Nomura Is Handing Over Last Fantasy 7 Remake Co-Director Function

Together with the reveal of Final Fantasy 7 Remake Intergrade’s story content and PS5 upgrade, Tetsuya Nomura gave some updates to the event technique of FF7 Remake’s future. In a translated interview by Famitsu (supplied to us by Sq. Enix), Nomura defined that he is transitioning away from being the co-director of the challenge, and that Naoki Hamaguchi will now be the only director transferring ahead. Nonetheless, Nomura talked about that not a lot will change for him.

When requested about his function as a director and idea designer for the a number of initiatives within the works, Nomura prefaced, “There have been three Last Fantasy 7-related video games introduced, however as I discussed earlier than, I’ve extra initiatives on my plate in the mean time than ever earlier than.” He then defined that the inspiration has already been established and that he can go on the function, saying, “For Remake, the core gameplay route has now been labored out and we will see the factors that want enhancing, so I’ll hand over directorship to Mr. Hamaguchi (co-director on FF7 Remake) for the subsequent recreation and proceed to be concerned in all FF7-related initiatives, such because the remakes and cell video games, as general artistic director.”

For those who’re questioning how this would possibly have an effect on future entries of FF7 Remake, this transfer could not make that a lot of an impression; Nomura acknowledged, “The best way I’m concerned within the improvement work will principally not change, although.”

Though we haven’t any indication of when FF7 Remake’s second half could come, Nomura stated, “The subsequent recreation is being labored on at that very same type of tempo,” and confused that Intergrade’s story content material will likely be an vital piece to the broader Remake saga.

For extra on what is going on on with the Last Fantasy 7 universe, take a look at everything we know about Intergrade, which incorporates particulars on how Yuffie is getting concerned within the story and the way the free PS5 improve works. Two new cell video games had been introduced as nicely, The First Soldier and Ever Crisis–the former being a multiplayer battle royale and the latter being a revamp of the unique FF7 and its numerous spinoff tales.

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