FINAL FANTASY VIII Remastered – Official E3 Announcement 2019 Trailer (Closed Captions)

  • Published: 11 June 2019
  • Coming in 2019, FINAL FANTASY VIII Remastered marks the 20th Anniversary of its original release with a new visual refresh and brings the game’s beloved story to modern platforms: Steam, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Nintendo Switch. With overhauled visuals, see your favorite characters come to life like never before!

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  • Mike W
    Mike W  2 hours back

    Can't wait to get and use lionheart all over again. Most OP and satisfying move back in the day.

    • GianiV_Games
      GianiV_Games  3 days back

      looks exactly the same

      • Jonathan Alexander Rodriguez Alvarez

        & el gameplay?¿¿

        • The Kudur Cult
          The Kudur Cult  3 days back

          FFVIII deserves also a remake, not a remaster.

          • BlueRice
            BlueRice  7 days back

            they should remake it with current generation technologies graphic

            • Adrick Lynn
              Adrick Lynn  1 weeks back

              Since you're updating character models, how about giving a little love to the effects/sprites/particles?

              • Landon Palmer
                Landon Palmer  2 weeks back

                Will this also have the card game?

                • Mimzie
                  Mimzie  2 weeks back

                  So excited! When is the release date please????

                  • Kumfey Kowch
                    Kumfey Kowch  2 weeks back

                    Full remake, please!! Maybe in 2030.

                    • Jarod Hummer
                      Jarod Hummer  2 weeks back

                      My favorite ff ever. But I absolutely see zero change..

                      • ranced59
                        ranced59  2 weeks back

                        Vraiment hate qu'il sort le meilleur à mes yeux 😊

                        • slightlyoutofreach01
                          slightlyoutofreach01  3 weeks back

                          My first thought was "This doesn't even look different."

                          Then I went back to look at the original character models. Yikes. I take it back. o_O

                          • xed alpha
                            xed alpha  3 weeks back

                            So someone finally found the code in the bottom of some poor coder's sock drawer over in Tokyo eh?

                            • HupCapNinja
                              HupCapNinja  3 weeks back

                              All we need is Crisis Core HD like they did for Type 0.... COME ON GUYS!

                              • R T
                                R T  3 weeks back

                                This games soundtrack is ingrained into my soul, extremely excited for this. Glad it specifically says steam, only playing old titles at this point due 2 micro transactions and Epic deals. This will be the first new release I will buy in years.

                                • ラッキーといいよ

                                  When ??

                                  • Wellington Diniz
                                    Wellington Diniz  4 weeks back

                                    Poe português nessa bixiga aí meu.

                                    • Leckie Gunter
                                      Leckie Gunter  4 weeks back

                                      Just shut up and take my money. (insert Fry meme here)

                                      • Wade Cormie
                                        Wade Cormie  4 weeks back

                                        Remasters feel like a waste of money. At least update the textures and videos.


                                          Goddammit....I bought your "remastered" version of ff8 on steam like 2 years ago....

                                          And now its "remastered" again??!? If you have already bought ff8 on steam.....just download the roses and wine mod and do what this "remaster" basically does.....for free.

                                          I fucking love you Square....but I also cant spend money on a title I have bought over 5 times in the past 20 years everytime you throw something new into it.

                                          • Blahblah Blacksheep
                                            Blahblah Blacksheep  4 weeks back

                                            Pre-rendered scenes is all we get after 20 years!? Come on! Stop treating us like whores.

                                            • Scott C
                                              Scott C  4 weeks back

                                              Remastered? It's still in fullscreen 4:3 format and not widescreen 16:9 format and looks the same as it did before just a little less pixelated. They need to completely remake the graphics same as Final Fantasy 7.

                                              • Brolapse
                                                Brolapse  4 weeks back

                                                I agree, this "remaster" looks like ass. Was hoping for something on the level of FFX HD but nope...

                                            • Vincent Groenendijk
                                              Vincent Groenendijk  1 months back

                                              I grew up with this game instead so I never understood what all the FF7 hype was about. I've been meaning to play this again for quite some time now so this is pretty cool.

                                              • Kenny B
                                                Kenny B  1 months back

                                                I've never played this one so I might pick this up.

                                                • MrScratchproof
                                                  MrScratchproof  1 months back

                                                  Edea is the best villain in all Final Fantasy history. There I said it.

                                                  • Samuel Kruse
                                                    Samuel Kruse  1 months back

                                                    If the ffVII remake does good and this remaster does good than there is maybe a chance we will get a ffVIII remake like ffVII.

                                                    • Grant Lionheart
                                                      Grant Lionheart  1 months back

                                                      Cant wait for FFVIII Remastered A.I. Gigapixel Edition

                                                      • Eduardo Ayvar
                                                        Eduardo Ayvar  1 months back

                                                        Xenogear ReMake Plz !

                                                        • Daniele
                                                          Daniele  1 months back

                                                          it's on PC since years, I thought it was something different or better

                                                          • Joel Valle
                                                            Joel Valle  1 months back

                                                            Smell Like remake coming

                                                            • Ernesto David Pintiado Suárez

                                                              Xbox One👏👏👏

                                                              • terry autry
                                                                terry autry  1 months back

                                                                cant wait. who is everyone's favorite gf? doomtrain isnt too bad. eden can do the most damage with gf boost.

