Final Fantasy VII: Advent Children is a CGI action/fantasy/anime movie that takes place two years after the events in Final Fantasy VII. The movie was part of the Compilation of Final Fantasy VII series and was developed by Square Enix and Visual Works. It was released in 2005 on DVD and later given DVD Special Editions, Blu-ray, and UMD editions.

The film was well received with many praising the amazing graphics and CG work. It has a 7.3 rating at IMDB and remains in our Top Final Fantasy List. Some people were a bit confused with the storyline, especially those that have not played Final Fantasy VII. The game sold over 4 million copies world wide and remains a cult classic to many fans.


Two years have passed since the events of Final Fantasy VII. Though Midgar, city of mako, city of prosperity, has been reduced to ruins, its people slowly but steadily walk the road to reconstruction. However, a mysterious illness called geostigma torments them. With no cure in sight, it brings death to the afflicted, one after another, robbing the people of their fledgling hope. And so Cloud, who walked away from the life of a hero to live in solitude, must step forward yet again...

This game is part of the Compilation of Final Fantasy VII, which includes a series of spin-off games and movies, including:

Game Releases

Title Platform Release Date (JP) Release Date (US)
Final Fantasy VII [7]: Advent Children DVD 2005-09-14 2006-04-25
Final Fantasy VII [7]: Advent Children Complete Blu-ray 2009-04-16 2009-06-02