Fans that are eagerly awaiting more news of the Final Fantasy VII Remake continuation finally are getting some announcements. The upcoming, separate Yuffie episode has an official title: Final Fantasy VII Remake: Episode INTERmission.

Alongside the title, new information on gameplay elements featuring Yuffie in Final Fantasy 7 Remake Episode Intermission was provided. The episode’s main character, Yuffie Kisaragi, was also detailed. The official list of the voice cast has also been announced:

  • Yuffie Kisaragi – Suzie Yeung
  • Sonon Kusakabe – Aleks Le
  • Weiss – Daman Mills
  • Zhijie – Griffin Puatu
  • Nayo – Ashley Boettcher
  • Billy Bob – David Goldstein
  • Polk – Daniel Amerman

Check out the video Square Enix released with PS5 graphics updates as well as some new Yuffie gameplay (TS – 4:32)

Yuffie will be infiltrating the Shinra Corporation to steal a powerful materia and “restore glory to her homeland.” The character makes use of both close and long-range combat, and a member of Wutai’s elite corps of ninja operatives, she’ll also have her large throwing star with her that fans will recognize.

Yuffie is able to attack with long-range ninjutsu that can be augmented with her Elemental Ninjutsu ability, which can change its affinity to fire, ice, lightning, or wind.

Banishment, another one of Yuffie’s abilities, unleashes an attack that does more damage based on how much ATB was spent before it. This power move can also change its elemental affinity. She also has a special move called Windstorm, which creates gusts of wind that damages nearby enemies and launches them toward her.

Purchasing Options

Players who have purchased Final Fantasy 7 Remake for PS4 will be able to download a free PS5 enhancement update that will include all the next-gen visual and gameplay enhancements at no extra cost when playing on PS5.

They can also purchase the new episode featuring Yuffie as a standalone download from the PlayStation Store.

*Note* Owners of the disc version of FF7 Remake on PS4 will require a PS5 console with a disc drive in order to take advantage of the digital upgrade.

The Digital Deluxe Edition of Intergrade comes with a digital mini soundtrack and a digital artbook which includes concept art and character sheets.

If you pre-order the digital Standard Edition or Digital Deluxe Edition of Intergrade, you will receive the pre-order bonus Cacstar weapon for use in Episode Intermission.

Final Fantasy VII Remake: Episode INTERmission is available to pre-order from local and online retailers, and digitally as a Standard Edition for $69.99. The Digital Deluxe Edition for $89.99 through the PlayStation Store.

For players that  download the free PS5 enhancement update, the new episode featuring Yuffie will be available as a separate purchase on the PlayStation Store for $19.99 starting June 10th.

Will you be purchasing the Final Fantasy VII Remake: Episode INTERmission expansion/DLC? Tell us in the comment section below.

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