According to series of videos posted, Square Enix has unveiled some details of upcoming console action role-playing video game Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII.

Four videos, each featuring producer Yoshinori Kitase , director Motomu Toriyama, game design director Yuji Abe and art director Isamu Kamikokuryou, streamed on Youtube channel while each video explain every aspects of the game.

A direct sequel of Final Fantasy XIII-2, Lightning Returns will be the conclusion of the Final Fantasy’s Lightning Saga.

Several hundred years following the ending of Final Fantasy XIII-2, Lightning awakens on a chain of islands known as Novus Partus, floating in the Sea of Chaos. The sprawling islands serve as a last refuge for humanity and the world which was Pulse, while the new Cocoon hovers in the sky above. With only thirteen days left until the world ends, Lightning must fight to save it. [Wikipedia]

Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII is set to release next year  on both Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 consoles.