It has been a very long time coming however the fashionable remake of the traditional role-playing recreation Ultimate Fantasy VII might be launched in March of subsequent yr.
The most recent trailer (proven beneath) covers extra of the gameplay and it’s certainly extra action-oriented. Whereas the sport itself seems beautiful, I’m not certain in regards to the change in purposeful method over the unique recreation.
In that, Ultimate Fantasy VII utilized the Lively Time Battle system that was launched again in 1991 for Ultimate Fantasy IV. As an alternative of discrete turn-based battles, the Lively Time Battle system was constructed round of a steady movement of actions and variable wait occasions.
The outcome was a extra fluid type of technique that grew to become the mainstay for most of the later Ultimate Fantasy video games and even Chrono Set off.
What we’ve right here in Ultimate Fantasy VII Remake is nearer to a full-on motion role-playing recreation in the identical vein as Ultimate Fantasy XV and even Kingdom Hearts.
It’s not as if this extra action-oriented method is essentially unhealthy nevertheless it’s not how the unique Ultimate Fantasy VII was functionally structured, so a remake that adjustments that up does really feel considerably odd.
In any case, in case you are anticipating a remake of Ultimate Fantasy VII, you’ll anticipate that it will play the identical approach however simply with up to date graphics. Plainly along with up to date graphics we now have a special method to the sport itself.
Whether or not the gameplay will prove okay stays to be seen however we not less than lastly have the sport scheduled for launch for March subsequent yr.
What’s extra, that is solely meant to be the primary episode of the remake however that’s not one thing that has been clarified on this new trailer, so I’m curious what’s taking place there.
In any case, it seems like we can return to a a lot shinier model of Midgar subsequent yr and that does make me completely happy.
Ultimate Fantasy VII Remake is launched for PlayStation Four on March three subsequent yr.
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