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. WW: 2019 Mode(s) Final Fantasy XII is a fantasy developed and published by for the home video console. Released in 2006, it is the twelfth title in the mainline series. The game introduced several innovations to the series: an, a seamless battle system, a controllable camera, a customizable ' system, which lets the player control the (AI) of characters in battle, a 'license' system, which determines what abilities and equipment can be used by characters, and a hunting, which allows the player to find and defeat increasingly difficult monsters in the game's open world. Final Fantasy XII also includes elements from previous games in the series, such as and. The game takes place in the of, where the empires of Archadia and Rozarria are waging an endless war.

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Dalmasca, a small kingdom, is caught between the warring nations. When Dalmasca is annexed by Archadia, its princess, Ashe, creates a resistance movement.

During the struggle, she meets Vaan, a young adventurer who dreams of becoming a in command of an airship. They are quickly joined by a band of allies; together, they rally against the tyranny of the Archadian Empire. Final Fantasy XII received critical acclaim, earning numerous awards. The game sold over six million copies worldwide by November 2009. A sequel, was released for the in 2007. A high-definition remaster of the International Zodiac Job System version, subtitled The Zodiac Age, was released for the in July 2017, in February 2018, and will be released for the and in 2019.

Contents. Gameplay Throughout the game, the player directly controls the on-screen character from a third-person perspective to interact with people, objects, and enemies. Unlike previous games in the series, the player can also control the camera with the right analog stick, allowing for a 360° view of the surroundings. While in towns and cities, the player may only see from the perspective of Vaan, but any character may be controlled in the field. The world of Final Fantasy XII is rendered to scale relative to the characters in it; instead of a caricature of the character roaming around miniature terrain, as found in the earlier Final Fantasy games, every area is represented proportionally. The player navigates the on foot, or by airship. Players may save their game to a using save or gate crystals, and may use the latter to between gate crystals.

An in-game provides incidental information about the world of Final Fantasy XII. Final Fantasy XII restructures the system of earning gil, the currency of the Final Fantasy games; instead of gil, most enemies drop 'loot' which can be sold at shops. This ties into a new battle mechanic which rewards the player with improved loot for slaying a particular type of enemy multiple times in a row. Selling different types of loot also unlocks a bazaar option in shops, which provides items at a lower cost, or items exclusive to the bazaar. Battle system. In Active Dimension Battle (ADB), characters move freely and attack as soon as they are ready.

Blue lines depict the player's targets and red lines depict those of the enemies. Excluding the, Final Fantasy XII is the first entry in the main Final Fantasy series not to include. Instead, enemies are visible in the overworld and the player may choose to fight or avoid them. Battles unfold in real time using the 'Active Dimension Battle' (ADB) system.

Battles begin when the party comes within range of an aggressive enemy, the party attacks an enemy, or a story event initiates a confrontation. When a character or enemy begins an action, target lines connect characters to other party members or enemies; different colors represent the different types of action. The player may swap to and issue commands to any of the three characters in the party, but guest characters are controlled by (AI).

Battle commands are initiated through a series of menus, and include Attack, Magicks, Technicks, Mist, Gambits, and Items. The player may switch any active character with an inactive character at any time, unless the active character is targeted by an attack or ability. Characters who are knocked out may also be substituted. A new feature in Final Fantasy XII is the 'gambit' system, which allows the player to program each character to perform certain commands in battle in response to specified conditions.

Using gambits, the player may set reactions to different stimuli for each character. Each gambit consists of three parts: a target, an action, and a priority. The target specifies which ally or foe to act on and the condition for applying the action. For example, the target 'Ally: HP. The License Board; raised panel icons indicate acquired licenses. Growth system As in many role-playing games (RPGs), characters ' each time they earn a set number of from defeating enemies; each level gained increases the character's and improves performance in battle. Statistics include, the amount of damage a character can receive; strength, the power of the character's physical attacks; and magic, the potency of the character's magical spells.

In addition to leveling up, players may improve their characters via the License Board. The License Board is an array of panels that contain 'licenses' which allow a character to perform certain actions.

