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Square Enix Purposely Ignores Sony Handhelds In New Survey

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Square Enix has released a new questionnaire that they claim will “shape the future” of the company. In it you’ll find the company quizzing the applicant on their media consumption habits. In the eighth and ninth questions, Square Enix asks which of the listed platforms the user owns and plays the most. Initially the multiple choices included every recent (in the last 10 years) commercial platform – barring PSP, 3DS, PS Vita and Wii U. With the Nintendo snub raising eyebrows, the company updated the survey earlier today to include Nintendo’s current gen platforms. However, the PlayStation handhelds were once again neglected. Read the rest of this entry

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Square Enix is investigating Final Fantasy XI on Vita

As AndriaSang reports director of Final Fantasy XI, Hiromichi Tanaka expressed interested in bringing his MMO game to PlayStation Vita in a recent Famitsu interview. In fact, the studio is supposedly investigating on if a straight port would be possible on Vita. The first Final Fantasy MMO was previously released on PS2, PC, and Xbox 360 before having a failed successor released last year in Final Fantasy XIV.

This would be the first Square Enix game announced for PlayStation Vita, though I’m sure there will be a tonne more in the future. Are you excited at the prospects of having a world of opponents in an MMO in your pocket? Would you wish Square Enix would devote their resources to something better?