Enix and Ateam showed off footage comparing the new and old models. This clip shows the original boss fight, then looks at it in FFVII The First Soldier.
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As a reminder, Cloud, Tifa, Aerith, and Barret skins will be a part of this event. Red XIII will appear in some capacity too. People will be able to change the appearance of a Chocobo to make it look like a classic one too.
Final Fantasy VII The First Soldier is available on mobile devices, and the classic FFVII skins and enemies will arrive on February 16, 2022.