The board is split into two parts; the upper part comprises Magick, Technick, Accessory, and Augment ( and other permanent ) licenses, and the bottom part comprises mostly Weapon and Armor licenses. To use a, or piece of equipment, the character must obtain its corresponding license by spending the required amount of LP (License Points). LP are earned in battle along with the experience points. Like the in, all characters may obtain all licenses on the board; however, each Quickening and Esper license may only be activated by a single character. Main article: Final Fantasy XII is set within the land of during an age when 'magic was commonplace' and 'airships plied the skies, crowding out the heavens'. At this time, magicite, a magic-rich mineral, is commonly used in magic spells and in powering airships—a popular form of transportation in Ivalice.

Ivalice is divided into three continents: Ordalia, Valendia, and Kerwon. Ordalia is located in the western part of Ivalice. The Rozarrian Empire makes its home in the vast inland plains of this continent as the eastern portion of it is largely desert and 'jagd'—lawless regions so rich in Mist, the ethereal manifestation of magicite, that airships cannot function. Valendia is the home of Imperial Archadia, where lush highlands dot the landscape.

Central to the story is Dalmasca, a small kingdom between the two continents and empires. Located in the middle of the Galtean Peninsula of Ordalia, Dalmasca is surrounded by an expanse of desert. The temperate climate of Dalmasca differs from the cold environs of Kerwon to the south and the lush plains of Valendia and Ordalia.

During this time, Ivalice is beset by the pending war between the forces of Rozarria and Archadia. Caught between the two powerful Empires, Dalmasca and a number of smaller nations have already been subjugated by Archadia two years before the game begins.

Characters. Cast of Final Fantasy XII; the characters were designed. The six main playable characters in Final Fantasy XII are, an energetic orphan of Rabanastre who dreams of becoming a;, a determined princess of Dalmasca who lost her father and her husband in the Archadian invasion;, a disgraced knight of Dalmasca charged with for slaying the king;, a gentlemanly sky pirate who pilots his airship, the Strahl;, Balthier's partner and a Viera exile whose knowledge extends to legends and myths; and, Vaan's childhood friend who accompanies him on journeys to 'keep an eye on him'. The Archadian Empire is ruled by House Solidor, headed by Emperor Gramis. The emperor's sons are Vayne and Larsa, the former a military genius and the game's main antagonist, and the latter a charismatic seeker of peace. Judge Magisters, upholders of Archadian law, protect House Solidor and execute every command issued by the ruling family. The technological marvels of airships and synthetic nethicite—a form of magicite that absorbs Mist—are thanks to Doctor Cid, a prominent researcher from Archadia.

The Resistance against Archadia includes Dalmascan knight Vossler, an ally of Basch; Halim Ondore IV, the game's and ruler of the skycity Bhujerba; Reddas, a sky pirate based in the port at Balfonheim; and the Rozarrian Empire, of which Al-Cid Margrace is a prince of the ruling family. The mythos of Final Fantasy XII revolves around a character known as Dynast-King Raithwall, a man who once united Ivalice to create the Galtean Alliance in ages past.

Story In Dalmasca's capital city of Rabanastre, Princess Ashelia (Ashe) of Dalmasca and Prince Rasler of Nabradia have just wed, as the Archadian Empire invades the two countries. Rasler is killed in the war, the city of Nabudis is destroyed in a single explosion, and the Dalmascan King Raminas is assassinated moments after signing a treaty of surrender. Marquis Ondore announces that the assassin was Dalmascan captain Basch, who has been sentenced to death, and that Princess Ashe has committed suicide. Two years later, Vaan, a Rabanastre, ignores his friend Penelo's objections and infiltrates the palace during a dinner celebrating the appointment of Archadian prince Vayne Solidor as. In the treasury he finds a piece of magicite, a powerful magical crystal. He is discovered by Balthier and Fran, a pair of sky pirates looking for the magicite. The three escape as Dalmascan Resistance forces assault the palace, and in the sewers they meet the Resistance leader, Amalia, before being captured by Archadian forces.

Detained in the Nalbina dungeons, they meet Basch, who was imprisoned but not killed, and who states his twin brother Gabranth was the one to kill the king. The four then escape together back to Rabanastre. There they discover Penelo has been kidnapped and taken to the floating city of Bhujerba by the bounty hunter Ba'Gamnan, who seeks to draw Balthier to him. In Bhujerba, they meet Lamont, a curious boy who is Vayne's younger brother, Larsa, in disguise. After rescuing Penelo from the Lhusu Mines, Larsa invites her to stay with him.

