Square Enix lied about there not being a physical version of Final Fantasy VIII remastered, Epic Games Store’s moneyhats are freaking huge, and Japanese scenario writers address the impermanence of the mobile medium in the news of the week!
Square Enix brought Final Fantasy VII Remake to TGS, and the results were suitably impressive in the news of the week!
The Luminous Engine still lives, and Nintendo has had a big Direct in the news of the week!
Microsoft’s next gen Lockhart console has been cancelled, Famitsu has detailed some fun new Final Fantasy VII plot details, and Sega’s Toshihiro Nagoshi shows disdain for Western audiences in the news of the week!
Metroid Prime 4 has been rebooted, Steam is no longer a viable platform for Japanese developers, and Wakka calls for violence against Al Bhed children in the news of the week!
The PS1 legacy is being squandered on smartphones, Final Fantasy VII is now an action game, and Microsoft is gussying up a fallen woman in the news of the week!
Physical copies of Octopath Traveler are mostly sold out, refunds are over for Star Citizen backers, and Konami cancels P.T. all over again in the news of the week!
Square Enix release their annual customer survey, Omega Labyrinth Z has been banned in the West by Sony, and We Happy Few is fighting a ban in Australia in the news of the week!
Character models have been heavily revised for Final Fantasy VII Remake, Metroid Prime 4 is in dire trouble, 30% of Capcom Vancouver hipsters are laid off, and Xenogears is twenty years old today in the news of the week!
EA turns Battlefront II into a debacle, Bioware runs damage control for their EA overlords, and Final Fantasy XV’s multiplayer expansion is far from ideal in the news of the week!