Final Fantasy 7: The First Soldier will receive a second season of content which will add new maps, a tournament mode and a new class.
Square Enix surprised many fans by announcing a Battle Royale spin-off for Final Fantasy 7 called Final Fantasy 7: The First Soldier. This was announced alongside other Final Fantasy 7 related projects, such as Ever Crisis: Final Fantasy 7 and Final Fantasy 7 Remake Intergrade. The first soldier acts as a prequel to the original JRPG, where it’s a battle royale shooter much like other titles like fortnite and PUBG Battlegrounds. The game has seen quite a bit of success already, as evidenced by a second season of content coming to the game soon.
Final Fantasy 7: The First Soldier has seen many periodic updates since release, with much of the content being added around new costumes and weapons. One of the latest cosmetics added includes costumes based on Final Fantasy 7: Advent Children, where players could earn skins based on Cloud, Tifa, and Barret’s appearances in the film. They may also have a chance to get Cloud’s motorcycle, Fenrir, as a skin, as well as his fusion sword as a weapon and item skins. The game will continue to receive support this year, with the announcement of a second season of content.
In this blog post on Final Fantasy 7: The First Soldier, the game’s creative director, Tetsuya Nomura, shows what will be included in this new season. According to a rough translation of the message, several new maps will be added to the game, as well as a “President’s Cup” tournament mode. This will feature large-scale competitions for players to participate in, with more details to be revealed in an upcoming broadcast. The biggest reveal however was a piece of promotional art for the second season, where a new class will be added.
The promotional artwork depicts an armored character with a spear, as well as a set of dragon wings. Many fans of the series will probably recognize this being Final FantasyThe basic Dragoon class, best known for its jumping and spearing abilities. While several other classes like Warrior, Sorcerer, Ninja, and Monk are already part of the game, this potential new addition might be a nice change for fans to try.
The post also notes that the team behind the game is looking to improve. Final Fantasy 7: The First Soldier In many ways. This includes balance changes in different classes, to address various feedback points that fans have given via a questionnaire. Although there is no set release date for this new season, Nomura ends the post in hopes that players will enjoy what is coming soon.
Final Fantasy 7: The First Soldier is now available for iOS and Android devices.
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