This page lists the version differences between various releases of Final Fantasy Type-0.
Final Fantasy Type-0Edit
- Japanese release on October 27th, 2011.
- Original release of the game for the PlayStation Portable.
Final Fantasy Type-0 HDEdit
- North American release on March 17th, 2015.
- Japanese release on March 19th, 2015.
- European release on March 20th, 2015.
- Remastering in high definition for the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One.
- Increased blood levels from the original PSP version.
- Multiplayer functions from the PSP version are omitted. Connectivity with the Square Enix Members site, which was an avenue to obtain multiplayer-exclusive rewards via Internet connection, is also omitted in this version. Achievements and rewards exclusive to multiplayer mode have been modified to be available in single-player mode.
- The SPP system is retained, along with the feature to call for computer-controlled backup characters in missions. They are modified to allow players to legitimately obtain SPP and unlock SPP-exclusive rewards in a single-player game.
- Four difficulty modes are added for the entire game—Cadet (Novice), Officer (Intermediate), Agito (Advanced), and Finis (Expert).
- Inclusion of dual audio tracks In Japanese and English.
- Inclusion of a new movie teaser, titled "Rise from Ashes", that reflects a concept for a possible sequel.
- Inclusion of a new alternate costume for the playable characters.
- Improved battle speed and controls for the playable characters.
- Remastered soundtrack for the HD version. "Choosing How to Die" has vocals added. An English version of "Colorful - Falling in Love" and a new vocal theme song, "Utakata", were also recorded.
- Achievements and Trophies for Xbox Live and PlayStation Network.
- RTS missions are replayable from the title screen.
- Modified controls for console controllers:
- The camera and toggling between lock-on targets are controlled by the right analog stick, while it was controlled by the D-pad on the PSP.
- Sheathing and bringing out a character's weapon only requires the left shoulder button, without the right shoulder button as done on the PSP.
- The sub-commands only require tapping their respective D-pad buttons, while on the PSP, they were controlled by holding the left shoulder button and tapping a respective face button. The "Use Item" action, which was assigned to SELECT on the PSP, is also added to the D-pad.
- The "Harvest Phantoma" action is assigned solely to the button assigned for normal attacks, instead of any of the three non-canceling buttons on the PSP.
- Improved sound effects, such as footsteps, gunshots, and when navigating through menus. The flute melody for Deuce's normal attack has also been changed.
- Kazusa's swimsuit model and Emina's lingerie model were removed from Historical Personae.
- Reduced motion blur effect.
- Improved camera control while moving.
- Fixed various other issues.
- Upgraded graphics resolution options for high end PC's.
- Improved in-game battle camera.
- Steam achievements and trading cards.
- Scalable motion blur settings.
- New character speed boost. The player can press L3 button to adjust character movement speed (normal, fast, and fastest).
- Customizable dynamic screenshot mode.
- Pause menu actually pause the game.