The revamped Final Fantasy VII, titled Final Fantasy VII Rebirth, has received high praise ahead of its release. Reviewers have given it an average score of 93 out of 100 on Metacritic, based on 69 reviews, and 93 out of 100 on OpenCritic, based on 35 reviews. Critics unanimously recommend giving this game a try.
They describe Final Fantasy VII Rebirth as an enhanced and more polished version of the original remake from 2020, stating that fans of the series will likely find it enjoyable. The game features improved graphics and combat mechanics, along with a deeper focus on character narratives and additional side activities. Reviewers also laud the soundtrack as "great."
However, some reviewers note drawbacks such as the repetitive nature of the open world and mandatory mini-games that feel tedious. Additionally, certain plot twists are criticized for being overly complex, making the story somewhat hard to follow.
Login to view embedded media Opinions diverge on the ending, with GameSpot calling it a letdown while others find it memorable and intense. Here are a few review scores:
IGN - 9/10
GamesRadar+ - 4,5/5
Easy Allies - 9.5/10
God is a Geek - 10/10
Wccftech - 10/10
VGC - 5/5