Announced for PC and mobile devices only a few days ago, Square Enix today reports that Final Fantasy IX will hit Steam during the first months of 2016. In fact, Square Enix minutes ago listed it in January, but then mysteriously was amended in early 2016. Still, it is much earlier than expected.

Along with the announcement, they have also unveiled the first screenshots, and system requirements to run it on the PC:

Final Fantasy IX Minimum System Requirements:

    • OS: Vista /7/8/8.1/10
    • Processor: Intel Core 2 Duo 2GHz or higher
    • Memory: 2 GB of RAM
    • Graphics card: NVIDIA GeForce 8600GTS or ATI Radeon HD4650 or higher
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 20 GB of available space
    • Sound Card: DirectSound-compatible sound card (DirectX®9.0c or later)

Final Fantasy IX Recommended System Requirements:

    • OS: Windows 7/8 / 8.1 / 10 (32bit / 64bit)
    • Processor: Core i5 2520 2.5 GHz or better
    • Memory: 4 GB of RAM
    • Graphics card: NVIDIA GeForce 8600GTS or ATI Radeon HD4650 or higher
    • DirectX: Version 11
    • Storage: 20 GB of available space
    • Sound Card: DirectSound-compatible sound card (DirectX®9.0c or later)

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The Steam version will feature the following improvements:

  • Achievements.
  • New gameplay options: ultrafast way without random battles, etc.
  • AutoSave.
  • Characters and scenes in HD.

FINAL FANTASY IX, one of the most acclaimed games of Japanese role, was launched in 2000 (2001 in the European territory) and became a success with more than 5.5 million copies sold worldwide.
No miss this opportunity and enjoy the adventures now Zidane, Vivi and company in the PC version.

Synopsis of the story:
The company Tantalus go into the kingdom of Alexandria with the intention to kidnap Princess Garnet.However, to everyone’s surprise, it turns out to be the princess who already had planned to elope. This is known as Zidane, one of the members of the company, and begins its journey with him and Captain Steiner, his bodyguard. Later they were joined by the black mage Vivi and Quina Qu tribe. Together we face an incredible adventure that will uncover secrets about themselves and the existence of a crystal, the source of all life, threatened by the shadow of a terrible enemy they must do battle.

Game features
– Learning skills
Certain objects awaken the potential abilities of the characters.
At first, you can use a skill, the character must have placed the corresponding object. Once learned, no longer necessary to have equipped the object.
Try all options and customize your characters!

– Manufacture of objects
Merge two objects for a completely new one.
Experiment with combinations and you get powerful items.

– Minigames
The game contains a number of fun mini-games that you can pass the time if you want to put aside for a moment the story. Go treasure hunting around the world in “A dig, chocobo!”, Jump rope or demonstrate your expertise in the card game “Tetra Master”. Remember that in addition to fun, you can win valuable items!