What You Need to Know:
- SQUARE ENIX® gave gamers worldwide a special holiday treat during The Game Awards show 2020, which streamed tonight on over 45 video platforms across the globe with the reveal of an intense, battle-focused gameplay trailer for NieR Replicant™ ver.1.22474487139…; and a new trailer for the high-intensity RPG-Shooter, OUTRIDERS™. SQUARE ENIX received their own treat when celebrated and best-selling action RPG, FINAL FANTASY® VII REMAKE, was honored with two major awards.
- The new trailer showcased the protagonist slashing through swaths of enemy Shades across different battlefields, giving an exciting first look at the highly anticipated prequel to NieR:Automata™, the cult classic action-RPG from acclaimed game director YOKO TARO.
- The game transports players to a dark, apocalyptic world where a young man embarks on a captivating quest to find the cure for his sister’s deadly disease – a quest that will make them question everything.
- NieR Replicant ver.1.22474487139… will launch for the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One family of devices including Xbox One X and PC (Steam) on April 23, 2021. The game is not yet rated.
- Official Page: www.niergame.com
- SQUARE ENIX® also revealed a new trailer for OUTRIDERS™, the high-intensity RPG-Shooter from People Can Fly, the developers of Gears of War: Judgment and BULLETSTORM, and Square Enix External Studios, the minds behind SLEEPING DOGS® and JUST CAUSE®.
- The new Game Awards trailer introduces players to the Mantras of Survival – a guide to help them thrive as a hyper-evolved Human on the unforgiving planet of Enoch, where the only way forward is to take charge of your own fate and Think Aggressive.
- Powers on Tap – Dominate the battlefield with destructive powers. Cooldowns are short and powers are there to be used often, so don’t rely on just bullets.
- Kill to Heal – All Outriders heal through doing damage. There are no medkits, syringes or health regen on Enoch. Aggression is key to surviving and thriving in the heart of battle.
- Cover’s for Cowards – Cover won’t save you in OUTRIDERS, it can only buy you time. Select your most powerful loadouts and dive headfirst into combat.
- Think Aggressive – A guiding philosophy for survival. Confidence is everything on the battleground of Enoch, and an aggressive playstyle is a key ingredient to success.
- OUTRIDERS will release on PlayStation 5®, PlayStation 4®, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, and PC on February 2nd, 2021 and Google Stadia later in 2021.
- For more information, visit www.outriders.net
- Learn more about People Can Fly: https://peoplecanfly.com
- 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.
- Try the free FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE Demo: https://sqex.link/FF7RDemo
- Official Website: www.ffvii-remake.com
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OUTRIDERS DROPS NEW TRAILER AT THE GAME AWARDS
FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE WINS BIG AT THE GAME AWARDS 2020
Source: Official Press Release
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