                                                                • Musattique Ali
                                                                  Musattique Ali  1 months back

                                                                  Everything about this game is great except the junction system. It takes forever to draw magic to get a 100 points and you can’t use magic because it’ll decrease.

                                                                  • Bynk333
                                                                    Bynk333  1 months back

                                                                    100 point its easy, when all tree characters draw for 9 magic, you have 100 in 11 draw, but draw for all 600 points, its hard. :-)

                                                                • ReaverDropper
                                                                  ReaverDropper  1 months back

                                                                  What the fuck ff7 gets a whole new look and we just get a slight engine update!??!?!!?!? What the fuck???? ff7 sucked major dick compared to 8. and they get a whole new face lift. FUCKING REMAKE THE GOD DAMN GRAPHICS AND VISUALS. WHICH you should of done for this version instead of 7. 7 already had a fuckin movie and got what we wanted. BUT HOLY TITS some nice ass animation would of made 8 the best final fantasy of all time.

                                                                  • Sephiroth Crescent
                                                                    Sephiroth Crescent  4 weeks back

                                                                    @ReaverDropper I mean just because 1 game beats ff7 (ff8) doesn't mean ff7 is bad does it?

                                                                  • ReaverDropper
                                                                    ReaverDropper  4 weeks back

                                                                    1 day man 1 day

                                                                  • Sephiroth Crescent
                                                                    Sephiroth Crescent  4 weeks back

                                                                    @ReaverDropper look you will get your ff8 remake/true remaster one day. Okay? Can we just appreciate the masterpiece of ff7? Both ff8 and ff7 are masterpieces

                                                                  • ReaverDropper
                                                                    ReaverDropper  4 weeks back

                                                                    @Sephiroth Crescent remake and remastered two different things. Remake for ff7 is basically going under plastic surgery for a whole face lift. While ff8 is basically getting a remastered of an already HD remake. Which makes it look like ffx graphics for the ps2. Maybe some of us would like ps3 quality? Nothing to big to ask of, they have the team for it. They can spend 2 years or so upgrading environments and character sprites. The coding is already there.

                                                                  • Sephiroth Crescent
                                                                    Sephiroth Crescent  4 weeks back

                                                                    @ReaverDropper maybe the reason it's getting a remake is because people wanted one ever since 2005? Have you ever thought of that?

                                                                • sanni andres
                                                                  sanni andres  1 months back

                                                                  I think Im not understanding this at all, what is the different between a remake and remastered?

                                                                  • sanni andres
                                                                    sanni andres  1 months back

                                                                    So it's doesn't making any sense to remastering ff8 :(, it will be better a remake then a remaster :(

                                                                  • Bynk333
                                                                    Bynk333  1 months back

                                                                    remaste is improved game, remake is a brand new game. what FFVIIR ist.

                                                                • Etherium Sky Films & Media

                                                                  oh mann... my absolute favorite and best ever game is coming back, is the remastered version out yet? Ahh can't wait to play again after all these years!

                                                                  • Broly Dbs
                                                                    Broly Dbs  1 months back

                                                                    I know this is wishful thinking but I hope it comes to mobile one day....

                                                                    • Grabiel Valencia
                                                                      Grabiel Valencia  1 months back

                                                                      0:03-0:08 CHEETOS...THURSDAY

                                                                      • MinoXys
                                                                        MinoXys  1 months back

                                                                        Fithos lusec wecos vinosec*

                                                                    • Sofía Gro.
                                                                      Sofía Gro.  1 months back

                                                                      This game right here is the reason I'm a gamer, thank you Square!!!

                                                                      • Sean Gallagher
                                                                        Sean Gallagher  1 months back

                                                                        well people keep talking about ff7 remake but this is the first ff game I ever played and I love it!! can't wait!

                                                                        • CanadianRM4
                                                                          CanadianRM4  1 months back

                                                                          888k views for FF8?

                                                                          Coincidence? I think NOT!!

                                                                          • Rickie Riseberry
                                                                            Rickie Riseberry  1 months back

                                                                            Got the date, when Final Fantasy 8 gets remake.

                                                                            • Juan Rincón
                                                                              Juan Rincón  1 months back

                                                                              OMG OMG OMG OMG \0/

                                                                              • Dolly Woofwoofer
                                                                                Dolly Woofwoofer  2 months back

                                                                                lmao, what a lazy fuckin remaster. some mouthbreathing neckbeard could whip something up thats 9999999999999999 times better using gans.
                                                                                use deepfakes to make all the girl characters NAKED!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! ah yea bb i just wanna jack off to naked quistis!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

                                                                                • Bynk333
                                                                                  Bynk333  1 months back

                                                                                  Still better, as the makers will that is originaly want, not touch the original and bring to PS4, so this is better than look at polygon digital mess. :-)

                                                                              • Ellison Yanagisawa
                                                                                Ellison Yanagisawa  2 months back

                                                                                Tava quase falindo Square

                                                                                • Marcelo Joaquim
                                                                                  Marcelo Joaquim  2 months back


                                                                                  • Chri C
                                                                                    Chri C  2 months back

                                                                                    Please remaster the background square.

                                                                                    • Han Liem
                                                                                      Han Liem  2 months back

                                                                                      Remake can be more interesting