2022.10.03 SERVICES

Chocobo Time Trials Come to FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER! Halloween Skins are Also Here to Celebrate the Season

Ateam Entertainment Inc. (headquarters: Nagoya, Japan; president: Yukimasa Nakauchi) and SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. (headquarters: Tokyo, Japan; president: Yosuke Matsuda) are proud to announce that limited-time chocobo time trials are available in FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER from October 3rd, 2022.



■Speed Through Chocobo Time Trials Now!

New chocobo time trials are available at various locations around the map with the latest update! Pass through a gate on your chocobo to begin a time trial, and reach all the checkpoints within 30 seconds to clear it, which will earn you rewards from limited-time challenges, including up to 50 Special Shinra Pack tickets! Chocobo feed is also available in login bonuses to help make your chocobo fit for the challenge.


Availability of Chocobo Time Trial Challenges: Until 10/12/2022 01:59 UTC

*The special title will continue to be obtainable after the challenges end.

Event Trailer: https://youtu.be/FK9FPX8LjWQ




■Get Spooky with Halloween-Themed Skins!

Shop Availability: Until 11/1/2022 01:59 UTC




■Future Updates

Updates on the development of the game will be posted on our official website, social media accounts, and Discord server.

Official Site: https://www.ffviifs.com/en/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/FFVII_FS_EN

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/FF7FS/

Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ffvii_fs/

Discord Server: https://discord.gg/nxMWXePAfg

Feast at the Gold Saucer Trailer: https://youtu.be/iuo6zAIJukg




■Available Now on the App Store and Google Play

App Store: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/ffvii-the-first-soldier/id1536906780

Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.square_enix.android_googleplay.ff7fsww&hl=en




FINAL FANTASY VII THE FIRST SOLDIER is a high-octane battle royale action game infused with RPG elements from the FINAL FANTASY series. Set in Midgar prior to the events of FINAL FANTASY VII, players fight to join the ranks of Shinra’s elite SOLDIER unit while utilizing spells, weapons, and special abilities to defeat opponents and emerge victorious. Tetsuya Nomura, creative director of the FINAL FANTASY VII series, is also handling creative direction of this official entry into the COMPILATION OF FINAL FANTASY VII.

TGS 2021 Trailer: https://youtu.be/Vnbr7SG3bag




Release Date: November 17, 2021

Genre: Battle Royale

Platform: iOS, Android

Price: Free to play (in-app purchases available)

Distribution: Worldwide (excluding mainland China)

Languages: English, French, German, Spanish (Europe), Spanish (Latin America), Japanese, Traditional Chinese, Korean, Thai

Rights: © 1997, 2021, 2022 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.

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Released in 1997, FINAL FANTASY VII enthralled players with its emotional story, appealing characters, and engrossing cutscenes that utilized cutting-edge technology. To date, the title has sold over 13.9 million copies* worldwide.


■About the FINAL FANTASY Series

Starting with the original in 1987, FINAL FANTASY is a series of Japanese roleplaying games that has garnered worldwide acclaim with its technologically advanced graphics, original world settings, and deep stories. Thanks in part to its active expansion into western markets, it has accumulated over 168 million total sales* worldwide.

*Combined physical and digital sales