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  THE FINAL FANTASY XV UNIVERSE EXPANDS WITH NEW WAYS TO EXPERIENCE EOS
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08/22/2017
 


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LOS ANGELES (Aug. 22, 2017) –  Players will soon have even more ways to experience the FINAL FANTASY® XV Universe as SQUARE ENIX ® today unveiled the FINAL FANTASY XV POCKET EDITION, FINAL FANTASY XV WINDOWS EDITION and a November 21 release date for MONSTER OF THE DEEP: FINAL FANTASY XV .

The FINAL FANTASY XV POCKET EDITION for iOS, Android and Windows 10 devices, to be released later this year, is an all-new adventure that retells the beloved story of FINAL FANTASY XV, giving fans and newcomers alike the freedom to journey through Eos whenever and from wherever they want. The mobile game features the main characters and story of the console version and newly-announced FINAL FANTASY XV WINDOWS EDITION, with an adorable art style and casual touch controls optimized for mobile devices. The main story is told across ten thrilling episodes, with all ten episodes available at launch and the first episode downloadable for free. The new FINAL FANTASY XV POCKET EDITION trailer is available on YouTube: https://youtu.be/1xjkypaxnUw .

Elsewhere in the FINAL FANTASY XV Universe, SQUARE ENIX also announced that MONSTER OF THE DEEP: FINAL FANTASY XV will launch on November 21 for PlayStation®VR. In this brand-new VR experience, players will head out on a fishing expedition with Noctis and his crew across picturesque locations in Eos. The Story Mode places players in the middle of an exhilarating and action-packed showdown with a menace that lurks in the depths, while the Free Fishing Mode allows players to take in the sights, sounds and scenery through a variety of fishing challenges. Starting tomorrow, fans who pre-order the game from the PlayStation® Store will receive a custom MONSTER OF THE DEEP: FINAL FANTASY XV dynamic theme and in-game Samurai Outfit.

 

Finally, at yesterday’s NVIDIA® conference in Germany, FINAL FANTASY XV WINDOWS EDITION was unveiled as the Windows PC version of the fifteenth mainline entry in the FINAL FANTASY franchise. Loaded with NVIDIA GameWorks™ technology and implementing other advanced PC features like cutting-edge graphics and physics simulation technologies, the game will launch with support for native 4K and 8K resolutions, along with HDR10 and DOLBY ATMOS®. FINAL FANTASY XV WINDOWS EDITION will also include all Season Pass and free update content already released for the console version, with the addition of a new optional first-person mode for a more immersive player experience.

 

The new FINAL FANTASY XV UNIVERSE gamescom trailer is available on YouTube: https://youtu.be/gQBgmhGpvOo.

 

For the latest assets, please visit the press site at http://sqex.to/Media.

 

FINAL FANTASY XV POCKET EDITION, FINAL FANTASY XV WINDOWS EDITION and MONSTER OF THE DEEP: FINAL FANTASY XV are not yet rated. Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at www.esrb.org for more information about ratings.

 

About Square 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 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 135 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 71 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 60 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.

 

More information on Square Enix, Inc. can be found at http://na.square-enix.com/.

FINAL FANTASY XV © 2016, 2017 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.

MAIN CHARACTER DESIGN: TETSUYA NOMURA

 

FINAL FANTASY XV, FINAL FANTASY, the FINAL FANTASY logo, CRYSTAL DYNAMICS, DRAGON QUEST, SQUARE ENIX, the SQUARE ENIX logo, SPACE INVADERS, TAITO and TOMB RAIDER are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Square Enix group of companies. Dolby, Dolby Atmos, are registered trademarks of Dolby Laboratories. © 2017 Dolby Laboratories, Inc. All rights reserved. All other trademarks are properties of their respective owners.

 

© 2017 NVIDIA Corporation. All rights reserved. NVIDIA, the NVIDIA logo, and GameWorks are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of NVIDIA Corporation in the U.S. and other countries. Other company and product names may be trademarks of the respective companies with which they are associated. Features, pricing, availability and specifications are subject to change without notice.