Square Enix Inc., the publisher of SQUARE ENIX® interactive entertainment products in the Americas, today announced that it will be releasing the HD remastered editions of FINAL FANTASY® X and FINAL FANTASY X-2 in 2013 for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment and PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment systems. “These games are classic fan-favorites, and we hope that new and old FINAL FANTASY fans can experience the world of Spira and the story of Tidus and Yuna in a brand-new light with these remastered editions,” said Yoshinori Kitase, producer of FINAL FANTASY X and FINAL FANTASY X-2. FINAL FANTASY X/X-2 HD Remaster is a single disc bundle that will be available on the PlayStation®3 system. FINAL FANTASY X HD Remaster and FINAL FANTASY X-2 HD Remaster will be available for the PlayStation®Vita system.
The remaster project was first announced at Tokyo Game Show in 2011 as part of Final Fantasy X's 10th anniversary, which first released in Japan for the Playstation 2 on July 19, 2001. The remaster editions of both games will be of their PAL and International versions, which feature bonus gameplay content that has never been released outside Japan or Europe.