Final Fantasy VII Remake co-director Naoki Hamaguchi has informed The Washington Post that parts of Episode INTERmission may return in the second a part of the remake.

One of the weather that Hamaguchi is in bringing again is the team-up strikes.

I’m moderately happy with this closing kind, in which the strategic component of the command-based battle from the unique co-exists with the real-time, action-oriented battle. Additionally, with ‘Intermission,’ there’s one other component launched: combo strikes the place Yuffie and Sonon group up, which makes for a unique really feel in battle technique. I wish to leverage these, together with different parts we tried out in ‘Intermission,’ in our subsequent story.

Elsewhere in the interview, co-director Motomu Toriyama defined why the builders selected Yuffie because the star of Episode INTERmission.

If this have been Vincent, one other elective character, he would have been sleeping in a coffin in the Shinra mansion, so we wouldn’t be capable to transfer him round. But Yuffie was touring the world as a materia hunter in the unique. By having Yuffie infiltrate Midgar as a part of her travels, she will expertise the identical incidents Cloud and firm have been experiencing, depicting the identical incidents from a unique perspective.

Hamaguchi and Toriyama informed The Washington Post that they’re doing their finest to not stray from the unique Final Fantasy VII whereas concurrently making certain that the remake feels recent. The duo stated that the concept is to reimagine the sport and have it surpass gamers’ expectations.

A launch date for Part 2 has but to be introduced.

[Source: The Washington Post]