Remember waiting years for Final Fantasy XV and desperately lapping up any new info on it? After the reveal of Final Fantasy XVI final month, some followers have been bracing themselves for one more lengthy highway of sparse info. But immediately, we’re already studying extra concerning the upcoming RPG; Square Enix launched a website offering further background. Some new key artwork backs up an in depth synopsis of the world, central characters, and lore.
The web site introduces us to stoic protagonist Clive Rosfield, his affectionate youthful brother Joshua, and their trusted childhood buddy, Jill Warrick. The brothers Rosfield share an fascinating dynamic in that Clive, the courageous and devoted knight, merely guards the Phoenix’s superior energy whereas Joshua, a sheepish bookworm, is the human chosen to wield it. It’ll be enjoyable to see how the connection between them and their sister-from-another-mother Jill performs out.
The crystal-laden world of Valisthea additionally will get some fleshing out, together with lore on the person kingdoms that characteristic tantalizing redactions relating to the Eikons they command. Eikons are Final Fantasy XVI’s model of the traditional summoned monsters, whereas Dominants are the blessed (or cursed) souls chosen to wield them. For a visible take a look at what’s to come back, try the gallery beneath for a few of the stunning new art work for each the characters and environments.
Final Fantasy XVI is slated to launch on PlayStation 5 as a console unique… and Square Enix is just not giving any info surrounding attainable releases on Xbox Series X/S or PC. There’s no launch date but, however Producer Naoki Yoshida guarantees the subsequent massive reveal will are available in 2021. While we endure the seemingly lengthy wait to launch, try this video the place we talk about what we’d like to see in Final Fantasy XVI.
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