FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE Release Date News. We bring you the latest from this highly anticipated re-master of the classic RPG. The game is coming in April 2020.
Read on below for the full details!
The latest update is that Square Enix have released a playable demo for the PS4! Yes, that’s right. PS4 owners across the globe can now download a demo of the game.
You’ll be able to play the first chapter of the game, including the events of the now iconic Mako Reactor 1 bombing mission. Those of you who download the demo before 11th May 2020 will also get an exclusive PS4 theme when the full game launches next month!
FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE Release Date – Latest News
As we understand it the Final Fantasy VII Remake Release Date is currently scheduled to be April 10, 2020 for the PlayStation 4. According to the latest press release:
“FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE is rated T (Teen) and will be available for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system on April 10, 2020.”
You’ll be drawn back into the world where the the corrupt Power Company, Shinra Electric Power Company controls the planet’s life force. Cloud is a former member of Shinra’s elite soldier unit who’s now offering his combat experience up as a mercenary.
Cloud lends his help to the anti Shinra group called Avalanche.
Set in the city of Midgar, it’s a fully standalone gaming experience designed for RPG players that need and crave those unique and unforgettable characters. The game has a powerful story and gives you, the player, the ability to choose a style of play that suits your gaming methods.
There’s a battle system that merges thrilling real-time action with strategic, command-based combat. And we can’t wait to play the remake!
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FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE Release Date – Screenshots
Final Fantasy 7 Remake Rumours and Leaks
According to TechRadar the Final Fantasy 7 Remake could require over 100GB of free space to install! Now that’s a lot, but totally understandable.
It may be time to delete some games from your hard drive but we don’t want to do that needlessly, the game has to be worth taking that drastic step.
The graphics on the original game where miles ahead of anything else back then. Today’s hardware could lead to even better looking games! And judging by the screenshots we’ve seen, that seems likely.
We can only hope that they are developing this remake with the PS5 at the forefront of their minds. This would make the size of the download make sense especially considering that it may go onto run on the next gen hardware.
An art cover for the physical edition of the game was leaked on Twitter. The image shows amongst other details, the game’s install size as being 100GB.
The developer Square Enix, has already confirmed the game will be spread over two Blu-ray discs, so that’s about 50GB per disc. So the 100gb leak seems accurate however Square Enix have yet to comment on the supposed leak.
Check out the leaked cover below:
Other notably large game downloads:
If the massive 100gb download size is correct, how does it compare to other games? Let’s take a look:
- Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 175GB
- Destiny 2 – 165GB
- Red Dead Redemption 2 – 100GB+
- Final Fantasy 7 Remake – 100GB
- Final Fantasy XIV – 80GB+
- Final Fantasy XV – 50GB+
- The Witcher 3 – 50GB
So the Final Fantasy VII Remake is sandwiched between RDR2 and FFXIV. Not a bad place to be! We’ll update the article when we hear more news on the FF7 Release.