Press release

07/08/2020

FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE SHIPMENTS AND DIGITAL SALES SURPASS FIVE MILLION WORLDWIDE

Critically Acclaimed RPG Becomes Highest Selling Digital Release on PlayStation in
SQUARE ENIX History ​​​​​​​

LONDON (7th August, 2020) – Following glowing reviews from both players and critics across the globe, Square Enix Ltd., today announced that FINAL FANTASY® VII REMAKE shipments and digital sales have exceeded over five million worldwide. Having achieved exceptional digital sales since its release, this milestone makes the game the highest selling digital release on the PlayStation® platform in SQUARE ENIX’s history.

For those who have yet to experience the critically acclaimed RPG, FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE is now discounted by up to 34% until 19th August on the PlayStation®Store and from select retailers*.

Completely rebuilt using the best of modern gaming technology, FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE is a reimagining of the iconic original game that re-defined the RPG genre. Along with unforgettable characters and a story revered as one of the most powerful within video games, the game also features a hybrid battle system that merges real-time action with strategic, command-based combat. The first game in the project is set in the eclectic and sprawling city of Midgar and presents a fully standalone gaming experience that goes deeper into the iconic characters and world than ever before.  
 
FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE is available now for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system. The FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE Demo is available to download now: http://sqex.link/FF7RDemo. For more information visit: www.ffvii-remake.com.
* Discount not available on all versions of the game.  

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About FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE
In FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE, players will be drawn into a world where the Shinra Electric Power Company, a shadowy corporation, controls the planet’s very life force. Cloud Strife, a former member of Shinra’s elite SOLDIER unit now turned mercenary, lends his aid to an anti-Shinra organisation calling themselves Avalanche. The first game in the project is set in the city of Midgar, and is a fully standalone gaming experience designed for RPG players that crave unforgettable characters, a powerful story and the ability to choose their style of play with a battle system that merges thrilling real-time action with strategic, command-based combat.
 
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 154 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 82 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 78 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix Ltd. is a London-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
 
More information on Square Enix Ltd. can be found at https://square-enix-games.com.
 
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