After years of hopes and dreams and wishful thinking Square Enix’s Final Fantasy 7 Remake finally came out last week. Or maybe it was the week before, or a bit before that if you lucked out with your online delivery – but hey, when it comes to Square Enix and Final Fantasy, nothing’s ever quite that simple.
And even though this is billed as a remake of the cherished 1997 RPG, it is, in keeping with series’ tradition, a far from simple retread, with some big repercussions for what’s to come laid down. Eurogamer’s Final Fantasy expert has meticulously broken down the ending, and what it might mean, in the below video – and needless to say there are spoilers of the very biggest variety from the very get go.
SPOILER WARNING: DO NOT CLICK PLAY OR SCROLL BEYOND THIS POINT IF YOU WANT TO AVOID LEARNING MORE ABOUT FINAL FANTASY 7 REMAKE’S ENDING.
HONESTLY, IF YOU’RE SPOILER- AVERSE DON’T DO IT.