Variety has reported that Sony Pictures Television is working with Hivemind and Square Enix to produce a live-action series based on the long running Final Fantasy game franchise.
No concrete plot details have been revealed at this time although it is mentioned that the series will feature “an original story set in the fantastic world of Eorzea.” Fans of the Final Fantasy franchise should recognize the location as one of the major locales featured in Final Fantasy XIV. Additionally the series is said to “explore the struggle between magic and technology in a quest to bring peace to a land in conflict.” Familiar characters such as Cid is said to appear along with several other elements featured in the games such as airships and chocobos are also said to be making an appearance.
Jason F. Brown, Sean Daniel, and Dinesh Shamdasani from Hivemind will be working as the main producers on the project. Ben Lustig and Jake Thornton will be the main writers and executive producers on the project.
No other details are confirmed at this time so stay tune for updates.