Pixels or Death writes about why playing Kingdom Hearts: Birth by Sleep makes some of the things announced so far about Final Fantasy XV make a lot of sense. They write things like:
"This concept reassures me, as a lifelong fan of the genre. Modern console RPGs aren’t cheap, or easy, to make, and it’s good to see some developers figuring out how to put things together. Lightning Returns, the last game in the Final Fantasy XIII trilogy, might not be perfect, but it shows Square trying to branch out, to apply these handheld lessons to console releases. To make videogames that we can get excited about."