The world has fallen under the control of the Shinra Electric Power Company; a shadowy corporation controlling the planet’s very life force as mako energy. In the sprawling city of Midgar; an anti-Shinra organization calling themselves Avalanche have stepped up their resistance. Cloud Strife; a former member of Shinra’s elite SOLDIER unit now turned mercenary; lends his aid to the group unaware of the epic consequences that await him.
A spectacular reimagining of one of the most visionary games ever the first game in this project will be set in the eclectic city of Midgar and presents a fully standalone gaming experience.
Along with unforgettable characters and a powerful story FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE features a hybrid battle system that merges real-time action with strategic command-based combat.
In addition details of the game’s voice cast are unveiled including:
- Cloud voiced by Cody Christian (All American Teen Wolf)
- Barret voiced by John Eric Bentley (Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen Independence Day: Resurgence)
- Aerith voiced by Briana White (Criminal Minds: Beyond Borders Occupants)
- Tifa voiced by Britt Baron (GLOW)
- Jessie voiced by Erica Lindbeck (Spider-Man Persona 5 ThunderCats Roar)
- Biggs voiced by Gideon Emery (Star Wars: The Clone Wars Teen Wolf)
- Wedge voiced by Matt Jones (Breaking Bad)
- Sephiroth voiced by Tyler Hoechlin
First released in 1997 on the PlayStationÂ® computer entertainment system FINAL FANTASY VII is universally regarded as a hallmark title of the RPG genre. The original title received high praise for its epic storyline unique characters and movie sequences that utilized the most cutting-edge technology of the time. Since then the game has sold over 11 million copies worldwide and continues to receive widespread acclaim from critics and fans around the world.
The Final Fantasy VII Remake will be a full remake of the award-winning role-playing game FINAL FANTASY VII for the PlayStationÂ®4 computer entertainment system. Leading the development will be key members from the original project including producer Yoshinori Kitase director Tetsuya Nomura and scenario writer Kazushige Nojima. The Final Fantasy VII Remake will be told across a multi-part series with each entry providing its own unique experience.