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Final Fantasy IV
Originally released for the Super NES® in 1991, FINAL FANTASY IV was hailed as a groundbreaking title that, to this day, is considered by gamers and critics alike as one of the best games ever made. With its groundbreaking Active Time Battle (ATB) system and engrossing, character-driven plot, the g...
Originally released for the Super NES® in 1991, FINAL FANTASY IV was hailed as a groundbreaking title that, to this day, is considered by gamers and critics alike as one of the best games ever made. With its groundbreaking Active Time Battle (ATB) system and engrossing, character-driven plot, the game completely altered the landscape of the RPG genre.
Now, Square Enix breathes new life into this classic for the 21st century. FINAL FANTASY IV for Nintendo DS™ features beautiful, fully 3D cutscenes with voiceovers, capturing the emotional drama that first touched the hearts of fans over fifteen years ago. The new ability system and added DS functionality introduce a fresh experience to both new and returning FINAL FANTASY IV fans. With a storyline that sets the stage for all subsequent FINAL FANTASY titles, FINAL FANTASY IV is a must-play for those looking to jump into the best-selling RPG franchise in the world.
Four elemental Crystals, each possessing awesome power, lie scattered throughout the realm. However, men are quick to covet things which offer strength, and easily corrupted by the might which they possess...
Seduced by the promised power of the Crystals, the kingdom of Baron begins employing unprovoked force to seize them from peaceful nations. The dark knight Cecil - Lord Captain of Baron’s elite force, the Red Wings - is ordered by his king to obtain the Crystals, but soon begins to question the monarch's motives. Stricken with grief at his own actions, yet burdened by his loyalty to his country and his personal sense of honor, Cecil at last decides to turn from the path of darkness and destruction.
Enraged, the king accuses him of disloyalty, strips Cecil of his command, and sends him off to slay a mysterious beast that lurks in the nearby Valley of Mist. Cecil embarks on a fateful journey that will bring trials, betrayals, friendship, loss and self-discovery. Can Cecil open his eyes and become the man of honor that he must be?
Witness the dramatic and thrilling story of this mythical game world brought to life through astounding 3D graphics, gorgeous CG cutscenes and top-notch voice acting
Create a versatile party using the all-new Augment System - a dynamic system that allows the player to assign special abilities to characters
Dive into the first RPG to incorporate the innovative Active Time Battle system, now further enhanced and refined for the Nintendo DS
Listen to a beautifully remixed score by world-renowned composer Nobuo Uematsu that breathes new life into some of the most beloved FINAL FANTASY themes
Navigate effortlessly through the game with Nintendo DS Touch Screen functionality and stylus-driven controls while receiving vital assistance via the dual-screen presentation
Train and customize Whytkin by playing a variety of mini-games and challenge another player to head-to-head battle via local wireless connection