Initial release date: March 2, 2020
Engine: Unreal Engine 4
Writer: Kazushige Nojima
Platform: PlayStation 4
Composers: Nobuo Uematsu, Masashi Hamauzu
Developers: Square Enix, Square Enix First Development Division
Final Fantasy VII Remake is an action role-playing game developed and published by Square Enix. The game is a remake of the 1997 PlayStation game Final Fantasy VII. Square Enix developed the remake as a multi-part series, with the first entry released for the PlayStation 4 on April 10, 2020, with timed exclusivity for one year.
Players control mercenary Cloud Strife as he and a group known as AVALANCHE oppose Shinra, a megacorporation, from using the planet’s life essence as an energy source. The gameplay combines real-time action with other strategic elements.