On Feb. 23, SQUARE ENIX® released the first major version update for the critically acclaimed free-to-play FINAL FANTASY® mobile RPG adventure FINAL FANTASY® BRAVE EXVIUS®. The title’s largest update yet features a new story arc, a new Esper and gameplay improvements that will benefit both new and veteran players.
Since the game’s launch, FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS has been downloaded by more than 20 million players around the world. To commemorate this milestone, all players will have the chance to recruit rare characters by partaking in a free 11-summon draw – the largest reward ever given to players in the game’s history.
The version 2.0 update features a number of updates and changes that bring new content and enhance gameplay and accessibility:
**New Story and Esper:** Continue the deep narrative as the heroes of the game adventure further into the world of Lapis and reunite with old friends and allies. Additionally, players can obtain a new Esper, Odin, by completing a side quest.
**Gameplay Enhancements:** Additional feature updates include an improved summon function, a newly renovated quest menu and guides to aid players when gathering crafting materials. The home screen has also been revamped to allow even quicker access to menus and allow for a better play experience.
**FINAL FANTASY BRAVE EXVIUS** is available now as a free-to-play app (with in-app purchases) through the App Store, Google Play and on the Amazon Appstore.
For the latest assets, please visit the press site at press.na.square-enix.com.
This title is developed as a collaboration between SQUARE ENIX® and gumi Inc. (developer of the hit title Brave Frontier). The game is available in six languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese (traditional) and Korean.
**About gumi Inc.**
Founded in 2007, gumi Inc. (Tokyo Stock Exchange: 3903) is a leading global mobile game publisher and developer headquartered in Japan, with overseas operations in China, France, Korea, Singapore, Taiwan and the United States. The company has proven success in launching titles worldwide, such as the widely popular role playing games Brave Frontier and Phantom of the Kill. With ongoing publishing and development projects on various platforms, including iOS, Android, and more, gumi aims to change the world through innovative entertainment products and services, including both original content and collaborations with popular IP. For more information, please visit http://www.gu3.co.jp/en/home-en/.
**About the FINAL FANTASY Portal App**
The free-to-download “FINAL FANTASY Portal App” provides the latest and greatest on all things FINAL FANTASY, as well as exclusive promotional trailers and developer commentary. By logging in with their Square Enix account, players can accumulate points that can be exchanged for various items. Also, the iconic Triple Triad card game from FINAL FANTASY VIII makes its mobile debut and is playable in the app.
**About Square Enix, Inc.**
Square Enix, Inc. develops, publishes, distributes and licenses SQUARE ENIX®, EIDOS® and TAITO® branded entertainment content throughout the Americas as part of the Square Enix group of companies. Square Enix, Inc. is affiliated with a global network of leading development studios such as IO Interactive™, Crystal Dynamics® and Eidos Montréal. The Square Enix group of companies boasts a valuable portfolio of intellectual property including: FINAL FANTASY®, which has sold over 130 million units worldwide; DRAGON QUEST®, which has sold over 70 million units worldwide; TOMB RAIDER®, which has sold over 58 million units worldwide; and the legendary SPACE INVADERS®. Square Enix, Inc. is a U.S.-based, wholly owned subsidiary of Square Enix Holdings Co., Ltd.
*Unit sales now include both package and digital versions
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