Everything That's Changed With Final Fantasy 8 Remastered Edition

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  • Final Fantasy Union
    Final Fantasy Union   1 months back

    We're beyond excited to play Final Fantasy 8 all over again... so much nostalgia! We hope you guys enjoyed the video - how many of you are intending to pick the game up on the 3rd Sept? (which is coincidentally Darryl's birthday, so thanks for the nice birthday present Square Enix!)

    • Riko J. Amado
      Riko J. Amado  4 weeks back

      I don't mind if there is no voice acting. I'm fine with that. But the deal-maker or breaker will be whether they were able to keep Faye Wong's "Eyes on Me."

    • Amer Naik
      Amer Naik  4 weeks back

      I would love to as it was my first final fantasy game but I am not buying a switch. Cuz I am broke AF. But if it was a remastered Chrono Cross. I'd sell my blood.

    • Supreme_VII
      Supreme_VII  1 months back

      it was right before mine, so happy birthday, Darryl. I'm going to Timber.

    • ExodusCore
      ExodusCore  1 months back

      The hell did they do to Squall's face? He is supposed to be a bishonen, but they made him look like a 12 year old.

    • Nancy King-Hoffman
      Nancy King-Hoffman  1 months back

      I need to know did they change siren and rynona from teen friendly to more a adult friendly game did they destroy what was a teenager game to a more mature rated game how could they possibly think that was right in any way shape or form 😔💙💔

  • TheSimplyJJP
    TheSimplyJJP  11 hours back

    The amount of disdain in the Final Fantasy community for this remaster is truly depressing. Yes things don't look the same, but that doesn't you should completely write it off. This hate for the new character models is ridiculous.

    • David Fredrickson
      David Fredrickson  12 hours back

      Picked this up the 1st. Finished it Sunday.
      So many memories mixed up in this game. The remaster looks good and played quite well on the PS4.

      • xSS4x
        xSS4x  3 days back

        The junction system was garbage so i'm glad we have all these mods now.
        I believe the original had a bug when you completed all the game card not displaying the title correctly . . .
        And those who complained about the superior soundtrack in FF X HD are crazy lol

        • AtticusRh0des
          AtticusRh0des  3 days back

          Square enix does NOT wipe their source codes, the US branch might after translation, but Japan has EVERYTHING archived, FFVIII(To Square Japan) wasnt profitable they tested the waters with steam but of all the FF's on steam it did the most poorly so they ignore it just like FFXIII.

          • Dwain Mayfield
            Dwain Mayfield  4 days back

            I'll read an ad free site, bullshit ad mid video

            • Jennifer Herd
              Jennifer Herd  5 days back

              The fan-made images of Squall at 4:47. I can't stop laughing.

              • jacobibrahim10
                jacobibrahim10  1 weeks back

                What i hated the of ff8 was the long waiting time. Loading screens en slow pase. Junction system was 10+.

                • Patman_For_Sure
                  Patman_For_Sure  1 weeks back

                  Playing 8 now.

                  To say I am hooked would be an understatement.

                  The feeling of the gsme is SOOOOOO GOOD!!

                  • Jay Nartz
                    Jay Nartz  2 weeks back

                    Huhu this game need a remake not remaster. But imma try this.

                    • Knees
                      Knees  2 weeks back

                      I'm still not a fan of the arbitrary cheat codes on hand at all times.

                      • BoomyManlyMan _
                        BoomyManlyMan _  2 weeks back

                        Squall in 1999 looks like a Old School Runescape character.

                        • ThisBruh
                          ThisBruh  2 weeks back

                          what remix of fragments of memories is this?

                          • Stewart M
                            Stewart M  2 weeks back

                            FFVIII was the worst FF8 until 13 and 15. Hated 8.

                            • Lulu Banzai
                              Lulu Banzai  2 weeks back

                              what is a "Funnel Fantasy"?

                              • Akin Khoo
                                Akin Khoo  3 weeks back

                                chocobo world was in the original international release for asia. it wasn't just for japan.

                                • Stephane Fernández García

                                  Fragments of memories in the background...this emotions...

                                  • Ifrit Rivera
                                    Ifrit Rivera  3 weeks back

                                    Is there a petition for Squenix to discontinue their Dissidia models for Squall and Rinoa in future games? If there is none can we start one already?

