LOS ANGELES (Dec. 11, 2020) – SQUARE ENIX®’s celebrated and best-selling action RPG FINAL FANTASY® VII REMAKE was honored with two major awards at The Game Awards 2020, the video game industry’s biggest annual year-end celebration. FINAL FANTASY® VII REMAKE took home the Best RPG award, and the game’s unforgettable music earned the Best Score and Music award. In addition to winning those awards, the game was a finalist in four other categories at this year’s ceremony, including Best Art Direction, Best Narrative, Best Game Direction, and Game of the Year.
FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE has been praised by both players and critics across the globe, earning more than 20 perfect scores from media, and was selected as a PlayStation® “Editor’s Choice” pick. The game also became the highest-selling digital release on the PlayStation® platform in SQUARE ENIX’s history, exceeding more than five million shipments and digital sales worldwide since its release.
FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE is a reimagining of the legendary original game that redefined the RPG genre, and features unforgettable characters and a story revered as one of the most powerful within video games. The game draws players into a world where the Shinra Electric Power Company, a shadowy corporation, controls the planet’s very life force. Cloud Strife, a former member of Shinra’s elite SOLDIER unit now turned mercenary, lends his aid to an underground resistance group calling themselves Avalanche as they fight against Shinra’s oppressive force. The first game in the project is set in the eclectic and sprawling city of Midgar and presents a fully standalone gaming experience that goes deeper into the iconic characters and world than ever before.
FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE is rated T (Teen) and is now available on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system. The FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE Demo is available to download now at: http://sqex.link/FF7RDemo. For more information visit: www.ffvii-remake.com.
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About FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE
In FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE, players will be drawn into a world where the Shinra Electric Power Company, a shadowy corporation, controls the planet’s very life force. Cloud Strife, a former member of Shinra’s elite SOLDIER unit now turned mercenary, lends his aid to an anti-Shinra organization calling themselves Avalanche. The first game in the project is set in the city of Midgar, and is a fully standalone gaming experience designed for RPG players that crave unforgettable characters, a powerful story and the ability to choose their style of play with a battle system that merges thrilling real-time action with strategic, command-based combat.
About Square Enix, Inc.
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal™. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 159 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 82 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 81 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
More information on Square Enix, Inc. can be found at https://square-enix-games.com.
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