During the Final Fantasy VII 25th Anniversary Celebration Livestream, Square Enix announced the return of Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII, which will be ported/remastered and released on all consoles and PC this winter.
Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII is an action RPG and a prequel to the original release of FFVII. The game follows Zack Fair, the best friend of FFVII protagonist Cloud Strife, during his time as a mercenary for the Shinra Electric Power Company.
His legacy, gave life to Final Fantasy VII──
With updated 3D models, full voiceovers, and new musical arrangements, Crisis Core ─Final Fantasy VII─ Reunion launches this winter on PS5, PS4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and Steam. #CCFF7R #FFVII25th pic.twitter.com/aMOiDXFkku
— FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE (@finalfantasyvii) June 16, 2022
This remaster marks the first time in 14 years that Crisis Core will be playable on modern consoles, as there have been no other versions of the game since its original release for Sony PSP in March 2008.
The FFVII 25th Anniversary Celebration Livestream also revealed a closed beta test for the mobile RPG FFVII Ever Crisis, as well as a new trailer for Final Fantasy VII Remake Part 2.
Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII Remastered will be released this winter on Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5, Nintendo Switch, and PC.
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