Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age will be releasing for PlayStation 4 on July 11, 2017. The HD remaster offers the first opportunity for the Western fans to experience Final Fantasy XII: International Zodiac Job System – a definitive version of Final Fantasy XII released exclusively in Japan nearly a decade ago. During the Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary Opening Ceremony event in Tokyo, a brand-new piece of Final Fantasy XII key art from famed character designer and artist Akihiko Yoshida was released as well.
The HD remaster includes trophies, a newly recorded soundtrack with 7.1-surround sound, improved technical performance, auto-save, shorter loading times, high speed mode, a a 12-job character progression system and a new trial mode where players can take on monsters and enemies in up to 100 successive battles.
Final Fantasy XII originally launched in 2006 for the PlayStation 2 takes place in the grand world of Ivalice, where the small kingdom of Dalmasca is left in ruin and uncertainty. Princess Ashe, the one and only heir to the throne, devotes herself to the resistance to liberate her country. Vaan, a young man who lost his family in the war, dreams of flying freely in the skies. In a fight for freedom and fallen royalty, join these unlikely allies and their companions as they embark on a heroic adventure to free their homeland.
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