Square Enix registered trademarks for “Ever Crisis” and “The First Soldier” on December 17, 2020, in Japan and the Shinra Electric Power Company logo on December 22. All three brands went public today.
The three trademarks appear to be related to Final Fantasy VII :
- “Ever Crisis” has a similar name to the mobile game Before Crisis: Final Fantasy VII released in 2004 and the game Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII, released in 2007 for PSP;
- “The First Soldier” appears to be a reference to Sephiroth, the main villain in the Final Fantasy VII series ;
- Shinra Electric Power Company is an organization from the world of Final Fantasy VII.
In the year-end messages, Square Enix said it was getting ready for news from Final Fantasy VII Remake in 2021.