Final Fantasy Type-0 is heading west for Xbox One and PlayStation 4, Square Enix announced today. The PS4 version is confirmed for a North American launch, and Director Hajime Tabata notes both Xbox One and PS4 versions in a trailer. Xbox One and PS4 versions are confirmed in a European press release. Type-0 originally launched on PSP in Japan in 2011.
Final Fantasy Agito, the free iOS and Android game set in the same world as Type-0, is also on its way to North America and Europe.
"The voice of our Western fans was instrumental in the development of Final Fantasy Type-0, and we're very excited to release this title soon," Director Hajime Tabata said in the release. "The new PlayStation 4 system and Xbox One platforms have really helped to re-envision this dynamic and turbulent world of Orience."
SQUARE ENIX ANNOUNCES FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0
AND FINAL FANTASY AGITO FOR EUROPE
The World of Orience Destined for
Next Generation Consoles and Mobile Devices
LONDON (June 10, 2014) – Square Enix Ltd., the publisher of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in Europe and other PAL territories, today announces the forthcoming release of two highly anticipated SQUARE ENIX® titles: FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0™ and FINAL FANTASY AGITO™.
Originally released in Japan in 2011 for the PlayStation®Portable handheld entertainment system, FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0 will be coming to the West as an HD remaster for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system and Xbox One®, the all-in-one games and entertainment system from Microsoft. In addition, FINAL FANTASY AGITO, already available in Japan, is confirmed for a Western release on iOS and Android devices.
"The voice of our Western fans was instrumental in the development of FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0, and we're very excited to release this title soon," said Hajime Tabata, director of FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0. "The new PlayStation®4 system and Xbox One platforms have really helped to re-envision this dynamic and turbulent world of Orience."
The war-torn land of Orience is also the setting for FINAL FANTASY AGITO, where players on iOS and Android mobile devices take on the role of a cadet in the Dominion of Rubrum as they aim to become Agito, a prophesized saviour of Orience.
Some key features for FINAL FANTASY AGITO include:
Character Customisation: Create a unique character in the world of FINAL FANTASY AGITO. Players have access to a variety of character customisation options, including gender, facial features, hairstyles and more.
Player Choice: Interact with other cadets at Akademeia, including major characters from FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0. The decisions you make here will affect the course of history in the game, which in turn will affect the worldwide player community.
Missions: Head out on missions to raise your level, and find and craft your ultimate weapon. Confront powerful enemies in large-scale, cooperative battles involving the entire FINAL FANTASY AGITO player population.
FINAL FANTASY AGITO will be available for free download with in-app purchases on iOS and Android Devices. No release date has been confirmed for both titles at this time.
For the latest assets on FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0 and FINAL FANTASY AGITO, please visit your local Square Enix press site or contact your local PR representative.