2010-9-29

SQUARE ENIX

An Update That Adds French and (Traditional and Simplified) Chinese Language Versions to “FINAL FANTASY” and “FINAL FANTASY II” for iPhone and iPod Touch!

An Update That Adds French and (Traditional and Simplified) Chinese Language Versions to "FINAL FANTASY" and "FINAL FANTASY II" for iPhone and iPod Touch!

TOKYO, Sept. 29/KYODO JBN/–

– Take Advantage of a Sale for a Limited Period of One Week to Celebrate This Update –

Square Enix, Ltd. has updated the "FINAL FANTASY" and "FINAL FANTASY II" apps delivered to the iPhone and iPod touch with the addition of French and (traditional and simplified) Chinese language versions to the games.

"FINAL FANTASY" and "FINAL FANTASY II" began distribution in February 2010 and have been highly acclaimed by gamers throughout the world. The addition of French and (traditional and simplified) Chinese language versions means that even more people will be able to enjoy the games. To celebrate this update, there will be a sale of "FINAL FANTASY" and "FINAL FANTASY II." As the sale is only for a limited time, ending on October 5, we urge everyone to take advantage of this opportunity and purchase the app now.

About "FINAL FANTASY" and "FINAL FANTASY II" for the iPhone
Originally released for the NES in Japan back in 1987 and 1988, "FINAL FANTASY" and "FINAL FANTASY II" have been released for the first time ever on the iPhone and iPod touch. Both games feature optimized control systems specifically developed for the iPhone and iPod touch interfaces, enabling users to play the game as intuitively as possible by simply touching the screen to move around the field or engage in battle. Both games also feature extra dungeons, not available in the original 1987/1988 versions, allowing players to continue these epic adventures after completing the main story.


Product Overview
Product name:  FINAL FANTASY and FINAL FANTASY II
Platform:      iPhone / iPod touch
Genre:         RPG
RRP:           US$8.99 each (available worldwide via App Store). US$3.99 each during sale period
Copyrights:
FINAL FANTASY:
(c) 1987,2010 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved. ILLUSTRATION: (c) 1987 YOSHITAKA AMANO
FINAL FANTASY II:
(c) 1988,2010 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved. ILLUSTRATION: (c) 1988 YOSHITAKA AMANO

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About Square Enix Ltd.
As a leading company in the entertainment industry, Square Enix, Ltd. continues bringing the world creative, innovative digital contents in the form of hit products. To date, it boasts record distribution figures, including over 54 million units for the DRAGON QUEST (R) series and over 97 million units for the Final Fantasy series. The company’s head office is in Shibuya-ku, Tokyo. The CEO is Yoichi Wada. (http://www.square-enix.com/jp)

* iPhone, iPod touch, iTunes Store and App Store are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
* DRAGON QUEST, FINAL FANTASY, SQUARE ENIX and the SQUARE ENIX logo are registered trademarks of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd. in the United Kingdom and/or other countries.
* Other names of companies and products mentioned are trademarks or registered trademarks of the concerned companies.

Source:
  Square Enix, Ltd.