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Analysis

FFXV fan theories and observations archive now live!

August 4, 2017 0 comments

The expansion promised for our Final Fantasy XV lore archive when we posted it last month is finally here!

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Cloud’s Super Smash Bros. trailer analyzed

November 13, 2015 0 comments
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Audiobooks

The Lifestream Presents: “Case of Shin-Ra” audiobook

March 11, 2016 2 comments

We’re proud to present the final in our series of Final Fantasy VII audiobooks, “On The Way To A Smile – Case of Shin-Ra”.

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The Lifestream Presents: “Case of Nanaki”

August 10, 2013 10 comments

TLS Presents: Final Fantasy XIII -Episode i-

September 25, 2012 12 comments
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Commentaries

A Fan’s Eye View: Final Fantasy Unlimited Episodes 23, 24 and 25, AKA IT’S OVER!

July 11, 2012 0 comments

Yes, it’s finally over. 25 long, insane, barely coherent episodes, we’re done with all the animated Final Fantasy Unlimited that exists. Oh, and we finally get some plot at the end. It’ll be hard to miss, it’s the part where

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Community events

Join us for E3 2017!

June 10, 2017 0 comments

Join us on Twitch for our live reactions to the biggest gaming show of the year!

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Thank you KupoCon!

March 30, 2017 0 comments

Join us at Mind the Pom!

March 25, 2017 0 comments
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Compilation

Deepground Lobbies unlocked

November 10, 2016 2 comments

Come and see the hub that once belonged only to the Dirge of Cerberus Multiplayer!

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Final Fantasy VII G-Bike headed to Mobile

June 10, 2014 15 comments
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Editorials

Editorial: Change is Good – the Evolving World of MMOs

April 10, 2017 0 comments

Jason Tandro discusses the ever-changing nature of massively multiplayer online games and the futility of trying do everything they have to offer.

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Final Fantasy VII: A Childhood Legacy

February 22, 2017 0 comments

Editorial: The Under-Rated Overworld Map

August 27, 2016 1 comment

Final Fantasy XV: the next No Man’s Sky?

August 22, 2016 0 comments
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Final Fantasy series

See Cloud in action in Dissidia NT

June 12, 2017 0 comments

Cloud, Lightning, Tidus and Warrior of Light have each been given their own Dissidia NT preview video.

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Sephiroth heading to Mobius Final Fantasy

February 3, 2017 0 comments
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Final Fantasy VII

Final Fantasy VII candidate for Video Game Hall of Fame

March 31, 2017 0 comments

Final Fantasy VII is among the 12 finalists for the World Video Game Hall of Fame’s class of 2017.

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Scenario for FFVII Remake Part One is complete

December 15, 2015 5 comments

iOS Launch Trailer for Final Fantasy VII

August 19, 2015 0 comments

FFVII PC Port still coming to PS4

June 24, 2015 0 comments

Most Entertaining FFVII Remake Reactions

June 17, 2015 3 comments
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Final Fantasy VII Remake

Final Fantasy VII Remake shifts development in-house

May 29, 2017 0 comments

Development shifts from CyberConnect2 to a fully internal team at Square Enix.

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Remake voice acting almost complete – Kitase

February 24, 2017 0 comments
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Game summaries

Visit our ‘Dirge of Cerberus Multiplayer’ Archives!

February 26, 2017 0 comments

Learn things about this lost online mode that you can’t find anywhere else!

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Interviews

Labour of Love: Interviews with Fanwork Creators

February 12, 2015 2 comments

” I might not have even considered a career as a professional writer, never mind taken on one had it not been for FF7.”

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Let's Play

Final Fantasy XV: live!

November 29, 2016 2 comments

Final Fantasy XV was released today and we’re live-streaming Melon Lord’s first time playing the game.

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Lifestream projects

The Lifestream Final Fantasy Podcast – Episode 24

August 5, 2017 0 comments

Join our reshuffled and refreshed podcast crew as they discuss Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age and all the latest Final Fantasy news.

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The Lifestream Reviews: Stormblood

July 17, 2017 0 comments
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News

Final Fantasy VII at Summer Games Done Quick 2017

July 10, 2017 0 comments

Final Fantasy VII now holds the title of longest speedrun at a Games Done Quick event!

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See Cloud in action in Dissidia NT

June 12, 2017 0 comments
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Other games

Smash Bros. Cloud Strife DLC available today!

December 16, 2015 1 comment

Starting today, you can get Cloud for Smash Bros! Also, check out Nomura’s Smash Bros illustration.

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Cloud Strife headed for Super Smash Bros.

November 12, 2015 2 comments

Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD ReMIX Announced

September 28, 2012 0 comments
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Podcasts

The Lifestream Final Fantasy Podcast – Episode 24

August 5, 2017 0 comments

Join our reshuffled and refreshed podcast crew as they discuss Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age and all the latest Final Fantasy news.

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Reviews

Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood Job Reviews

July 31, 2017 1 comment

Last week we published a review of Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood, and we now continue our coverage of the MMO’s latest expansion with a comprehensive look at each job in the game. We asked members of our community to give

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The Lifestream Reviews: Stormblood

July 17, 2017 0 comments

Final Fantasy XV review

December 17, 2016 2 comments

Kingsglaive: A Nyxed Bag

September 5, 2016 2 comments
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Scripts

Final Fantasy XV lore archive now available!

July 8, 2017 0 comments

We’ve been hard at work on compiling all of FFXV’s lore into an archive for you to peruse at your leisure.

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Site news

Final Fantasy XV lore archive now available!

July 8, 2017 0 comments

We’ve been hard at work on compiling all of FFXV’s lore into an archive for you to peruse at your leisure.

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The Lifestream has a new look!

December 27, 2016 2 comments

The Lifestream Gets A DeviantArt Group

September 24, 2015 0 comments

500 Articles Later: We Take a Look Back

May 6, 2013 10 comments

Looking back at 2012 on the Lifestream

December 31, 2012 5 comments
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Spotlight

Final Fantasy VII at Summer Games Done Quick 2017

July 10, 2017 0 comments

Final Fantasy VII now holds the title of longest speedrun at a Games Done Quick event!

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KupoCon 2017: all you need to know

June 14, 2016 0 comments
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Square Enix

My dalliance with Square Enix — A steamy yarn

June 18, 2014 3 comments

Not really, though. This is just Howland Reed’s account (and pictures) of her three days working for Square Enix last week at E3. Read on!

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Translations

Final Fantasy XV lore archive now available!

July 8, 2017 0 comments

We’ve been hard at work on compiling all of FFXV’s lore into an archive for you to peruse at your leisure.

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Unused Text

The Unused Text Part 12: The Endgame!

January 13, 2017 0 comments

Enjoy the hidden text of the final parts of Final Fantasy VII!

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TRAP field finally restored!

May 6, 2014 0 comments

Feature – The Unused Fields of FFVII!

October 27, 2013 9 comments
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Weekly roundups

“We lost our focus” admits Square Enix president

April 19, 2014 6 comments

In this week’s roundup, SE acknowledges recent failures in vision and execution, and promises to turn over a new leaf while Sony sells its shares in the company and Final Fantasy III looks bound for being ported to PC

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Yoshinori Kitase departs from FFXV

March 30, 2014 2 comments

Cloud goes to the store in Fan Video

March 4, 2014 0 comments

Final Fantasy VII remake: Is it happening?

February 26, 2014 48 comments

Tetsuya Nomura to judge fanart contest

February 12, 2014 0 comments
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