Final Fantasy XV Gets New Info and Gameplay; Bonus DLC Content Showcased

on June 30, 2016 10:37 AM

Today Square Enix hosted a new Active Time Report broadcast for Final Fantasy XV, showcasing new gameplay and information.

The new footage showcased includes bonus DLC skins and weapons provided by pre-orders at various Japanese retailers and for the special editions.

Below you can read a translation of the information shared by official forums user xXShuyaXx.

  • Wait mode was well received, specially by Japanese fans.
  • The picture that was drawn of the party in the Altissia trailer includes a secret.
  • The Regalia changes form depending on the altitude, but will remain in that form until landing.
  • The Regalia skin dedicated to Cidney is really popular with the US Square Enix staff.
  • DLC weapons include from previous titles, Gae Bolg, Blaze Edge, Masamune, Mage Master.
  • The Lucis suit DLC is Only for Noctis.
  • Tabata-san feels that, after watching Kingsglaive in full, he wants fans to really watch the movie and then play the game as the experience will be two-fold.
  • Despite that, Tabata-san also mentioned that each product is standalone and he is fine with people just experiencing one.
  • Justice Monsters V will be released at around Gamescom
  • Justice Monsters V has micro-transactions and a gacha system. Golden balls are required to spin, but you can get many just by playing.
  • Tabata-san will not be present at Japan Expo.
  • Brotherhood Final Fantasy XV Episode 3 dedicated to Gladio is planned for around the time of Japan Expo, on July 7th.
  • Next event will be at Gamescom. Demos will be available.
  • Tabata-san is pretty sure that there will be a day 1 patch for  Final Fantasy XV.
  • Final Fantasy XV‘s final release build might be ready for Tokyo Game Show.

The footage for the DLC starts at the 32:40 mark.

 /  Executive News Editor
Hailing from sunny (not as much as people think) Italy and long standing gamer since the age of Mattel Intellivision and Sinclair ZX Spectrum. Definitely a multi-platform gamer, he still holds the old dear PC nearest to his heart, while not disregarding any console on the market. RPGs (of any nationality) and MMORPGs are his daily bread, but he enjoys almost every other genre, prominently racing simulators, action and sandbox games. He is also one of the few surviving fans of the flight simulator genre on Earth.