Final Fantasy VII Remake is in development hell ever since it was revealed with gameplay footage at PlayStation Experience 2015, but this might change soon as confirmed by the game director.
Final Fantasy VII Remake was originally announced at E3 2015 with a pre-rendered trailer. It was revealed then that the game will be directed b Tetsuya Nomura and produced by Yoshinori Kitase. The story writer was Kazushige Nojima who has previously worked on the Kingdom Hearts and Final Fantasy series.
After all these years, there is no major update shared for the game, but that might change soon. Speaking about their 2019 plans, the game director Tetsuya Nomura, and producer, Yoshinori Kitase, talked about how they want to reveal more information about Final Fantasy VII Remake.
Thoughts: Various presentations to be released.
Thoughts: Development on Final Fantasy 7 Remake is progressing smoothly! I would like to try hard to meet the expectations of fans.
Tetsuya Nomura is also working on Kingdom Hearts 3 which will be out on January 29th, 2019, for PS4 and Xbox One. His next project is likely going to be Final Fantasy VII Remake, so if they are teasing announcements in 2019, it is not a major surprise.
Final Fantasy VII Remake was announced as a PS4 timed exclusive. It is currently in development at Square Enix and uses Unreal Engine 4.