But first: what is an EX Burst? EX Burst is equivalent of a super move in a game like Street Fighter. Each character has a special move which you'll recognize from their original game. During the EX burst, you'll have to input several button cues but each is customized for each unique character.
For example, Tifa's EX Burst features the same slot reels for her Limit Break in Final Fantasy VII. For Tidus, you'd have to align the cursor in the target zone like his Overdrive attack in Final Fantasy X.
For Squall, you'll have to pull the trigger just like in Final Fantasy XIII. The more successful you are with the button cues, the more devastating the attack.
The EX system is actually more than a special move because, during battle, you'll have to fill up a meter called the EX gauge. Once...
144w ago - Today Square Enix's Head of Public Relations Sonia Im has confirmed that Dissidia Duodecim Prologus Final Fantasy for PSP is hitting PSN on March 15 with lightning and Aerith Unlock.
To quote: Prologus will be available March 15th exclusively via the PlayStation Network for $2.99. The details will be posted on the official site later today.
In the meanwhile, here's a quick summary of why prologus is going to be so awesome straight from the press release:
• Witness Lightning before the storm: Lightning, the protagonist of the popular FINAL FANTASY XIII, will be introduced to the DISSIDIA series for the first time. Players can enjoy a taste of the latest installment through a unique scenario featuring Lightning that will recount the events leading to DISSIDIA 012[duodecim] FINAL FANTASY.
• Carry-over items from DISSIDIA duodecim prologus FINAL FANTASY to DISSIDIA 012[duodecim] FINAL FANTASY: Players can continue their journey and have the advantage of carrying over in-game items acquired in DISSIDIA duodecim prologus FINAL FANTASY for use in DISSIDIA 012[duodecim] FINAL FANTASY.
• Unlock a new character: By purchasing DISSIDIA duodecim prologus FINAL FANTASY, players will also receive the immensely popular Aerith...
234w ago - Square Enix has struck a deal with two of the largest game-selling retailers in the US to give away some exclusive Dissidia goodies to those who preorder the game.
Fans will only be able to get one unless they buy from both places - so they'll have to choose.
To quote: GameStop will get an exclusive slip-cover for Dissidia to give away. People who preorder and buy theg ame from their local Gamestop store will get not one but two special edition cases - Black for Chaos, and White for Cosmos.
Meanwhile, online retailer Amazon will get an exclusive limited edition soundtrack sampler CD featuring 10 tracks from the FF: Dissidia Soundtrack Album.
Both are pretty cool, though honestly we'd go for the cases - true fans are going to pick up the full-length OST anyway.
239w ago - Today Sony PSP Marketing Manager Kristin Neirinckx shared news of a new Limited Edition Dissidia Final Fantasy PSP Entertainment Pack via PlayStation Blog, as follows:
Great news for all of you Final Fantasy fans out there! Today, we announced the availability of a new DISSIDIA: FINAL FANTASY PSP Entertainment Pack.
A GameStop exclusive, this limited edition bundle is the ultimate portable entertainment experience for Final Fantasy and PSP fans alike.
The entertainment pack includes:
• "Mystic Silver" PSP-3000 system
• DISSIDIA FINAL FANTASY game
• "FINAL FANTASY VII Advent Children," on UMD™
• 2GB Memory Stick PRO Duo™
Available for $199.99 (MSRP) starting August 25 at GameStop locations in the U.S, this incredible value is only available for a limited time so get them quick! From Rock Band to Hannah Montana, there are PSP entertainment packs that cater to everyone in the family.