Followers don’t just like the teeny, tiny font within the Ultimate Fantasy Pixel Remasters, however that’s not stopping them from fixing it.
On Wednesday Sq. Enix launched the Pixel Remasters of Ultimate Fantasy, Ultimate Fantasy 2, and Ultimate Fantasy 3 on Android, iOS, and Home windows PC. The video games embody updates like a refreshed look and a newly remastered soundtrack. Whereas lots of the adjustments introduced a much-needed face-lift to an previous franchise, not all of them had been welcome. Specifically, folks took situation with the font, and now they’re discovering artful methods to repair it.
It began again in late June, when Sq. Enix first posted screenshots of the remasters. Upon seeing the screenshots, followers instantly scrutinized and criticized the font. Many followers had been upset that it was small and complained that it might be exhausting to learn, presenting a potential accessibility situation that might make it tough for some folks to play. The brand new font additionally doesn’t protect the pixelated look of the unique video games, and it usually appeared misplaced in a remaster of a retro title. Just a few followers even made memes to make enjoyable of it.
Some held out hope that Sq. Enix would reply earlier than the discharge in July and repair the font. However then the sport got here out on Wednesday with the identical previous font, and followers expressed their disappointment.
Because it seems, it’ll be comparatively simple for followers to vary the font — a minimum of within the PC model. As a submit from RPG Web site factors out, the Japanese-language model of the video games truly has an English font that’s higher than the one which comes with the English model. To repair it, you don’t should obtain something particular. It’s only a matter of copying and pasting the recordsdata into the appropriate place in your pc.
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