Speaking with Famitsu, Tabata explained that a female character may possibly play a temporary party member role, but that her presence may change the entire cast’s dynamic because reasons.
Famitsu: A lot of comments from people who wanted a female party member seemed to stand out.
Tabata: It is possible that a female character may join the party as a guest. Because it’s four guys traveling together, it may be an interesting point to see how these youths react to a woman when she is in the party as a guest. (laughs)
Final Fantasy XV is coming to PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, and fans got their first taste of the game through a demo packaged in Final Fantasy Type-0. For more on that, check out our thoughts on the demo, or tell Square-Enix how you felt about it.