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Theatrhythm Final Fantasy North American Release Date Announced

by Patrick Barnett - April 5, 2012, 7:01 am EDT
Total comments: 1 Source: (press release)

This Final Fantasy rhythm game hits the Nintendo 3DS this summer. 

Theatrhythm Final Fantasy will be heading to North American retailers for release on July 3, 2012, according to Square Enix.

Square Enix had previously revealed that the game would be coming to North America at some point this summer, and now the official date is known. Theatrhythm Final Fantasy celebrates 25 years of the Final Fantasy series by including musical entries from the franchise's entire history.

For those attending PAX East, the game will be playable at Square Enix's booth (#850). So if you are heading to PAX East this year, you may want to go check this out. 

The game released in Japan on February 16, and sold extremely well. In just a few short months North American's will get the chance to experience some of the history of the Final Fantasy series. 

Check out some impressions of the game here.

Square Enix Sets North American Launch Date For Theatrhythm Final Fantasy

LOS ANGELES (April 5, 2012) – Square Enix, Inc., the publishers of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in the Americas, today announced that THEATRHYTHM™ FINAL FANTASY® will be available on July 3. Exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held system, the game blends role-playing and music genres. For those attending Penny Arcade Expo (PAX) East, THEATRHYTHM FINAL FANTASY will be playable at the Square Enix booth (#850).

Adorably redesigned heroes from the catalogue of FINAL FANTASY titles set out on an adventure to combat memorable villains with the rhythmic taps of the player’s stylus. THEATRHYTHM FINAL FANTASYfeatures over 70 musical scores spanning 25 years of the FINAL FANTASY franchise, and features music from key events, lush field themes and decisive battle arrangements.

THEATRHYTHM FINAL FANTASY is rated E10+ (Everyone 10 and older). Please visit the Entertainment Software Rating Board (ESRB) website at www.esrb.org for more information about ratings.


TJ SpykeApril 05, 2012

So Square Enix is releasing 2 games on 3DS in July (the other being Kingdom Hearts 3D)? Big month.

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