SQUARE ENIX announced that the much-anticipated remaster, CRISIS CORE –FINAL FANTASY VII– REUNION, launches today on PlayStation 5 (PS5) console, PlayStation 4 (PS4) console, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One consoles, Nintendo Switch system, and PC. Unravel the stories of Zack, Cloud, Sephiroth, Aerith, Tifa, and more in this generously remastered companion to FINAL FANTASY VII.
Nearly 15 years after the release of the PlayStation Portable exclusive, CRISIS CORE –FINAL FANTASY VII– REUNION brings new life to the fan-favorite story of SOLDIER operativeZack Fair with a complete HD graphics overhaul of the character models, UI, and background, a newly arranged soundtrack by original composer Takeharu Ishimoto, fully voiced dialogue in English and Japanese, featuring key members of the voice acting cast of FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE, and an updated action combat system, with the option to trigger Limit Breaks and Summons, and a streamlined “Digital Mind Wave” (DMW) system. CRISIS CORE –FINAL FANTASY VII– REUNION maintains the heart of the beloved PlayStation Portable classic, while utilizing modern technology for a more appealing, immersive, and engaging overall gameplay experience for new and existing fans alike.
The story of CRISIS CORE –FINAL FANTASY VII– REUNION begins seven years before the events of FINAL FANTASY VII, following Zack Fair, a young, optimistic Shinra SOLDIER operative. As Zack and SOLDIER 1st Class Sephiroth team up to search for a missing SOLDIER operative Genesis Rhapsodos, he uncovers the dark truths of Shinra’s experiments and the monsters they create. When betrayals and secrets hit too close to home and cause him to question everything and everyone he knows, Zack must forge his own path as a hero to protect the ones he loves and defend the one thing he has left – his SOLDIER honor.