Final Fantasy II

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This page is for the remaster of the 1988 NES game. For the 1991 Super NES game originally released as "Final Fantasy II" in North America, see Final Fantasy IV or Final Fantasy IV (3D Remake).

Final Fantasy II
Final Fantasy II cover
Square Enix
Unity 2019[Note 1]
Release dates
Windows July 28, 2021
Metacritic 76
Microtransactions None
Modes Singleplayer
Pacing Turn-based
Perspectives Bird's-eye view
Genres JRPG
Art styles Anime, Pixel art
Themes Fantasy
Series Final Fantasy
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Final Fantasy II is a singleplayer bird's-eye view JRPG game in the Final Fantasy series.

General information

Steam Community Discussions


Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Green Man Gaming
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Humble Store
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All versions require Steam DRM.

Essential improvements[edit]

Improve the readability of the in-game text[edit]

The stock fonts used by the game are narrow and difficult to read.
The Japanese font, however, has characters that are easier to read and resembles the font used in the PlayStation Portable remake of the Final Fantasy I & II, as well as Final Fantasy XIII.
  1. Browse to the local files of your Final Fantasy II Pixel Remaster installation.
  2. Navigate to <path-to-game>\Final Fantasy II_Data\Streaming Assets to find the font files.
  3. Delete font_en.bundle and font_en.manifest.
  4. Rename the ja part in the font_ja.bundle and font_ja.manifest files with en.
  5. For non-English languages, repeat Step 4 for the other localizations (e.g. es: Spanish, fr: French, de: German).

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1173780/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Steam Play (Linux) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/1173780/pfx/[Note 2]

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud


Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Up to 21:9.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Sprite-based 2D game
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Sprite-based 2D game
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Sprite-based 2D game
Vertical sync (Vsync)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
60 FPS
2D game with limited animation frames, so while movement/scrolling may work as 60 FPS, the game is not fully 60 FPS
120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Ray tracing



Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost


Language UI Audio Sub Notes
Simplified Chinese
Traditional Chinese
Brazilian Portuguese

Other information[edit]


Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 11.4 [3]
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes


No middleware information; you can edit this page to add it.

System requirements[edit]

Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 8.1, 10 (v1909)
Processor (CPU) Intel Core i3-2105
AMD A8-7600
System memory (RAM) 4 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 1 GB
Video card (GPU) AMD Radeon R7
Intel HD Graphics 3000
DirectX 10 compatible
A 64-bit operating system is required.


  1. Unity engine build: 2019.4.20f1
  2. 2.0 2.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/1173780/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (1173780) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.


  1. RPGSite - How to fix that awful font in the Final Fantasy Pixel Remaster games on PC - last accessed on 2021-07-30
  2. FONT FIX FOR NON-ENGLISH LANGUAGES - Steam Community Guides - last accessed on 2021-07-30
  3. Verified by User:Fds29 on 2021-07-21
    Verified with Special K