[Updates from Version 2.0.0]
- iCloud Save Data Compatibility
iCloud save data from ver. 1.2.0 and older versions is incompatible with ver. 2.0.0 and later versions. Please save the game using the in-game save feature before updating to ver. 2.0.0 or later versions. Please note that iCloud save data from ver. 2.0.0 onward will be compatible with ver. 2.1.0 and later updates.
- Quick Save Warning
Due to changes to OS features, Quick Save cannot be performed in battles.
We apologize for the inconvenience and thank you for your patience and understanding.
[Other Important Notifications]
- Quick Save (auto-save) data is erased when the game is updated. Please use the in-game save feature before updating to the latest version.
- The app requires a fair amount of memory and may not load while other apps are running. If the app does not load, please close all other apps and try again.
All of the game's unit graphics have been redrawn in high-resolution. Don't miss this chance to play the sharpest, most beautiful FINAL FANTASY TACTICS yet!
■Improved Draw Speeds
The graphic drawing processes have been optimized for mobile devices. Say goodbye to choppy motion and crash bugs, and play with the quickest, smoothest abilities effects and animations to date!
A save slot which allows game data to be saved to iCloud has been added. It is now possible to migrate game data across multiple devices.
Final Fantasy Tactics: The War of the Lions has arrived for iPhone/iPod touch!
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.
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.
- 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.
Fixed a bug.
Ratings and ReviewsSee All
I absolutely love this game, and since the latest update I have had no crashes at all!
The antialiasing that has been added makes things a touch more blurry but I think it's a fair trade off and makes the game look nicer over all.
This update is SO overdue, but very welcome none the less. Now I can fully enjoy this legendary game :^)
UPDATE: I have come across one bug so far. After video cut scenes finish I get the sound from the scene play again from the beginning on the map screen. Once I enter a location it stops though. Weird and a little annoying but luckily not a game breaker :^)
Great game, mediocre port
This is a fantastic game, played it part through on psp some years ago and enjoyed it thoroughly, was very excited to hear it was coming to iOS, and have waited months for the iPad release. But to be honest, I'm just really narked at sqeenix for their continued separation of iPhone and iPad games. I understand they want to charge more for the iPad, and I understand the pricing, after all I paid twice this price for my psp version. But why not make an iPhone version and a universal version like classic iOS games such as world of goo and sword and sworcery.
I desperately want to be able to pick my games up from where I left off on any device I have on me, not just on my iPad, and I'm deffinately not paying out twice just to own it on my iPhone as well, especially seeing as there's no iCloud support.
Oh and I forgot to mention, the touch controls are rather anti-intuitive. Pushing anywhere on the screen will confirm an action, whereas on most apps pushing outside of a menu box l cancel the menu box.. Loads of accidental moves done. They could have done with redesigning the interface for touchscreen. Never mind, can't expect perfection from a company that's past it's peak.
Working in my iPad 1st gen.
Too soon to make much of a judgement on the game as a whole, but I wanted to assure you that the game works fine on my iPad 1. If it crashes after 90 seconds, like one reviewer suggests, I would imagine that your iPad needs a reboot before playing, or maybe you seriously believe that the developers did no debugging and Apple didn't run any tests before approving the app...
As to the game, the pace of gameplay is a little slow by default. Make sure you go into the options and switch off the help text and speed up the message rate.
The interface lacks the precision of the Sony and Nintendo FFTAs, but hopefully over time the graphics will improve, as suggested in the app's future enhancement spiel.
- SQUARE ENIX Co., Ltd.
- 856.6 MB
Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.
- Age Rating
- Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
- © 1997, 2007, 2012 SQUARE ENIX CO., LTD. All Rights Reserved.
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