Square Enix’s Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of The Lions has finally arrived for the iPhone and iPod Touch after months and months of delays. The game runs on iOS v4.0 and later and supports iPhone 3GS, iPod touch 3rd generation and later devices. For the best experience, play on iPhone 4, iPod touch 4th generation or later devices. The iPad version is scheduled for release in Fall 2011.
Released as the Final Fantasy series’ first tactical RPG in 1997, Final Fantasy Tactics on Playstation went on to sell over 2.4 million copies worldwide. The game grew in popularity upon its re-release in 2007 as Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions for the PSP with added features such as new movies, scenarios and Jobs.
Get FF Tactics via the App Store:
Now, in 2011 the game has finally arrived for the iPhone/iPod touch! You can enjoy the game whose story gave life to the world of Ivalice, and whose high strategy battles bring tactical games to a whole new level.
Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of The Lions (iOS) Game features
– Intuitive Touch Screen Controls
The complex tactical game can be effortlessly and intuitively controlled by simply tapping units and menus. Gone is the old method of switching fixed map views – you can now rotate, move and change the size of maps as you please by sliding and pinching.
– Improved Loading Times
Loading times have been improved to get you into the action quicker than ever. What’s more, you can even skip certain cut scenes.
– Optimized Graphics
Graphics have been adapted for optimal performance on iPhone/iPod touch screens.
>Upcoming scheduled updates
– Facility to fast-forward battle scenes
– Facility to fast-forward and skip cut scenes.
Awesome for iOS Final Fantasy fans but there are drawbacks: Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of The Lions (iOS) costs a whopping USD 15.99 plus the fact that how of you would like to play another (loooong) round of FF Tactics.