Before Crisis: Final Fantasy VII is yet another Final Fantasy VII spin-off developed by Square Enix and was the first released from the Compilation of Final Fantasy VII. It an action RPG game that users can download on their cell phone and play (FOMA, SoftBank Mobile, and EZweb). It is currently offered only in Japan. When it was announced in 2006 at E3, Square Enix said they would release it later for North America, however, that still hasn't happened.
The game features the Turks, a group of characters from the original Final Fantasy VII. The game is actually a prequel and takes place seven years before the events in Final Fantasy VII.
President Shinra is shot and barely survives.... However, it appears that even the attack on the President was a diversion, and AVALANCHE's real target was a weapon called the Mako Cannon, which they planned to fire at Midgar, destroying the city.
This game is part of the Compilation of Final Fantasy VII, which includes a series of spin-off games and movies, including: