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Jul 07, 2021

“FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER” Closed Beta Test Report Available to View Now

“FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER” Closed Beta Test Report Available to View Now

Ateam Inc. (headquarters: Nagoya, Japan; president: Takao Hayashi) and SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. (headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; president: Yosuke Matsuda) have released information reporting on the results of the closed beta test that was held in early June for the upcoming title “FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER”. The game is currently in development and is set to release on smartphone devices worldwide later this year.

■Closed Beta Test Report Available Now

Many players who participated in the closed beta test from June 1 to June 78 completed a survey with feedback and suggestions. The results of the survey, along with comments from the development team detailing some future plans for the title, headline the closed beta test report.

The report can be viewed from the following URL.
Closed Beta Test Report:

■Results of Select Survey Questions Unveiled

Over 90% of players who responded to the survey said they were satisfied or very satisfied with the game. Many players commented positively on the graphics and found the game enjoyable despite not typically playing battle royale games. The full report can be found at the page linked above.

■Upcoming Schedule

The latest information on development and the game can be found on the official website and our official Twitter account, Facebook account, and Discord server.
Official Site:
Discord Server:


FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER is a high-octane battle royale 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.
Teaser Trailer:

Game Overview

Release Date: 2021 (planned)
Genre: Battle royale
Platform: iOS, Android
Price: Free to play (in-app purchases available)
Distribution Area: 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 161 million total sales* worldwide.
*Combined physical and digital sales