Monthly Archives: July 2016

MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY coming to the west on August 3

The highly anticipated mobile game, MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY will be finally released in the west on August 3 for iOS & Android devices. An official website, Facebook page and Twitter page have also been launched. You can pre-register now. MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY is a smartphone-based RPG of unprecedented quality being handled by Business Division 1. […]

Toriyama’s original concept for LIGHTNING RETURNS

In the LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII Ultimania, Motomu Toriyama has revealed his original concept for the game. You can read it below thanks to a little microchu’s meadow. Q6 – What kind of a concept did Toriyama-san suggest in the beginning? Toriyama: The key words were “World Driven.” For this installment, I wanted to […]

How Yuji Abe became Game Design Director for LIGHTNING RETURNS

In the LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII Ultimania, Yuji Abe and Motomu Toriyama explained how Abe was placed in-charge of Game Design for the game after working on the battle system for XIII and XIII-2. Thanks go to a little microchu’s meadow for the translation. Q5 – Please tell us how Abe-san, who had been […]

Toriyama explains Hope’s form in LR & Lightning’s relationship status

In the LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII Ultimania, Director Motomu Toriyama explained why they went with Hope’s form from FINAL FANTASY XIII in LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII and shared his personal feelings about Lightning being in a relationship. You can read it below thanks to The Garden of Everything. – Is there a specific […]