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Final Fantasy Not XV Exclusive To PS4, Is Kingdom Hearts III?

Update: As expected, FFXV isn't exclusive. KHIII won't be, either, probably.

Original Story:

In one of the biggest surprises of the night, Square Enix boss Tetsuya Nomura showed up at Sony's E3 conference and dropped a couple bombshells.

We got two new trailers, one each for the long-awaited Final Fantasy Versus XIII and the freshly announced Kingdom Hearts III. We've been waiting for a long time!

We learned that Versus XIII is no more and it has become Final Fantasy XV, which isn't all that shocking. A few rumors earlier this year indicated that this would be a possibility. The interesting part is that FFXV appears to be exclusive to the PlayStation 4, which would make it the first exclusive PlayStation Final Fantasy since FFXII on the PS2. So the obvious question is, what about KHIII? Is that exclusive, too? Because if they're both exclusive, that'd be pretty freakin' awesome, wouldn't you say?

We haven't even heard about everything that's coming (wonder what Quantic Dream and Media Molecule are preparing, for instance), and yet the PS4 exclusive list already has Killzone: Shadow Fall, DriveClub, inFamous: Second Son, Knack, The Order: 1886, Final Fantasy XV, and maybe Kingdom Hearts III. Not to mention the probably inevitable entries in the Uncharted, Gran Turismo and God of War franchises. Oh, and then there are all those indie titles that will debut exclusively on PS4 as well.

Plus, it's a more powerful system than Xbox One, it costs $100 less, it won't have first-party DRM restrictions, it doesn't require an Internet connection "check-in," it will have an upgradeable hard drive, PlayStation Plus subscriptions will carry over from this generation to the next, the controller and console feature multiple sharing and multiplayer upgrades, and we hear GameStop.com sold out of the initial round of PS4 pre-orders in a matter of hours (they better get more soon).

...and this is supposed to be a "war?"

Related Game(s): Final Fantasy XV, Kingdom Hearts III

Tags: final fantasy versus xiii, final fantasy xv, ffxv, kingdom hearts iii

6/11/2013 10:37:43 AM Ben Dutka

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Comments (91 posts)

darxed
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:02:45 AM
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I saw the conference but didn't see that FFXV would be an exclusive.. How did you get that info Ben?

On topic, yeah, Sony did exactly what it needed to do, It even managed to give the news that now you have to be a plus member to play online, and nobody seemed to care in light of all the positives...

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Gaming Prodigy
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:40:09 AM

I did hear that, but in all reality i would much rather pay to play for quality and something thats going to give me what i want instead of...meh.

I think MS is in the hole right now. What was their game plan? People just going to shell out $800 (system, kenict(required!), controller, 2 games) to get started for the xbox1? I think spent $600 for the system, controller, and 2 games. Didnt add in Plus or Live

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Xombito
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:52:37 AM

Heck, if your already a plus member you could just buy the console and play the free games that will already be available.

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darxed
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:15:08 PM

As I thought... KH3 has now been confirmed to be not exclusive too... The only exclusive from SEnix is FF XIV.

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Kryten1029a
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 4:35:10 PM

@The_Guy88
Like you, I'll pay for quality but in this case you're getting a better machine for less money with PS4. Will I pay LESS for quality? Most definitely!

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PS3_Wizard
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:01:33 PM

Why KH3 won't be exclusive:

All signs point to SE wanting to be the next Infinity Ward/Treyarch. They constantly strive to bring in the income that those developers bring in. A few of SE's games have performed WELL, but they viewed them as failures because they didn't sell the 10+ million copies that call of duty did.

In order to do that, they would have to release their games on both platforms. Buteven then they wouldn't reach those astronomical numbers.

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Douchebaguette
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:08:46 PM

Darxed, it was stated on Playstation's official Facebook page. And it still is there posted, just scroll down and look at the ride side a couple of posts down.

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StopTheWorldNow
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:03:16 AM
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Well summed up Ben, I haven't been this excited for a new games console since the launch of the PS2!!

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 3:30:00 PM

You want to stop me?

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darxed
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 7:02:39 PM

@World

je je, nice one...

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sawao_yamanaka
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:08:11 AM
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Quantic dream has a game. The sorcerer one. I forget the name.

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johnld
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:47:42 PM

that was just a tech demo. clearly said that before playing the video.

