Final Fantasy 7 Remake Theme Song, Red XIII Revealed with New Trailer

Get your first look at Red XIII, Jenova, Scarlet, the Leviathan Summon and more iconic scenes in the newest Final Fantasy 7 Remake theme song trailer.

Square Enix published a new trailer for Final Fantasy 7 Remake, revealing the theme song of the game, along with with many iconic moments and returning faces from the original PS1 classic.

The trailer first depicts Cloud and Tifa in their childhood, with Cloud mentioning his dream to go to Midgard and become a Solider like Sephiroth. We next see Cloud together with Barret, Tifa, and Aerith, and what seems to be a vision of Sephiroth triggered by Cloud’s proximity with Mako reactors. Next, we get glimpses of some of the main faces of Shinra for the first time in the Remake, including Scarlet and Reeve. Next, we can see  Cloud crossdressing, Red XIII’s first meeting with the party, and a Jenova boss battle. The trailer ends with Aerith cryptically mentioning how Shinra isn’t their true enemy, implying the phantom-like, Nomura-esque Guardian of Fate things are.

The Final Fantasy 7 Remake theme song is titled Hollow. The song was composed by Nobuo Uematsu. The vocals are by Yosh (Survive Said The Prophet). The lyrics are by Final Fantasy 7 Remake scenarist Kazushige Nojima, and they were translated by Ben Sabin and John Crow. Lastly, the arrangement & synthesizer programming was handled by Kenichiro Fukui.

The Final Fantasy 7 Remake theme song trailer is included below. A making-of video of the theme song was also published by Square Enix. You can find it below along with the Japanese dubbed and the English dubbed versions of the trailer.

Final Fantasy 7 Remake launches on April 10 on PlayStation 4 following a delay. Be sure to reconfirm your order too if you’ve preordered in the US.

Final Fantasy VII Remake is a one-year timed PS4 exclusive, meaning a PC version announcement and more could happen as soon as April 2021. You can check out our previous coverage of the game to learn more. We’ve got screenshots and character profiles, who most notably details Roche, one of the new characters of this Remake. We’ve got a Cloud-focused trailer. More screenshots and profiles. Words on Cloud from Scenarist Kazushige Nojima, how Square Enix is already working on Part 2, more screenshots, and a pretty emotional commercial the Remake got in Japan. Seeing how popular FF7 is, multiple cosplayers regularly depict its characters as well.

As a side note, multiple guest artists recently did awesome illustrations of various Final Fantasy characters, including Cloud.

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Iyane Agossah

Living near Paris, Iyane is the head of Japanese content at DualShockers. You can reach him on Twitter at @A_iyane07

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