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LOS ANGELES (Jan. 15, 2024) – Square Enix has revealed a new trailer for its highly anticipated RPG, FINAL FANTASY VII REBIRTH. Named “Destined for Rebirth,” the trailer showcases the conflict between Cloud and his comrades, Tifa, Aerith, and Barret, against the main antagonist, Sephiroth. This video is accompanied by fresh screenshots and renders of in-game characters and locations. FINAL FANTASY VII REBIRTH will launch exclusively for the PlayStation 5 (PS5) on Feb. 29.

New Details and Exciting Moments Revealed

“Destined for Rebirth” not only provides more information about the worldwide threat posed by Sephiroth, but also presents thrilling highlights, including the battle against the Terror of the Deep boss, the Junon ceremony, and the Nibelheim Incident. Additionally, the trailer offers glimpses of newly imagined creatures and characters like the Midgardsormr.

Expanding the World of FINAL FANTASY VII REBIRTH

Fans and newcomers can explore new assets and their corresponding descriptions on the press site. These assets take a closer look at Junon, the Shinra-8 Ship that transports the party between Junon and Costa Del Sol, and various character renders. Notable characters include the witty robot Cait Sith, the Moogle steed, Shinra-8 Captain Titov, and the fan-favorite Elena. The combat styles of Cait Sith and Yuffie, as well as their Synergy Ability “Moogle Pinwheel,” are also highlighted.


FINAL FANTASY VII REBIRTH, the sequel to the critically acclaimed FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE, is a standalone adventure that takes place across a vast and vibrant planet. The game follows Cloud, Tifa, Barret, Aerith, and Red XIII as they escape the dystopian city of Midgar and embark on a quest to stop Sephiroth, a formidable figure from Cloud’s past who seeks to rule the planet. Along the way, they join forces with new allies like the spirited ninja operative Yuffie and the enigmatic Cait Sith. Players will lead these characters in battle and explore beautifully reimagined classic locations, while also enjoying numerous side quests, fiend hunts, mini-games, and captivating stories about the planet’s inhabitants and cultures.

FINAL FANTASY VII REBIRTH was voted as the “Most Anticipated” game of 2024 at The Game Awards. The first game in the trilogy, FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE, was released in 2020 to widespread acclaim from players and critics alike. It received over 20 perfect scores from media and became the highest-selling digital release on the PlayStation platform in SQUARE ENIX’s history, surpassing 7 million shipments and digital sales worldwide.

FINAL FANTASY VII REBIRTH will be available exclusively for the PS5 on Feb. 29, 2024. The game is rated T (Teen) by the ESRB.