Quantcast
Final Fantasy Dimensions: thirty bucks for an iOS game? - Destructoid




Game database:   #ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ         ALL     Xbox One     PS4     360     PS3     WiiU     Wii     PC     3DS     DS     PS Vita     PSP     iOS     Android


Final Fantasy Dimensions  



Final Fantasy Dimensions: thirty bucks for an iOS game?


12:30 PM on 08.24.2012
Final Fantasy Dimensions: thirty bucks for an iOS game? photo



Square Enix and arrogance go hand in hand. The company has shamelessly charged premium prices for mobile games in the past, but its latest effort, Final Fantasy Dimensions, will be expecting as much as many 3DS games demand -- costing at least $28.99 when it comes to iOS. 

The price has been broken up, so at first it doesn't seem so bad. An episodic game, the first chapter will set you back $2.99. However, the subsequent three chapters -- as if they were second-issue collector magazines from the nineties -- bump the price up. Episodes two, three, and four will cost $6.99 each. 

If you want it all together, that's $28.99 for a bundle. And you thought the sixteen bucks for the Final Fantasy Tactics port was bad!

Will the Final Fantasy name be enough to get people to pay thirty dollars for an iPad game? Probably, and that's why Square Enix does it.








Comments not appearing? Anti-virus apps like Avast or some browser extensions can cause this.
Easy fix: Add   [*].disqus.com   to your software's white list. Tada! Happy comments time again.

Did you know? You can now get daily or weekly email notifications when humans reply to your comments.





timeline following:
Final Fantasy Dimensions



10:30 PM on 06.08.2012
E3: Final Fantasy Dimensions is old-school Final Fantasy

Final Fantasy XIII or Final Fantasy XIII-2 not doing it for you? Is Final Fantasy VI still your favorite game in the series? Or perhaps you insist that Final Fantasy V’s job system is still the best thing in the world? ...more




Android

9:00 AM on 12.18.2014
Angry Viking simulator Lords of the Fallen is coming to iOS and Android

Well this is an interesting turn of events. Despite not having a version of the game out for the Xbox 360, PS3, or Wii U platforms, developer Deck13 Interactive will release Lords of the Fallen on iOS and Android de...more



1:30 PM on 12.16.2014
Hearthstone is out on Android in select territories

Hearthstone is now in its testing period for Android tablets in select territories. If you happen to live in Canada, Australia, and New Zealand (or have an account in any of those regions), you can download the game now on yo...more



12:00 PM on 12.06.2014
Review: Peggle Blast

My criteria for enjoying a game with microtransactions is simple -- am I having fun, and can I consistently have fun without feeling like I need to pay out? Unlike some people who hate microtransactions on sheer principl...more



View all Android






Back to Top




All content is yours to recycle through our Creative Commons License permitting non-commercial sharing requiring attribution. Our communities are obsessed with videoGames, movies, anime, and toys.

Living the dream since March 16, 2006

Advertising on destructoid is available: Please contact them to learn more