Basch confronts the Marquis over his lies, but the party is captured and detained aboard the Archadian Leviathan, headed by Judge Ghis. On the Leviathan, the party is reunited with Penelo and Amalia, who is revealed to be Princess Ashe. Ghis takes the magicite, which is revealed to be a royal Dalmascan artifact, 'deifacted nethicite', from Vaan to send to Archadia. The party escapes the airship, but as Ashe had planned to use the magicite as proof that she was the princess, the group makes plans to collect another of the pieces of nethicite, the Dawn Shard. They do so, but are again captured by Ghis; when he tries to use the Dawn Shard in the Leviathan rather than the 'manufacted' (artificially made) magicite it normally uses, his entire airship fleet is destroyed in a mirror of the destruction of Nabudis, and the party flees again. The party encounters Larsa, who seeks a peace treaty between Dalmasca and the empire. Convinced, Ashe and the group go to Mt.

Bur-Omisace to seek the Gran Kiltias Anastasis, Ivalice's religious leader, and beg his approval of her as queen of Dalmasca. There, they also meet Al-Cid Margrace, a member of the Rozarrian Empire ruling family, who is seeking to avert a war between Rozarria and Archadia and is in talks with Larsa. Their plans are curtailed when Anastasis is killed by Archadia, and soon afterwards the Archadian emperor Gramis dies and Vayne ascends the throne. After retrieving the Sword of Kings, which can destroy nethicite, the party journeys to Archadia to retrieve Larsa, who has been taken. There they discover Doctor Cid, who created manufacted magicite, and who directs them to go to Giruvegan as it is the source of nethicite. In Giruvegan, only Ashe can enter the final area, where she encounters the makers of nethicite, the immortal Occuria, who 'pull the strings of history'; they give her the Treaty Blade to cut new pieces of nethicite from the Sun-cryst, the source of all nethicite and its power.

She learns that Venat, one of the Occuria, has defected to put the 'reins of History back in the hands of Man', controlling Vayne and Cid, manipulating the former's goal to conquer Ivalice and become the new Dynast King, and leading the latter to create manufacted magicite to reduce the relative power of the Occuria. Archadia's expansion campaign was a front to capture the existing shards of nethicite. Ashe and the party journey to Pharos tower, the location of the Sun-cryst, where she decides not to take her revenge by following the Occuria's wishes, but instead destroy the Sun-cryst. The party defeats Gabranth, who reveals that he killed King Raminas, and then the party also defeats Cid, before destroying the crystal. The group later learns from Al-Cid that the Dalmascan Resistance, led by Ondore, is about to fight Archadia in Rabanastre, but the Archadian forces now include the Sky Fortress Bahamut, powered by the Mist released by the destruction of the Sun-Cryst. They infiltrate the Bahamut, and find Larsa attempting to dissuade his brother Vayne from his plans for war to no avail. They defeat Vayne and Venat, and Ashe and Larsa announce the end of the conflict to the battlefield.

Larsa becomes the Archadian emperor and Ashe the Queen of Dalmasca; Basch replaces his brother Gabranth as Larsa's protector; Vaan and Penelo fly an airship to meet Balthier and Fran for another adventure. Development. Promotion at Development for Final Fantasy XII began in December 2000 and was headed by director and director. Matsuno provided the original concept and plot but was forced to bow out of his roles midway through production due to health concerns.

The team was restructured as a consequence: the new directorial duo consisted of Ito and, while of series fame became the game's executive producer. Series creator was disappointed by Matsuno's departure and declined to play the game beyond its introduction. The desire to move away from was present since the beginning of development. This desire fueled the development of the Active Dimension Battle system so players could seamlessly move from battle to exploration. The gambit system was conceived early on as a way to facilitate this change. Battle system designer Hiroshi Tomomatsu states that it gradually moved away from a complex and rigid formula to the more flexible form seen in the final version of the game. Ito drew inspiration for gambits from in where each team member has a specific job to do based on the conditions and desired outcome.

As for the license system, he explained that needing 'licenses' to perform certain actions was a natural extension of the rigid structured society of Archadia, as epitomized by its Judges. At the early stages of development, Minagawa revealed that numerous ideas and features were planned for the game, but were dropped from the final stages due to certain constraints and hardware limitations.

