Final Fantasy IX

Final Fantasy 9 is "coming soon" to PC, iOS and Android

UPDATE: PC version offers "no encounter modes".

UPDATE 06/01/2016 7.15pm: Final Fantasy 9's Steam release will offer "seven game boosters including high speed and no encounter modes," i.e. you'll be able to turn off random encounters, arguably one of the biggest bugbears of old JRPGs.

Final Fantasy 9 sidequest discovered after 13 years

Who knows what secrets Shadow of the Colossus could still be hiding.

The 2000 PlayStation hit Final Fantasy 9 will be 13 years old later this year, but that doesn't mean it doesn't still have some secrets. Just this week someone discovered an entire sidequest that had gone undiscovered for over a dozen years.

Square Enix Masterpieces trademarked

HD remakes on the way?

Square Enix has trademarked the term "Square Enix Masterpieces" across Europe - leading some to speculate it plans to re-release its classic games for the current generation of systems in high definition.

Sakaguchi posts old FFIX dev memos

See how the intro would have worked...

Mistwalker boss and former Squaresoft producer Hironobu Sakaguchi has been having a good old rummage around his hard disk and has dug up some of his old memos from the development of Final Fantasy IX.

Final Fantasy IX arrives on PSN Store

Plus: PixelJunk Shooter demo! And more!

Final Fantasy IX has been added to the European PlayStation Store and can be downloaded for 8. What's more, this archaic treasure can be played on both PS3 and PSP. The Euro PlayStation blog has pictures and a video.

FFIX dated for Japanese PSN

US release "coming soon".

Square Enix has revealed that the PlayStation Network re-release of Final Fantasy IX will hit Japanese consoles on 20th May.