Sq. Enix formally introduced the following chapter of the Closing Fantasy VII remake saga Thursday night throughout its Closing Fantasy VII twenty fifth Anniversary Celebration stream. The sport is titled Closing Fantasy VII Rebirth, and it’ll launch as a PS5 unique “subsequent winter.”
Remake ended on a significant cliffhanger that arrange for lots extra story forward, and now we’ve got a touch at what the following recreation would possibly seem like. In a temporary trailer, Sq. Enix revealed a number of the world exterior of Midgar, in addition to mysterious scenes of Cloud Strife strolling alongside Sephiroth and an injured Cloud huddled in opposition to Disaster Core protagonist Zack Honest.
“Closing Fantasy VII Rebirth is being designed so that individuals can take pleasure in this recreation whether or not they know the unique recreation or not,” inventive director Tetsuya Nomura stated in a message shared on Twitter. “The truth is, new gamers would possibly even take pleasure in beginning their Closing Fantasy VII journey with Closing Fantasy VII Rebirth. Cloud and his buddies embark on a brand new journey on this recreation, and I imagine that the scenes that they witness after leaving Midgar will give gamers a contemporary, new expertise.”
Sq. Enix additionally revealed that Rebirth is the second recreation in a deliberate trilogy — beforehand, it was unclear precisely what number of video games would comprise the remake story. “Some improvement has already begun on the third title,” Nomura stated. “I actually have began on the event and am working in the direction of the completion of the sequence.”
Closing Fantasy VII Remake launched on PS4 in April 2020, and regardless of huge expectations, the sport turned out to be fairly good. For me, it was a lifeline through the early weeks of the pandemic — I took loads of solace in exploring Midgar with Cloud and his companions — and final 12 months, I had a blast enjoying by way of the PS5-optimized model and the Yuffie-focused DLC. Remake got here to PC by way of the Epic Video games Retailer in December, and Sq. Enix introduced Thursday that it is going to be out there on Steam tomorrow, June seventeenth.
Sq. Enix additionally introduced a remake of Disaster Core: Closing Fantasy VII, titled Disaster Core Closing Fantasy VII Reunion. That recreation will likely be out there this winter on PS5, PS4, Xbox Sequence X / S, Xbox One, Nintendo Swap, and Steam.