Some of these included the ability for a second player to join in the gameplay, enabling a two-player mode. Another idea that was given a considerable amount of thought was the ability to recruit non-player characters to join in the mob hunts. Due to the technical limitations of the console and multiple number of characters joining the fray, the development phase took longer than expected, causing delays. Design inspiration came from a mix of medieval countries as demonstrated by the architectural styles found throughout Ivalice along with many of the races populating the region.

The art team, led by art directors Hideo Minaba and Isamu Kamikokuryō, visited, which influenced the game's Mediterranean-style setting. The developers also used styles and deco from other sources including areas in and.

Of note is the use of in the city of Bhujerba. Phrases such as 'svagatam' (welcome) and titles like 'parijanah' (guide) are lifted directly from Sanskrit. Minaba mentions that the team tried to bring out in the design of the game. Is a prominent theme of the game and the developers stated that the cutscene battles are influenced. When asked to comment on the fan observation of similarities, Minaba replied that although he was a fan of the series, it was not necessarily an influence to the game's designs. It has also been noted that the similarities originate from, the 1958 film that inspired Star Wars. Basch was initially meant to be the main protagonist of the story, but the focus was eventually shifted to Vaan and Penelo when the two characters were created later in development.

The development team explained that their previous game, which featured a 'strong man in his prime' as the protagonist had been unsuccessful and unpopular; the change regarding Final Fantasy XII from a 'big and tough' protagonist to a younger, youthful one was thus decided after targeting demographics were considered. With the casting of actor for the voice acting and motion capture, Vaan became less feminine and more 'active, upbeat bright and positive'. Comments were made about the similarity between main character designer and background design supervisor 's creations and those of, another Square Enix character designer. Yoshida feels this connection is sparked by the style of color used by both artists, which involves a color consistency between the characters and the environments. The designers stated that non-human characters and races feature a prominent role in the game, which was influenced by an interest in history among the developers. Miwa Shoda wrote a storyline for the game premised on the basis of the cutscenes and world setting that had already been finished when she joined the team.

Scenario writer in turn fleshed out Shoda's plot into a script. During the English localization process, who had previously worked on and, acted as producer and translator. While still preserving the meaning behind the Japanese script, Smith made the decision to use different to reproduce the in pronunciation found in the Japanese version. He also tried to distance the game from the 'flat reads' found in other dubbed work by casting voice actors who had experience in theatre work.

In terms of general changes, the localization team introduced 16:9 ratio support and reinserted scenes that were left out of the original Japanese version for political reasons and to preserve an 'All Ages' rating. On November 15, 2005, a of the game was shipped with the North American release of. To commemorate the release of Final Fantasy XII, playable demos of the English version were available at DigitalLife's Gaming Pavilion in on October 11, 2006, a day dubbed ' Final Fantasy XII Gamer's Day'. Additionally, Square Enix gave fans the chance to as characters from Final Fantasy XII. Each person was asked to show Square Enix three photos of his or her costume for a chance to win a trip to New York and participate in the Final Fantasy XII Gamer's Day event.

Final Fantasy XII once held the for longest development period in a production, with a total of five years, spanning from 2001 until its release in 2006. At a Final Fantasy XII 'postmortem' at in March 2009, Hiroshi Minagawa mentioned that several years of production were devoted to the creation of custom tools used for the development of the game. It was also listed as 8th on the Guinness top 50 games of all time in 2009. Main article: composed and arranged most of the game's soundtrack, with and creating seven and two tracks respectively., following his departure from Square Enix in 2004, only contributed the ending song, '. Sakimoto experienced difficulty following in Uematsu's footsteps, but he decided to create a unique soundtrack in his own way. 'Kiss Me Good-Bye' was performed in both English and Japanese.

Aki's style of playing the keyboard while singing reminded Uematsu of his childhood idol, which was one of the reasons he chose her. The English version of the song was featured in both the Japanese and North American versions of the game.

In addition to the theme song, violinist co-composed, arranged, and performed the game's ending credits theme, Symphonic Poem 'Hope', along with Yuji Toriyama. Two promotional soundtracks were released before the original soundtrack, Symphonic Poem 'Hope' and The Best of the Final Fantasy XII Soundtrack, on March 1 and 15, 2006, respectively. The former contains all the music used in the game's trailer performed by Taro Hakase, including Symphonic Poem 'Hope'.

