This year at E3, Square Enix has a huge lineup to show off, including news about Final Fantasy 14: Heavensward, Final Fantasy XV, and a sequel to the critically acclaimed Deus Ex: Human Revolution. News from other iconic Square Enix brands, HITMAN and Kingdom Hearts will also be available. Square Enix will also be continuing their 20-year celebration of Tomb Raider with activities at their show “Square Enix Presents” and online as well. This highly anticipated lineup will be shown off at the Square Enix booth at #2001 in the South Hall at the Los Angeles Convention Center.
Final Fantasy Brave Exvius – This is the first mobile title designed specifically for a global audience to get the Final Fantasy experience. This mobile game includes a comprehensive story and a rich battle system. Using classic battle systems with a simplified mobile interface and throwback pixel art styles, players will play the role of 2 brave warriors at their world starts falling to it’s own destruction. Along with that, the classic Final Fantasy characters we love will make an appearance. This game has 6 million downloads in Japan and will arrive on Western shores this summer.
Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age – This game is an improvement on the 2006 classic Final Fantasy XII. It is now a more gorgeous game, brandishing a new HD remake. It’ll be easier to play due to a modern revamped battle system and improved “job” system. With new trophies and share functions, as well as improvements to sound and visuals overall, players returning to the game and new players are in for a grand adventure.
Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward – Attendees to the “Square Enix Presents” show get a chance to fight a new boss by the name of Sephirot in the Primal Battle Challenge to win an exclusive, “I Beat Sephirot” T-Shirt! Along with this, there will also be tote bags filled with swag for Heavensward.
Final Fantasy XV – Final Fantasy XV is a HIGHLY anticipated game and the 15th installment into the Final Fantasy series. The game puts you in the shows of Crown Prince Noctis and his friends, out on the road and fighting for their lives after an armed assault forces of Niflheim launch a surprise attack on the Kingdom of Lucis. Featuring a vast open world with gorgeous visuals, a captivating cast of characters, and real-time combat, Final Fantasy XV is sure to please the old and new players, making another memorable experience. The Final Fantasy XV Universe is expanded on with KINGSGLAIVE: Final Fantasy XV, a fully animated CG movie and BROTHERHOOD: Final Fantasy XV, an anime series.
Deus Ex GO – This is a mobile installation of the Deus Ex series that is a turn-based, infiltration, puzzle game set in the Deus Ex Universe. As double agent Adam Jensen, you’ll use hacking, combat, and augmentations to solve the most challenging puzzles of the entire GO series as you work with others to uncover a terrorist plot.
Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – This is a sequel to the critically acclaimed game, Deus Ex: Human Revolution. It builds on the franchises “choice or consequence” and action based RPG gameplay to create a memorable and highly immersive environment. You once again will play the role of Adam Jensen, now an experienced covert agent, and will gain access to a bunch of new state-of-the-art weapons and augmentations. With time working against Jensen, you have to choose the right approach to uncover a worldwide conspiracy. The game also includes Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – Breach, a new and innovative game mode. This new take on the game offers, for the very first time, an arcade approach on the gameplay of Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, providing players with a unique puzzle shooter experience.
Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue – is a compilation that brings the ever so popular Kingdom Hearts Dream Drop Distance to PlayStation 4 with a complete remaster. The newly improved title features brand new content with KINGDOM HEARTS 0.2 Birth by Sleep: A Fragmentary Passage , a playable episode taking the role of Aqua, taking place after the story line of Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep and links to the upcoming Kingdom Hearts III.
Kingdom Hearts Unchained χ – The first game in the Kingdom Hearts series to come to mobile platforms that unlocks a new story pertaining to Kingdom Hearts III.
Other Square Enix Brands
Dragon Quest Builders – Dragon Quest Builders give the player a game that allows to you to build a variety of unique tools and repair towns and cities to restore life to the once ruined Alefgard. Players with fight a number of the iconic Dragon Quest enemies and interact with gorgeous 3D characters. This is an immersive sandbox set in the world of Dragon Quest, gives you a huge area to rebuild and build anew providing you with a new, family friendly experience.
Hitman: Episode 3 – Marrakesh – Tracking two targets, the mission “A Gilded Cage” provides a challenge to players that requires you eliminate private banker, Claus Strandberg, who is holed up in the secure Swedish Consulate, and Army General Reza Zaydan, protected by an elite squad of soldiers who have taken over an abandoned elementary school. From the busy bazaars and bustling marketplace, to the angry mobs calling for justice outside the Swedish consulate, Marrakesh promises Hitman players the lure of voyeurism and the excitement of infiltration Square Enix loves to provide.
I Am Setsuna – is the first in a new RPG series given to us by Square Enix studio Tokyo RPG factory. “I Am Setsuna” brandishes a battle system inspired by the iconic classic Chrono Trigger. It also pays homage to other SNES RPG titles, brandishing an authentic RPG gameplay, compelling art design, and an unforgettable story for a new generation. The new title tells to story of a young woman with immense inner strength and her sacrifices she must make to save the people of her land. Also, as a bonus, those who pre-order I Am Setsuna on Steam will get a bonus music from composer, Tomoki Miyoshi.
Just Cause 3: Mech Land Assault – This is the second content pack from the Air, Land, and Sea expansion pass. Mech Land Assualt will take Rico Rodriguez to the new island of Lacrima, home of an abandoned research base and prison camp run by the mysterious Black Hand. Defended by huge powerful Mechs, Rico will need the new Bavarium Power Core rifle to disable their shields and hijack them. Once inside, Rico can use their powerful cannons and the GRIP Gravity Guns to hurl and smash the enemy into pieces.
MXGP2 – is the evolution of the previous motocross title MXGP. The game is based on 2015 FIM Motocross World Championship license. Built with authenticity from licensed motorcycles and real riders and tracks, MXGP2 provides the excitement of motocross racing other riders while brandishing power motorcycles on mud-forged hills. Players take on circuits in a quest to grab hold of the world title at the Netherlands MXGP. The game includes both online and offline modes, vehicle and rider customization and indoor arena events.
NieR: Automata – A new third person, RPG and a follow-up to the 2010 hit, NieR. Offering a fresh blend of action and RPG gameplay styles, NieR: Automata is currently being developed in collaboration with PlatinumGames Inc. In the follow-up, the human race is back to war with androids and machines as invaders from another world attack without warning.
RIDE 2 – The second edition of Milestone’s innovative racing game is focused on the relationship between the rider and motorcycle, building that connection with career mode and other new features. Players can race the motorcycle of their dreams, thanks to unprecedented customization options for both rider and bike – build a dream bike down to the finest detail.