Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition is coming to
, but it's available now for PS4 and Xbox One players.
The cut-down edition of
has been available for iOS and Android devices since February -- when CNET's Sean Buckley Square Enix's epic RPG with this version -- and on Windows 10 since June. had a surreal experience
It's basically an abridged version of the main game, which has been available on PS4 and Xbox One since 2016, that removes the open world, adds a chibi art style and a fixed camera angle. However, it maintains much of the main game's voice acting and music.
The Switch release is the series' first appearance on the console and it's something of a homecoming since the original
Final Fantasy first appeared on in 1987. It's likely that the game would've been announced during the NES
Direct stream that was scheduled for Thursday, but . delayed due to the earthquake in Hokkaido, Japan
Neither Nintendo nor Square Enix immediately responded to a request for comment about the game's Switch release date.
It's available on the
PS4 and Xbox One stores now, for a launch sale price of $18. It'll go up to a regular price of $30 next Thursday.
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