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Final Fantasy Ultimania Coming West


Final Fantasy 30th Anniv.
The Final Fantasy "Ultimania" guides have been lore for Western Final Fantasy fans for many years; I remember first hearing about their existence twenty years ago, but I've never seen one in person. Finally, though, those of us who want to see these guides in a format we can actually read ourselves - not you, smug Japanese-knowing CoN fans! - will get a chance to own them in English.

Next June, Dark Horse and Square Enix will release a 300+ page archive of Ultimania guides covering the first six games of the series in a hardbound edition. It's expected to be the first of three volumes encapsulating the entire series. Amazon, at least in the US, has it listed for just $34 currently, and I know I have already preordered my copy.

If you want to do the same, check this AmaCoN link: http://amzn.to/2xhj5SX

Source: Siliconera

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StiltzkinComment 1: 2017-10-04 17:36
Stiltzkin You hero.

Done. Bizarrely, it's listed on the UK Amazon site (same release date), but as currently unavailable. Not sure if that's because they haven't set it live yet, or because all stocks have already been reserved. Either way, I've punted for the US option to avoid disappointment.
Rangers51Comment 2: 2017-10-04 19:12
Rangers51 A real hero would have posted first and THEN preordered. I'm lawful neutral at best.
HarlequinComment 3: 2017-10-04 20:18
Harlequin oh my god i can't stop saying oh my god. now all the obscure FFVI references I know and love (Locke hates mushrooms) will finally be out west
SpooniestComment 4: 2017-10-05 04:24
Spooniest
Quote (Harlequin @ 4th October 2017 15:18)
oh my god i can't stop saying oh my god. now all the obscure FFVI references I know and love (Locke hates mushrooms) will finally be out west

He also likes taking naps in fields.
CefcaComment 5: 2017-10-06 17:15
Cefca
Quote (Rangers51 @ 4th October 2017 16:30)
The Final Fantasy "Ultimania" guides have been lore for Western Final Fantasy fans for many years; I remember first hearing about their existence twenty years ago, but I've never seen one in person. Finally, though, those of us who want to see these guides in a format we can actually read ourselves - not you, smug Japanese-knowing CoN fans! - will get a chance to own them in English.

Next June, Dark Horse and Square Enix will release a 300+ page archive of Ultimania guides covering the first six games of the series in a hardbound edition. It's expected to be the first of three volumes encapsulating the entire series. Amazon, at least in the US, has it listed for just currently, and I know I have already preordered my copy.

If you want to do the same, check this AmaCoN link: http://amzn.to/2xhj5SX

Source: Siliconera

Legend! It seems to be $24 now, just pre ordered myself a copy.
Rangers51Comment 6: 2017-10-06 19:09
Rangers51 Wow, thank goodness for the preorder price guarantee! My preorder now lists as $10 cheaper than when I bought and posted originally.
PerigrynComment 7: 2017-11-13 05:22
Perigryn So very into this!
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