Composers Naoshi Mizuta and Kumi Tanioka Talk About their Experiences Scoring Final Fantasy XI

on August 20, 2012 9:34 AM

In preparation of their massive concert next month in Berkeley, California, Square Enix has released a new video showcasing the talents of composers Naoshi Mizuta and Kumi Tanioka. Both of these composers have been instrumental in crafting the score of Final Fantasy XI and its subsequent expansions. The concert to be held in California will be commemorate over 10 years of the game’s continuous service, and the impressive score that has accompanied it this entire time.

“The duo talk about their time performing and composing the series,” said Square Enix in a description of the interview, “and also tell us a bit more about their plans for the upcoming North American FINAL FANTASY XI: 10th Anniversary Concert!”

The concert will be held on September 22nd, 2012 in the Zellerbach Auditorium located in Berkeley, California. There is a total seating capacity of 1,865 and tickets are still available.

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David has been a gamer since childhood and enjoys games that are able to deliver fun and intricate gameplay alongside compelling and emotional narratives. He's also a huge fan of film, television, comic books, and literature. David has his B.A. in English Language Arts from CUNY John Jay College.