Throughout Sony’s newest State of Play on Thursday, Sq. Enix revealed a brand new gameplay trailer for Closing Fantasy VII Rebirth, the subsequent entry in its FF7 Remake trilogy. The sport seems to be superb and I’m excited to play it. Additionally introduced Thursday: A $350 Collector’s Edition of the game. I’m…much less enthusiastic about that.
Closing Fantasy VII Rebirth continues after the occasions of Closing Fantasy VII Remake, which took the primary main part of 1997’s traditional RPG Closing Fantasy VII and translated it into an action-RPG. Remake’s storyline additionally modified up some particulars, each massive and small, to create what seems to be a brand new timeline that’s each separate from however in some way linked to that of the unique recreation and its many spin-offs.
As we speak’s trailer for the upcoming Rebirth exhibits 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 unique recreation. (Additionally…Cloud driving a Segway?)
Attention-grabbing stuff! Anyway, the brand new trailer seems to be cool, so that you could be excited to pre-order the sport forward of its February 29, 2024 debut. About that. The usual version of the sport will value $69.99, and the “deluxe” can be $99.99. However the greatest, most costly model of Closing 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?
According to Square Enix’s official store, this expensive, $349.99 version of Closing Fantasy VII Rebirth comes with the next:
•Closing 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 will 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 offers 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 value $350? For some, the reply might be sure. For others, a stable possibly. And for a lot of on the market, like me, the reply is a robust “nope.”
Personally, the prospect of a $350 version of a online game makes me roll my eyes so exhausting they fall out of my head and I’ve to scramble round on the ground for a couple of minutes to select 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!
Closing Fantasy VII Rebirth launches on February 29, 2024 solely 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 Collection S.