London (17th March 2010) – Square Enix Ltd., the publisher of Square Enix® interactive entertainment products in Europe and other PAL territories, today announces a FINAL FANTASY® XIII LARGER-THAN-LIFE GALLERY™ is available to download now from the App Store for the iPhone® and iPod® touch, priced €6.99 / £5.49.
To celebrate the launch of FINAL FANTASY XIII, released on 9th March 2010, SQUARE ENIX has released a special digital art book featuring official high-resolution images from the world of FINAL FANTASY XIII.
All the images featured in the Application can be enlarged and reduced using the platforms’ multi-touch functionality. By enlarging the beautiful mastered CG images, which feature in the game’s advertising campaigns, fans can see for themselves all the elaborative and extraordinary details which the designers particularly focused on during the creative processes - from the minute lifelike detail of the eye colours and fingertips, to the beautifully designed and embellished outfits and accessories. The App also features a clock and calendar function which can be added on the top of any image within the gallery.
The LARGER-THAN-LIFE GALLERY is available exclusively via the App Store.
Product name: FINAL FANTASY XIII LARGER-THAN-LIFE GALLERY
Platform: iPhone /iPod touch
Genre: Digital photo album
Release date: 17th March 2010
RRP: €6.99 / £5.49 each (available worldwide via App Store)
Copyright: ©2009, 2010 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.
CHARACTER DESIGN: TETSUYA NOMURA
About FINAL FANTASY XIII
FINAL FANTASY XIII marks the dawning of a new era for the celebrated series, bringing the game to multiple hi-definition consoles simultaneously for the first time in its history. The game was released on 9th March 2010 and is available for both the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system and Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft.
Expanding upon the rich tradition of the series, producer Yoshinori Kitase (FINAL FANTASY VII, X, X-2), director Motomu Toriyama (FINAL FANTASY VII, X, X-2), character designer Tetsuya Nomura (FINAL FANTASY V, VI, VII, VIII, X) and art director Isamu Kamikokuryo (FINAL FANASY X, XII) combine their creative vision to deliver the latest masterpiece in the FINAL FANTASY universe. Additionally, Masashi Hamauzu (FINAL FANTASY X, DIRGE of CERBERUS -FINAL FANTASY VII-) presents a sweeping soundtrack while movie director Takeshi Nozue (FINAL FANTASY VII ADVENT CHILDREN) and his team of artists adorn the game with seamless cinematic sequences of unparalleled calibre.
For more information about FINAL FANTASY XIII, please visit the Official Website at www.finalfantasy13game.com