The PlayStation Blog featured new particulars from Director Tetsuya Nomura about Final Fantasy VII Remake. Namely, it talks about Yuffie, the star of the FFVII Remake DLC, and why she ended up being the central determine for FF7R Episode INTERmission. In brief, she is the one that would have been accessible and “able to move freely.”

Here’s Nomura’s precise response going over why Square Enix picked Yuffie as the star for the FFVII Remake DLC as an alternative of Cid or Vincent.

The overarching story follows the unique, so contemplating the place this lies in the storyline, Vincent remains to be in his slumber and Cid is on Shinra’s facet, so Yuffie was the just one who would have the ability to transfer freely.

As a reminder, Yuffie is ready to be part of pretty early on in the unique FFVII. After you get to Junon for the first time, go outdoors and wander round the forests. Eventually, you’ll battle the Mystery Ninja. Once the battle is completed, you get an opportunity to speak to her. Giving the proper solutions provides her to your social gathering.

In addition to explaining her starring function, Nomura talked about different issues associated to Yuffie in the FFVII Remake DLC. For instance, he once more reminded individuals her outfit is impressed by her Dirge of Cerberus look. He additionally mentioned that she makes use of a shuriken as a result of previous to that entry, “the shuriken was especially powerful” when it got here to the sequence’ ninja weapons.

Nomura additionally talked about ensuring Yuffie retained a particular look. For instance, he talked about conserving “signature elements, such as her shorts, as close to the original as I can.” He additionally had the following to say about her common look.

I might say I used to be most specific about whether or not or not she seemed her age. Yuffie is youthful than the different important members, as she remains to be in her teenagers.

While Cloud and firm do have youthful wanting faces too, I wished to make Yuffie look even youthful and never totally grown up, in order that in comparison with her, Cloud and crew would look extra mature to an extent.

Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade will come to the PlayStation 5 on June 10, 2021 and embody the FF7R Episode INTERmission add-on. People who’re upgrading a PS4 copy should purchase the FFVII Remake Yuffie DLC individually for $19.99.