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Nov 05, 2021

FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER Releases on November 17, 2021! Opening Video Unveiled

FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER Releases on November 17, 2021! Opening Video Unveiled

Ateam Entertainment Inc. (headquarters: Nagoya, Japan; president: Yukimasa Nakauchi) and SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. (headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; president: Yosuke Matsuda) are proud to announce that the upcoming battle royale action game FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER will be released on November 17, 2021, and the opening video has been unveiled ahead of the release

Available November 17, 2021

The game will be available November 17, 2021. Pre-registration is still under way, so be sure to pre-register and be notified as soon as the game is released.

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Opening Video Unveiled

The opening video for the game has been unveiled and can be viewed from the link below.

Recruiting for Additional Official Ambassadors

Players interested in making content featuring FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER can apply to join the “First SOLDIER Ambassador Program.” Thanks to the overwhelmingly positive reaction, we have extended the deadline to allow for more players to join. After a review process, players selected to become ambassadors will have advance access to certain information and receive assets to assist in making content.

Details on the program can be found here:
Recruitment Period: Until November 11, 2021
*Be sure to confirm the terms and conditions before applying.

Chance at Shinra Box Full of Official Merch

To celebrate the announcement of the release date, additional Shinra Boxes are available to win.
Follow the official FF7FS Twitter account (@FFVII_FS_EN) and the official FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE Twitter account (@finalfantasyvii), then retweet the campaign tweet for a chance to win. Three lucky players will receive a box containing official FF7FS merch.
Deadline: 11/17/2021 (Wed.) 7:59 a.m. PDT

Earn Free Items for All Players by Sharing a Post on Facebook

Shinra Pack Tickets, used to obtain cosmetic skins and more in the game, will be given to all players, with the number of tickets depending upon the total shares achieved for the campaign post across the English, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, and Korean Facebook accounts.
Deadline: 11/17/2021 (Wed.) 7:59 a.m. PDT

Future Updates

Updates on the development of the game will be posted on our official website, social media accounts, and Discord server.
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FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER is a high-octane battle royale action game infused with RPG elements from the FINAL FANTASY series. Set in Midgar prior to the events of FINAL FANTASY VII, players fight to join the ranks of Shinra’s elite SOLDIER unit while utilizing spells, weapons, and special abilities to defeat opponents and emerge victorious. Tetsuya Nomura, creative director of the FINAL FANTASY VII series, is also handling creative direction of this official entry into the COMPILATION OF FINAL FANTASY VII.

TGS 2021 Trailer:

Release Date: November 17, 2021
Genre: Battle Royale
Platform: iOS, Android
Price: Free to play (in-app purchases available)
Distribution: Worldwide (excluding mainland China)
Languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Korean
Rights: © 1997, 2021 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.
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Released in 1997, FINAL FANTASY VII enthralled players with its emotional story, appealing characters, and engrossing cutscenes that utilized cutting-edge technology. To date, the title has sold over 13.3 million copies* worldwide.

About the FINAL FANTASY Series

Starting with the original in 1987, FINAL FANTASY is a series of Japanese roleplaying games that has garnered worldwide acclaim with its technologically advanced graphics, original world settings, and deep stories. Thanks in part to its active expansion into western markets, it has accumulated over 164 million total sales* worldwide.
*Combined physical and digital sales