Square Enix have officially announced that Final Fantasy XV has been delayed and will now be released on November 29th 2016. The game, which has been in the making for 10 years, was originally due to be released at the end of September but fans will now have to wait a little longer.
— Final Fantasy XV (@FFXVEN) August 15, 2016
Square Enix have stated that the delay “will allow the development teams time to further polish and conduct quality testing so that the reality of the game can match the expectations of both the fans and the creative teams.”
Director Hajime Tabata made a statement on YouTube saying the team needed “a little bit more time to deliver on this vision and are confident that this new release date will help us achieve this.” He went on to apologize and assure fans it is for the best.
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