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Square Enix, Sega, Acquire Announce TGS Line-Ups
As expected, FFXIII, Kingdom Hearts BbS playable.
09.02.09 - 2:16 PM

Square Enix, Sega and Acquire announced their preliminary line-ups for this month's Tokyo Game Show 2009. Visitors will be able to get hands-on with Final Fantasy XIII, the original DS title Hikari no 4 Senshi (Four Warriors of Light): Final Fantasy Gaiden and the PlayStation Portable debut of the Kingdom Hearts series, Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep at Square Enix's booth. Notable absentees from Square Enix's list include Final Fantasy Versus XIII and Parasite Eve The 3rd Birthday.

Meanwhile, Sega is going to show off the high-profile trio of Phantasy Star Portable 2, the new Valkyria Chronicles and the tri-Ace-developed End of Eternity at its booth.

Please note that the availablity of the titles listed below refers to Japanese release dates.

Square Enix

Hikari no 4 Senshi (Four Warriors of Light): Final Fantasy Gaiden, DS, playable, October 29th
Dissidia Final Fantasy Universal Tuning, PlayStation Portable, trailer-only, November 1st
Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Crystal Bearers, Wii, playable, November 26th
Final Fantasy XIII, PlayStation 3, playable, winter 2009
Kingdom Hearts Birth by Sleep, PlayStation Portable, playable, winter 2009
Final Fantasy IV: The After Years, Wii, trailer-only, available
Final Fantasy XIV, PlayStation 3/PC, trailer-only, 2010
Final Fantasy XI, PlayStation 2/Xbox 360/PC, trailer-only, available
Seiken Densetsu 2, mobile phone, playable, available
Kingdom Hearts Coded, mobile phone, trailer-only, available


End of Eternity, PlayStation 3/Xbox 360, winter 2009
Phantasy Star Portable 2, PlayStation Portable, December 3rd
Senjou no Valkyria (Valkyria Chronicles): Gallia Oui Shikan Gakkou, PlayStation Portable, winter 2009


Fragoria, browser-based, fall 2009
Wizardry Norowareshi Tamashii no Meikyuu, DS, fall 2009
Ken to Mahou to Gakuen Mono 2 (Class of Heroes 2), PlayStation Portable, available

This year's edition of Japan's largest videogame event will run from September 24th through 27th. As always, the venue is the Makuhari Messe convention center in Chiba prefecture.


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