Turns out the rumors were true. Final Fantasy XVI was proven off throughout right now’s PS5 showcase live stream. In reality, the 4-minute trailer for the sport opened the whole present, the one sport to be “captured on a PC emulating the PS5 experience.” While no launch date was introduced (not to mention a window or 12 months), XVI can be a PS5 console unique for a restricted time after launch, that means it is going to come to PC and PS5 at launch and “other platforms” at some unspecified later date.

Get a have a look at the total Final Fantasy XVI trailer under:

Final Fantasy XIV director Naoki Yoshida is producing the upcoming sport, whereas Hiroshi Takai will direct. The trailer was each in-game battle gameplay and cutscenes operating in realtime, hsowing simply how far the group is on the sport. Yoshida says the footage is simply “a fraction of what the team has accomplished,” and so they’ve grown from a couple of core members to a full-fledged unit engaged on sharpening and constructing on what’s been created. He additionally says Final Fantasy XVI goals “to provide players an experience unmatched in terms of story and gameplay.”

Takai additionally comes from the web background, having labored on FF XI and FF XIV. Many gamers take into account the MMO Final Fantasy XIV’s ongoing storylines to be probably the greatest within the sequence, so a single participant sport by individuals concerned in XIV is an thrilling prospect for XVI. Rest assured, they confirmed this can be a single-player sport. The trailer makes it clear that the “modern fantasy” setting of Final Fantasy XV is gone, changed by what seems to be a way more traditional Final Fantasy setting.

Final Fantasy XVI PS5 exclusive

We received’t get any extra data on Final Fantasy XVI till 2021, leaving us with simply Four minutes of footage to pore over and speculate on. It presently doesn’t have a launch date, window, or 12 months, which makes us assume it’s a couple of years out at this level. Sony did give us the release date and price for the PS5 throughout the present although, so that may be forgiven.