Final Fantasy VI

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FINAL FANTASY VI
FINAL FANTASY VI cover
Developers
Square Enix
Windows DotEmu
Publishers
Square Enix
Release dates
Windows December 16, 2015
Final Fantasy VI guide at StrategyWiki
Final Fantasy VI at Wikipedia
Final Fantasy
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Key points

Developer suggest turning on FXAA with certain lower resolutions to avoid display issues.
This port uses the sprites designed for mobile devices instead of the original SNES ones.[1]
PC port of the Android port of the game which uses a touchscreen optimized GUI.

General information

Steam Community Discussions

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Publisher website
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EU region.
Windows
Green Man Gaming
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Windows
Humble Store
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Windows
Steam
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Windows
All versions require Steam DRM.

Essential improvements[edit]

Remove bilinear filter[edit]

Remove the bilinear filter.[2]
  1. Download FFVI Defilter
  2. Extract the .zip into the installation folder.
  3. Run FFVI_Defilter.exe
  4. Press Enter to continue and wait for program to report success.
  5. Delete the files extracted from the .zip, as they are not needed after the patch.

Add missing font characters[edit]

Replace the font with one with the missing characters and symbols used in the game.[2]
  1. Download FF6PC-Font
  2. Extract Arial-Bold.tff from the .rar.
  3. Go to Final Fantasy 6\obb\font\.
  4. Replace Arial-Bold.tff in the folder with the modded Arial-Bold.tff.

Restore original SNES sprites[edit]

Restore original, uncensored, SNES sprites of Siren and the boss Goddess.[2][3]
  1. Download Design Reverter
  2. Run DesignReverter.exe
  3. You will be asked if you want to install to your main.OBB. Choose yes.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Steam <Steam-folder>/userdata/<user-id>/382900/local

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Steam <Steam-folder>/userdata/<user-id>/382900/local
<Steam-folder>/userdata/<user-id>/382900/remote
5 save slots + 1 quicksave slot available.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

Graphics option Option Notes
Widescreen resolution
See Widescreen resolution, 3:2 Pillarboxed by default.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Highest selectable windowed resolutions 1360x768 and 1280x768 share the same visible area at 1152x768.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
FXAA
Vertical sync (Vsync)
On by default. Can be disabled in the GPU control panel.
60 FPS
120+ FPS

Widescreen resolution[edit]

Includes optional vibrant reshade mod.
Stretches out the 3:2 image to 16:9.
Add widescreen resolution by stretching the 3:2 to 16:9.[2][4]
  1. Download the version for your desired resolution: 1920x1080, 1366x768, 1280x720.
  2. Extract .zip into the installation folder.
  3. Start game.
  4. Press F10 to activate the border fix
  5. (Optional) Press F11 to activate the vibrant reshade mod.

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
French
Italian
German
Spanish
Portuguese
Russian

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) Vista 7, 8, 8.1
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 4 2.4 GHz
System memory (RAM) 2 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 950 MB

References