Initial release date: June 22, 2023
Platform: PlayStation 5
Engine: Proprietary Engine, Unreal Engine 4
Composer: Masayoshi Soken
Developers: SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD., Creative Business Unit III
Genres: Action role-playing game, Fighting game, Adventure game
Mode: Single-player video game
Final Fantasy XVI is an upcoming action role-playing game developed and published by Square Enix. The sixteenth main installment in the Final Fantasy series, it is scheduled for release on June 22, 2023 for the PlayStation 5 as a timed exclusive. The game will feature segmented open environments and an action-based combat system involving both melee and magic-based attacks. There are also recurring series features including Chocobos, and summoned monsters called Eikons, which are both fought as bosses and used through channelling their power in combat.