Final Fantasy IX PS4 Version Rated by PEGI, Here’s What We Know

September 18, 2017Written by Tyler Treese

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Those wishing for a Final Fantasy IX PS4 port can rest easy, as it looks like a port of the PC version is coming to PlayStation 4. The classic PlayStation role-playing game was rated by PEGI, the Pan European Game Information board today. Previously, Square Enix released the enhanced PC version of Final Fantasy VII on PlayStation 4, which came with a number of new features including the ability to become invincible and speed up the game.

Here’s the complete rating for Final Fantasy IX PS4:

Game: FINAL FANTASY IX
Publisher: Square Enix Ltd
Rating: The content of this game is suitable for persons aged 12 years and over only.
Description: It contains: Realistic looking violence towards non human looking characters – Non realistic looking violence towards human characters – Mild bad language

System: PlayStation 4
Genre: RPG
Release date: 2017-09-19

View both an overview of the game, and a look at the updated features outlined by Square Enix on the PC version’s Steam page:

Selling over five million copies since its release in 2000, FINAL FANTASY IX proudly returns!

Story

Zidane and the Tantalus Theater Troupe have kidnapped Princess Garnet, the heir of Alexandria. To their surprise, however, the princess herself yearned to escape the castle.
Through a series of unusual circumstances, she and her personal guard, Steiner, fall in with Zidane and set out on an incredible journey. Meeting unforgettable characters like Vivi and Quina along the way, they learn about themselves, the secrets of the Crystal, and a malevolent force that threatens to destroy their world.

Gameplay Features

・Abilities
Learn new abilities by equipping items. When fully mastered,these abilities can be used even without equipping items,allowing for nearly endless customization options.

・Trance
Fill your Trance gauge as you sustain hits in battle. When fully charged, your characters will enter Trance mode, granting them powerful new skills!

・Synthesis
Never let items go to waste. Combine two items or pieces of equipment together and make better, stronger items!

・Minigames
Whether it’s Chocobo Hot and Cold, Jump Rope, or Tetra Master, there are plenty of minigames to enjoy when you’re not off saving the world. You can even earn special item rewards!

Additional Features

・Achievements
・Seven game boosters including high speed and no encounter modes.
・Autosave
・High-definition movies and character models.

Could this be a Tokyo Game Show (non-)surprise? Time will tell.

[Source: Gematsu]