Tokyo Game Show has just kicked off and Square Enix is the first to grab a piece of news tonight as they have revealed when Japanese gamers should be expecting the release of Final Fantasy XIII-2. The sequel to FFXIII will hit store shelves on December 15th on both the PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 and both versions of the game will cost ¥7,980 ($104 USD). Gamers in North America and Asia will receive the game on January 31st while Europe will get the title last on February 3rd.
Also announced was a very nice looking special edition PlayStation 3 for the title. The PlayStation 3 seen above will be bundled with the game and is going to be called “PlayStation 3 Final Fantasy XIII-2 Lightning Edition Ver.2” when it hits store shelves. Square Enix did not go into further detail about whether or not the Lightning Edition PS3 will be released overseas.Related Articles for this post below: