Good news and bad news, Final Fantasy fans. Bad news, Square Enix has today released the eighth and final gameplay series video showcasing, Final Fantasy XIII-2. Good news, it’s the last one because the game is a week away from being released!
The video, titled ‘Further Gameplay Variety’ contains a selection of areas that augment the main action. This includes a range of sidequests that you can engage in, where completion will yield different rewards. “What are these rewards?”, we hear you ask. Well, gaze at the list below, and your question shall be answered.
- Unique puzzle sections that Serah and Noel must solve during the course of their main quest to find Lightning.
- Brand new location named Serendipity, a casino style area with a variety of games to play including slot machine.
- The return of Final Fantasy fan favourite, Chocobo Racing.
In addition to all of the above, the video also includes footage of Captain Cryptic’s Confounding Quiz, an activity that requires you to eavesdrop on the citizens of a certain city for clues as to his whereabouts, and crack his confusing conundrums to win a special reward.
Check out the final gameplay video below, and be sure to let us know what you think.
Final Fantasy XIII-2 is set to be released in North America on January 31st 2012 and in Europe on February 3rd 2012. The game will be available on the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.