Final Fantasy XV Release Year “Roughly Decided,” Says Game Director

November 10, 2014Written by Jason Dunning


Back in September,Final Fantasy XV Game Director Hajime Tabata revealed that the game’s development was roughly 55% completed from when he joined the project two years ago, but it’s “still going to take a while” before we actually see the finished product.

While it’s not a release date confirmation, Tabata spoke with GameKult at Paris Games Week last week, revealing that they’re hiring more people to help development:

The number of developers on the project is actually a serious issue. We’re going to need a little more manpower as we start working towards the master build, so we’ve started recruiting more developers.

Even with the team on a hiring spree, Tabata added, “A target in terms of which year and season the game will be released has been roughly decided. It might be a little bit after what you’re probably hoping for, though.”

Do you think Tabata’s comment means we’ll see Final Fantasy XV on PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in 2015, 2016 or 2017?

[Source: GameKult via Gematsu]