When Theatrhythm was first announced a number of Western commentators were dismissive of the game: “A rhythm game based on the music of Final Fantasy?” they cried, “Sheer madness!”
And then Square Enix released a demo on the Japanese 3DS eShop. It turns out that Theatrhythm shows a lot of potential, especially if you are a fan of the Final Fantasy games. Proof that the concept works can be found in this video. newbreview.com’s managing editor Luke Mears takes us through the Battle Music from Final Fantasy VI on two difficulties in this Japanese 3DS exclusive demo.