This game is rated PEGI 16+
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Final Fantasy VII Remake Review
Posted: 7 months ago, last updated 3 months ago.
In the game you take on real-time action with strategic and role-playing elements. This is updated from the original, while aiming to still be true to that game’s intent. By splitting the game into parts, the developer aims to give players more substantial access to areas in the game that were previously inaccessible. It’s a chance to visit a classic game world and dig deeper, not just visually but in the narrative and environment. Connect with unforgettable characters, engage in incredible battles, and experience a story that captivated a generation.
Final Fantasy VII Remake
Final Fantasy VII Remake Demo
Final Fantasy VII Remake Digital Deluxe Edition
Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade
Final Fantasy VII Remake Intergrade Digital Deluxe Edition
Does not offer in-game purchases, 'loot boxes' or 'battle/season passes'. As well as the demo, there are different versions available:
- Final Fantasy VII Remake
- Final Fantasy VII Remake Deluxe Edition with Cactuar Summon Materia, Carbuncle Summon Materia, Digital Artbook, Digital Mini-Soundtrack
Rated PEGI 16 for depictions of realistic looking violence towards human-like characters. This game contains infrequent depictions of realistic looking violence towards human-like characters. The majority of instances take place during the games cutscenes. One instance shows a group of men being beaten up in hand to hand combat. The reactions to the violence are realistic in nature, with the men screaming and grunting in pain as they are beaten and knocked unconscious. Another pertinent scene shows two characters being stabbed through the chest. While the initial penetration is obscured from the camera, you can later see the blade impaling them and their panicked reaction to being attacked. After the blade is removed, their bodies slump to the floor where they remain.
ESRB TEEN for Language, Suggestive Themes, Use of Alcohol and Tobacco, Violence. Characters use swords, staffs, guns, and magic spells to battle fantastical monsters and human soldiers; combat is highlighted by cries of pain, impact sounds, and explosions. Cutscenes also depict instances of violence: characters impaled by swords (off-camera); a man shot repeatedly while on a stairwell. Some female characters wear revealing outfits (e.g., deep cleavage); one scene depicts a man ogling women's bodies while making suggestive hand gestures and hip movements. The game contains some alcohol content: ordering “something hard and bitter” and watching a character drink; searching for a person at the “Drunkards' Den”; watching characters drunk and slurring their speech. One cutscene depicts a character smoking a cigar. The words “sh*t,” “a*shole,” and “pr*ck” appear in the dialogue.
In addition to the official rating, parents should note implied sexual violence in some scenes. At one point in the female game characters are sent into a room of men with implications that this is for sexual purposes.
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