The original soundtrack itself was released in Japan on May 31, 2006. It consists of 4 CDs with 100 tracks, and includes promotional tracks not in the final version of the game. The CD single for 'Kiss Me Good-Bye' was released on the March 15, 2006. A limited edition was also released, featuring a DVD containing the music video for 'Kiss Me Good-Bye'.

Has released an abridged version of the original soundtrack, which contains 31 songs, including 'Kiss Me Good-Bye'. Merchandise. Bottles of Final Fantasy XII Potions On March 16, 2006, released a special Final Fantasy XII package, which contained a game system, the Final Fantasy XII game, a standard controller, and a vertical console stand. The Japanese third-party manufacturer Hori also released Final Fantasy XII on the day of the game's release; stickers of Final Fantasy XII characters are included.

Game peripheral maker ('s Japanese branch) released a special edition Final Fantasy XII controller alongside the title on March 16. Produced 'Final Fantasy XII '—a drink containing such ingredients as, chamomile, sage, thyme, and marjoram.

The drinks became commercially available in Japan on March 7, 2006. Suntory also released a Final Fantasy XII Premium Box, which came with a Final Fantasy XII collector's card. The Potion was a limited edition product and is no longer available. Final Fantasy XII was also adapted into a by Gin Amou.

Square Enix published the series in a total of five volumes from December 22, 2006 to August 22, 2009. Studio BentStuff published three books: Final Fantasy XII Battle Ultimania and the Final Fantasy XII Scenario Ultimania on June 16, 2006, and Final Fantasy XII Ultimania Ω on November 24, 2006. The Battle Ultimania provides a description and analysis of the new and its components, and developer interviews. The Scenario Ultimania describes the main scenarios in the game, profiles on the characters and areas in Ivalice, developer interviews, and details on each location.

The last guide, the Ultimania Ω, includes interviews, the complete story of Final Fantasy XII including additional character profiles, a collection of artworks and illustrations, the complete play guide, and a novella written by Benny Matsuyama, author of from the Final Fantasy VII Ultimania Ω Guide. Another Ultimania edition, the Final Fantasy XII International Zodiac Job System Ultimania, was released on September 6, 2007, as a guide book for the of the game. On December 18, 2012 the game was re-released as part of the Final Fantasy 25th Anniversary Ultimate Box Japanese package. For the North American release, a 'Collector's Edition' was available through and. This edition includes the original game packaged in a metallic case along with a special bonus disc, which contains Final Fantasy XII developer interviews, an art gallery, U.S.

And Japanese, and a entitled 'History of Final Fantasy', which gives a brief overview of most released and upcoming Final Fantasy games. On January 26, 2007, Square Enix Product Blog revealed full-color Gabranth, Ashe, Balthier, and Vaan. Sales Final Fantasy XII sold more than 1,764,000 copies in its first week in Japan, almost equaling the sales of in its first week. A Square Enix conference report stated that Final Fantasy XII sold more than 2.38 million copies in Japan in the two weeks since its March 16, 2006 release. In North America, Final Fantasy XII shipped approximately 1.5 million copies in its first week.

It was the fourth best-selling PlayStation 2 game of 2006 worldwide. As of March 2007, the game had shipped over 5.2 million copies worldwide. By November 2009, over 6 million copies of the game were sold worldwide. Reception Reception Aggregate score Aggregator Score (PS2) 92/100 (PS4) 86/100 (PC) 85/100 Review scores Publication Score A 9/10 9.0/10 10/10 40/40 9.25/10 9.0/10 8.0/10 9.5/10 10/10 Awards Publication Award 2006 2006 2006, Award for Excellence 2006 Best PS2 Game 2006 Best PS2 Game According to, Final Fantasy XII received 'universal acclaim'. On March 16, 2006, it became the sixth game to receive a perfect score from the Japanese gaming magazine, making it the first Final Fantasy game, first game, and only PlayStation 2 title to do so. It is also the second Yasumi Matsuno title to garner a perfect score, the first being.

