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Final Fantasy XIII: HD scans

Final Fantasy XIII: HD scans

This time, V-Jump magazine's scans from Final Fantasy XIII are available in superior quality, so here's the result thanks to FF-Xii.net.


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Commented on 2008-01-20 15:38:37
HOLY SHIT ast the Third one! ... it has to be CG .... :O
Commented on 2008-01-20 15:44:34 In reply to alimokrane
Posted by alimokrane
HOLY SHIT ast the Third one! ... it has to be CG .... :O
Definitely CG.
Commented on 2008-01-20 16:11:23
*Drools*
Commented on 2008-01-20 16:22:16
Final Fantasy games are king for showing cg predominately
Commented on 2008-01-20 16:46:30
I just noticed that Lightning's sword is actually quite small.
Commented on 2008-01-20 17:05:39 In reply to FormlessLikeWater
Posted by FormlessLikeWater
I just noticed that Lightning's sword is actually quite small.
Well, she's a woman, so she doesn't experience sword envy.
Commented on 2008-01-20 17:44:57
yes this is all CG. Seems the pictures are taken from the TGS 07 trailer that Shane described on 1up yours
Commented on 2008-01-20 18:12:28 In reply to Koosbing
Posted by Koosbing
Well, she's a woman, so she doesn't experience sword envy.
I always thought it was bigger because it was a gunblade.
Commented on 2008-01-20 19:16:42 In reply to FormlessLikeWater
Posted by FormlessLikeWater
I always thought it was bigger because it was a gunblade.
Maybe its a pistol blade :P

Scans looks good, but i wish they would show us something in game for once.
Commented on 2008-01-20 19:20:36
CG is one the things that I want see more from squareenix because they are very best at it. It is always nice have a wow effect when see those incredibly made cg movies :)
Commented on 2008-01-20 19:34:08
Hmm maybe, but at this rate we will end up with a CGI blu-ray movie with a couple hours of gameplay ..
Commented on 2008-01-20 19:37:37
Looks more like 'The Fifth Element' to me and less like a Final Fantasy game. I think a true next gen sequel to Final Fantasy VII would have been the best direction to go. At its time, the game did everything right.
Commented on 2008-01-20 19:56:50
all cgi pretty much.

just look at screenshots of other FF games compared to the final product, SQ love there cgi screenshots.
Commented on 2008-01-20 20:11:59
Definently beautiful shots

i like the contract between vs and ff13, ff13 is very colourful and fantasy like, yet vs is very dark and almost set in modern world.. cars, roads, buildings etc


I don't mind CG, i mean, it was for the CG work i used to play games..i remember playing RE2 on my playstation, putting hours in my ff games hoping to see the next beautiful CG cutscene. Loved it!

I know alot of artwork, sketches and pre production work happens, why don't they release a massive artbook? i would love to collect them. I've got 2 by yoji shinkawa, love to have some from ff creators
Commented on 2008-01-20 20:16:26
ZOMFG The girl in screen 3 is Final Fantasy XIII's Rikku! PERIOD! O_O
Commented on 2008-01-20 20:23:42
I'm actually loving the art direction. I just hope the guys don't ALL look like girls.
Commented on 2008-01-20 20:42:40
imagine what the enemy is going to look like, the main one anyway!
Commented on 2008-01-20 21:50:57 In reply to Kadajj
Posted by Kadajj
CG is one the things that I want see more from squareenix because they are very best at it. It is always nice have a wow effect when see those incredibly made cg movies :)
its also nice to see what the actual game looks like.
Commented on 2008-01-21 00:14:21
The art is awesome! <3 Can't wait for this game
Commented on 2008-01-21 00:25:22
Just so we are clear, there weren't any male characters in these pics right? Are there any male characters at all in this game?
Commented on 2008-01-21 01:38:59 In reply to Xerx3s
Posted by Xerx3s
Just so we are clear, there weren't any male characters in these pics right? Are there any male characters at all in this game?
you dont see the dude in the first scan pointing the gun? And the versus guy in the black?

i dont understand why some people cant tell the difference, its clear to me. just cuz the guys have long spiky hair doesnt make them look like girls. Quite frankly if the Versus XIII guy was a chick id be deeply desturbed. Oh well, guess not everyone is interested in details.
Commented on 2008-01-21 02:54:41
Xion, they need to be MANLY and RUGGED. With beards and muscles. And spit out bad one liners.
Commented on 2008-01-21 03:51:57
LOL pople seem to forget that 99.9% of FF that's shown is CG
Commented on 2008-01-21 04:06:51 In reply to FormlessLikeWater
Posted by FormlessLikeWater
Xion, they need to be MANLY and RUGGED. With beards and muscles. And spit out bad one liners.
lol yeah that's the problem
Commented on 2008-01-21 07:38:19 In reply to FormlessLikeWater
Posted by FormlessLikeWater
Xion, they need to be MANLY and RUGGED. With beards and muscles. And spit out bad one liners.
Says who?
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