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20th Dec 2012, 13:01
Final Fantasy V “And More” Coming To iOS Devices
www.siliconera.com/2012/12/20/final-fant... (http://www.siliconera.com/2012/12/20/final-fantasy-v-and-more-coming-to-ios-devices/)

24th Dec 2012, 13:37
This is great! I don't even care if they don't update it. The GBA version or PS version were alright.

20th Mar 2013, 01:35
Final Fantasy V Is On Its Way To Smartphones (http://www.siliconera.com/2013/03/19/final-fantasy-v-is-on-its-way-to-smartphones/)

www.finalfantasy.net/v/final-fantasy-ios... (http://www.finalfantasy.net/v/final-fantasy-ios-announced-dated-japan/)

20th Mar 2013, 05:56
OMFG new sprites. I'm so getting this.

20th Mar 2013, 19:24
The sprites are horrible. I hoped FFV would dodge the nerf in art by being a GBA port, but, alas, it got "enhanced."

20th Mar 2013, 19:58
It's total horsecrud.

I mean, let's be honest here: the battle sprites don't look half-bad, they just look kind of dopey and unfinished. This is a magazine scan, so it's hard to judge exactly how it will look right now.

But the overworld sprites are just disgusting. Seriously... it's like they made this in Adobe Flash. Even the FF4 PSP version sprites looked better than this. I really hope that these are unfinished pictures, because without some cel shading, it's gonna be terrible.

Even the artwork looks cheap. It's too three-dimensional and there's not enough shading. It resembles Yo****aka Amano's artwork, but it lacks the polish. And why did Princess Lenna's hair color change again!? First pink, then blonde, and now white.

The battle interface is awful! No color, no shading, stupid auto-battle system hand-holding for babies and retards that like to play phone games, and it's way too simplistic. The GBA version was much truer to the original.

20th Mar 2013, 20:48
I don't think the GBA version is on the Nintendo eShop, and I don't wanna buy the FF Anthology PSN version since I still have my hard copy, so if they bring this to android, I might just cave and get it. Really enjoyed FFV, so playing it again with a more polished look and script with the few extras is something I would like.

In regards to auto-battle, as always, I believe it's just an optional feature. FF Dimensions has it, but I don't use it, so meh *shrugs*

21st Mar 2013, 03:16
Final Fantasy V Gets "Dimensions" Style Make Over For iOS And Android (http://www.siliconera.com/2013/03/20/final-fantasy-v-gets-dimensions-style-make-over-for-ios-and-android/)

22nd Mar 2013, 03:08
Final Fantasy V Superbosses Cross Into Another Square Enix Game www.siliconera.com/2013/03/21/final-fant... (http://www.siliconera.com/2013/03/21/final-fantasy-v-superbosses-shinryu-and-omega-cross-into-another-square-enix-game/)

27th Mar 2013, 11:12
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28th Mar 2013, 20:29
It&rsquo;s The Final Fantasy V You Know With More Artwork From Yo****aka Amano (http://www.siliconera.com/2013/03/28/its-the-final-fantasy-v-you-know-with-more-artwork-from-yo****aka-amano/)

Final Fantasy V now available on iOS! (http://eu.square-enix.com/en/blog/final-fantasy-v-now-available-ios)

FINAL FANTASY V Arrives on iOS (/finalfantasyv/go/article/view/blog/261945/final_fantasy_v_arrives_on_ios)

2nd Apr 2013, 04:17
FINAL FANTASY V at Shinjuku Station twitter.com/senden3110/status/3187062080... (https://twitter.com/senden3110/status/318706208011857920)

28th May 2013, 13:28
So this came out for iOS, now the question is when is the Android version coming out http://na.square-enix.com/tools/tiny_mce/plugins/emotions/img/smiley-wink.gif

4th Jun 2013, 04:04
Who cares. It's still ugly as sin and unplayable as tar. Still haven't convinced me to let go of playing my GBA port (the definitive version).

ETA: PSP/VITA port with PS1 movies?

23rd Sep 2013, 20:58
Final Fantasy V

Final Fantasy V on Android (https://twitter.com/SQUARE_ENIX_EU/status/380655680358604800) – Final Fantasy V will be coming to Android devices on Thursday September 26, 2013!

30th Sep 2013, 10:47
Final Fantasy V

Out now on Android (http://eu.square-enix.com/en/blog/ffv-android-out-now-ffiv-after-years-announced)! – Available in English, French, Italian, German, and Spanish, fans can pick up the game today from the Google Play Store (https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.square_enix.android_googleplay.FFV_GP), priced £10.99/€14.99.

29th Oct 2013, 20:31
Rare Tetsuya Nomura art sketches (http://www.siliconera.com/2013/10/28/rare-tetsuya-nomura-art-sketches-final-fantasy-vi-era-unearthed/) from Final Fantasy VI era unearthed
– those who have been following scenario writer Aki Takashi’s Twitter were met with a pleasant surprise when he dug up some of Tetsuya Nomura’s sketches dating back to the Final Fantasy V, VI and Front Mission era.

26th Jan 2014, 16:53
Why did they censor the game?