Final Fantasy


In Conversation with ‘Final Fantasy XV’ Director Hajime Tabata

Discussing the game's delay, the importance of making it perfect for everyone, and the most popular characters amongst cosplayers.
Mike Diver

‘Final Fantasy: The Spirits Within’ at 15: A Potentially Prophetic Folly of a Video Game Movie

The Spirits Within was a box office bomb for Square, and a disaster for the Final Fantasy franchise. But could history repeat with Final Fantasy XV?
Mike Diver

‘Final Fantasy XV’ Isn’t Just a Video Game – It’s a Whole New Universe

Released on September 30th, Square Enix's new RPG is supported by a movie, an animated series and more.
Mike Diver

Forget Master Chief and Marcus Fenix: Here Are Five Real Heroes of Video Gaming

We already know that a whole bunch of games characters are colossal dickheads. But these ones, not so much.
Mike Diver

The Video Game Characters That Inform My #GameDevFashion

What the hell will I wear at this year's gaming conferences? It's a good thing I've iconic female avatars for inspiration.
Kaitlin Tremblay
Holy Shit

Grimes' "Kill V. Maim" Video is More Everything Than You Can Possibly Imagine

Picture a game of 'Crash Bandicoot' in the world of 'Blade Runner' except also the heroine is wearing Versace, and honestly that's just the beginning.
Kyle Kramer

Meet the Video Game Who's Now the Face of Louis Vuitton

She's a fictional character, but why should that stop her from rocking a chic purse?
Gabrielle Bruney
VICE vs Video games

Louis Vuitton Successfully Discovers the Missing Link Between Video Games and Handbags

Final Fantasy's Lightning is to star in the fashion brand's new advertising campaign, because... Nope, no idea.
Mike Diver
VICE vs Video games

25 Super Nintendo Games You Should Play Today

Nintendo's 16bit machine is 25 years old, so here's 25 games from the 1990s that you can put on today and forget about frame rate debates for an hour or two.
Ian Dransfield
VICE vs Video games

Video Gaming's Most Beautiful Moments

Just some of the scenes and sounds that have made us swoon.
Chris Scullion
VICE vs Video games

It Sounds Well Basic, So Can Anyone Make Chiptune Music?

We found out during an LSDJ high with 'Spectra' and 'Super Hexagon' artist Chipzel.
Julia Hardy
VICE vs Video games

Please, Square Enix, Don’t Cock Up the ‘Final Fantasy VII’ Remake

So much hype, and such massive potential to fuck it all up. So, Square, listen to the fans, please.
Dave Cook