The Nintendo Switch just became a Final Fantasy machine

The Nintendo Switch just became a Final Fantasy machine

That has changed, as the recent September 2018 Nintendo Direct revealed that almost all of the PlayStation and PlayStation 2-era Final Fantasy games will soon release for the Nintendo Switch. This not only includes the legendary Final Fantasy VII but IX, XII and X/X2 HD.

In addition, Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition HD is also making its way on Nintendo's hybrid platform - a think we already wrote about earlier this month.

The first game is Chocobo's Mystery Dungeon Every Buddy, and it's a souped-up version of 2007 Wii title Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo's Dungeon. The mainline releases will be sprinkled throughout 2019, and we'll update when more info is available on those release dates. Now, thanks to a press release from Microsoft, we know that those ports are also coming over to Xbox One.

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It's hard to believe that over 20 years have passed since RPG developer Squaresoft (now Square Enix) parted ways with Nintendo in order to bring their latest Final Fantasy titles to the Sony PlayStation. During Thursday's Nintendo Direct stream, Nintendo and Square Enix announced that a total of eight Final Fantasy games would be coming to Nintendo Switch.

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is coming in 2019. The upgraded version adds two new Champions with Noctis from Final Fantasy XV, Zack Fair from Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII, Y'shtola from Final Fantasy XIV, Serah from Final Fantasy XIII-2, Cecil from Final Fantasy IV, and Firion from Final Fantasy II.

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