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Final Fantasy 7 Is Now On Xbox Game Pass For Xbox One And PC

Run through the classic JRPG on a platform outside of PlayStation, now available on PC and Xbox One.

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The 1997 version of Final Fantasy VII, which was first exclusive to the PlayStation before being ported to a myriad of other consoles, is now available on Xbox Game Pass for Console and PC subscribers.

Anyone who subscribes to Xbox Game Pass--whether it's the console-specific tier, the PC-specific tier (for Windows 10 PCs), or the all-encompassing Ultimate tier--can add the classic JRPG to their backlog. The game can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store.

There are some new features that come with this Xbox Game Pass version, including a 3x speed mode, the ability to turn battle encounters off, and a battle enhancement mode. These extra features, while not exclusive to PC or Xbox One, are added for free.

With it coming to Windows 10 PCs, Microsoft has outlined the PC requirements to achieve the best possible results. You can check them out below to see if your rig can handle Final Fantasy VII.

Full Final Fantasy VII PC System Requirements

Minimum

  • OS: Windows 10 version 18362.0 or higher
  • Architecture: x64
  • Keyboard: Integrated Keyboard
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Memory: 2 GB
  • Video Memory: 2 GB
  • Processor: AMD A-Series 2.2GHz / Intel Core i3 2.2GHz
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon R7 240 / Nvidia GeForce GT 730
  • Notes: AMD A8-Series 3.1GHz / Intel Core i5 2.8GHz.; AMD Radeon R9 370 / Nvidia GeForce GTX 660

Recommended

  • OS: Windows 10 version 18362.0 or higher
  • Architecture: x64
  • Keyboard: Not specified
  • DirectX: Version 11
  • Memory: 4 GB
  • Video Memory: 4 GB
  • Processor: AMD A8-Series 3.1GHz / Intel Core i5 2.8GHz
  • Graphics: AMD Radeon RX 470 / Nvidia GeForce GTX 960
  • Notes: Not specified

Final Fantasy VII isn't the only Xbox Game Pass addition this month. Alongside FFVII is The Dark Pictures Anthology: Man of Medan, Darksiders Genesis, UnderMine, Trailmakers, and It Lurks Below. Final Fantasy VII joins an assortment of other FF titles available through Game Pass, including Final Fantasy IX and Final Fantasy XV, as well as Kingdom Hearts Collector's Pack: HD 1.5 + 2.5 Remix, Kingdom Hearts HD 2.8 Final Chapter Prologue, and Kingdom Hearts 3.

In other Final Fantasy VII news, FFVII Remake is discounted on the PlayStation Store through August 19.

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