Square Enix Confirms PAX East 2017 Lineup

Square Enix has confirmed the lineup of games for this year’s PAX East, in Boston.

The company is offering a multitude of games to play, including Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age on PlayStation 4, NieR: Automata, and more.

Here’s the entire lineup of playable games:

  • Deus Ex: Mankind Divided – A Criminal Past DLC (PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC)
  • Dragon Quest Heroes II (PlayStation 4, PC)
  • Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius (iOS, Android)
  • Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age (PlayStation 4)
  • Final Fantasy XIV: Heavensward (PlayStation 4, PC, Mac)
  • Final Fantasy XV – Episode Gladiolus DLC (PlayStation 4, Xbox One)
  • Flame x Blaze (iOS, Android)
  • I Am Setsuna (Nintendo Switch)
  • Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix (PlayStation 4)
  • Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8: Final Chapter Prologue (PlayStation 4)
  • Kingdom Hearts: Unchained χ (iOS, Android)
  • NieR: Automata (PlayStation 4, PC)
  • Ride 2 (PlayStation 4, Xbox One, PC)

If you’re in attendance, you should stop by the Square Enix booth to take part in the Warring Triad challenge, entering you a chance to win a Final Fantasy XIV: Stormblood t-shirt, or join a social media contest to win various prizes for Dragon Quest Heroes II, NieR: Automata, and Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius.

The publisher has a host of panels as well, they include:

Friday, March 10, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. – Albatross Room, Boston Convention Center
Join FINAL FANTASY XII THE ZODIAC AGE Director Takashi Katano and Producer Hiroaki Kato, attending from SQUARE ENIX’s Tokyo studios, as they discuss all-new details of the upcoming title before its release on July 11, 2017.

Saturday, March 11, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. – Albatross Room, Boston Convention Center
An opportunity for dedicated FINAL FANTASY XIV Online players to ask and learn about the latest topics impacting the community with Producer/Director Naoki Yoshida.

Sunday, March 12, 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. – Albatross Room, Boston Convention Center
In this joint panel, fans can join Director YOKO TARO of NieR: Automata for a discussion on the launch of the Square Enix and PlatinumGames Inc.’s action-RPG. For the second half of the panel, fans can join Producer Haruyoshi Sawatari and Global Brand Manager Raio Mitsuno for a first look at Episode Gladiolus, the game’s first character-driven episode of DLC.

Finally, Square Enix is also offering posters for the following games:

  • Dragon Quest Heroes II
  • Final Fantasy: Brave Exvius
  • Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
  • Final Fantasy 30th Anniversary commemorative artwork by legendary artist Yoshitaka Amano
  • Flame x Blaze
  • Guardian Codex
  • Kingdom Hearts (double-sided poster featuring Kingdom Hearts HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix and Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8: Final Chapter Prologue)
  • Mobius Final Fantasy
  • NieR: Automata

This year’s PAX East runs from March 10th through the 12th, in Boston.

Brandon Orselli


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