Sq. Enix confirmed off the following installment of Ultimate Fantasy 7 Remake on Thursday, throughout a livestream celebrating the twenty fifth anniversary of the seminal role-playing sport. The second a part of the Ultimate Fantasy 7 remake venture is titled Ultimate Fantasy 7 Rebirth and is coming to PlayStation 5 “subsequent winter,” Sq. Enix revealed. That might imply a late 2023 or early 2024 launch window.
The sport’s creators additionally confirmed that Ultimate Fantasy 7 Rebirth is an element two of a deliberate trilogy, and that some employees members are already engaged on the third sport within the sequence. The title of the third Ultimate Fantasy 7 Remake sport was not introduced.
“Ultimate Fantasy VII Rebirth is being designed so that individuals can take pleasure in this sport whether or not they know the unique sport or not,” artistic director Tetsuya Nomura stated in an announcement following the sport’s announcement. “The truth is, new gamers would possibly even take pleasure in beginning their Ultimate Fantasy VII journey with Ultimate Fantasy VII Rebirth. Cloud and his pals embark on a brand new journey on this sport, and I consider that the scenes that they witness after leaving Midgar will give gamers a recent, new expertise.”
Nomura stated that improvement of Rebirth has been “progressing quickly,” and Nomura himself has began on the third sport and is “working in direction of the completion of the sequence.”
Sport director Naoki Hamaguchi famous that improvement on Rebirth “has already entered full manufacturing” and that the workforce is “creating it with all the ardour and dedication wanted to create an authentic sport and plan to ship the last word gameplay and world constructing expertise.”
“Three years could really feel like a very long time for all of the followers who’re eagerly awaiting the following sport, however we wish to supply the most effective expertise potential and reassure everybody that improvement is continuing at an astonishingly quick tempo for such a large-scale HD title,” Yoshinori Kitase, Ultimate Fantasy 7 Remake sequence producer, stated in an announcement. “Making the center a part of a trilogy has its personal challenges, however there are many basic second installments on this planet of movie which are outlined by beautiful story twists and deeper explorations of their characters. Usually these second installments turn into a favourite amongst the followers. In the identical vein, we’re aiming to make Ultimate Fantasy VII Rebirth an much more gripping and memorable expertise than Ultimate Fantasy VII Remake, so please wait a little bit longer whereas we end up.”
With Ultimate Fantasy 7 Remake leaving off on the be aware that something may occur within the subsequent video games, the following components of Remake have solely gotten extra fascinating. The trailer gave us scenes followers are conversant in, however there’s nonetheless loads of potential for issues to vary from the unique sport.
Ultimate Fantasy 7 Remake was launched in April 2020, almost 5 years after it was first introduced, on PlayStation 4. The PlayStation 5 model of the sport, and its expanded Intergrade launch, arrived the next 12 months. Sq. Enix later introduced Remake to Home windows PC, by way of the Epic Video games Retailer. A Steam model shall be launched June 17.