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MRSUCCESS
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:23:29 AM
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Why is this game trying to be an action adventure? Sure it looks VERY GOOD but it just reminds me of Devil May Cry. At least show some classic Final Fantasy monsters such as Malboro or Fire Fall. Heck, show some GFs like Ifrit and Shiva.... >_>

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darxed
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:34:10 AM

I saw a Behemoth and an Iron Giant in the trailer they showed...

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MRSUCCESS
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:38:49 AM

Guess I missed that, but either way I would have proffered my FF15 turned based >_>

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sawao_yamanaka
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:43:02 AM

It was always an action game. From the makers of kingdom hearts.

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Ultima
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:43:19 AM

This game always had this feel to it. It's just been ramped up considerably. Ostensibly the game uses a Kingdom Hearts-style engine with environmental set pieces, and I doubt that has changed to true action-adventure.

Really, aside from name change and system change, I'm pretty sure this game hasn't changed much at all from its previous incarnation.

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Gaming Prodigy
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:07:08 PM

It looks like KH gameplay with GoW style. Like when he was climbing and it kinda panned out to show you the bigger picture. Pre order, that will also be a day one for me, along with KH ^_^

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Broady
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 @ 10:38:28 AM

Pretty certain I saw levaiathon on there as well - will have to watch the trailer again instead of working (sigh!)

As much as this won't be traditional final fantasy (think squenix have forgotten what that is) I'm still looking forward to it

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txgamer
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:32:11 AM
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Isn't FFXIV:ARR coming to PS4 also? I thought that was said last night. Sorry for being off topic.

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CrusaderForever
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:34:30 AM

Yes!!

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:05:48 PM

Yeah that MMO is the Sony exclusive one.

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Underdog15
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:58:29 PM

Except its on ps3 and PC too

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:06:43 PM

PC doesn't count for sh*t though.

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Underdog15
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 5:29:34 PM

It is like that little cousin in the corner that tries hard.

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CrusaderForever
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:33:33 AM
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Music to my ears Ben! Or should I say to my eye's? Anyways, it makes me happy!

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Condemnedsoul23
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:41:04 AM
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Sold

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Ultima
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:41:08 AM
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I'll be -very- surprised if KHIII is not exclusive. I'd sooner see FF vs. XIII, er, FFXV being multi-platform than KHIII. If FFXV is indeed exclusive like some sites have been saying, then KHIII is most likely exclusive as well (like also said sites claiming). Bet money on it. Sony would be foolish not to throw enough money at Square to keep that one-two punch.

As for the "war", well we'll see what happens once the dust settles and the consoles go on sale, but all indicators point to Microsoft not really trying to compete with Sony. Posters on NeoGAF who may or may not have inside info have been claiming that MS isn't looking at Sony (or at least they weren't before Sony unveiled PS4 in Feb), but were targeting Apple and Google. MS seems to be channeling the arrogant Sony prior to PS3, but at least that Sony was coming off the dominance of the PS2; while MS has dominated Sony for the majority of this generation, the split has been nowhere near sufficient to justify them acting like this and thinking they can get away with it. Some lunatics are definitely running things over there right now...

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Xombito
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:56:35 AM
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Didn't Jack Tretton say XV was exclusive to PS4 and PS3? I may have misunderstood him.

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sawao_yamanaka
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:58:35 AM

He was referring to 14

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:03:14 PM
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I don't do this but can I ask your source on this Ben? I simply don't believe it since they didn't say it on stage, it's sort of a big deal to omit.

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darxed
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:21:45 PM

Yeah, they wouldn't have passed the opportunity to mention something as big as FFXV exclusivity...

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:46:17 PM

Right. Especially on the fact that they immediately mentioned FFXIV's exclusivity. It's definitely something they wouldn't brush off.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:28:43 PM
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I don't think people should be up in arms just yet. It's true we haven't seen a ton but we do know there is supposed to be a fairly large world which includes vehicles so even though the game will continue to have an action battle system you can change characters for different gameplay and I think in the end it will contain more RPG elements than FFXIII Trilogy. We ought to see towns, NPCs, deeper item management, exploration, level progression, etc.

I want classic play back more than anyone, but what we've seen in the last 40 years this has been in development looks more RPG than the autobattle tubes we've seen in XIII.

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:41:00 PM

Up in arms?I don't understand on how you even have to say this. It's what we've seen for years and many of us was looking forward to it. Did the name change also made people think they were going to change the gameplay or something?

