Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII for PS3

On: PS3Xbox 360

Billed as the concluding chapter to the story of Lightning, the new game gives players direct control over the iconic heroine in a "constantly moving, expansive environment" in a quest to save a doomed world from complete destruction.

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7Out of 10

News

Final Fantasy XIII is coming to PC next month

Entire FFXIII trilogy heading to Steam by spring 2015.

2 Publish date Sep 18

UK Video Game Chart: The LEGO Movie Videogame is No.1

Lightning Returns also new at No.3.

1 Publish date Feb 17

Why do numbered Final Fantasy games take so long to develop? Square explains

Kitase defends sticking with Lightning for so long.

1 Publish date Feb 13

Lightning Returns: It’s About Time

Lightning Returns' time mechanic isn't just an interesting way of structuring the game. It also represents a welcome evolution for the XIII series.

3 Publish date Feb 11

Lara Croft costume DLC coming to Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy 13

Dress up lightning as the famous tomb raider.

3 Publish date Feb 5

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Super Mario 3D World fails to catalyse Wii U sales in Japan

The highly acclaimed cooperative platformer is easily outsold by Square's Lightning Returns.

2 Publish date Nov 27

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Game Stats

Release Date: 14/02/2014
Developer: Square Enix
Publisher: Square Enix
Genre: Action
Rating: PEGI 16+
Site Rank: 1,218 96
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