Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth Two Discs Issue, How to Fix It?

Final Fantasy VII Rebirth is the newly released 2024 action role-playing game by Square Enix that served as a sequel to Final Fantasy VII Remake for the PlayStation 5 platform. Final Fantasy VII Rebirth has recently announced that the physical disc edition consists of a two-disc format for the end users. Now, it seems that players are worried about the two discs which are misprinted oppositely from the actual disc file. So, if you’re also facing the Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth Two Discs Issue, check this full guide.

Well, two discs for a video game are pretty common for larger file-size titles, such as GTA and Red Dead Redemption lineup. Here the two-disc format works as installing the game data and playing the game. However, Square Enix is not known for providing more than one disc earlier. But not this time because the FF7 Rebirth file size is huge up to 200 GB that’s why Square Enix provides two physical discs. We should mention that the PS5’s standard Blu-Ray disc storage can go up to 100 GB each.

Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth Two Discs Issue, How to Fix It?

It might also be possible that FF7 Rebirth’s two discs contain the full game data and play license so that PS5 owners will have to run both discs one by one correctly to generate the license to become eligible to experience the title. Fortunately, Square Enix has officially described it on their website.

As per the team, due to a manufacturing issue at Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc., an error has occurred in the label printed on the disc surface and the content recorded on the disc for the ‘FINAL FANTASY VII REBIRTH’ for a set of 2 discs.

How to Fix Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth Two Discs Issue

This incorrect labelling on the game discs has caused players to insert the discs in the incorrect sequence. As a result, the installation issue occurs every time they try to do so. Square Enix has apologized for the misprint where the 1st disc was labelled as ‘Play Disc’ which consists of ‘Data Disc’ and the 2nd disc was labelled as ‘Data Disc’ which includes contents of ‘Play Disc’.

Therefore, you’ll have to simply use the opposite discs to avoid the game installation issues on your PS5. Now, you can check the steps below to avoid the incorrect sequence error while installing Final Fantasy VII Rebirth on PlayStation 5. The provided disc image will help you for sure.

Final Fantasy 7 Rebirth Two Discs Issue, How to Fix It?

  1. First, Insert the Black Disc on your PS5 console (incorrectly printed as ‘Play Disc’).
  2. Now, run the disc to proceed with installing the required game data on the console.
  3. Then follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation process.
  4. Once done, remove the disc > Insert the White Disc (incorrectly marked as ‘Data Disc’).
  5. Run this disc to start playing the FF7 Rebirth game properly.

Please Note: Currently, Sony Interactive Entertainment Inc. is trying to cope with this incident and considering to respond the game owners to avoid the installation issues.

For further inquiries related to the disc usage and its content, please contact PlayStation Customer Support or Square Enix Support Center.

That’s it, guys. We assume this guide was helpful to you. For further queries, you can comment below.

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