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:10:41 PM

As I include the metadata from comments sections I have noted that now that this game is in the numbered series and not a spinoff there is a reaction from those of us that wanted XIII to be the end of the action/adventure bent that XV also won't have any RPG elements. I'm simply saying let's not be too quick to judge that because we've seen some content to the contrary.

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:54:56 PM

I thought many of us already thought that Versus XIII was going to have more rpg elements than XIII anyway. We already saw an open world, towns, airships, and what not. Gameplay was already known to be similar to Kingdom hearts so no reason to complain about this being action rpg. Anybody that's quick to judge the RPG validity of XV either just learned about the game, or just concerned about it being a numbered series.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 3:18:44 PM

It's a different matter from spinoff and a numbered title, the balance of what is expected changes. Most FF fan's don't want a Kingdom Hearts game to be a FF game, I'm stating that even as a KH style game it will be a step up from what we have gotten so far.

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:38:40 PM
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Ben, how come you're willing to give Kingdom hearts a try but not FFXV? FFXV's gameplay is inspired by Kingdom heart's. Is it because of the name?

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Abidan13
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:38:53 PM
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Well, FFXV is NOT exclusive. Square Enix meeting just revealed that it will be for XboxOne as well.

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:44:33 PM

Yup.

*sigh

I swear, SE better utilize the PS4 much more and not hold back cause of the Xbox One.

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Abidan13
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:46:39 PM

Kingdom Hearts III also on XboxOne.

Still want for PS4. I'm interested in the remote play functionality with the Vita.

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Underdog15
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:00:47 PM

Versus was a promised exclusive but I suppose they didn't say anything about XV

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:11:38 PM

Yeah that's what I figured, it would be very strange for me to be wrong.

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DrRockso87
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:41:39 PM
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I honestly don't care if it's exclusive or not. I'm just happy it's FINALLY here!! Can't wait to play this game!!

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:49:43 PM

If the consoles were dead equal in performance, I wouldn't care. Now we may have to go through what ifs again. Well at least, Xbox One has blu-ray now so we won't have to worry about cutting off too much high quality cg scenes.

A console with superior RAM, better gpu, and not having 3 OS that takes about 3GB of RAM should be the better version.

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Victor321
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 12:44:53 PM
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This isn't war, it's a massacre.

:D

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bldudas1
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:00:50 PM
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Why do Square Enix insist on ruining Final Fantasy by putting it on a console it's not meant to be on?

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:12:29 PM

They like wasting money and going broke, MS is infectious

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bldudas1
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:20:23 PM

True, true

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:00:11 PM

Whatever money Microsoft is showing, it must be very, very appealing. It would seem SE still haven't learned that the Playstation version have greatly outsold the Xbox versions, let alone nonexistent in Japan perhaps because MS couldn't care paying for it to sell there. If I were SE, I would just focus on making the game as high quality as possible, please the fans, and actually don't break promises after promises.

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ZettaiSeigi
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:58:32 PM

You may be better off not expecting too much from S-E, buddy. They've made a lot of disappointments in one console generation alone and are already way too deep in their own crap before they realized it. Such a shame, really.

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Temjin001
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:04:11 PM
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Oh well. It's too bad FF is significantly held back on hardware ~50% less powerful than PS4.

But that's okay, graphics can only do some much because I'm more excited for that stellar and epic looking Xenoblade jRPG coming from Monolith.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:13:24 PM

Can you play those with a gamecube controller? I'm leery about returning to Wii after how rough The Last Story was.

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Temjin001
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:50:10 PM

I wouldn't sweat it World. The Wii U is absolutely not for you, not in this stage of your life at least.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:59:16 PM

I did once have a nightmare about playing a game with a tablet ;)

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Ultima
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:44:52 PM

Well crap. I guess I was wrong. Either MS is showering Square with a TON of money (wonder how much of that $1 billion went to Square?), and/or Sony -didn't- throw enough money at them.

It's not a deal breaker or anything, but I would think that Square would have learned their lesson and not bother porting their games to hardware that's not just inferior, but where their games are not particularly wanted. Sigh.

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Temjin001
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 6:08:50 PM

It's the way of the 3rd Party Ultima. Even Metal Gear is on XBox One. I suppose it could be worse. They could pull an Insomniac on us where they straight up jump boats altogether with Sunset Overdrive. What a joke. Insomniac just went and hopped on a sinking boat before it ever left the port. Those guys just need to stick to Ratchet and Resistence until things level out for the new landscape. FUSE looks like an epic fail. Sunset Overdrive will probably fail as well. I wonder how many misses they can afford.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 7:49:01 PM

Sunset Overdrive will probably land on deaf ears at Xbone. While a parkour shooter sounds fun, colorful and interesting art styles land better on Playstation, MS tends to have fans that only want grit.

