Throughout Sony’s newest State of Play on Thursday, Sq. Enix revealed a brand new gameplay trailer for Remaining Fantasy VII Rebirth, the subsequent entry in its FF7 Remake trilogy. The sport appears to be like superb and I’m excited to play it. Additionally introduced Thursday: A $350 Collector’s Version of the sport. I’m…much less enthusiastic about that.
Remaining Fantasy VII Rebirth continues after the occasions of Remaining Fantasy VII Remake, which took the primary main part of 1997’s traditional RPG Remaining Fantasy VII and translated it into an action-RPG. Remake’s storyline additionally modified up some particulars, each large and small, to create what seems to be a brand new timeline that’s each separate from however someway related to that of the unique recreation and its many spin-offs.
At present’s trailer for the upcoming Rebirth reveals this new sequel will proceed to shake issues up, depicting Zack from Disaster Core carrying Cloud right into a metropolis, one thing that doesn’t occur within the authentic recreation. (Additionally…Cloud driving a Segway?)
Fascinating stuff! Anyway, the brand new trailer appears to be like cool, so that you may be excited to pre-order the sport forward of its February 29, 2024 debut. About that. The usual version of the sport will price $69.99, and the “deluxe” shall be $99.99. However the greatest, costliest model of Remaining Fantasy VII Rebirth is the collector’s version…and it prices greater than a Nintendo Change.
What’s included within the Collector’s Version of FF7 Rebirth?
In accordance with Sq. Enix’s official retailer, this expensive, $349.99 version of Remaining Fantasy VII Rebirth comes with the next:
•Remaining Fantasy VII Rebirth – Deluxe Version
Artwork BookMini SoundtrackSteelBook® Case
•Massive Collectible Statue
Approx. 48cm / 19 inches tall and depicting the enduring antagonist Sephiroth in extremely detailed sculpting. The wing may be indifferent.
•Moogle Trio Summoning Materia (DLC)
A summoning materia that may name “Moogle Trio” within the recreation.
•Magic Pot Summoning Materia (DLC)
A summoning materia that may name “Magic Pot” within the recreation.
•Accent: Reclaimant Choker (DLC)
A choker with an impact of restoring HP when an enemy is defeated.
•Armor: Orchid Bracelet (DLC)
A bracelet that provides braveness to traverse an increasing world.
•Armor: Midgar Bangle Mk. II (DLC)
A bracelet worn by vacationers leaving Midgar.
So, does all of this sound prefer it’s price $350? For some, the reply might be sure. For others, a strong perhaps. And for a lot of on the market, like me, the reply is a powerful “nope.”
Personally, the prospect of a $350 version of a online game makes me roll my eyes so laborious they fall out of my head and I’ve to scramble round on the ground for a couple of minutes to choose them again up. However I’m additionally not an individual who cares a lot for statues or collectibles. On the very least it’s good that Sq. Enix is together with a bodily copy of the sport on this expensive package deal!
Remaining Fantasy VII Rebirth launches on February 29, 2024 completely on PlayStation 5. The bottom recreation prices $70. The deluxe version is $100. And as talked about, the Collector’s Version, at $350, prices greater than an Xbox Sequence S.