Square Enix today announced that its action RPG Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII is now available in North America for the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, and for digital download on the PlayStation Network and Xbox 360 Games on Demand.
Featuring a brand-new story, world, characters and an enhanced gameplay system, Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII allows players direct control over iconic heroine in a constantly moving, expansive environment, as she quests to save a doomed world from complete destruction.
“We wanted to create a conclusive title with ‘Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII’ one that not only ties up Lightning’s storyline, but also provides players an extremely memorable and aesthetically visual gameplay experience,” said Yoshinori Kitase, producer. “We thank the community for their invaluable feedback during development, and are excited for fans to dive deep into this new ‘Final Fantasy’ universe.”
Additional downloadable content (DLC), including a Tomb Raider “Lara Croft” costume and Yuna’s “Sphere Hunter” costume from Final Fantasy X-2 provide more ways for players to extend their experience. Both DLC will be available for $3.99. Additionally, original Japanese Voice-Overs are available from today until February 25 as a free download. Following this two-week period, the Japanese Voice-Over Pack will be available for $3.99.
You can watch the Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII launch trailer below!