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Final Fantasy VII composer isn't working on the remake

Nobuo Uematsu, the beloved composer of Final Fantasy VII (and the most titles in the series), will not be contributing to the soundtrack for Square Enix's upcoming Final Fantasy VII remake. While speaking with French outlet JeuxVideo, ...

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Final Fantasy VII for iOS is a pretty fantastic port

Final Fantasy VII hit iOS last week with a $15.99 price tag, which left a number of people skeptical as to how much work was put into it. After playing it however, I have to say that most of my fears were put to rest. By default, there...

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So people are really into this Final Fantasy VII remake

I was rooting around YouTubes as one does when a number of (hah) zeros caught my eye: 10,018,000. That was the view count on the PlayStation upload of the Final Fantasy VII remake announcement trailer (there's an additional million views be...

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Game News Haikus: Gigantic, Borderlands, sex, and more

This week's episode a little late, courtesy of PAX East. I'll make it up to you, I promise. Last week D. Takeshi Nakamura had a little accident, inserting a line with a deplorable six syllables in it, which some keeping track at home notic...

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We'll never get to play this Final Fantasy VII fan sequel

Rodensoft, a Japanese indie developer, has revealed new information regarding a Final Fantasy VII fan game in development as a personal project. Final Fantasy VII: Time Guardian was planned to be an alternate version of the original Final ...

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Final Fantasy VII PS4 will cost more than the recent PC port

Last weekend, Square Enix screwed with its fans with too much pomp around announcing a PS4 release of the original Final Fantasy VII, seemingly a port of last year's PC release. You can get last year's PC release for $12 on Steam, but when...

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OC ReMix dedicates this to all the Cids in the audience

The maestros at OverClocked ReMix are at it once again, taking cherished videogame music and creating new pieces with it. Though OC ReMix has taken on Final Fantasy previously, most of those works were centered around a particular game in t...

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You can now buy Final Fantasy VII on Steam

While it's the same thing that Square Enix starting selling on its digital store last year, Final Fantasy VII has come to Steam. Priced at $11.99, this revised version of the classic has cloud saving, achievements, a character booster (don'...

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Final Fantasy dance choreography is the best thing

No weak Breakin' 2: Electric Boogaloo jokes here. This is seriously cool. Dance choreographers Mike Song and Tony Tran whipped up a video in honor of Final Fantasy, dancing to tunes from FFVII and the upcoming Lightning Returns. When they ...

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Cloud's Buster Sword weighs 80 pounds in real life

It's another videogame-themed episode of Man at Arms. This time, he recreated Cloud's Buster Sword from Final Fantasy VII. I love this show so much. A master blacksmith recreates videogame weapons and then goes around smashing a bunch of s...


Square Enix screws up Final Fantasy VII PC, says sorry

The PC launch for Final Fantasy VII has not gone smoothly. It hit the platform last week, but has suffered from a slew of activation problems and missing keys. It's also not available in Australia and New Zealand. Oh, and people have compla...


Final Fantasy VII PC is available for download NOW

If you've been hankerin' to play Final Fantasy VII again lately, try it on your PC. Now. Square Enix says that the re-release is now available as a digital download on their site at their eStore. The price is set at a discounted $9.99 throu...


Final Fantasy VII PC slipped out early, later pulled

It seems that the PC re-release of Final Fantasy VII slipped out early on the Square Enix website over the weekend. It has since been pulled, but it looks like it did go up for sale, priced at about $12. From accounts of the posting, it see...


Final Fantasy VII's re-release won't have micropayments

Phew! That was a close one. When Square Enix revealed their second go around for Final Fantasy VII on PC, fears were instilled among the masses that the new "Character Booster" tool would utilize a microtransaction based model. Thankfully, ...


Final Fantasy VII PC trailer, screens do nothing for me

I'm pretty pumped about the PC re-release of Final Fantasy VII, but today's accompanying asset bundle does absolutely nothing for me. In my mind I'm picturing a lovely up-rezzed remake that will make my NVIDIA cards sing, but I know that's...


Final Fantasy VII 'coming soon' to PC with new features

Recent news about Final Fantasy VII possibly releasing on Steam has put the game back on our collective minds. It appears that won't be happening as predicted, but Square Enix is putting out an updated PC version of the game on its store. T...


Final Fantasy VII is not overrated

Final Fantasy VII is, without a doubt, the most influential and well known game in the Final Fantasy series. It's hardly surprising, then, that there's an army of detractors who have set out to diminish it. After all, if something...


Final Fantasy VII and VIII are on Steam but unplayable

Some Internet sleuths have discovered that Square Enix uploaded both Final Fantasy VII and Final Fantasy VIII to Steam, although it seems highly unlikely the publisher will ever release them.  The games are based on the PC ports of eac...


E3 Intermission: Check out this FFVII stop motion video

E3 was long and grueling, but it's finally over! Our coverage isn't though -- keep an eye on Destructoid over the next few days, as previews and hands-on impressions will continue to be posted. We'll also be catching up on any non-E3 news ...



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