Square Enix followers holding out for hope for giant 2017 releases could also be in for a disappointment.
Final Fantasy 7 Remake and Kingdom Hearts three might be Q2 2018 releases – in the event that they occur that quickly.
As noticed by NeoGAF customers, Final Fantasy 7 Remake and Kingdom Hearts 3 have been each listed within the writer’s upcoming releases throughout a latest investor briefing, however neither had a launch window hooked up.
Other video games proven within the doc are labelled as releasing throughout Square Enix’s FY 2018 (April 1 2017 to March 31 2018), however Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Kingdom Hearts three and Square Enix’s recently announced Marvel games will not be dated. The solely indication given is a obscure “FY 2018 and beyond” part heading.
If the dearth of launch date means we must always count on these video games to be a part of “beyond”, we’re April 2018 releases on the earliest for Final Fantasy 7 Remake, Kingdom Hearts three, Crystal Dynamics’ Avengers recreation and the rumoured Guardians of the Galaxy game form Eidos Montreal.
That mentioned: within the data lockdown that’s the established order within the video games trade, even buyers don’t hear all the pieces from publishers. It’s fully attainable Square Enix is being intentionally obscure in order to not spoil upcoming bulletins, realizing that its investor relations supplies come beneath specialist press and fanatic fan scrutiny.
Given the latest style for shorter, extra targeted PR cycles, it doesn’t appear unimaginable that advertising for Final Fantasy 7 Remake and Kingdom Hearts three will kick off at E3 2017 forward of late 2017 releases.
This is Square Enix we’re speaking about although, so it’s additionally fairly attainable each video games will keep in growth hell for a decade, like Final Fantasy 15. Place your bets.