Press release


Celebratory Discount Available Now Until April 4, 2021

London (March 25, 2021) SQUARE ENIX Ltd. today announced that FINAL FANTASY® VIII Remastered, which released on modern consoles in 2019, is now available for Android and iOS devices. One of gaming’s most cherished RPGs, gamers can now discover the sprawling world and story of FINAL FANTASY VIII Remastered on the go and all in the palm of their hand. To celebrate the mobile release, the game is available through Google Play™ and the App Store® until April 4, 2021 at a discount.
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FINAL FANTASY VIII Remastered features newly rendered visuals that breathe life into the game’s characters like never before. Players step into the shoes of SeeD recruit Squall Leonhart and resistance fighter Rinoa Heartilly as they work together to save the world from the military nation of Galbadia.
The remastered version includes the following boosts to enhance the experience:

  • Battle Assist: The ability to always have maxed out HP and ATB, and trigger Limit Breaks at any time.
  • No Encounters: An enemy encounter option that allows players to enjoy the storyline uninterrupted. While enemy encounters are turned off, players can still enjoy the story’s event battles.
  • 3x Speed Boost: Play through the game with three times the speed.
FINAL FANTASY VIII Remastered is available now for Android and iOS devices. It is also available for the Nintendo Switch™ system, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, PC (STEAM) and the Xbox One family of devices. For more information, visit This game is rated PEGI 12.
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About Square Enix Ltd.
Square Enix Ltd. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content in Europe and other PAL territories as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix Ltd. also has a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal®. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 159 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 82 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 81 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix Ltd. is a London-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
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