Square Enix announced during today's Nintendo Direct broadcast that Final Fantasy Explorers, will release in North America and Europe on January 26, 2016.
A collector's edition was also revealed, which will be available through Square Enix's own store for $69.99. We've provided the details below, and you can find the original announcement here.
In addition to the game, the collector’s edition includes a variety of premium items, including:
· 32-page artbook featuring illustrations by renowned artists Yoshitaka Amano, Gen Kobayashi and Toshiyuki Itahana
· “Songs for the Journey,” a 20-track music soundtrack sampler comprised of tracks by celebrated Composer Tsuyoshi Sekito
· Themed FINAL FANTASY EXPLORERS Nintendo 3DS hard case
· Exclusive box packaging, featuring the artwork of series concept artist Amano
The Collector’s Edition will also have codes exclusive to the Western release to unlock in-game quests that allow players to obtain a set of legendary FINAL FANTASY® weapons. These weapons include: Venus Gospel from FINAL FANTASY VII, Death Penalty from DIRGE of CERBERUS®: FINAL FANTASY VII, Crimson Blitz from LIGHTNING RETURNS: FINAL FANTASY XIII, and Thyrus from FINAL FANTASY XIV.
FINAL FANTASY EXPLORERS will be available on Jan. 26, 2016, for Nintendo 3DS in North America, and will be priced at $39.99 MSRP. The Collector’s Edition will be sold through the Square Enix Online Store for $69.99.