After discussing the gameplay novelties and the look of Tifa in Final Fantasy 7 Remake, the director Tetsuya Nomura has deepened the topic related to Matters, the elements that can be equipped by Cloud and by the other members of the cast of heroes of the new legendary JRPG of Square Enix.
During the interview granted to the editors of Weekly Famitsu on the sidelines of the E3 of Los Angeles, Nomura confirmed the strong similarities between the Materia system of the original masterpiece and that of the Remake, confirming that this particular aspect of the gaming experience will be substantially identical.
Depending on the changes foreseen in the combat system, however, the Japanese executive reports that in the title we will have new materials available that can be set in the weapons and equipment elements of each character and that these can be combined with other materials using the materials found. during the adventure.
We, therefore, hope to return to the smoky alleys of Midgar as soon as possible to be able to admire a new video demonstration on the Materia system of Final Fantasy 7 Remake before the release of episode 1, scheduled for March 3, 2020, exclusively on PS4. In the meantime, we leave you with the in-depth article created by Francesco Fossetti after taking on the challenges of the Final Fantasy 7 Remake test from E3 2019.
Nomura said FFVII Remake's materia system is basically the same as the original's, and that since the battle system has been revamped there will be new materia to match it and some materia will disappear.
This is to a question Famitsu added to the online interview. pic.twitter.com/cFptwtaAP5
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