I wouldn't be surprised if it is forced to overhaul things visually just like they did with Fuse.

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Comic Shaman
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:07:43 PM
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At this stage of the game, I don't think exclusivity makes a whole lot of sense for most 3rd party developers. The install base at the start of a new generation is going to be comparatively low by nature, so you're probably better off maximizing the number of customers you can reach.

As the generation unfolds, if there's a clear front-runner in sales for one console or another, then I'd expect to see more exclusives.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:14:21 PM

Right, but now the optics are bad because MS is getting a bunch of 3rd party exclusives. They had to spend $1 Billion but I still hate the optics of it.

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Comic Shaman
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:21:35 PM

Yeah, and I think those developers are going to be sorry in the long run. Even Microsoft can't sustain that level of subsidization, and if the X1 gets off to a sluggish start with core gamers (as it might), those developers won't be very happy with their sales.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:00:16 PM

I'm skeptical that games like Titanfall will even be full exclusives, like the Wii U games I can't see any reason (aside from agreements we don't know about) why they couldn't come to PS4 with a subtitle in the name a year or two later.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:15:56 PM
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Well there ya go folks, that's why FFXV and KHIII has taken 14,268 years in development.

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:02:09 PM

Well, they just started on Kingdom hearts, but yeah your point stands.

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:17:53 PM

Can't start one until the obscene amount of time for the other is complete.

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bigrailer19
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 1:24:12 PM
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I would consider this a slap in the face to Sony not just the fans. And Sony actually had them on stage to reveal its place after this long and the most inportant thing we took away was a name change and it no longer being exclusive?

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WorldEndsWithMe
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:00:57 PM

SE seems to like taking things away don't they?

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:09:50 PM

It definitely feels like a slap to me. After years of promise? I mean it's great to have more people enjoy the series, but there's just something about Xbox and Microsoft that cringes me. I don't know if I'm bias for feeling this, but Final Fantasy should never be an Xbox game like perhaps halo is to the PlayStation.

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ZettaiSeigi
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:40:53 PM

Same here, actually. They literally begged the PlayStation fans last February to be excited for E3... only for us to find out that it's for a game that has lost its exclusivity.

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ZettaiSeigi
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 2:36:49 PM
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I kind of saw this coming after the trailers in Sony's press conference did not specifically say "exclusive". I guess they just won't do those anymore.

What concerns me more is what Shinji Hashimoto said that it is possible for a Final Fantasy XV sequel. Suddenly, this reeks of FF XIII all over again. Geez, why can't S-E just sustain my delight over their announcements for longer than 24 hours??

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Vivi_Gamer
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 3:22:00 PM
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So not only have they failed to deliver the exclusive game I bought a PS3 for, they have now changed it so it is not an exclusive for the PS4... That is such a con... Thinking about it now, I honestly do not care between the exclusives anymore with Final Fantasy, Metal Gear Solid, Tekken, Devil May Cry all them Playstation franchises have just been lost. So for me it comes down to the console itself... and as we all know Sony dominated that front last night.

It's strange about Kingdom Hearts III. You would have thought they'd put these Remix HD collections on the 360 so they can catch up. I remember playing KH2 without playing Chain of Memories and I was just so confused - Can you imagine someone on the Xbox Inconsistency starting with Kingdom Hearts III...

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The Doom
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 5:14:32 PM

I hate to break it to you, but no longer being a PS3 exclusive means just that (no longer a PS3 exclusive). That never indicated that the game was automatically going to become a PS4 exclusive. SE didn't con anyone in that regard.

I think this should be addressed right now: the ONLY reason why games like Final Fantasy, Metal Gear Solid, Tekken, Kingdom Hearts, Devil May Cry, and others were ever exclusive to the PS2 in the first place was because at the time, the PS2 had virtually no competition. Xbox was practically word of mouth and the Gamecube was seen as the underdog. Developers saw more profit out of releasing for PS2, so they made more games for it, especially with multiplats being more expensive to develop for. If all three systems were equally popular from the beginning, all of the mentioned titles would have been multiplat a long time ago.

