SQUARE ENIX WELCOMES FANS TO SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2017 WITH PLAYABLE DEMOS AND SPECIAL EVENTS
DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY NT Tournament, Panel for LIFE IS STRANGE: BEFORE THE STORM, and Giveaways Kick Off SDCC
LOS ANGELES (July 18, 2017) – SQUARE ENIX® will host a wide variety of gaming experiences for San Diego Comic-Con attendees this year from July 19-23. Fans who visit the SQUARE ENIX booth will be able to get the first-ever hands-on with Tokyo RPG Factory™’s sophomore title LOST SPHEAR™ and preview FINAL FANTASY® XII THE ZODIAC AGE™ and DISSIDIA® FINAL FANTASY NT. Winners of each free play round of DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY NT will also receive an exclusive Warrior of Light Gil Coin while supplies last.
The SQUARE ENIX team will also be hosting two DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY NT tournaments at the booth throughout the weekend, where attendees can win exclusive prizes. Find out more details at: http://challonge.com/dissidiantsdcc2017.
The Square Enix Members team will be on site to host our text message sweepstakes for exclusive Members Reward items. Sweepstakes are held every day, so be sure to stop by daily for your chance to win. Attendees signing up will also walk away with free giveaways throughout the entire show.
Square Enix will also present a LIFE IS STRANGE™: BEFORE THE STORMpanel on Friday, 7/21/17 at 6:30pm in Room 24ABC. Host Andrea Rene of What’s Good Games will be joined by the key creative minds behind the latest addition to the award-winning and critically-acclaimed LIFE IS STRANGE series who will reveal brand new information and insights about their game for the first time. The audience will enjoy an interactive experience, as the developers will be playing the game live for the very first time - you will get a chance to help steer the action and make key choices - and ask the Deck Nine developers questions in an open Q&A.
Fans will be able to get hands-on demos of the following titles at booth #3829:
DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY NT Platform: PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system Developer: Square Enix/Team Ninja (Koei Tecmo) ESRB: Not yet rated Release: Early 2018
Developed in partnership with Team NINJA from KOEI TECMO, DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY NT is the newly announced team-based brawler. The game pits legendary heroes and villains from FINAL FANTASY’s 30-year history against each other in epic and strategic 3 vs. 3 battles. Players will choose a team from a roster of more than 20 beloved FINAL FANTASY characters across ten iconic battle arenas and call forth fan-favorite summons. With a deep customization and progression system, players will gain experience points and unlock EX skills, weapons, skins, and more as they develop their favorite FINAL FANTASY characters, their way.
FINAL FANTASY XII THE ZODIAC AGE Platform: PlayStation®4 system Developer: Square Enix ESRB: T for Teen Release: Now Available FINAL FANTASY XII ZODIAC AGE improves upon the 2006 classic FINAL FANTASY XII, now more beautiful and easier to play than ever. The HD remaster introduces a reconstructed battle design and the new Zodiac Job System, a 12-job character progression system first introduced in the 2007 title, FINAL FANTASY XII INTERNATIONAL ZODIAC JOB SYSTEM. With updated trophies and share functionalities, as well as stark visual and sound improvements, players both new and returning will experience the ultimate grand adventure through the world of Ivalice in an entirely new and improved way.
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LOST SPHEAR Platform: Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4 system and Windows PC (STEAM®) Developer: Tokyo RPG Factory ESRB: Not yet rated Available: 2018 Expanding on the beloved I AM SETSUNA™ , the LOST SPHEAR adventure begins in a remote town where a young man, Kanata, awakens from a devastating dream to find his hometown disappearing. To stop the world from being Lost forever, Kanata and his comrades set out to rebuild the world around them with the power of Memory by manifesting thoughts into matter.
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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 of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 130 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 71 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 58 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.