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Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age
Final Fantasy XII Box Art
Developer(s) Square Enix
Publisher(s) Square Enix
Platform(s) Nintendo Switch platform icon
Genre(s) Role-playing game
Rating(s)
ESRB  PEGI  USK  ACB

05ESRB - T  04PEGI 16  03USK 12  03Australian Classification Board - M

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Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age is a fantasy role-playing video game developed and published by Square Enix originaly for the PlayStation 2 home video console before being ported to the Nintendo Switch. A part of the Final Fantasy series, the game was released on the Switch in 2019. It introduced several innovations to the series: an open world, a seamless battle system, a controllable camera, a customizable "gambit" system, which lets the player control the artificial intelligence (AI) of characters in battle, a "license" system, which determines what abilities and equipment can be used by characters, and a hunting side quest, which allows the player to find and defeat increasingly difficult monsters in the game's open world. Final Fantasy XII also includes elements from previous games in the series, such as Chocobos and Moogles.

The game takes place in the fictional land of Ivalice, where the empires of Archadia and Rozarria are waging an endless war. Dalmasca, a small kingdom, is caught between the warring nations. When Dalmasca is annexed by Archadia, its princess, Ashe, creates a resistance movement. During the struggle, she meets Vaan, a young adventurer who dreams of becoming a sky pirate in command of an airship. They are quickly joined by a band of allies; together, they rally against the tyranny of the Archadian Empire.