Re-imagining of Final Fantasy VII (1997). A former soldier joins an eco-terrorist group in a mission against the electric power company he used to work for in order to protect the planet and all who reside on it.

Director:

Tetsuya Nomura

Writers:

Kazushige Nojima (screenplay), Motomu Toriyama (scenario design director) | 10 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Cody Christian ... Cloud Strife (voice)
Briana White ... Aerith Gainsborough (voice)
Britt Baron ... Tifa Lockhart (voice)
John Eric Bentley ... Barrett Wallace (voice)
Max Mittelman ... Red XIII (voice)
Gideon Emery ... Biggs (voice)
Matt Jones ... Wedge (voice)
Erica Lindbeck ... Jessie Rasberry (voice)
James Horan ... President Shinra (voice)
James Sie ... Professor Hojo (voice)
John DiMaggio ... Heidegger (voice)
Jon Root ... Reeve Tuesti (voice)
Erin Cottrell ... Scarlet (voice)
William Salyers ... Palmer (voice)
Josh Bowman ... Rufus Shinra (voice)

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The world of Midgar is at the mercy of energy company Shinra; only the group of mercenaries known as AVALANCHE can stop them from bleeding the planet dry of its lifeline: the liquid Mako. Joining AVALANCHE for a one-time job, Cloud Strife is an ex-soldier suffering from amnesia; and in his helping AVALANCHE he will suffer haunting blasts from his past, totally out of his control. Cloud soon finds himself in the middle of a conspiracy that threatens all of Midgar: and his pursuit of recovering his memories. Written by Johnny

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Game development studio CyberConnect2 (known for their .hack// and Naruto: Ultimate Ninja franchises) was initially contracted to help develop the game with Square Enix, but in 2017, Square Enix decided to shift production focus internally. See more »

Quotes

Barrett Wallace: Get down here, merc.
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Soundtracks

Hollow
Music by Nobuo Uematsu
Vocals by Yosh
Lyrics by Kazushige Nojima
Lyrics translation by Ben Sabin, John Crow
Arrangement & synthesizer programming by Kenichiro Fukui
Performed by Eiji Otake, Yoshinobu Kojima, Takayuki Hijikata, Masahiro Itami, Chiharu Mikuzuki, Hideo Yamaki, Takayuki Oshigane (as Takayuki Oshikane) Strings
Recording & mixing engineer: Hiroyuki Akita
Recording studio: Onkio Haus, Studio: Sound City Setagaya
Musician & studio coordinator: Yuichi Uchida
Score copyist: Takayasu Seo
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I can't stop smiling...
18 April 2020 | by dvandenbrandtSee all my reviews

I am a die hard fan of the original FF7 game, so I was both thrilled as well as nervous about this remake. I mean, how can you top one of the best games ever made? Also, how do you manage to satisfy the lovers of old school 'turn based' action, as well as the next generation? Well, they actually managed to pull it off! Not just in terms of gameplay or graphics, but also the effort to go much more in depth with each character and side character. I am truly impressed by the creativity of the developers, who managed to stay true to the original plot, as well as surprise those who know the story so well.

Although the story only covers the Midgar part, FF7 Remake has all the characteristics of a full game and much, much more!


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Country:

Japan

Language:

Japanese | English

Release Date:

10 April 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Final Fantasy VII Remake See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago Illinois, USA

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Square Enix Company See more »
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