in , ,

Final Fantasy XIII-2: Release dates for Japan, US and UK, new PS3 console coming

We have some great news for Final Fantasy fans now, as Square-Enix has just put a solid release date for Final Fantasy XIII-2 not just for the Japanese release this year, but also for the US and Europe release dates as well.

This should definitely put a smile on your face if you’re still unhappy about the treatment of Final Fantasy Versus XIII. Square-Enix announced the news in conjunction with the Tokyo Games Show that Final Fantasy XIII-2 will be released first in Japan on December 15th.

Those of you in the US will be able to get the game on PS3 and Xbox 360 on January 31st, while Europe gets shunted once again with a release date planned for February 3rd, don’t ask us why but you should be used to it these days if you live in Europe anyway.

The news comes straight after the surprise announcement of the HD remake of Final Fantasy X for both the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation Vita. Also coming is a special black and pink 320Gb PS3 console bundle which features fancy artwork of main character Lightning. It will will be available in Japan to start with on the same December 15th launch date and will set you back ¥37,960 if you want to try and import one.

Below is a picture of the new PS3 bundle on the way, it is officially titled the FINAL FANTASY XIII-2 Lightning Edition Ver. 2, as you may remember Square-Enix launching another Limited Edition PS3 bundle for Final Fantasy XIII a few years back.

Despite the fact that gamers now have a solid Final Fantasy XIII-2 release date to look forward to, we can’t help but feeling like the slightest new information on Final Fantasy Versus XIII would have been more exciting. Do you feel the same way, or is XIII-2 a game that you are really looking forward to playing?

*Identifying Monetised Links - outgoing links that we monetise are marked with an '*' symbol.

Written by Alan Ng

Alan has been working for Product-Reviews since 2009 and became the Editor-in-chief in 2014. He has a passion for technology, the latest mobile phones and gadgets, and the gaming industry. Alan is a graduate of Canterbury Christ Church University and completed a B.A in Commercial Music in 2008. While expressing a keen interest in all areas that PR cover, you'll usually find Alan in the gaming section, where he'll be keeping enthusiasts up to date on all the latest news and reviews for consoles and PC.

Contact Alan Ng:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Sunderland A.F.C. news apps for fans on iPhone & iPad

PlayStation Vita release date and battery life disappoint