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Sony and Square Enix reveal their PAX East 2017 line-ups

by Ron Duwell | March 7, 2017March 7, 2017 7:00 pm PDT

Once upon a time, in a magical era called the 1990s, whenever Sony revealed a video game line-up for a convention, the list was essentially the exact same as Square’s list. That’s how influential Square was in shaping the PlayStation brand name.

Nowadays, Sony has spread itself a bit further, so the two lists are no longer identical. Here’s what the two companies are bringing to PAX East 2017.

Sony playable titles:

  • Boundless (Wonderstruck Games)
  • Cosmic Star Heroine (Zeboyd Games)
  • Crash Bandicoot N. Sane Trilogy (Actvision)
  • Cryptark (Alientrap Games)
  • Dino Frontier (Uber Entertainment)
  • Disc Jam (High Horse Entertainment)
  • Eitr (Devolver Digital)
  • Everything (Double Fine Presents)
  • Farpoint (Sony Interactive Entertainment)
  • Full Throttle Remastered (Double Fine Productions)
  • Gang Beasts (Double Fine Presents)
  • Gnog (Double Fine Presents)
  • GT Sport (Sony Interactive Entertainment)
  • Loot Rascals (Hollow Ponds)
  • MLB The Show 17 (Sony Interactive Entertainment)
  • Nex Machina (Housemarque)
  • Nidhogg 2 (Messhof)
  • Pox Nora (Desert Owl Games)
  • Psychonauts in the Rhombus of Ruin (Double Fine Productions)
  • Rain World (Adult Swim Games)
  • Rime (Grey Box)
  • Sundered (Thunder Lotus Games)
  • Tooth & Tail (Pocketwatch Games)
  • What Remains of Edith Finch (Annapurna Interactive)
  • Windjammers (DotEmu)
  • Yonder: The Cloud Catcher Chronicles (Prideful Sloth)

And as for Square Enix

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – A Criminal Past DLC (PS4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Dragon Quest Heroes II (PS4, PC)
  • Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius (iOS, Android)
  • Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age (PS4)
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward (PS4, PC, Mac)
  • Final Fantasy XV – Episode Gladiolus DLC (PS4, XBO)
  • Flame x Blaze (iOS, Android)
  • I Am Setsuna (Switch)
  • Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix (PS4)
  • Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8: Final Chapter Prologue (PS4)
  • Kingdom Hearts: Unchained χ (iOS, Android)
  • NieR: Automata (PS4, PC)
  • Ride 2 (PS4, XBO, PC)

Square Enix also revealed several events that are scheduled to take place. PAX East runs from March 10 – 12 in Boston.

Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Panel
Friday, March 10, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Albatross Room, Boston Convention Center

Join Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age Director Takashi Katano and Producer Hiroaki Kato, attending from Square Enix’s Tokyo studios, as they discuss all-new details of the upcoming title before its release on July 11, 2017.

Final Fantasy XIV Community Q&A Panel
Saturday, March 11, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Albatross Room, Boston Convention Center

An opportunity for dedicated Final Fantasy XIV Online players to ask and learn about the latest topics impacting the community with Producer / Director Naoki Yoshida.

NieR: Automata x Final Fantasy XV Panel
Sunday, March 12, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Albatross Room, Boston Convention Center

In this joint panel, fans can join Director Yoko Taro of NieR: Automata for a discussion on the launch of the Square Enix and PlatinumGames Inc.’s action-RPG. For the second half of the panel, fans can join Producer Haruyoshi Sawatari and Global Brand Manager Raio Mitsuno for a first look at Episode Gladiolus, the game’s first character-driven episode of DLC.


Ron Duwell

Ron has been living it up in Japan for the last decade, and he has no intention of leaving this technical wonderland any time soon. When he's not...