Gaming News Final Fantasy 16: A release date during the Game Awards? First note on the PS5 game
Since its announcement during the PlayStation 5 Showcase in 2020, Final Fantasy XVI has been met with more than expected by fans, to say the least… However, it seems that that wait is about to end as the Game Awards have just taken place. reveal a nice surprise.
Finally news from Final Fantasy XVI!
In less than a week, starting December 8th, the Game Awards – once again spearheaded by Geoff Keighley – will finally announce Game of the Year. An impressive battle that will play out in particular between God of War: Ragnarok and Elden Ring, although others have been named in the same category, namely Stray, A Plague Tale: Requiem, Horizon: Forbidden West and Xenoblade Chronicles 3. However , in addition to With this award and many others (Best Director, Best Narrative, Best Artistic Direction, Best Music, etc.), the event will, as usual, reveal a lot of new information.
With this event, we hope to get information about the biggest titles coming out in 2023 like Starfield, Hogwarts Legacy: Hogwarts Legacy, Dead Island 2, Forspoken or even Final Fantasy XVI, which has been particularly discreet since its announcement in 2020 during the PlayStation 5 Showcase. That’s good, because one of them, Square Enix’s future hit, will deserve a nice spotlight during this show.
A release date during the Game Awards?
New information has just emerged, and good news is coming straight from the Game Awards Twitter page.
Next Thursday, The Game Awards have the honor of welcoming Final Fantasy XVI Producer Naoki Yoshida to a very special live presentation on the show!
You certainly understood, Naoki Yoshida, one of the thinkers of Final Fantasy XVI, will be present at the Game Awards. The event also promises a “very special live presentation”. If we can easily expect to have new gameplay images of the PlayStation 5 exclusivity, there’s a good chance that this is also the opportunity for Square Enix to pack a punch and finally announce the date of the long-awaited release.
For now, the action-RPG set in a medieval fantasy universe has only a vague release window. The latter points to the third quarter of 2023. So we’ll just have to wait wisely until the Game Awards and hope the show states that famous window.