» Welcome to Hell and Heaven Net
Welcome to Hell and Heaven Net, a gaming website dedicated to bring you (exclusive) content on the Final Fantasy series and several other RPG's from Square Enix.

» Final Fantasy / Square Enix News
Square Enix

During Square Enix's E3 2015 press conference they've announced that Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness will be released in North America and Europe. Also a new trailer was revealed showing gameplay footage of the game.

Square Enix is also trying to make it more game-like than movie-like by replacing some static cutscenes with dynamic ones. The above video was captured at 30 fps, but Square Enix said that the finished game will be running at 60 fps.

Star Ocean: Integrity and Faithlessness will hit North America and Europe somewhere in 2016 and Japan in Winter 2015.

Kingdom Hearts

During Square Enix's E3 2015 press conference a new trailer was revealed from Kingdom Hearts III. The trailer reveals the lush world of the animated movie Tangled and features new gameplay footage here new elements are shown.

Final Fantasy VII

After years of rumours that were hyping up during E3 this year they are true. During Sony's E3 2015 press conference the remake of Final Fantasy VII has been announced with a trailer. The remake will first be released on PlayStation 4. It's unknown if it will be released on other platforms.

Square Enix

The past weekend Square Enix has released a hype video teasing their line-up for E3 2015 taking place this week. Games that will be present on E3 are Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward, Just Cause 3, Dragon Quest Heroes: The World Tree's Woe and the Blight Below (why such a long title?) and Life is Strange.

There are also some surprises coming up, so the rumour hype can start again! It was earlier announced that Final Fantasy XV will not be present on E3, but on gamescom.

Square Enix's first E3 press conference will take place on Tuesday 16 June at 10:00 PT / 13:00 ET / 18:00 BST / 19:00 CEST.

Final Fantasy XV

During Active Time Report page 6.0, that was streamed this afternoon, Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata announced that Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae 2.0 patch will be available for download in the West next Tuesday 9 June.

This patch will feature graphical enhancements, more interactions and improvements to the framerate. These are a couple of reasons that the release of this patch was delayed several weeks. Japan will receive the patch tomorrow.

If you couldn't make it, here's the full Active Time Report page 6.0 episode.

Final Fantasy Type-0

In a tweet Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy Type-0 HD will be released on PC via Steam. Further details like a release date were not mentioned.

The PC version has been premiered at Computex Tapai 2015 today running on laptops (GS60 Red version and GS70 Silver version) from MSI. A quote from their news article:

FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0 brings an immersive world, memorable characters and the production value known of the series, together with high quality gameplay and storytelling truly worthy of the FINAL FANTASY name.

Step into the fray as Class Zero, a group of students from an elite military academy whose country is attacked by an aggressive neighboring Empire. In the brutal and harrowing struggle that follows, you must engage a range of powerful magical and combat abilities using a new and exciting battle system, to defeat the Empire and uncover the secrets behind the war.

Final Fantasy Type-0 HD screenshot

Also recently it was announced that Final Fantasy Agito, a free-to-play game set in the world of Final Fantasy Type-0, will also be released on PC via Windows 10.

Final Fantasy XV

Recently it was announced by Square Enix on Twitter that version 2.0 of  was delayed till the start of June. More recently they've announced the time when the next Active Time Report will be streamed.

What will be shown during Active Time Report Page 6.0 has not been said, but likely we might get a look at some of the improvements of version 2.0 of Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae.

The stream can be viewed here and will go live on 4 June at 22:00 hours JST. That's 09:00 EST / 06:00 PST in the United States and 15:00 CEST in most countries in Europe.

Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae

Square Enix

Recently Square Enix announced that they will release Final Fantasy IV: The After Years on Steam. Now it's available for digital purchase for $16 / € 14.49.

Final Fantasy IV: The After Years is the sequel to Final Fantasy IV and takes place 17 years after the 1991 classic where classic characters make their return alongside several new characters. This port is based on the iOS and Android versions (and has been enchanced), which resembles the Nintendo DS version of Final Fantasy IV.

Final Fantasy IV: The After Years on Steam

Square Enix

Square Enix has teamed up with NVIDIA and Microsoft and developed a tech demo showing what DirectX 12 can do. The tech demo, called WITCH CHAPTER 0 [cry], was showed on Microsoft Build 2015 and featured Agni, who was also shown in Square Enix's previous tech demo Agni’s Philosophy 3 years ago.

Final Fantasy XV

Square Enix is developing an update to the Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae demo that was released in March together with Final Fantasy Type-0 HD. This has been announced during a special Active Time Report, where the feedback of the survey that Square Enix opened for everyone who has played the demo was discussed.

 FINAL FANTASY XV Active Time Report – Prelim Feedback Special

The update, which is called Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae 2.0, is aimed to be released mid-to-late May and will feature the following updates:

  • AXB (Active Cross Battle) enhancements (possibly including more combo attacks and a dodge roll);
  • Camera and targeting system enhancements;
  • Additional combat actions/balancing and bug fixes;
  • Increased range of actions for each weapon;
  • MP recovery and usage tweaks;
  • Titan bug fix.

Square Enix has also announced that Final Fantasy XV will not have a major presence at E3, but the next major reveal will be at gamescom in August 2015.

More news can be found in the Active Time Report which can be viewed below. Another Active Time Report will be held around the end of May when all survey results have been collected and possibly when the Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae 2.0 is released.

Played Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae, but not entered the survey? You can still take part in it till the end of May be going to this website.

Subscribe to Front page feed