Square-Enix has released the opening video for the upcoming Dissidia Final Fantasy NT.
Dissidia is a fighting game title that revolves around the Final Fantasy franchise
featuring 28 confirmed playable characters, and pits players against each other in three-on-three combat with the ability to freely switch between characters.
Dissidia Final Fantasy NT is due out for PlayStation 4 January 30 in North America.
Square Enix announced that Dissidia Final Fantasy NT will launch for PlayStation 4 on January 11 in Japan and on January 30 in North America.
In North America, the game will be available in the following editions:
Ultimate Collector’s Edition ($189.99) – Exclusive from the Square Enix Online Store
- Warrior of Light bust figure (8.25” tall)
- Official soundtrack with 15 tracks selected from the Dissidia series and newly recorded music
- 80-page hardback artbook
- Season Pass that gives access to six new playable characters and content post launch
- SteelBook case unique to the “UCE”
- Collector’s Box featuring legendary Final Fantasy characters
SteelBook Brawler Edition ($59.99)
Customers who pre-order from participating retailers will receive one of three limited edition SteelBook designs at random. Each SteelHook design features a different set of iconic Final Fantasy heroes and villains to trade and collect.
Digital Edition ($59.99) and Digital Deluxe Edition ($84.99)
Fans interested in a digital-only version can pre-order from the PlayStation Store to instantly receive a mini-soundtrack featuring five songs plus access to the ‘Nameless Warrior’ character skin for Warrior of Light. The Digital Deluxe Edition also includes the Season Pass.
The closed beta for Dissidia Final Fantasy will be from Friday, August 24th (9pm Pacific) through Sunday, September 3rd (9pm Pacific) for the PlayStation 4. North America and Latin America will have until August 20th to register for a chance to participate in the beta.
In DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY NT, fighting game fans will be able to try their hand at the team-based brawler, playing as memorable heroes and villains from the FINAL FANTASY series. Players will be able to experience fast-paced and exhilarating 3-on-3 battles across familiar arenas with the help of powerful and epic summons including Ifrit, Shiva and Odin.
Square-Enix has also confirmed that Jecht will be joining the console release of Dissidia Final Fantasy NT.
The closed beta test will enable players to the team-based fighting game using 14 playable characters:
- Warrior of Light (Final Fantasy)
- Firion (Final Fantasy II)
- Onion Knight (Final Fantasy III)
- Cecil Harvey (Final Fantasy IV)
- Bartz Klauser (Final Fantasy V)
- Terra Branford (Final Fantasy VI)
- Cloud Strife (Final Fantasy VII)
- Squall Leonhart (Final Fantasy VIII)
- Zidane Tribal (Final Fantasy IX)
- Tidus (Final Fantasy X)
- Shantotto (Final Fantasy XI)
- Vaan (Final Fantasy XII)
- Lightning (Final Fantasy XIII)
- Y’shtola (Final Fantasy XIV)
For all those applying for the beta, good luck! Did you have a chance to check out the game yet at Comic Con or Evo? Let us know your thoughts in the comments!
Square-Enix has announced that the arcade version of Dissidia Final Fantasy will be getting an August update, which will add Jecht from Final Fantasy X.
Nothing has been said if he will be joining the console port as of yet.
You can check out the reveal trailer and gameplay video below.
As soon as the Dissidia cabinet was announced for Japan, fans have been eagerly waiting for the announcement of Dissidia finally hitting Western consoles. The wait is now over! Today, Square Enix announced that we will see Dissidia Final Fantasy NT for the PlayStation 4 in early 2018.
The game will offer online and offline play, select from 20 legendary characters and familar summons, and the return of the “Bravery Combat System. And of course, the game will be beautiful!
Let’s hope early 2018 holds up! Do you think the game might end up getting delayed (*coughcoughFFVIIcough*)? How long have you been waiting for this announcement? Are you a fan of the franchise? Let us know in the comments!