Come Xbox 360, that changed. The Xbox was mainstreamed, the popularity rose, more games became multiplat, and believe or not, the poor release of the PS3 and it's aftermath (it has no games meme) tarnished the PlayStation brand. First impressions matter (why else is the Xbone One still being seen as cable tv? box? That's how it presented itself). At that point, it made little sense to keep games exclusive to the PS3. I still remember the day Morgan Web saying "The PS2 is one of the greatest system of all time...until the PS3 comes out."

This move shouldn't surprise anyone. Both the PS4 and XB1 will be very similar in terms of performance. With that, exclusivity won't matter as much much to 3rd parties. Tbh, I see the PS4 version being the most successful anyway, given the deep shit M$ran themselves into.

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cLoudou
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 3:22:04 PM
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There Se goes again wasting time and resources trying to win over fanbase that mostly doesn't care for JRPGs.

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sawao_yamanaka
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 4:27:11 PM
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So last guardian is oh hiatus! :(

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Cabalavatar1
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 4:31:50 PM
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We need some actual clarity with regard to exclusivity. Even just a short Google search doesn't whatsoever clarify what is and is not exclusive to which console--with regard to Final Fantasy XV and Kingdom Hearts III.

I'd really like to know where these gaming news sites are getting their source information.

Ben? Where are you getting yours from? I want some accurate, well-documented answers, preferably from Square-Enix, itself.

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daus26
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 8:50:15 PM

The latest gameplay trailer clearly had a Xbox One logo at the end.

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Cabalavatar1
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 4:34:43 PM
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And in case anyone is curious, GameStop.com just re-added PS4 pre-orders to their online store.

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ethird1
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 4:47:17 PM
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Square is just another 3rd party company to me.

End of line.

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Mystearica
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 5:20:24 PM
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Well this is when I'm buying my PS4...

BUT is it just me or does FFXV NOT feel like a FF game at all? Don't get me wrong - looks cool and I'm getting it...

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darxed
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 7:11:45 PM

I once got into rant mode here explaining why FFXIII was a valid FF, people just disliked the changes made just like they did with VII, VIII, IX and X. Now I know FFXIII was not as good as the others (maybe not as good to deserve the name, but good nonetheless) But I have high hopes for XV, It's way more of an RPG than FFXIII ever was, It's just not turn based...

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Banky A
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 7:08:38 PM
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oh well

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shadowscorpio
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 8:21:26 PM
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Well, Final Fantasy 15 may not be turn-based but it better have everything that makes a jrpg a jrpg in droves. Tetsuya Nomura stated as much early on.

It better come to fruition or the game itself isn't the only thing that's going to get flack. Final Fantasy is now in an age where it has to prove itself. Seems graphics aren't enough anymore. This sad era will be recorded in the histories.

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LimitedVertigo
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 8:24:18 PM
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Final Fantasy is dead...just rename it.

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Ben Dutka PSXE [Administrator]
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 9:51:56 PM

Yes. Please do.

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JuicyShinobi
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 9:00:46 PM
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Interesting.. I wonder how Nomura feels about this. I thought he wanted to develop strictly on Playstation and Nintendo platforms. Apparently, KH3 is also releasing for Xbox One.

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shadowscorpio
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 @ 2:43:13 PM

Seems to me, in or for him to do that he must leave SE. Frankly , he should just join Sony and lead a jrpg development department.

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Akuma07
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 9:41:57 PM
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I think as a business decision, it makes no sense for Squeenix not to go fully multiplat next-gen. I don't think we will see ANY exclusives from Squeenix any more.

They lost a TON of cash current-gen, they need to do well next gen otherwise they won't last much longer. Look how quickly THQ fell apart.

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bigrailer19
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 10:04:57 PM

Squeenix made terrible business decisions. I am anxious to see what the hd release sells like conpared to the 13 games. Btw im not referring to them as FF they are "13" games.

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Douchebaguette
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 @ 11:12:24 PM
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Aww, what a bummer after all.

"Versus XIII will remain exclusive, don't worry guys..." *Heheheh, that's if it ever comes out...we'll keep Tetsuya working on this vapourware whilst we concentrate on LIGHTNING. EMPHASIZE MORE LIGHTNING NYESS, NGHEHEHEH. MY NAME IS WADA AND SOMEONE PAID ME TO BURN THIS COMPANY TO THE GROUND*

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___________
Wednesday, June 12, 2013 @ 5:43:38 AM
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only 2 surprise announcements at $onys conference, which is pretty pathetic considering one of them is LONG overdue, announced 7 freaking years ago!
and the other, well, after releasing so many portable titles it was only a matter of time before KH finally came home.

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