Tetsuya Nomura News

Tetsuya Nomura is often known as the principle character designer on many Final Fantasy games, but he has also been heavily involved in other aspects too. He is heading up the Final Fantasy VII Remake and was the original director of Final Fantasy Versus XIII (now Final Fantasy XV). He also served as one of the creative mind behind games such as Final Fantasy VII and Dissidia: Final Fantasy.

Check back for news relating to Tetsuya Nomura in the future, he's bound to be involved with something.


Final Fantasy VII Remake - 7 months ago

Tetsuya Nomura reveals Compilation of FFVII is not canon to FFVII Remake

Tetsuya Nomura, the director of Final Fantasy VII Remake has revealed in an interview with multiple French websites including Finaland that the Compilation of Final Fantasy VII is not canon to Final Fantasy VII Remake. This was revealed...

Final Fantasy VII Remake - 7 months ago

New Final Fantasy VII Remake screenshots shown at Magic 2017

At the 2017 Monaco Anime Game International Conferences, Tetsuya Nomura, director of Final Fantasy VII Remake presented two new in-game screenshots of Final Fantasy VII Remake. The first one shows Cloud in a stealth situation and the sec...

Final Fantasy XV - 1 year ago

Final Fantasy E3 2016 Recap: Regalia Type-F Airship, Nomura Talks, Final Fantasy XII Sequels + More

Now E3 has drawn to a close, it’s time to catch-up on any information you might have missed! That means I'm here again to get you up to date with all of the latest information from Final Fantasy XV and beyond. E3 certainly brought us s...


Final Fantasy VII Remake - 1 year ago

Nomura: Final Fantasy VII Remake 'Still A While Away'

Things have been very quiet on the Final Fantasy VII Remake front at this year's E3, but Japanese publication Famitsu still managed to squeeze a question in when they spoke with the game's director, Tetsuya Nomura. In the interview, whic...

Final Fantasy VII Remake - 2 years ago

Speculation: Final Fantasy VII Remake To Feature Advent Children Cast

In a recent interview with Dengeki PlayStation, Tetsuya Nomura and Yoshinori Kitase discuss a bit about the Final Fantasy VII Remake's voice acting and in a way have hinted that the Advent Children cast might be reprising their roles. ...

Final Fantasy VII Remake - 2 years ago

Final Fantasy VII Remake Will Be A Multi-Part Series

Following on from yesterday's trailer announcement during the PlayStation Experience, the Final Fantasy VII Remake has now bee...

Final Fantasy VII Remake - 2 years ago

Nomura Has Faced Internal Opposition About Final Fantasy VII Remake Changes

Ever since the announcement of the fabled Final Fantasy VII Remake at E3 2015, speculation has been rife amongst fans about potential changes to the original game. However, it doesn't seem as though that has been isolated to just fans, with staff within Square Enix also resistant to changing Final...

Final Fantasy VII Remake - 2 years ago

Final Fantasy VII Remake Confirmed With Tetsuya Nomura As Director

It's been rumoured and talked about for years, but it's now been confirmed that Square Enix are producing a full-on Final Fantasy VII Remake! The announcement came during Sony's E3 2015 press conference and as expected, it has caused the internet to explode a little! We don't know a great deal...

Square Enix - 3 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura Customizes A PS4 Faceplate For One Lucky Fan

In honor of PlayStation's 20th Anniversary, Japan's Dengeki PlayStation is offering their readers a chance to win a customised PlayStation 4 faceplate from a select group of prominent people within the Japanese games industry including Tetsuya Nomura. Nomura's faceplate, of course, features a profile sketch of Cloud Strife along with ...


Square Enix - 3 years ago

Official Video Released of the Hatsune Miku x Tetsuya Nomura Project

Although the project was initially presented as a part of Tetsuya Nomura's appearance at the New York Comic Con last month, Square Enix has now released the official version of the Hatsune Miku x Tetsuya Nomura collaboration in HD. Watch Mikup as she lights up and flies around in space landing...

Play Arts - 3 years ago

First Images of Tetsuya Nomura's Catwoman Play Arts Kai Released

Seems like Tetsuya Nomura has been plenty busy with the Square Enix merchandise department. The second Nomura designed DC Comics Play Arts Kai has been revealed this week and she looks purr-fect. As ...

Play Arts - 3 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura Designed Hatsune Miku Play Arts Kai Figure Announced

Much like the Batman Play Arts Kai which was announced at San Diego Comic Con, Square Enix have announced another Tetsuya Nomura designed Play Arts Kai; Hatsune Miku. ...


Square Enix - 3 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura Heading To New York Comic Con

Much like how he did for San Diego Comic Con, Tetsuya Nomura will be heading to yet another con in the states and this time he's headed to the East Coast. New York Comic Con is happening this coming weekend and Nomura will be available for fans to meet on October...

Final Fantasy XV - 3 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura On FFXV: 'It Was The Company's Decision'

Many speculated whether or not Tetsuya Nomura would've been able to handle the development of both Kingdom Hearts III and Final Fantasy XV. Nomura has finally broken the silent over his recent departure from Final Fantasy XV in an interview with Famitsu. "It was the company's decision, I can't say anything...

Final Fantasy VII - 3 years ago

Final Fantasy VII G-Bike Offers Customizable Motorcycles and More

The trailer for Final Fantasy VII: G-Bike which premiered at TGS 2014, offered some insight on just how much CyberConnect2 is adding to this iOS/Android port. What once was simply a small mini-game inside Final Fantasy VII is now a well developed racer game in its own right. From the trailer,...


Final Fantasy XV - 3 years ago

Final Fantasy XV Blow Out At TGS 2014, New Director, Trailer, + More

When Square Enix initially showed their lineup for TGS 2014, Final Fantasy XV was notably absent. However, Square Enix have pulled a nice surprise at TGS 2014 offering some new information and new footage for Final Fantasy XV. First off, Tetsuya Nomura is no longer director of Final Fantasy XV. Hajime...

Play Arts - 3 years ago

Tetsuya Nomura Discusses Batman PlayArts Kai, Leaves Hints For The Next Figure

By now most of you have seen the Batman PlayArts Kai making the rounds on the internet. What you probably didn't know was that the design was originally for a project that has since been cancelled. Tetsuya Nomura was approached when the Square Enix merchandise team started expanding their DC collection....

Play Arts - 3 years ago

SDCC Autograph Qualifying Final Fantasy PlayArts Kai Figures Revealed

As previously mentioned, in order to meet Tetsuya Nomura at San Diego Comic Con, you will need to purchase a PlayArts Kai figure from the Square Enix Booth. They've already revealed the ...