Tag Archives: Motomu Toriyama
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 | 11:49 GMT
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 gameplay director Yuji Abe has shed light on the possibility of western-developed entries to the series, specifically by Eidos.
Mon, Oct 28, 2013 | 16:19 GMT
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 gets put through its paces by Alex Donaldson. He reckons it’s both new and exciting, contrary to gamer’s fears that the trilogy has stagnated. Find out why here.
Thu, Oct 17, 2013 | 23:58 BST
Square Enix has reportedly put together an all-star team to oversee the Final Fantasy series as a whole, protecting the brand from disaster by keeping quality high.
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 | 12:04 BST
Final Fantasy X HD’s struggles & Lightning Returns: FF13′s ‘world driven’ play discussed by Square-Enix
Final Fantasy X & X-2 HD is a neat release if you’re a fan of the original games, but it hasn’t been an entirely smooth project for Square-Enix, while Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13′s ‘world driven’ play has proven to be a coding challenge on the company’s Crystal Tools engine. The heads of both projects have discussed their struggles in a new interview.
Sat, Feb 23, 2013 | 17:02 GMT
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 is the final chapter in the Fabula Nova Crystallis saga. Dave Cook speaks with director Motomu Toriyama to see if Square can deliver a fitting conclusion.
Thu, Feb 14, 2013 | 17:06 GMT
Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13 will have one, final concrete ending, according to director Motomu Toriyama.
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 14:31 GMT
Final Fantasy 13 director Motomu Toriyama had told VG247 that once Lightning Returns launches, Square Enix may consider releasing all three entries in a special pack. However, like with everything else in life, good things come with conditions.
Wed, Oct 03, 2012 | 21:39 BST
Final Fantasy turns 25 in December. VG247′s Dave Cook spoke with director Motomu Toriyama about its appeal, plus his involvement in ‘that’ death.
Thu, Jul 05, 2012 | 16:05 BST
FFXIII-2 director Motomu Toriyama has teased Famitsu readers by stating that there may be more content coming to the game.
Wed, Jun 27, 2012 | 21:05 BST
Motomu Toriyama, director of FFXIII and FXIII-2, said during at GDC Taipei that Square Enix plans to avoid large-scale development in the future after its experience with FFXIII-2.
Thu, Feb 02, 2012 | 07:43 GMT
Square Enix has teased downloadable story “volumes” for Final Fantasy XIII-2.
Tue, Dec 20, 2011 | 20:08 GMT
Wed, Nov 23, 2011 | 22:28 GMT
With Final Fantasy XIII-2, Square Enix hopes new tech has reduced the visual disparity between the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 evident in Final Fantasy XIII.
Wed, Sep 21, 2011 | 15:21 BST
Technical re-jigging has reduced the original FFXIII’s three-disc requirement on Xbox 360 to just one disc for the remastered FFXIII-2. It’s like magic.
Thu, Sep 08, 2011 | 23:06 BST
Square Enix has released a large batch of gorgeous screenshots for Final Fantasy XIII-2, as well as a company Q&A with the game’s director, Motomu Toriyama.
Wed, Aug 24, 2011 | 03:55 BST
Square Enix has released a new trailer for Final Fantasy XIII-2, replete with detail thanks to commentary from Yoshinori Kitase and the game director Motomu Toriyama.
Wed, Jun 15, 2011 | 03:18 BST
Tue, Jun 14, 2011 | 05:22 BST
A number of snippets of information have snuck out of Japanese press following Final Fantasy XIII-2′s E3 showing.
Thu, Jun 09, 2011 | 09:20 BST
Final Fantasy XIII-2 duo Yoshinori Kitase and Motomu Toriyama have dropped a ton of new info on the game in a new interview, confirming that multiple endings will feature for the first time in the Final Fantasy series.
Wed, Mar 30, 2011 | 23:48 BST
Final Fantasy XIII director Motomu Toriyama says Square Enix’s female character design process starts with personality, not looks.