New school Final Fantasy representin'!
New characters are to appear in the upcoming Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call for the Nintendo 3DS, Square Enix mentioned on their official website for the game and Iwata revealed during the most recent Nintendo Direct in Japan. The characters and character variations revealed at the event were Ya Shutora from Final Fantasy XIV, second versions of Yuna, Rikku and Paine from Final Fantasy X-2 and a second version of Lightning from Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII.
A demo for the upcoming 3DS title was also released on the eShop and Nintendo Zones across Japan containing one track each from Final Fantasy XIV, Final Fantasy X-2, and Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII. Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Call contains over 60 playable characters, 200 songs and is set to release in Japan in Spring 2014. To read more about the game, be sure to check out my impressions of the demo from Tokyo Game Show here.