Final Fantasy VII Rebirth will continue the story after the events of Midgard
Final Fantasy VII was released at the end of the last century with a story that told the story of Cloud and his companions from beginning to end in their attempt to save the world from the sefirotwhich led, without going into spoilers, to some not seeing the result of their efforts and leaving an entire generation marked by a certain moment that It is speculated that this could happen in Final Fantasy VII Rebirth. before giving way to the conclusion of the trilogy.
In this sense, it seems that the game’s current producer, Yoshinori Kitase, wants to change this, because although Final Fantasy VII had a bittersweet ending, the truth is that in a recent interview with Vandal, he stated that I would like the characters to have a happy ending.although he specified that it was only your opinion, not the deciding factor as part of the development of a video game.
The future of one of the Final Fantasy VII Rebirth characters is up in the air
It should be noted that it remains to be seen what will happen when the characters arrive in the Dire Maul, a location that in the original video game had a lot of significance and narrative weight due to events that happen here. However, with the release of 2020’s Final Fantasy VII Remake, we see that Sephiroth seeks to change fate despite the presence of Echo, just as the presence of characters like Biggs and Zach Fair makes it clear that changes can happen in addition to characters that will be unplayable.
On the other hand, it should be remembered that although Final Fantasy VII didn’t have a happy ending for one of the main charactersOver time, this was corrected thanks to the film “Advent Children”, which served epilogue to Cloud’s story and in which, in a sense, all the shortcomings remaining from the video game were corrected.
We’ll have to see how this plays out, although it seems clear that we’ll find out very soon as Final Fantasy VII Rebirth will release on February 29th as a timed exclusive for PS5.which has turned into theories and speculation about its possible launch, at least on PC, like what happened with Final Fantasy VII Remake.