The game was praised for its graphics, scenarios, game system, and the freshness it brought to the Final Fantasy series. It was praised for its seamless transitions between full motion video segments and the in-game engine, and was voted number one for Best Art Style on 's weekly Top Ten. Named Final Fantasy XII its 'Game of the Month' for November 2006, praised the gameplay, graphics, and story, and called it 'the best RPG to have been released for any Sony platform'. Although lauded the gambit and license systems as an innovative and in-depth way for the player to control the characters, it criticized them for being too complicated and difficult to adjust to, especially for newer players of the series.

The reviewer also criticized the sometimes tedious back and forth travel. On the other hand, GameSpot took particular note of the 'excellent' voice cast. IGN praised the game's rich storyline and artistic direction, shown through its 'sheer depth of character'. It also assuaged criticism that the gambit system would 'let the game play itself', countering that gambits do not function without a player.

However, IGN wrote that while 'still extremely strong', Final Fantasy XII has one of the series' weaker soundtracks. Executive producer was pleased by Famitsu's rating but admitted that he thought the game was not perfect; he felt that the storyline did not meet some fans' expectations. Kawazu expressed his frustration and regrets regarding the storyline, citing creative differences between the and Final Fantasy Tactics members of the development team. Final Fantasy XII was named best PlayStation 2 game and best RPG by numerous video game journals and websites, including GameSpot, and. Both and awarded it 2006.

The 2006 honored Final Fantasy XII with their 'Grand Award' and 'Award for Excellence' and the Awards 2006 bestowed the 'Double Platinum Prize'. It was selected for the list 'Top 100 New Japanese Styles', a list of 'products and services originating in Japan to serve as a mark of excellence'. Final Fantasy XII also received nominations in such categories as best RPG, story, art direction, character design and original musical score at the, and the. Sequels and rereleases International Zodiac Job System An international version of the game, Final Fantasy XII International Zodiac Job System, was released in Japan on August 10, 2007. It includes twelve license boards (instead of the original game's one), each corresponding to a different and.

The player can control guest characters and summons, and hold L1 to double the game's running speed. There is also a ' option, a 'New Game- (minus)' option (in which characters do not gain experience), and a 'Trial Mode' in which the player hunts monsters in 100 different maps to gain items and money. The game also includes the western version's English voices and 16:9 support, and a bonus DVD. Revenant Wings A sequel, was released for the in 2007. It takes place one year after the events of Final Fantasy XII and follows the adventures of Vaan.

The game is one of four titles in the series, which also includes International Zodiac Job System. Fortress , a spin-off action game developed by, was to have been a 'game with an epic scale both in story and production values' that took place in Ivalice following the events of Revenant Wings. Square Enix cancelled the project after six months of development. The Zodiac Age In July 2017, Square Enix released Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, a of the Japanese-only International Zodiac Job System for the. It adds, a remastered soundtrack with a few new tracks, and improved technical performance.

The Zodiac Age was nominated for 'Best Remake/Remaster' at 's Best of 2017 Awards, and won 'Best Remaster' at 's Best of 2017 Awards and 2017 RPG of the Year Awards. The remaster also received favorable reviews. A version for was released via on February 1, 2018. The port included support for higher display resolutions and 60 rendering, options to switch between three different versions of the soundtrack, and immediate access to the post-game modes.

Versions for the and are both planned to be released in 2019.

Square Enix NA has confirmed a Western release for The Zodiac Age, and helpfully provided an English translation for its new features: remastered visuals, true 7.1 surround sound, remastered soundtrack (you can switch to the old version if you prefer), a wave-based ‘trial’ mode, shorter loading times and autosave functionality. Original: The rumoured Final Fantasy 12 remaster has been confirmed. Final Fantasy 12: The Zodiac Age will hit Japanese PS4s sometime in 2017. Yes, I said PS4, but bear with me. Steam currently holds a larger collection of Final Fantasy games than exists on any console, and Final Fantasy 10 Remastered was announced for Steam just a week before it went live. I feel safe getting excited for this one.

There’s good reason to think it won’t be confined to Japan either: all the screenshots are in English, including the subtitles. And where’s the risk in bringing it West when all the localisation work is done? Enthusiasts will be pleased to hear that this version will use the International Zodiac Job System for levelling. Characters are assigned permanent roles within the party, dramatically changing their skill progression. Contrary to its name, the IZJS version of FF12 was released only in Asia, although there was an unofficial English patch. PC players are spoiled by emulators of course—you can already play Final Fantasy 12 in 4K if you have the discs to hand.

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