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WTF? $16 for Final Fantasy Tactics for iPhone?

The enhanced War of the Lions version of Final Fantasy Tactics goes on sale Thursday for...$15.99. To put that into perspective, the game is going for $9.99 on the PlayStation Network, and the PSP version is also $9.99.

And it's not a universal app: The iPad version is still a month out.

Gamers have complained for years about the so-called "Square Enix tax," the term used to describe the higher prices for the publisher's DS games. And while I've never been one to decry games as too expensive, $15.99 makes the iOS version of The War of the Lions one of the most expensive games on the App Store. Is this too expensive for the iOS platform?

This article originally appeared on GamePro.com as WTF? $16 for Final Fantasy Tactics for iPhone?


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