Square Enix has officially confirmed multiple Final Fantasy titles are coming to the Nintendo Switch and Xbox One, including Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD and Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age. The first game is expected to arrive on April 16th, while The Zodiac Age arrives two weeks later on the 30th.
We event have a beautiful new piece of art from The Zodiac Age from the wonderfully talented Akihiko Yoshida:
This is only the beginning of the Switch and Xbox's relationship growth with Square Enix. Last year, the team announced that they were going to be broadening the libraries of both platforms with titles that previously held PlayStation exclusivity.0comments
Need a little help on catching up with both titles before they reach their newest platforms? Square Enix has got you covered:
Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD / X-2 HD
- Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster contains Final Fantasy X and its sequel Final Fantasy X-2 HD, renowned as some of the most popular titles in the whole Final Fantasy series for their emotional stories and stunning graphical quality. FINAL FANTASY X follows the story of superstar athlete Tidus, whose fate intertwines with the beautiful summoner Yuna as they embark on a pilgrimage to save the world of Spira. Final Fantasy X-2 HD takes place two years later, following the stories of Yuna, Rikku and Paine in their exciting adventures to uncover ancient secrets and overcome powerful enemies. Having shipped over 14 million units worldwide to date, Final Fantasy X / X-2 HD Remaster invites new players to discover a stunning RPG adventure you will never forget.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
- Based on the 12th numbered entry in the smash hit Final Fantasy series that has sold over 6 million units worldwide, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age has re-worked the game’s design and re-mastered their visuals in full-HD, making full use of current generation hardware capabilities to improve the graphical and audio quality for the ultimate play experience. Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age takes place in the breath-taking world of Ivalice, where magic is commonplace and airships fill the sky. The small kingdom of Dalmasca is caught between warring empires Archadia and Rozarria, and the lone heir to the Dalmascan throne, Princess Ashe has devoted herself to forming a resistance to liberate her homeland. The story begins when Ashe meets Vaan, a young thief who dreams of flying free in the skies, as their adventure changes the destiny of the world’s greatest nations.
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