Bringing mobile games to the big consoles is nothing new. It has been done before with Fate/Stay Night and the recently released Naruto to Boruto: Shinobi Strikers. Square Enix is jumping on the conversion station by revealing the trailer for their mobile game based on Final Fantasy XV. Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition follows the same plotline as its parent title, although it eliminates the open world of the original, in addition to many sidequests in favor of a more focused experience. Exploration and combat from behind the back to a Zelda-inspired overhead view making it suitable for touchscreen devices. Also, the graphics have been toned down and the characters have been “chibified.” Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition HD is now available on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One. Nintendo Switch owners will have to wait a bit longer.
Final Fantasy XV: Pocket Edition was originally released February 8, 2018 for Android and IOS, and June 6, 2018 for Windows.