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    THEATRHYTHM FINAL BAR LINE details Characters, Gameplay, Quests, and more

    An iconic cast of Final Fantasy heroes.

    Square Enix revealed new details about THEATRHYTHM FINAL BAR LINE including characters, gameplay, quests, and much more.

    The latest details about THEATRHYTHM FINAL BAR LINE are available below via Gematsu:

    ■ The Basics: Features
    With 385 in-game songs, this installment has the highest volume of tracks in the history of the series! The total jumps to 502 when including the DX version and add-ons!
    • Songs Included In-Game: 385 songs
    • DX Version Exclusive: 27 songs
    • Downloadable Content Add-Ons: 90 songs
    • Total Songs: 502 songs
    Includes 167 New Songs
    *Compared to Theatrhythm Final Fantasy: Curtain Cal, 3DS, released in 2014.
    Examples of newly added music:
    • “Through the Maelstrom” (Final Fantasy XIV)
    • “Heroes” (Final Fantasy XIV)
    • “APOCALYPSIS NOCTIS (Uncovered Trailer)” (Final Fantasy XV)
    • “Valse di Fantastica” (Final Fantasy XV)
    • “One-Winged Angel – Rebirth” (Final Fantasy VII Remake)
    • “Tifa’s Theme – Seventh Heaven” (Final Fantasy VII Remake)
    Add-on content includes various tracks from popular Square Enix titles!
    104 characters appear from throughout the Final Fantasy series.
    ■ The Basics: Gameplay
    Press and Tilt to the Rhythm!
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    When the Triggers on screen overlap with a Trigger Mark, make your move!
    The red, yellow, and green circles are called “Triggers.” When they overlap with the white circles to the right of the screen called “Trigger Marks,” make a well-timed move with a button or stick!
    Simple controls make for intuitive gameplay that anyone can pick up.
    —Difficulty Options
    There are three difficulty levels to choose from for each piece of music: Basic / Expert / Ultimate.
    In addition, about one-third of the songs offer the highest difficulty level, “Supreme”!
    —Additional Information
    • Touch Trigger: Press a button.
    • Slide Trigger: Move the stick in the direction of the arrow. Use two sticks for two arrows.
    • Hold Trigger: Hold a button for the duration of the trigger and let go at the end.
    • Hold-Slide Trigger: Hold a button for the duration of the trigger, and move the stick in the direction of the arrow at the end.
    ■ The Basics: Game Modes
    Three Types of Music Stages
    —Battle Music Stage
    Defeat waves of enemies in time with up-tempo battle music!
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    —Field Music Stage
    Journey forth with your party to relaxing field music!
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    —Event Music Stage
    Play to the beat against a backdrop of unforgettable scenes from each title!
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    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Series Quests
    An all-new gameplay mode.
    —Choose from your favorite titles!
    Relive a total of 29 past titles and unlock their songs as you go.
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    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    —Acquire characters!
    Characters associated with each title will join your team.
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    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    —Advance through the map by clearing each stage!
    Each song also has its own quest, such as “Defeat 10 ‘Bomb’ enemies,” and songs cleared in this mode are unlocked to play in Music Stages.
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    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    ■ Characters and Party Formation
    Form a party with your favorite characters! You can have up to four characters of your choosing in your party.
    Abilities / Summons
    You can set up to three abilities for each character. There are various types of abilities, including attack and healing, as well as character-specific abilities.
    Call forth summons in a Battle Music Stage by setting a summonstone. Summonstones come with random bonus effects. Try to get your favorite summons with better and better effects!
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Additional Information
    In addition to characters and summons, you can also change moogle styles and airships. Neither affects your stats or gameplay, so set whichever moogle and airship you think looks best.
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    Theatrhythm: Final Bar Line
    A Total of 104 Characters Appear from the Final Fantasy Series
    Characters can be obtained by unlocking their associated title in Series Quests. You can also obtain enemy characters by clearing the final stage for each title!
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    The list of characters includes:
    • Final Fantasy I
      • Warrior of Light
      • Princess Sarah
      • Garland
    • Final Fantasy III
      • Onion Knight
      • Cid
      • Cloud of Darkness
    • Final Fantasy V
      • Bartz
      • Lenna
      • Galuf
      • Faris
      • Krile
      • Gilgamesh
      • Exdeath
    • Final Fantasy VII
      • Cloud
      • Tifa
      • Aerith
      • Barret
      • Red XIII
      • Yuffie
      • Vincent
      • Sephiroth
    • Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children
      • Zack
    • Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII
      • Cloud #2
      • Tifa #2
    • Final Fantasy IX
      • Zidane
      • Vivi
      • Garnet
      • Eiko
      • Kuja

    Lastly, THEATRHYTHM FINAL BAR LINE releases February 16, 2023 for Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

    SourceGematsu
    Soul Kiwami
    Soul Kiwami
    Raul Ochoa, a.k.a. Soul Kiwami, is the Deputy Editor in Chief of Final Weapon and a News Writer at Game Rant. With a passion for the Japanese gaming industry, Raul is a huge fan of Nintendo Switch, PC hardware, JRPGs and fighting/action games. business email: soul@finalweapon.net

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