Throughout Sony’s newest State of Play on Thursday, Sq. Enix revealed a brand new gameplay trailer for Last Fantasy VII Rebirth, the following entry in its FF7 Remake trilogy. The sport appears excellent 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.
Last Fantasy VII Rebirth continues after the occasions of Last Fantasy VII Remake, which took the primary main part of 1997’s traditional RPG Last Fantasy VII and translated it into an action-RPG. Remake’s storyline additionally modified up some particulars, each huge and small, to create what seems to be a brand new timeline that’s each separate from however one way or the other related to that of the unique recreation and its many spin-offs.
At the moment’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?)
Fascinating stuff! Anyway, the brand new trailer appears 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 price $69.99, and the “deluxe” will probably be $99.99. However the greatest, costliest model of Last 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 response to Sq. Enix’s official retailer, this dear, $349.99 version of Last Fantasy VII Rebirth comes with the next:
•Last 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 could 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 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 dear package deal!
Last 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 Collection S.