A new trailer for Final Fantasy 7: Rebirth was shown during Summer Game Fest, and fans think they’ve found the original game’s high winds.
reddit user mega flare What appears to be High Wind from behind the cliffs in the background grabs attention and appears to be creeping into the 2:20 trailer (above).
Highwind is an airship that appeared in the original Final Fantasy 7 that Cloud and crew will eventually unlock to travel quickly through the world of Gaia.
another reddit user However, I’m guessing Highwind may not be available in this game. This is in line with further elements of the Final Fantasy 7 story, such as the appearance of Sid, who has so far not been shown to appear in Rebirth. Highwind could therefore be booked for his third and final game in the remake trilogy.
“I think it will be covered in Part 3,” Cmedeiros15 said in a reply. “It could work similarly to Final Fantasy 10’s airship, which basically becomes a hub to return to in the third game.”
Ionic Moose disagreed, stating, “Looking at the open areas we’ve seen so far, we expect to be able to fly over the map and land at designated landmarks and landing strips, but we’re not expecting that.” You can see them doing it in the future,” he said. Final Fantasy 10 style, you can choose from a list,” they said.
Summer Game Fest’s lengthy trailer gives fans a chance to get a proper look at Rebirth for the first time in a year, unveiled at the end of a week of sometimes insightful, but often bizarre Q&A posts from Square Enix. it was done.
The publisher also boasted that Final Fantasy VII Rebirth will be physically sold on two discs, which fans found very interesting.
This year is shaping up to be a big one for Final Fantasy as a whole, with Final Fantasy 16 set to release on June 22nd and Final Fantasy 7: Ever Crisis closed beta already underway. As for Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth, we’re still waiting for an official release date, but we should have more details coming soon. For everything else revealed as Summer Game Fest, check out the full recap here.
Ryan Dinsdale is a freelance reporter for IGN. He will talk about witchers all day long.