The corporate feels that it has grow to be too reliant on the Ultimate Fantasy and Dragon Quest IPs!
Sq. Enix needs to change issues up. In accordance with President Takashi Kiryu, the corporate can be slimming down its lineup of titles sooner or later. In a monetary briefing from November of final 12 months, Kiryu acknowledged that Sq. Enix is focusing an excessive amount of on its Ultimate Fantasy and Dragon Quest manufacturers and never doing sufficient to focus on different genres and types of of video games that followers take pleasure in. Kiryu feels that the corporate’s current efforts to place out a big selection of titles fell flat with customers, leading to some strong standouts like Ultimate Fantasy Pixel Remaster, but additionally outright failures just like the fan-maligned Forspoken.
Kiryu goes on to say that sooner or later, Sq. Enix can be slicing again on content material as a way to focus extra on producing a smaller, curated collection of high quality video games. Whereas he doesn’t say what these video games could be, Kiryu does be aware that “the market is more and more polarized between blockbuster and indie titles” and that Sq. Enix will “wish to make clearer distinctions going ahead” relating to the titles the corporate releases.