Some Kind of Final Fantasy XV Game is Coming to Switch

Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition

Optimized for touch controls and quick play sessions, it will mimic numerous same gameplay experiences and narrative set pieces of the original game, but with exaggerated cartoon-like character models.

According to a Square Unix's Hajime Tabata during a Twitch livestream from Gamescom, some form of Final Fantasy XV port may well be in works for Switch.

"March of previous year, game director Hajime Tabata revealed the possibility of a PC port of their then console exclusive "#Final Fantasy 15". But now, the same game is going to hit the Windows PCs as per the recent official announcement.

Revealed at Gamescom by Square Enix, the Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition "retells the story" of the original game over ten downloadable episodes, with all episodes launching simultaneously and, as a bonus, the first episode will be free of charge. Features like Hairworks, ShadowWorks, Turf Effects.These new effects will add more realistic environment around you making the gameplay even more interesting.


This version of the game is expected to arrive in Fall 2017.

The game would also feature NVIDIA ShadowPlay technology making highlights of your gameplay during the game.

There's no specific date, but the San Francisco Game Developers Conference (GDC) in March 2018 seems a promising time frame.

Tabata didn't mention Nintendo Switch by name but, hinted towards it by saying that they might be bringing Final Fantasy XV to a console whose name is very similar to Twitch. If you are more curious to know something more about this game, check out the official trailer of this game published by the NVIDIA.

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