                                    • Charles Lescoe
                                      Charles Lescoe  3 weeks back

                                      8 is and always will be my Favorite Final Fantasy. Also I love Quistis. My perfect woman 😌

                                      • Lusen Skin Care
                                        Lusen Skin Care  3 weeks back

                                        I'm in love with squall lionheart, his face, body,his characther so cool,i was even change my hair style like rinoa lol

                                        • Tommy Vercetti
                                          Tommy Vercetti  3 weeks back

                                          10:00 lol what? That would be like the most useful feature to avoid the awful grinding of magic that made this game my least liked FFVIII. I would've just wait until I found a mob that has one particular spell, draw a couple of them and then just boost it to 99. It would also make magic in the game actually usable.

                                          • ashleyofoz
                                            ashleyofoz  3 weeks back

                                            I was so excited when I heard about this....and then I found out it’s just Dissidia models that don’t match the cutscenes and cheats from the PC port and I was sorely disappointed . We get it Squenix, you don’t care about this game and that’s why you don’t give it the time of day. But why throw us this half assed garbage and call it a “remaster”? That’s not what this is. It’s laziness. I’d gladly wait a couple years for you to at least redo the backgrounds and make the models look like their cutscene counterparts. I’m so mad about this. My favorite game. Sigh.

                                            • austinseph1
                                              austinseph1  3 weeks back

                                              Ever since my childhood FF8 held a special place in my heart, and squall was my (albeit seriously flawed lol) role model when I was just a kid who had no Idea what was really going on In life. He helped me be strong and even chose my hair cut for my high school years. Now that I am 27 I cant help but always look back at the days of playing it on my PS7 as very fond memories. I would not be remotely the same right now If I had never played FF8, and Its still by far my favorite.

                                              • Literally MyUsername
                                                Literally MyUsername  3 weeks back

                                                Squall's eyes look awful.

                                                • Ahmed Al Ayoubi
                                                  Ahmed Al Ayoubi  3 weeks back

                                                  Looks exactly the same except for the dissidia faces

                                                  • K Fox
                                                    K Fox  3 weeks back

                                                    I remembered getting the official guide with this when I got it and I was loosing my shit trying to figure out how to get the benefits from Chocobo World only to find out it was only available in Japan.

                                                    • Austin Hunter
                                                      Austin Hunter  3 weeks back

                                                      I'm beyond hateful to not play this game again. If I could I'd probably enjoy it but I live to be put down into the dirt like a worm.

                                                      • Albert Twangle
                                                        Albert Twangle  3 weeks back

                                                        I subscribed to your channel say thank you or I’ll unsubscribe

                                                        • Marcus Breathnach
                                                          Marcus Breathnach  3 weeks back

                                                          Almost 4 minutes before the video got to the point COME ON

                                                          • Aliana Jacobs
                                                            Aliana Jacobs  3 weeks back

                                                            This is the first final fantasy I ever played. It's really special to me, I want this!

                                                            • Kurls
                                                              Kurls  3 weeks back

                                                              I got this a few days ago and it's been so much fun to replay! I was 16 when I first played this almost 20 years ago. I even dug out my old walk through guides 😁 must say that the 3x option is brilliant when drawing magic...I also forgot how much I used to play triple triad as that is probably the best side game in any ff ever

                                                              • Andre Dellamorte
                                                                Andre Dellamorte  3 weeks back

                                                                Incomplete.

                                                                • SL Lee
                                                                  SL Lee  3 weeks back

                                                                  FF8 is the best of the fantasy series.

                                                                  • Lloyd Johannessen
                                                                    Lloyd Johannessen  3 weeks back

                                                                    My only real Complaint about this Game is that you can't Name all the Main Characters.

                                                                    • MrDrewseph
                                                                      MrDrewseph  3 weeks back

                                                                      4:3 > 16:9

                                                                      • Jeremiah Ross
                                                                        Jeremiah Ross  4 weeks back

                                                                        FF8 was my first final fantasy. I had just received a Playstation for Christmas and saw the game sitting on the shelf at Toys R Us. I was pretty naive to gaming at that age. My first system was a SNES and all I really had on that was Mario. The moment the first cutscene opened I was hooked. I had to pick up my jaw off the floor.

