Entries in 'square enix' (129)

Square Enix announces new studio and new RPG Project Prelude Rune

Square Enix announces new studio and new RPG Project Prelude Rune

Japanese RPG specialist Square Enix has not only announced a brand new RPG, but also a new studio to make it.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 21st 2017 at 10:13AM in News
No Xbox One release for Nier Automata, producer clarifies

No Xbox One release for Nier Automata, producer clarifies

There’s bad news for Xbox One fans hoping for a port of upcoming Square Enix RPG Nier Automata.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Feb 20th 2017 at 10:14AM in News
Square Enix and Marvel

Square Enix and Marvel join forces for new multi-game partnership

Square Enix and Marvel have announced a new multi-game partnership that will kick off with a project surrounding The Avengers.

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Jan 26th 2017 at 3:24PM in News
Final Fantasy VII Remake and Kingdom Hearts III 'still have a way to go'

Final Fantasy VII Remake and Kingdom Hearts III 'still have a way to go'

Players who were hoping for a 2017 release for Square Enix’s Final Fantasy VII Remake and Kingdom Hearts III may be disappointed.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jan 11th 2017 at 10:46AM in News

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Final Fantasy XV

Final Fantasy XV ships 6m units

Square Enix has confirmed that Final Fantasy XV has shipped over 6 million units. This figure also includes the game’s digital sales figures.

Katharine  Byrne
by Katharine Byrne
on Jan 10th 2017 at 10:57AM in News
PS4 sales up 227% in Japan as Final Fantasy XV launches

PS4 sales up 227% in Japan as Final Fantasy XV launches

To no-one’s surprise, this week’s No.1 in Japan is Final Fantasy XV, according to data from Famitsu.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 8th 2016 at 10:21AM in News
Final Fantasy XV claims series' second biggest UK launch

Final Fantasy XV claims series' second biggest UK launch

FIFA 17 maintains its top spot in the UK charts this week despite strong competition from the new Final Fantasy.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Dec 5th 2016 at 9:34AM in News
Final Fantasy XV sold 5m units on first day

Final Fantasy XV sold 5m units on first day

The latest entry in Square Enix’s JRPG franchise has had a huge start around the world, making it the fastest selling game in the franchise to date. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Dec 1st 2016 at 2:02PM in News

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Hitman's episodic release has proved the sceptics wrong, Io believes

Hitman's episodic release has proved the sceptics wrong, Io believes

The decision to stray from the established triple-A pricing model and try something different has ultimately paid off, the developers of Hitman have said.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Nov 1st 2016 at 10:53AM in News
UPDATED: 'We need a Kitemark for indie developers,' says Square Enix Collective boss

UPDATED: 'We need a Kitemark for indie developers,' says Square Enix Collective boss

Update: Since the publication of this story, Square Enix Collective has contacted MCV to clarify Elliott's remarks. His statement can be found below. 

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Oct 27th 2016 at 9:42AM in News
Interview: When Dragon Quest met Minecraft

Interview: When Dragon Quest met Minecraft

The latest Dragon Quest title, Builders, mixes the series' RPG stylings with the gameplay of a little-known title called Minecraft.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Oct 14th 2016 at 11:30AM in News
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided becomes PS4's first HDR compatible game

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided becomes PS4's first HDR compatible game

High Dynamic Range support was added to PS4 via its 4.00 patch last month, but until now no games have actually supported the feature.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Oct 5th 2016 at 3:32PM in News

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Limited Edition Final Fantasy XV PS4 Slim confirmed for the UK

Limited Edition Final Fantasy XV PS4 Slim confirmed for the UK

Final Fantasy fans are very much being encouraged to buy into the new world of PS4 Slim with a brand new limited edition console heading to retail in November.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Sep 14th 2016 at 11:04AM in News
Mauricio Pochettino is the face of Championship Manager 17

Mauricio Pochettino is the face of Championship Manager 17

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has been named as the cover star of Square Enix’s Championship Manager 17.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 11th 2016 at 3:53PM in News
Deus Ex brand director defends 'Augs Lives Matters'

Deus Ex brand director defends 'Augs Lives Matters'

Square Enix’s upcoming Deus Ex: Mankind Divided has stoked the fire once again by drawing on another controversial topic in its marketing.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Aug 4th 2016 at 10:06AM in News
Final Fantasy XV will have a Season Pass

Final Fantasy XV will have a Season Pass

It seems that the upcoming Final Fantasy XV will be the first entry in the RPG series to have a Season Pass.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Aug 3rd 2016 at 10:43AM in News

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Square Enix unveils world's first Apple Watch only RPG

Square Enix unveils world's first Apple Watch only RPG

An RPG designed exclusively for use on the Apple Watch is under development at Square Enix.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 21st 2016 at 3:53PM in News
Rise of the Tomb Raider has a PS4 release date

Rise of the Tomb Raider has a PS4 release date

PS4 owners’ wait for Rise of the Tomb Raider will soon be over.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Jul 19th 2016 at 2:31PM in News
Video: Dragon Quest VII is finally coming to Europe

Video: Dragon Quest VII is finally coming to Europe

Nintendo announced a western release date for Dragon Quest VII: Fragments of the Forgotten Past during one of its livestream at E3.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Jun 16th 2016 at 11:43AM in News
Video: Square Enix announces mobile title Deus Ex Go, coming out this summer

Video: Square Enix announces mobile title Deus Ex Go, coming out this summer

Deus Ex will be the next Square Enix property to receive the ‘Go’ treatment.

Alex Calvin
by Alex Calvin
on Jun 9th 2016 at 1:45PM in News
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided live action trailer puts the politics into augmentation

Deus Ex: Mankind Divided live action trailer puts the politics into augmentation

A new live action trailer for Square Enix’s Deus Ex: Mankind Divided has emphasized the political drama that will underpin the in-game action.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 26th 2016 at 4:03PM in News
'Final Fantasy Disease' threatened series' future, director says

'Final Fantasy Disease' threatened series' future, director says

Hajime Tabata, the director of Final Fantasy XV, has admitted that he had a fight on his hands to implement the sort of modernisation needed to secure the RPG series’ ...

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on May 24th 2016 at 10:57AM in News
MCV Jobs Weekly: Square Enix strengthens its communications team

MCV Jobs Weekly: Square Enix strengthens its communications team

Colette Barr and Sunil Godhania will focus on Final Fantasy, Toxic hires a new editor and Activision promotes Philip Earl to EVP international.

Marie Dealessandri
by Marie Dealessandri
on Apr 21st 2016 at 10:38AM in News
Final Fantasy 7 Remake episodes will be full-size games

Final Fantasy 7 Remake episodes will be full-size games

Square Enix’s episodic approach to Final Fantasy 7 Remake will adopt an entirely different model to its more recent episodic release, Hitman.

Ben Parfitt
by Ben Parfitt
on Apr 8th 2016 at 3:37PM in News