With a number of Remaining Fantasy 7 initiatives within the works, Tetsuya Nomura is stepping away as co-director for FF7R. Naoki Hamaguchi is now the only director.
Together with the reveal of Final Fantasy 7 Remake Intergrade’s story content and PS5 upgrade, Tetsuya Nomura gave some updates to the event strategy of FF7 Remake’s future. In a translated interview by Famitsu (offered 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 shifting ahead. Nonetheless, Nomura talked about that not a lot will change for him.
When requested about his position as a director and idea designer for the a number of initiatives within the works, Nomura prefaced, “There have been three Remaining Fantasy 7-related video games introduced, however as I discussed earlier than, I’ve extra initiatives on my plate for the time being than ever earlier than.” He then defined that the inspiration has already been established and that he can go on the position, saying, “For Remake, the core gameplay course has now been labored out and we will see the factors that want bettering, so I’ll hand over directorship to Mr. Hamaguchi (co-director on FF7 Remake) for the following sport and proceed to be concerned in all FF7-related initiatives, such because the remakes and cellular video games, as total inventive director.”
If you happen to’re questioning how this may have an effect on future entries of FF7 Remake, this transfer might not make that a lot of an influence; Nomura acknowledged, “The way in which I’m concerned within the growth work will mainly not change, although.”
Though we haven’t any indication of when FF7 Remake’s second half might come, Nomura stated, “The subsequent sport is being labored on at that very same type of tempo,” and confused that Intergrade’s story content material shall be an vital piece to the broader Remake saga.
For extra on what is going on on with the Remaining 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 cellular 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 varied spinoff tales.