The rumored announcement expected during the Final Fantasy VII 25th Anniversary Event turned out to be true. A remake of the 2007 PSP hit, Final Fantasy VII Crisis Core, is upon us! Let's take a look at what we know about the rapidly approaching RPG.
Everything we know about FFVII Crisis Core Reunion
Final Fantasy VII Crisis Core was a prequel to Final Fantasy VII that followed the story of new Shinra SOLDIER, Zack Fair. For those familiar with the lore, Zack is who Cloud based much of his false memories on. He is mentored by Angeal, who is close with the infamous Sephiroth and other SOLDIER Genesis. Crisis Core used a similar combat style to Kingdom Hearts but also implemented a slot machine mechanic. Depending on the spin that would appear, Zack would be healed, deal damage to enemies, level up, unleash a limit break, and more.
What is the release date for Final Fantasy VII Crisis Core Reunion?
Crisis Core Reunion will be available in Winter 2022. No exact release date was mentioned, so we suspect sometime in November will be the prime time to release, but this is pure speculation. Crisis Core Reunion will release on all platforms at the same time
What platforms will Final Fantasy VII Crisis Core Reunion be on?
Crisis Core Reunion is the great unifier of consoles and one of the more ambitious Final Fantasy titles, with its simultaneous release across all major platforms.
- Xbox One
- Xbox Series X|S
- PlayStation 4
- PlayStation 5
- Nintendo Switch
- PC (Steam)
What characters are in FFVII Crisis Core Reunion?
As a direct prequel to Final Fantasy VII, everyone's favorite cast of characters will be present:
Final Fantasy VII Crisis Core Reunion Trailer
The trailer shows off pre-rendered cutscenes, as well as gameplay. The combat appears to be largely unchanged. Pulse-pounding, heavy guitar riffs accentuate the action as intermittent bursts of the story set the stage. But, for those who have played Final Fantasy VII Remake, we must wonder if its revised story lines up with this remake. Time will tell.
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