Famitsu interviewed the leading developers of Final Fantasy XVI , who told some of the details of the game’s world and the main character. The protagonist is a knight with tattoos from the first trailer.
- For now, the unnamed protagonist must guard the boy Joshua. He is able to heal people using fire magic and, judging by the video, turn into Phoenix from the trailer. He is the brother of the protagonist
- In the universe of the game, people cannot live without crystals, and there are still disputes around the “Mother Crystal”
- Summons from past FF games will appear in the game, like Shiva and Titan, as well as Marlboros, Chocobos and Dragoons.
- FFXVI will feature an action-RPG based combat system.
It was revealed yesterday that Square Enix has taken Final Fantasy XVI out of the base production stage and has already completed the game’s script. According to Jason Schreier, the game will come out sooner than most people think.
Final Fantasy XVI is being developed exclusively for the PS5. Fresh title details will arrive in 2021.