'Final Fantasy 15' Release Date This September, Features Tons of Gameplay, VR Option

By Mark Jason Alcala , Updated Jun 19, 2016 06:50 AM EDT
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'Final Fantasy 15 ' is probably one of the most highly anticipated games to be released this year. First announced back in 2006, ten long years of waiting for the game is finally over with the "Final Fantasy 15" released date already schedule this coming September.

Some of the exciting features the game was revealed at the recently concluded E3. For example, the upcoming "Final Fantasy 15" will contain an amazing amount of gameplay that would truly make it worth the long wait. In addition, upcoming Final Fantasy installment will come with a VR option. Seeing that VR trend is on the rise, this is a very welcome feature ensuring the longevity of the game's appeal.

Up To 200 Hours Of "Final Fantasy 15" Gameplay

"Final Fantasy 15" director Hajime Tabata revealed to GameSpot that there are around 200 hours of gameplay available. The game's main story takes around 50 hours to clear. In addition, there are numerous side quests and "other extra things" still in the works that would total to around 150 hours.

"Final Fantasy 15" VR Experience

Another exciting feature of the game is that the upcoming "Final Fantasy 15" is VR capable. According to IGN, the "Final Fantasy 15" VR experience that was demonstrated in the 2016 Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3) event is the closest players will ever get to being in the Final Fantasy world.

Gamers who were lucky enough to try the "Final Fantasy 15" VR experience recounts that they take on the role of Prompto, one of the "Final Fantasy 15" characters. The players then help Prompto's teammates Ignis, Gladiolus and Noctis to defeat one of the "Final Fantasy 15's" bosses, Behemoth.

So how much does this totally immersive "Final Fantasy 15" VR experience cost the gamers? The best part is that this VR part will come as a free DLC that will be available shortly after the "Final Fantasy 15" release date.

However, Playstation players might have to wait a few more days to be able to use the "Final Fantasy 15" VR part. This is because the PlayStation VR headset will be only available this coming Oct. 13, 2016.

"Final Fantasy 15" Release Date

Fans of the Final Fantasy franchise who are excited to experience its latest game installment do not have to wait for long. Square Enix announced Sept. 30, 2016 to be the "Final Fantasy 15" release date.

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