Posts Tagged ‘Final Fantasy’

Square Enix Announces Charity Efforts For Hurricane Relief

Square Enix has partnered with Global Giving to host the Final Fantasy 30th anniversary event, an art exhibit that will see a number of original Final Fantasy works auctioned off for charity. A gallery of work will be available to view for free at Gallery Nucleus in Alhambra California, where the exhibit will be open […]

Final Fantasy XIV 4.1 Update Takes Players to Ivalice

Square Eninx today released patch 4.1 for Final Fantasy XIV, bringing players back to Ivalice. The update includes more main scenario quests, a new 24-player raid series, a new high level dungeon, solo dungeons, housing areas and more. Solo dungeons are an interesting concept, it appears that players are able to hire squadrons which can […]

Square Enix Releases Fiscal Year Results, Divorces From IO Interactive

Square Enix has released their end of the year fiscal results, boasting an impressive boost to revenue thanks to the launch of strong AAA titles like Final Fantasy XV. Final Fantasy XV boosted revenues alongside Deus Ex and the Playstation 4 version of Rise of the Tomb Raider, alongside strong downloads of prior releases. Net sales […]

Final Fantasy XV, Tomb Raider Drive Square Enix 9 Month Sales

Square Enix’s latest income report is out and the results are pretty positive. For the nine month fiscal period ending December 16, net sales amounted to 190 billion Yen, a 24.4% increase over the same period last year. Operating income meanwhile dropped nearly ten percent, although Square is expecting a positive outcome by the end […]

Final Fantasy Starlight Festival

Final Fantasy XIV’s Starlight Festival is currently underway. It will run until 31st December and has introduced plenty of fun things for players to do over the holiday period. Players are going to be tasked with bringing holiday cheer and gifts to the kids of Eorzea. By doing so they will gain access to event […]

Square Enix Shows Sales Growth While Income Flops

Square Enix has released their first half results for the fiscal year ending September 15, 2016, and the results are a mixed bag of positives and negatives. On the plus side, net sales for the first half of the year have exploded by nearly 25% thanks in part due to the release of titles such […]

Square Enix Sales Boom In 2016

(Editor’s note: Before we dive in, I’ll remind viewers that Square Enix operates on a different fiscal year that ends March 31st. As a result, while most other companies are reporting their first quarter finances this month, Square Enix is on Q4 for the 2016 fiscal year. This is not a mistake on our part) […]

Only 50 Teams Completed Coil of Bahamut

Naoki Yoshida took some time out of the day to publish a new Letter from the Producer, discussing the upcoming fan festival in Tokyo, Japan, and last month’s implementation of patch 2.4. Released on October 28th, patch 2.4 introduced the Coil of Bahamut, finally bringing its related storyline to a conclusion. Less than a week […]

Square Enix Convenes Board To Stop Bad Final Fantasy Games

Siliconera is reporting that Square Enix has convened a special board of advisors to ensure that future Final Fantasy games meet the standard of quality that customers expect from the series. Where was this crew when Square Enix greenlit Final Fantasy: All The Bravest? No en la casa, apparently. The four man group is made […]

FFXIV Review Part 2: The Bad

(Editor’s Note: This was originally supposed to be a one part article, but for some reason it was playing hell with the server, so it has been split up) Now let’s talk about the negatives, starting with everyone’s favorite piece from 1.0: Levequests. Levequests are back and they are just as convoluted as they were […]

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