FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 HD REMASTER Launches In North America Today
Timeless Classics Now Available on the PlayStation®3 Computer Entertainment
System and PlayStation®Vita Handheld Entertainment System
LOS ANGELES, March 18, 2014
LOS ANGELES, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Square Enix, Inc., the publisher
of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in the Americas, today
announced that its critically-acclaimed RPG, FINAL FANTASY® X/X-2 HD Remaster
is now available in North America for the PlayStation®3 system and
PlayStation®Vita systems. Completely remastered in high-definition, the
compilation brings two fan-favorite, timeless classics – FINAL FANTASY X and
FINAL FANTASY X-2 for new and old fans.
Considered a ground-breaking milestone for the PlayStation®2 computer
entertainment system, FINAL FANTASY X was the first in the series to
incorporate voice acting and full 3D graphics. In the remastered version, the
artwork has been beautifully reworked and redrawn, and new character voices
are included as part of the new 30-minute audio drama that will be played
during the ending credits.
"Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD Remaster is the best way to play one of the best JRPGs
ever" –IGN (9.3/10)
"Whether you're taking a trip down memory lane or experiencing Final Fantasy X
for the first time, you won't be disappointed" –Game Informer (9/10, Gold
Award, April Issue)
The game features brand-new content for the North American market and will
provide players with an entirely new way to experience the world of Spira.
Players will be able to watch the Eternal Calm, a short film following Yuna
after the events of FINAL FANTASY X. Additionally, Last Mission, the
storyline-based mission following Yuna, Rikku and Paine in their exploration
of the Iutycyr Tower ruins will make its North American debut.
"With this remaster, we wanted to service our community by bringing back two
of the most cherished titles in the series," said Yoshinori Kitase, producer
at SQUARE ENIX. "We've spent a lot of time completely remastering the game and
the final high-definition experience is a true testament to the team's hard
work. We can't wait for the fans to re-experience the gorgeous world of
FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 HD Remaster is a single disc bundle available for the
PlayStation®3 system. The collector's edition for the PlayStation®3 system
will be sold exclusively at theSquare Enix Online Storefor $79.99. Available
as a 2-in-1 retail pack, the PlayStation®Vita system version of the game
includes FINAL FANTASYX HD Remasteron the game card andFINAL FANTASY X-2 HD
Remasteras a downloadable PlayStation®Network voucher*. Both titles will
support cross-save functionality with the PlayStation®3 system and are
available today for $39.99.
*PlayStation®Vita system version of FINAL FANTASY X-2 HD Remasteravailable as
download only. Voucher included.Internet connection required.
These titles are rated "T" for Teen. Please visit the Entertainment Software
Rating Board (ESRB) website atwww.esrb.orgfor more information about
For more information, please visit: http://www.finalfantasyXHD.com
Official Facebook® Page:http://www.facebook.com/FinalFantasyX
Since the release of FINAL FANTASY in 1987, this unique RPG series continues
to showcase the spectacular visuals, highly imaginative worlds and rich
stories leading the industry and earning the highest accolades from users
around the world. Titles of the series have so far achieved a cumulative
shipment of over 100 million units worldwide.
AboutSquare Enix, Inc.
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX,
EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as
part of the Square Enix Group. The Square Enix Group operates a global network
of leading development studios and boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual
property, including: FINAL FANTASY, which has sold over 100 million units
worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 62 million units worldwide; TOMB
RAIDER®, which has sold over 35 million units worldwide; and the legendary
SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly-owned subsidiary of
Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
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