How long to beat Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth: Main story length

Stephanie Zucarelli
Sephiroth in FF7 Rebirth.

Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth is here and along with it is the continuation of this epic remastered tale. With it being a remake, and part of a trilogy, you’ll like be wondering how long the main story is so you know how many hours you’ll be sinking in. Here, we’ll run you through how long it takes to beat FF7 Rebirth.

Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth is the second installment from the trilogy that is remaking Square Enix’s legendary game from 1997. Four years from the release of Final Fantasy 7 Remake, fans will be able to meet once again with Cloud, Tifa, Aerith, Barret, and Red XIII while they’re trying to save the world.

While the first part was critically acclaimed, players’ main concern was Final Fantasy 7 Remake’s lack of side content beyond the main campaign, which let them beat the whole adventure in almost 33 hours.

The devs promised that Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth will let players explore a large part of the world that’s filled with quests and that players will need to explore thoroughly to discover side missions and secret mini-games.

Here’s how long Square Enix confirmed that Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth will last.

How long to beat FF7 Rebirth?

Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth lasts between 40 to 50 hours if you focus on the Main Quest and some side content as confirmed by IGN.

However, players who want to explore all the Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth side content and secrets will need more than 100 hours. This was confirmed by the game’s director, Naoki Hamaguchi, who noted that side quests are around 80% of the exploration-based content, such as Chocobo Racing and minigames at the Golden Saucer.

To keep track of the user-based playtime, be sure to check the official HowLongToBeat entry. In the meantime, you can check out the rest of our content on FF7 Rebirth:

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About The Author

Stephanie is a Games Writer at CharlieIntel. After graduating as a journalist, she started working as a tech writer for Infobae, Channel 9, and Rolling Stone. She's currently focused on covering Diablo 4, Baldur's Gate 3 and Fortnite, but can't resist anything related to The Sims 4 and Stardew Valley. You can contact her at [email protected].