Square Enix’s Yoshinori Kitase on FFVII remake: ‘It would take a lot to happen’
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Square Enix’s Yoshinori Kitase on FFVII remake: ‘It would take a lot to happen’

A remake of Final Fantasy VII would have “to tick lots of very big boxes” before becoming a reality, according to Final Fantasy series producer Yoshinori Kitase. “I can honestly tell you I would love to do that,” he replied when asked about a possible remake. “If you simply ask me if I personally would like to do ... Read More»
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New Final Fantasy VII Play Arts Kai Vincent Valentine Now Available
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New Final Fantasy VII Play Arts Kai Vincent Valentine Now Available

Following last week’s launch of two new figures in the Final Fantasy VII Play Arts Kai range, today sees the arrival of one of the most long awaited characters: Vincent Valentine from the Final Fantasy VII series finally makes it to the Play Arts Kai range. An ace gunman who was a former member of ... Read More»
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Final Fantasy Trading Arts KAI Series 4 Now Available
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Final Fantasy Trading Arts KAI Series 4 Now Available

The hotly awaited fourth series of Final Fantasy Trading Arts KAI mini figures is here, with collectible super-deformed figures of Cloud, Tifa and Yuffie joining the gang. Available in the UK from today, these miniaturised figures manage to perfectly capture the feel of the popular characters and they look great lined up with the rest ... Read More»
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New Final Fantasy VII Play Arts Kai Range Set to Expand
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New Final Fantasy VII Play Arts Kai Range Set to Expand

Three new action figures based on the Final Fantasy VII series are set to launch this winter, with Rufus Shinra and Yuffie Kisara set to be joined by the long awaited European debut of Vincent Valentine’s Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children design. These new figures are set to launch in two waves, both arriving this ... Read More»
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Mainstream Gaming for Idiots
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Mainstream Gaming for Idiots

Are mainstream-oriented games too stupidly easy for their own good? The very mention of this question makes me sound like a snooty old codger, who knows beyond all doubt that gaming is not as challenging and admirable a pastime as it used to be... Read More»
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Square Enix Shuts Down Sale of Final Fantasy VII 3D Printed Figures
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Square Enix Shuts Down Sale of Final Fantasy VII 3D Printed Figures

3D printing website Shapeways has found great success with its sales of a full set of 3D printed Final Fantasy VII figures, but that success caught the attention of publisher Square Enix who were not happy. The publisher sent a cease and desist order to modeler Joaquin Baldwin to prevent further figure sales following their ... Read More»
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Final Fantasy VII iPhone 5 Hardcase Now Available
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Final Fantasy VII iPhone 5 Hardcase Now Available

The latest in a long line of merchandise items themed around the hugely popular Final Fantasy VII is available from today: an iPhone 5 hardcase featuring some unique artwork. This hardcase is designed to look like an item issued to the 1st class operatives of Soldier from Final Fantasy ... Read More»
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Final Fantasy VII – The Web Series Kickstarter taken down by Square Enix
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Final Fantasy VII – The Web Series Kickstarter taken down by Square Enix

Perhaps unsurprisingly, Square Enix forced Kickstarter to take down the project page for the Final Fantasy VII – The Web Series earlier today... Read More»
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Final Fantasy VII Live-Action Web Series Takes to Kickstarter
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Final Fantasy VII Live-Action Web Series Takes to Kickstarter

The team behind the Final Fantasy VII live-action web series teaser released last year has decided to take to Kickstarter to help fund the creation of an entire series. The original Italian team has joined up with Shinra Productions LLC to create five episodes for season one lasting about 15 minutes each. Over 100 people ... Read More»
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Final Fantasy VII Now Available on Steam
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Final Fantasy VII Now Available on Steam

More than two years after the first database entry appeared Final Fantasy VII is finally available to purchase via Steam. Square Enix re-released the PC version last year exclusively via its own store, but now the title can be purchased from Steam for $11.99. The Steam version contains 36 achievements, partial controller support, and requires 3GB ... Read More»
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Final Fantasy VII now available on Steam for $11.99
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Final Fantasy VII now available on Steam for $11.99

What better way to celebrate the 4th of July than with a Japanese RPG? A year since it was originally announced, Final Fantasy VII is finally available on Steam... Read More»
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Fans Unite to Make Final Fantasy Celebration Magazine
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Fans Unite to Make Final Fantasy Celebration Magazine

UFFSite, RPG Site, Nova Crystallis, and over 30 other fan sites banded together to create an unofficial, one-off Final Fantasy e-magazine celebrating the series’ 25th anniversary. Though the magazine may not be much to look at, it is a moving testament to the influence Final Fantasy has had on people’s lives—fan-generated affection in the form ... Read More»
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And Now, a List of Japan’s Favorite Final Fantasy Characters (Male Edition)
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And Now, a List of Japan’s Favorite Final Fantasy Characters (Male Edition)

Prepare to argue amongst yourselves. Over at the official Final Fantasy forums, members voted to rank the popularity of male Final Fantasy characters. Here are the results: 1. Zack (FFVII) 2. Cloud (FFVII) 3. Zidane (FFIX) 4. Tidus (FFX) 5. Squall (FFVIII) 6. Bartz (FFV) 7. Kain (FFIV) 8. Sephiroth (FFVII) 9. Cecil (FFIV) 10. Vincent ... Read More»
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Final Fantasy 7 fan film trailer is ace, watch it here
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Final Fantasy 7 fan film trailer is ace, watch it here

Final Fantasy 7 is getting the fan film treatment, courtesy of directors Gionata Medeot & Mattia Ferraro. The duo has just released a teaser trailer for the project, dubbed ‘Final Fantasy VII: The Movie’. It shows the scene where Aerie... Read More»
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Report – Final Fantasy VII PC released, then pulled for shonky DRM
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Report – Final Fantasy VII PC released, then pulled for shonky DRM

The PC re-release of Final Fantasy VII apparently went live over the weekend – but was quickly pulled after complaints of DRM failure. Joystiq reports the classic RPG was apparently briefly available via its website for $12.70, but the site is back to displaying a “coming soon” message. An explanation is easily found; Square Enix ... Read More»
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