Previews of Games Developed By Square Enix

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Harvestella: Final Fantasy Meets Rune Factory

I’m sure there are a few people out there who might have wondered what a farming-sim from Square Enix would look like, but I imagine not many. I, for one certainly haven’t, given their repertoire for…

October 17, 2022 | 04:45 EDT

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Crisis Core Final Fantasy VII Reunion Feels Like Coming Home

When Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core was originally released for the PSP in 2007, it was one of the reasons I even bought a PSP in the first place and it quickly became my favorite Final Fantasy game…

October 10, 2022 | 10:00 EDT

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Final Fantasy VII Remake Impressions - Like The Demo I Remember

The first console I got as a kid was the PlayStation 1, in all of its big honkin’ brick-like glory. After tearing open the wrapping paper to find what was inside, and opening the box, and setting it…

March 3, 2020 | 04:37 EST

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Dragon Quest Trilogy Shows Square's Porting Struggles

Sometimes, revisiting classic games can be something of a challenge. While it's hard to deny the classic status of games like Ocarina of Time and Goldeneye, going back and playing them through a…

September 30, 2019 | 07:31 EDT

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Trials of Mana Remake Feels Like Familiar Fun

Whenever people talk about influential, iconic JRPGs from the past few decades, some major franchises very quickly come to mind. I’m sure names like Final Fantasy and Dragon Quest crept into your…

September 12, 2019 | 12:30 EDT

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Final Fantasy VII Remake Packs More Punch than Tifa's Fist

Final Fantasy VII just sort of showed up at my house at some point. I can't actually tell you when, just there's the time before Final Fantasy VII and the time after. At first... I didn't really like…

June 14, 2019 | 12:00 EDT

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The Last Remnant Remastered Left Me with No Clue What Was Happening

In 2008, Microsoft was trying to collect as many JRPGs onto the Xbox 360 as possible. One of these games was The Last Remnant, a game that came out to a resounding meh. It released on PC the…

October 8, 2018 | 01:00 EDT