Hajime Tabata

Final Fantasy XV director responds to localization criticisms, promises more discussion

Final Fantasy XV director responds to localization criticisms, promises more discussion

Ron Duwell

It’s tough being a fan of Japanese video games. First, you have to hope the games you want to play get localized. Then, you have to hope that a competent company like Atlus or XSEED lands the Western publishing rights and can do a decent job with the translation. Square Enix has the toughest job of all, first making and then localizing most of its games, all of which tend to be the...

Final Fantasy XV info dump - No custom soundtracks in car, Chocobo and character traits

Final Fantasy XV info dump - No custom soundtracks in car, Chocobo and character traits

Ron Duwell

Final Fantasy XV director Hajime Tabata is back at doing what he does best: dropping bits and pieces of information on what he has in his highly anticipated game. He gave a speech at Tokyo Game Show 2015, introducing fans to fishing and Chocobos, and now the director is back in the latest issue of Famitsu, spewing out more information. translated by Siliconera. One of the most telling...