MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY is a free-to-play (with optional in-app purchases) smartphone-based RPG of unprecedented quality developed by Business Division 1.
The game begun development in late 2013 with the concept of a mobile game on a similar level to a console game. Some assets were outsourced but the majority of development was handled by Business Division 1. The game uses the Unity 5 engine.
The Japanese version was released on June 4, 2015 for iOS & Android devices. The global version was later released for the rest of the world on August 3, 2016. It was released on Windows PC via Steam in Japan on November 1, 2016. The PC version was released globally on February 6, 2017 via Steam.
The game is available in Japanese, English, Traditional Chinese, Korean, French & German.
The game has some very useful options including adjusting the frame rate, graphical quality and changing between English & Japanese audio. You can re-watch all of the main story cutscenes in the menu. The Windows PC version supports resolutions up to 4K along with 60fps and up to 120fps. You can also transfer save files between the mobile and PC versions.
Square Enix has released a soundtrack and artbook for the game in Japan.
MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY achieved over three million downloads in Japan and was among the Apple App Store’s top games in 2015 for Japan. MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY surpassed three million downloads outside of Japan within a month. On October 28, 2016 MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY hit 8,888,888 downloads worldwide. MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY was awarded for being the most beautiful game on the Google Play Store in 19 countries for 2016. MOBIUS FINAL FANTASY surpassed over 10 million downloads in January 2017.
Producer: Yoshinori Kitase
Director: Motomu Toriyama
Project Leader: Naoki Hamaguchi
Lead Scenario Writer: Daisuke Watanabe
Scenario Supervisor: Kazushige Nojima
Composer: Mitsuto Suzuki
Art Director: Toshitaka Matsuda
Graphics & VFX Director: Shintaro Takai
Character Designer: Toshiyuki Itahana
Environment Director: Takako Miyake
Level Planner: Yui Sawada
Battle Planner: Takashi Shiraga
Level Planner: Hajime Umemura
Application Programmer: Chica Matsueda
Application Programmer: Dining Yang
UI Designer: Yukie Ryo
Project Manager: Asuna
Marketing Director: Yuma Watanabe
Menu Director: Yoichi Seki
You can download the game from the Apple App Store for iOS devices, the Google Play Store for Android devices and Steam for Windows PC with the links below.