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Square Enix has announced Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age, an HD remaster of Final Fantasy XII coming exclusively to PlayStation 4 consoles in 2017. Final Fantasy XII was originally released for the PlayStation 2 back in 2006.

You can watch the announcement trailer for the remaster below:

Along with remastered graphics, Kotaku reports that Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age will be bringing the Zodiac job system to the west for the first time. It will also include a new trial mode that will see players challenge enemies in up to 100 successive battles. Furthermore, the original score has been be re-recorded, with the option for players to switch between the original and remastered soundtracks.

According to, Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age will be playable at E3, so expect more news and impressions on the game in the coming weeks.

Want more Final Fantasy? Check out our look at the Final Fantasy 15: Platinum Demo, which we called "a delightful journey through Noctis' dreamscape".


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