Final Fantasy X|X-2, XII Switch and Xbox Pre-Orders Open, New Trailers
The Nintendo Switch and Xbox One versions of Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster and Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age are now available to pre-order digitally through the eShop and Xbox Game Store. Both games are priced at $49.99, with Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster releasing on April 16, 2019, and Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age releasing on April 30, 2019. The first-print run physical editions of Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age will also include reversible cover art. In addition, Square Enix also released new trailers for both games, which are viewable below, along with new artwork for Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age from Isamu Kamikokuryo.
Final Fantasy X|X-2 HD Remaster is based on the international versions of PlayStation 2 title Final Fantasy X and its direct sequel Final Fantasy X-2, originally released in 2001 and 2003 respectively. The HD Remaster was first released for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita in 2014 before also being released on PlayStation 4 in 2015 and PC in 2016.
A remaster of the PlayStation 2 title and currently available on PlayStation 4 and PC, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age features both graphical and audio enhancements as well as gameplay changes that were previously only in the Japan-only International Zodiac Job System version. The new versions will also include a license reset function, additional gambit sets, and an enhanced new game plus. Those looking to learn more about the game can check out Pascal Tekaia’s review of the PlayStation 4 release.