Thursday, August 28, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
UMC To Partner With Fujitsu On Chip Production
Samsung, LG Introduce New Smartwatches
Sharp, Pioneer Dissolve Their Capital Alliance
Nero 2015 is Coming At IFA
LaCie Ships the 48 TB Thunderbolt 2 Storage Solution
ALCATEL ONETOUCH Launches New Affordable Smartphones
ZOTAC Debuts the ZBOX PI320 pico
Dropbox Now Offers 1TB Pro plan for 10 Dollars
Active Discussions
help questions structure DVDR
Made video, won't play back easily
Questions durability monitor LCD
Questions fungus CD/DVD Media, Some expert engineer in optical media can help me?
CD, DVD and Blu-ray burning for Android in development
IBM supercharges Power servers with graphics chips
Werner Vogels: four cloud computing trends for 2014
Video editing software.
 Home > News > Games > Final F...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Monday, February 28, 2005
Final Fantasy creator signs for Xbox 2


Hironobu Sakaguchi, creator of the Final Fantasy series, has signed on with Microsoft to produce two titles for the next version of the Xbox.

Sakaguchi will lead the development of two role-playing games for the successor to the current Xbox, Microsoft said in a statement on Thursday. The two games will be exclusive to the Xbox and will be published by Microsoft's Game Studios group

The next Xbox console is widely expected to be out by year's end. Microsoft introduced the current Xbox game console, the first model, in late 2001. As of December 31, the company had sold 19.9 million consoles worldwide, 13.2 million of which were in North America, 5 million in Europe and 1.7 million in Japan and the Asia-Pacific region.

More than 60 million copies of the multiple instalments of Final Fantasy have been sold worldwide, according to publisher Square Enix. The hugely successful games have been imitated many times.

Sakaguchi last year left game publisher Square USA, where he was president, to launch his own development studio, called Mistwalker.

Details of the arrangement between Sakaguchi and Microsoft were not disclosed.


Previous
Next
NEC to launch new mobile phones in Russia        All News        Samsung invests $2.1 billion to meet growing LCD demand
GDC: Epic to reveal new Unreal Engine 3 functionality     Games News      Xbox 360 Revealed

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Microsoft Discontinues Xbox LIVE for Original Xbox Games
Microsoft Switches Japan Xbox Chief, not Strategy
Windows Update to Support Xbox
XBox 360 Prototypes Stolen
EA Announces Lineup of Xbox 360 Launch Titles
Xbox 360 Region Lock Confirmed
Microsoft Updates Xbox Live Fee
Sony Slams Microsoft Over Two Versions of Xbox 360
Microsoft Discloses XBOX 360 Architecture
Celestica, Flextronics, and Wistron will produce the Xbox 360
Playstation 3 Tops Japanese Interest
Microsoft - NVidia to Work on Xbox 360 Backward Compatibility

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .