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Analysis

FFXV script and lore archive complete

October 16, 2017 0 comments

A milestone is reached: The Lifestream’s Final Fantasy XV script and lore archive stand complete, after nearly a year of work

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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: FFVII Remake vs. Nostalgia

October 10, 2017 0 comments

With the Final Fantasy VII Remake at hand, will the Mako glow of nostalgia distort our memories of the game?

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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

FFXV voice director to join the cast at EXP Con 2017

October 16, 2017 0 comments

Keythe Farley, FFXV’s voice director, will be joining the voices of Noctis, Prompto, Gladio and Ignis at the upcoming convention in Florida

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See Cloud in action in Dissidia NT

June 12, 2017 0 comments
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Final Fantasy VII

“Limited Color” Cloud Play Arts Kai releasing shortly

September 25, 2017 1 comment

The “Limited Color” edition Play Arts Kai model for Cloud Strife is due to release at the end of this month.

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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
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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

The Lifestream interviews Ray Chase

November 15, 2017 0 comments

The Lifestream recently interviewed the English voice actor behind FFXV’s main character, Noctis, at EXP Con 2017

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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 interviews Ray Chase

November 15, 2017 0 comments

The Lifestream recently interviewed the English voice actor behind FFXV’s main character, Noctis, at EXP Con 2017

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FFXV script and lore archive complete

October 16, 2017 0 comments

Editorial: FFVII Remake vs. Nostalgia

October 10, 2017 0 comments
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News

FFXV voice director to join the cast at EXP Con 2017

October 16, 2017 0 comments

Keythe Farley, FFXV’s voice director, will be joining the voices of Noctis, Prompto, Gladio and Ignis at the upcoming convention in Florida

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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 26

October 22, 2017 0 comments

Join Flintlock, Lex, Lith and Tennyo as they discuss the latest Final Fantasy news – and there’s a lot of it!

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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

FFXV voice director to join the cast at EXP Con 2017

October 16, 2017 0 comments

Keythe Farley, FFXV’s voice director, will be joining the voices of Noctis, Prompto, Gladio and Ignis at the upcoming convention in Florida

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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

TLS Presents: Lateral Biography: TURKS -The Kids Are Alright- PART 2

September 7, 2017 5 comments

Artwork by the lovely capnkupo It’s taken a while, but we’re finally able to bring you the final 16 chapters of Lateral Biography: TURKS -The Kids Are Alright- Written by Kazushige Nojima, this novel follows a new protagonist, Evan Townshend,

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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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