What's this? Another enhanced remake of a PS2 Final Fantasy title? Yes it is, and in case you can't tell from the title, Final Fantasy XII is finally getting the remastered treatment and it's headed to the PS4 next year.
Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age will feature enhanced HD, remastered visuals and audio too, along with an updated form of the Zodiac Job System — hence the "Zodiac Age".
See the first trailer, screens and game details below.
Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age – announce trailer:
Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age screens:
Fans can finally experience the world of Ivalice like never before with FINAL FANTASY XII THE ZODIAC AGE, an HD remaster of FINAL FANTASY XII. Announced for the PlayStation 4 computer entertainment system today, the title will give western audiences the first opportunity to experience the Zodiac Job System, a 12-job character progression system first introduced in the 2007 title, FINAL FANTASY XII INTERNATIONAL ZODIAC JOB SYSTEM.
Additional features include:
- Latest-generation high-definition graphical capabilities, including characters and movie scenes fully remastered in high-definition.
- True 7.1 surround sound, including high-definition voicing and newly recorded background music utilizing the current generation of sound production.
- Option to switch between the original and the newly remastered soundtrack.
- New trial mode where players can take on monsters and enemies in up to 100 successive battles
- Modern gameplay advancements including PlayStation 4 system trophy support and share functionalities, auto-save and shortened loading times
- An endless amount of gameplay and adventure including hunts, battles, and mini-games
The announcement trailer is available on YouTube at: https://youtu.be/
Hands-on opportunities with the game will be available at the Square Enix booth at this year’s E3.
FINAL FANTASY XII THE ZODIAC AGE will be coming to the PlayStation 4 system in 2017. This title is not yet rated. Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at www.esrb.org for more information about ratings.