Square Enix has announced its game lineup for the upcoming PAX East 2015 in Boston (March 6-8, 2015). Attendees will get their first opportunity to check out the company’s new games for 2015 with hands-on demos and videos. Square Enix will also be hosting panels for Final Fantasy XV, Final Fantasy XIV, Life Is Strange and Just Cause 3
FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0 HD – Final Fantasy Type-0 makes its Western debut on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Players are transported to Orience, a dark world governed by crystals and torn apart by war, as the nation’s youth are swept into its conflict. This title, along with the accompanying Final Fantasy XV demo, titled as Episode Duscae, will be available on March 17.
FINAL FANTASY XIV: A REALM REBORN – The critically acclaimed MMORPG that is true to the legendary franchise. Attendees can pit themselves against the daily Battle Challenges featuring the epic boss from the Final Fantasy series – Shiva. By beating the boss, players can win an exclusive “I BEAT SHIVA” T-shirt. The adventures continue with Heawensward the game’s first and upcoming expansion that features a new storyline surrounding the city of Ishgard and the Dragonsong War, a brand new race, new jobs and more.
LIFE IS STRANGE – Life Is Strange takes place in the fictional town of Arcadia Bay, Oregon, where senior Max Caulfield returns after a 5-year absence. Reunited with her former friend Chloe, the pair begins to uncover the uncomfortable truth behind the disappearance of fellow student Rachael Amber.
Behind the Game Designs of FINAL FANTASY XV
Join two of FINAL FANTASY XV’s lead game designers, Wan Hazmer and Prasert Prasertvithyakarn, as they share their experiences working on one of the most anticipated games of all time. Hazmer and Prasertvithyakarn are attending PAX EAST from SQUARE ENIX’s Tokyo Studios where they work in tandem to bring FINAL FANTASY XV to life. Fans will also be in for a treat with additional information revealed on the upcoming title, FINAL FANTASY TYPE-0 HD!
LIFE IS STRANGE PANEL
Dragonfly Theater from 1:00PM – 2:00PM, March 6
JUST CAUSE 3 PANEL
Guns N Rico – Just Cause 3’s Appetite for Destruction
Albatross Theater from 6:00PM – 7:00PM, March 6
Join moderator Greg Miller and key members of Avalanche Studios – the makers of Just Cause – as they discuss the series’ inspiration and distinctive style and talk about the upcoming Just Cause 3. Panelists will include Christofer Sundberg (Avalanche Studios founder and chief creative officer) Roland Lesterlin (Just Cause 3 game director) and Zach Schlappi (art director)
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