                                                                        • Andy Samin
                                                                          Andy Samin  4 weeks back

                                                                          Remaster is really dope but the DAMN boosters + cheats ruin it with every remaster.

                                                                          • K Fox
                                                                            K Fox  3 weeks back

                                                                            It's no different from having a gameshark back in the day. Just don't use them.

                                                                          • sandra doyle
                                                                            sandra doyle  3 weeks back

                                                                            Why? You don‘t have to use them.

                                                                        • QOTSANIN SOADKORN
                                                                          QOTSANIN SOADKORN  4 weeks back

                                                                          find the Qhimm Site + Discord for more changes we're making though... porting over our steam 2013 mods atm... they've made it hard to fix the field textures / world map again...
                                                                          but gameplay mods are mostly easy to port over (about half the enemy DATs got changed though, to suit new model/textures, like 3 enemies + bosses) ...
                                                                          first thing i did to my own "remaster" was fix Squall Jaundice issue... why must they try to make him look like "FFDNT Squall"...
                                                                          finishing up work on Upscaling (AI) + hue/color adjusted FMVs + even now have a handful of FMVs from a rare square dvd (2000 era) giving us a better result then the 1440x960 they have included here... also we even have one switch fan, who is happily testing out ports of the mods for that platform too... (mp4 FMVs for Switch... instead of PC version's .AVI (VP8 Codec)
                                                                          oh and they left the OGG audio at 160 kbps... really guys? couldn't of given us 192-320? (sigh at Dotemu) .. also very easy to replace dotemu splashscreen with a custom trailer...

                                                                          • Fawkk YuTuu
                                                                            Fawkk YuTuu  4 weeks back

                                                                            Remake Xenogears! please. That game could've been the best JRPG ever made , even better than Final Fantasy VII if they had just finished the second disc!
                                                                            They took funds away from Xenogears to develop Final Fantasy VIII. It's a shame but If any Square game truly NEEDS A REMAKE It's Xenogears. It's still one of the best PS1 games.

                                                                            • Dan
                                                                              Dan  4 weeks back

                                                                              We want remake,we want a remake. Lightning is dumb! Wasted so much time with ff13 and sequels, Final Fantasy Died that day. Story made no sense, watch spoony ones review, and that's exactly what it is. What a waste of friggin time. REMAKE REMAKE REMAKE FF8 After FF7 AND THEN FF9

                                                                              • Cygnus Orb
                                                                                Cygnus Orb  4 weeks back

                                                                                I'd like to see it get the VII treatment in the future. I loved VIII sooOoOOOOOoOO much.

                                                                                • Riko J. Amado
                                                                                  Riko J. Amado  4 weeks back

                                                                                  All I want to know is whether they have kept Faye Wong's "Eyes on Me." If they didn't, I'm out!

                                                                                  • Ino ry
                                                                                    Ino ry  4 weeks back

                                                                                    played it as a kid and it was my very first RPG back then. Never forgot about it and i'm soo happy it got remastered :D

                                                                                    • Aoi
                                                                                      Aoi  4 weeks back

                                                                                      Did they ever fix the endgame time compression. What I mean is, even after you complete the game, the towns and other areas stayed blocked off from entering. Is there any post game? To me that is the weak factor of the psone FFs and some of the older ones. I would have gotten to the post game for VI, had the app stayed playable. It just blacks out and closes out of the game. SE has been updating all other games on googleplay, but FFVI.

                                                                                      • Freesheep
                                                                                        Freesheep  4 weeks back

                                                                                        Given the PC version has mods with new character models and things. * cough * PCs rule

                                                                                        • Markos Greek
                                                                                          Markos Greek  4 weeks back

                                                                                          Is there anyway for full screen ?

                                                                                          • Noe Escobar III
                                                                                            Noe Escobar III  4 weeks back

                                                                                            Chrono Cross should be remastered like this

                                                                                            • KnightBearGames
                                                                                              KnightBearGames  4 weeks back

                                                                                              But because the remaster sucks ass, and there's so few differences, 4 minutes of this 12 minute video had to be spent on an intro and an origin story just so you could pad out the length.