Wednesday, February 28th, 2007
Posted by Reeve at 10:36 AM EST
More Crisis Core Details Surface
RPGamer has posted some new information about Crisis Core, the final(?) entry in the Compilation of FFVII. Among this new info is some details about the battle system, which is being called "Digital Mind Wave" and is centered around Zack's memories. The appearances of certain familiar FFVII characters are also mentioned in this article.
To read the full news story, click here, but be aware that there are potential spoilers.
Tuesday, February 27th, 2007
Posted by Reeve at 09:35 PM EST
Advent Children Wins Best Anime Feature Award
The first annual American Anime Awards were held this past weekend at the New York Comic-Con, where AC took the prize for Best Anime Feature. The other competitors in that category included the Fullmetal Alchemist feature, the fourth Inuyasha movie, and Akira.
For further details, check out Square Enix's press release about the win, and Animation Magazine's article about the awards in general.
Monday, February 26th, 2007
Posted by Reeve at 09:25 PM EST
Quick Technical Note
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Tuesday, February 20th, 2007
Posted by Reeve at 10:38 AM EST
Assorted Little Updates
The AC Limited Collector's Edition is available today in the US! If you're interested in getting it, the best deal seems to be at Amazon.com, which has it in stock and for 30% off the suggested retail price.
As for today's site update, a new entry has been added to the Homages and Unofficial Cameos page, covering the appearances of FFVII characters in the shoujo manga Descendants of Darkness. Also, the AC Merchandise and "On the Way to a Smile" pages have been updated in the Compilation section, as has the Technology page under Site Info, and the Links page.
Wednesday, February 14th, 2007
Posted by Reeve at 11:41 AM EST
IGN Previews AC Limited Edition Collector's Set
Happy Valentine's Day! In the news: IGN recently posted a number of photos of the upcoming Limited Edition release of Advent Children, including the outer packaging, character booklet, script, and postcards. As a reminder, this Region 1 DVD set is due for release on February 20th, for the retail price of $49.95.
Also, you may notice a new button on our frontpage for My Science Fiction Life, a BBC Four site where UK fans can share their recollections of favorite sci-fi TV shows, movies, and so on. They're currently looking for more entries about FFVII, so click on the link and check it out!