Classic Final Fantasy games coming to Xbox One, Switch, PS4

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The Xbox One is getting six games in all, PlayStation 4 is getting four, Steam (PC) is getting one, and the Nintendo Switch is getting all eight games.

If you’ve been wanting to play some classic Final Fantasy games on your favorite gaming console, well, now you can. Final Fantasy‘s Twitter account posted a list of classic games that will be available for the Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PlayStation 4 starting now through 2019.

From the tweet above, you can see that a total of eight games are being released. The Xbox One is getting six games in all, PlayStation 4 is getting four, Steam (PC) is getting one, and the Nintendo Switch is getting all eight games.

Unfortunately, FF 8 is not on the list. One game is already available for Xbox, PS, and the Switch and that’s Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition. The next game will come out on November 6th (World of Final Fantasy), while Chocobo’s Mystery Dungeon will come out in the winter with the rest of the pack following in 2019.

If you’re not familiar with some of the soon to be re-released games, check out the descriptions below.

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition

After years of fighting, the nations of Lucis and Niflheim, at last, agree to an armistice. As a symbol of this promised peace, Noctis, crown prince of Lucis, is to wed the Lady Lunafreya of Tenebrae. The prince sets forth for his wedding on the eve of the signing ceremony, sent off by his father, King Regis. Unbeknownst to Noctis, however, the journey ahead is fraught with peril.

World of Final Fantasy

Embark on a magical journey with siblings Reynn and Lann as they explore the vast land of Grymoire to rediscover their past and save the future. With charming and stylized visuals, you can capture, customize and evolve iconic creatures by stacking them to form adorable, yet strategic, monster towers.

Final Fantasy VII


The story starts in Midgar, a city controlled by the mega-conglomerate Shinra Company, where the No. 1 Mako Reactor has been blown up by a rebel group, Avalanche.

Avalanche was secretly formed to wage a rebellion against Shinra Company, an organization which is absorbing Mako energy, destroying the natural resources of the planet. Cloud, a former member of Shinra’s elite combat force, Soldier, was involved with the bombing of the Mako Reactor.

Final Fantasy IX

Final Fantasy IX tells an incredible tale featuring a stellar cast of unique characters, set in a classic high-fantasy based world. Featuring incredible character development at the core of the gripping plot to this epic tale, Final Fantasy IX tells a grand story of love, war, betrayal, the secrets of the Crystal, and… Moogles!

Zidane and the Tantalus Theater Troupe have kidnapped Princess Garnet, the heir of Alexandria. To their surprise, however, the princess herself yearned to escape the castle.

Through a series of unusual circumstances, she and her personal guard, Steiner, and a colorful cast of misfits band together with Zidane and set out on an unforgettable journey.

Final Fantasy X/X-2 HD


Final Fantasy X tells the story of a star blitzball player, Tidus, who journeys with a young and beautiful summoner named Yuna on her quest to save the world of Spira from an endless cycle of destruction wrought by the colossal menace Sin.

Final Fantasy X-2 returns to the world of Spira two years after the beginning of the Eternal Calm. Having been shown a mysterious but familiar image in a sphere, Yuna becomes a Sphere Hunter and along with her companions, Rikku and Paine, embark on a quest around the world to find the answers to the mystery within.

Final Fantasy XII The Zodiac Age


Enter an era of war within the world of Ivalice. The small kingdom of Dalmasca, conquered by the Archadian Empire, is left in ruin and uncertainty. Princess Ashe, the one and only heir to the throne, devotes herself to the resistance to liberate her country. Vaan, a young man who lost his family in the war, dreams of flying freely in the skies. In a fight for freedom and fallen royalty, join these unlikely allies and their companions as they embark on a heroic adventure to free their homeland.

Those who have any of these gaming consoles, do you plan on getting any or all of these Final Fantasy games? Let us know in the comments below or on Google+, Twitter, or Facebook.

  Source: Xbox  Source: eurogamer
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