When you preorder Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, you will receive the free, exclusive Cloud Strife SOLDIER 1st Class DLC — straight from Final Fantasy VII. With this, you'll get the SOLDIER 1st Class Uniform, Buster Sword, and Soldier Band... but not Cloud's blocky hands. Get a look after the jump.
Square Enix France offered up a few fresh peeks at Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, which is looking to close out Lightning's story on PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 this year. Especially nice for those still in the throes of a winter that won't go away, dig into snaps of the Dead Dunes area after the jump.
Yesterday we got a glance at Lumina, a new character in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII who acts as part-guide, part-nuisance to Lightning. Her motives may be unclear at this point, but now we have a better look at the character thanks to some new art and screens. Check 'em out after the jump.
Some new Lighting Returns: Final Fantasy XIII information comes out of Jump magazine, and this time the chief focus is on a new character, Lumina. While Lumina isn't exactly Lightning's enemy, she both helps and hinders her progress throughout the game, and seems to keep close tabs on where Lightning is going. Check her out past the jump.
We got an early look at Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII just the other day, but Square Enix has since officially debuted the trailer at this year's Jump Festa. The result is actually a little bit different, with some remixed audio and extended footage. Hit the jump to watch!
In 2013, Square Enix will be wrapping up the main FFXIII storyline in Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. A trailer is supposed to screen at Jump Festa, but you can get a look at one online now after the jump.
The latest issue of the Japanese edition of Shonen Jump has treated its readers to a shot of the new look for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII's titular character. While opinions are likely to be split, I think we can all agree that the ensemble set to be worn in the 2013 game has a lot going on. Check it out after the jump.
Square Enix's latest Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII video highlights art director Isamu Kamikokuryo's process as he works on the oil painting that debuted at the unveiling of the upcoming Lightning Saga closer. Video after the jump!
Over the weekend we were introduced to Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. While we wait for further details, we have a small handful of concept art images to tide us over. Check out the Red Dragon Monster and a couple of environmental designs after the jump.
As evidenced by the overall reaction to Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII, some people love Lightning, and some really don't. That aside, I think we can all agree the FFXIII protagonist is pretty charming as a super-deformed Trading Arts Kai Mini figure, and she's due out in Japan this December. Pics and more past the break!