Square Enix have finally released the new Final Fantasy XV information along with the battle systems and the game’s flow. This is the fifteenth installment of the infamous Final Fantasy series.
Final Fantasy XV: Battle System & Game Flow
- Niflheim and Titan Battle (Playable at E3)
Inside the Final Fantasy XV world, there exist large beings called “Astrals.” If you exhibit hem your strength, they lend you their power to be used during battles. The Titan Astral, which has a huge rock behind his back, lives quietly and peacefully somewhere in the world. Niflheim’s army however plots to use its military power so as to kill Titan. Noctis along with his crew will rush into this ferocious battle between the Niflheim army and the Titan. Also if the group exhibits their powers and strengths to the Titan as is expected, they’ll be able to borrow its power.
- Game Flow
- TAKE ON A QUEST
You are to go to the designated location on the map.
- CARRY ON THE QUEST
By skillfully carrying out the game’s main quests, the story will proceed accordingly.
- TAKE A DETOUR
The fact of carrying out the game’s main story is all good and well; there do exist monster subjugation missions and sub-quests all over the game. Thus, players are provided with complete freedom.
- CAMP AND LEVEL UP
One of the most fascinating facts about the world of Final Fantasy XV is that the weather and time change in real time. Since there being danger during the night, it is suggested to camp after the sunset. During camping, you get the option to watch all your earned experience points during the level up or day time.
- TRAVEL USING VARIOUS MEANS
The humongous world of Final Fantasy XV offers a variety of travelling modes. They include by car, on foot, boat, chocobo and so on.
- GAIN EDGE IN BATTLE BY MAKING MEALS
You get to gain status buffs if you eat the foods cooked by Ignis during camping. Different types of food grant different effects.
- Battle – Shift
- MAP SHIFT
A quite feature during battle is that it allows you to throw your weapon at any location and shift instantly to the place it’s about to land. The shift can be performed by just a click and you can check the highlighted locations available for shifting. Often when you are outnumbered, you can choose to shift to higher places that allow you to restore your HP & MP.
- SHIFT BREAK
You can also shift and attack those enemies whom you’re locked onto.
- Battle – Assault
You get to attack your enemies with a single click of button. You get to unfold a speedy battle by switching between your weapons in real time.
Press and hold the buttons to attack continuously. There a great variety of weapons available that you can switch in and out during a fight.
There are also some mysterious weapons which are yet to be revealed.
- WEAPON TYPES
- One Handed Sword
- Great Sword
- Phantom Sword / Shuriken
- Battle – Guard Mode & Doge Roll
- You get to guard automatically with a single button press.
- While holding the appropriate button, you get to automatically enter into Guard Mode.
- After acquiring the “Evade” ability, you can automatically evade the attacks once in this mode.
- With an instant press of guard button, you can also dodge an attack by rolling away.
- On successfully evading an attack, a perry mode will follow. On triggering this mode, you instill a fatal counter attack.
- There is also an option to start a link attack which has its own variety of conditions. It can be from the back as well.
Surely you’re all awaiting to play this game that has already enthralled the crowd with its real-time activities and battles. The release is due on September 30, 2016; after which it is expected to be a great success n the gaming world.