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Final Fantasy VII Remake

Square Enix
Apr 10, 2020 - PlayStation 4, PlayStation 5
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OpenCritic Rating

88

Top Critic Average

95%

Critics Recommend

IGN
8 / 10
Eurogamer
Recommended
GamesRadar+
4.5 / 5
Metro GameCentral
8 / 10
Easy Allies
9 / 10
Game Informer
8.8 / 10
GameSpot
10 / 10
USgamer
3.5 / 5

Final Fantasy VII Remake Review Summary

MightyCritic Consensus

A Thrilling Adventure

After a slightly slow start, FF7R's story is thrilling and fun.

Memorable Characters

A love letter to the original and JRPG fans everywhere.

Beautiful Aesthetics

Midgar is simply striking.

Final Fantasy VII Remake is a masterpiece to be enjoyed by both long-time fans and Midgar newcomers that will leave you wanting more.


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Critic Reviews for Final Fantasy VII Remake

IGN

8 / 10.0
Tom Marks

Final Fantasy 7 Remake's dull filler and convoluted additions can cause it to stumble, but it still breathes exciting new life into a classic while standing as a great RPG all its own.

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An expansive remake that treads carefully upon this most cherished of games, though some blunders will linger long in the memory.

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A beautifully crafted and entertaining reimagining of a classic that brings renewed life to its story and characters

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Metro GameCentral

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8 / 10
Metro GameCentral

Fans will be arguing about it for decades to come but for now this is a surprisingly daring reinvention of the legendary original, although it's a shame its biggest flaws were largely avoidable.

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Final Fantasy VII Remake finds a satisfying balance between innovation and tradition, delivering flashy battles and fun systems mixed with nods for old-school fans

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Square Enix tells a smaller, more personal Final Fantasy 7 tale and marries it with a smart mashup of action and RPG gameplay to deliver a must-play experience.

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Final Fantasy 7 Remake sets out to fully re-imagine a classic RPG with improved combat and an expanded story. Unfortunately, it's hurt by weak side quests and a surplus of padding, and its biggest change is bound to be controversial. It's one of the most coherent and enjoyable Final Fantasy releases in years, but it's also likely to be one of the most divisive.

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OpenCritic Coverage

Final Fantasy VII Remake Was Spotted in the Epic Games Store's Database

Final Fantasy VII Remake Was Spotted in the Epic Games Store's Database

A listing for Final Fantasy VII Remake was found in the database of the Epic Games Store

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New Details for Final Fantasy VII Remake's Yuffie DLC Episode Have Been Revealed

New Details for Final Fantasy VII Remake's Yuffie DLC Episode Have Been Revealed

New details were given for Final Fantasy VII Remake's Yuffie DLC episode

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Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children is Getting a 4K UHD Release

Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children is Getting a 4K UHD Release

It has been announced that Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children will be receiving a 4K UHD release

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Details for Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade's Yuffie Episode Have Been Released

Details for Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade's Yuffie Episode Have Been Released

Details for Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade's DLC episode have been released

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