According to Hamaguchi, each area includes specially designed assets like “the backgrounds, [background music] and characters per location, which allowed for a unique gameplay experience in each area, even from a game design perspective.”
This explains why the file size for Final Fantasy 7 Remake is, which ranks it alongside other 100+ GB downloads like Red Dead Redemption 2.
Final Fantasy 7 Remake – 29 New Wall Market Screenshots
Early copies of Final Fantasy 7 Remake are already floating around retailers in Australia and Europe after Square Enix announced it would allow copies of the game to be sold early. This was a response to the COVID-19 pandemic which threatened delays for physical copies of the game.
Check out IGN’s Final Fantasy 7 Remake wiki for more coverage of the upcoming RPG remake.
Matt Kim is a reporter for IGN.