[17][18] Her Final Fantasy X-2 regular form was made available as downloadable content. The go-to source for comic book and superhero movie fans. RELATED: Final Fantasy X: 10 Hidden Details & Facts You Never Knew About Al Bhed. [8], In Final Fantasy X-2, set two years after Final Fantasy X, Yuna is a member of the sphere hunting group Gullwings, along with Rikku and Paine. . It's perhaps one of the greatest gunner costumes, which is no easy dressphere to replicate. "[34] In 2008, Chip ranked her as the 13th top "girl of gaming". [tldr_position]Few characters in the Final Fantasy franchise have been as memorable and iconic as Yuna. [29] Nomura also said that he adorned Yuna's dress and necklace with images of the hibiscus flower also called "yuna," and that her name carries the meaning of "night" (夕な) in Okinawan, establishing a contrast between her and the lead male protagonist of Final Fantasy X, Tidus, whose Japanese name (ティーダ) translates to "sun" (太陽) in Okinawan. [10] During her journey, Yuna discovers the man from the sphere was actually Shuyin, a spirit who wishes to destroy Spira in revenge for the death of his lover, Lenne. Upon arrival to the Floating Ruins, Yuna seems to suffer from vertigo. [20] Yuna is also featured in the board game style video game Itadaki Street Special, appearing alongside Auron and Tidus,[21] and represents Final Fantasy X in the rhythm game Theatrhythm Final Fantasy. The greatest part about this is just how much she actually looks like Yuna and managed to embody the character's younger self.

Yuna is one of several "leading lady" characters permeating many Final Fantasy player parties. Photo by @ninja_ninjin #ffx2cosplay #ffx2 #yuna #yunacosplay #cosplay #finalfantasy #finalfantasycosplay, A post shared by Roxanna Lee (@pileofrox) on Apr 16, 2020 at 2:38pm PDT. Final Fantasy Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. . According to Tetsuya Nomura, he based Yuna's overall design on hakama, a type of traditional Japanese clothing. Yang is the positive/active/male principle in nature, and may allude to many other concepts e.g. Yuna reappears in Final Fantasy X-2, where she becomes the protagonist, searching for a way to find Tidus two years following his disappearance.
Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. [4] She gradually becomes more open and falls in love with Tidus. However, Roxanne Lee proves that the impossible is possible with hard work and dedication. [24] A 2003 audio CD Final Fantasy X-2 Vocal Collections features performances by Mayuko Aoki, Marika Matsumoto and Megumi Toyoguchi, the voice actresses for Yuna, Rikku and Paine, respectively. In the game's international version, the Gullwings go their separate ways before the game's opening, with Yuna returning to Besaid Island. [56] That same year, she was ranked as the tenth on top Final Fantasy character by IGN, commenting that while her original appearance made her "fine eye-candy" and her sending scene was one of the best works by the CG studio Square Visual Works, it was the sequel that gave her more confidence and attitude, as well as "a gratuitously exploitative costume that ranks among the series' finest bits of fanboy-baiting. Modeled here by Sheres, she makes a wonderful Yuna and manages to really capture the essence of the new, mature and more determined Yuna fans get to see in FFX-2. [55] In 2008, GameDaily listed the Final Fantasy X-2 incarnation of Yuna as one of the top 50 hottest video game women, praising her revealing outfit as well as her alternate costumes. That being said, it's full of details and to do it justice is no small feat. Yuna is one of the most famous characters in the entire Final Fantasy franchise and has attracted a lot of attention from hugely talented cosplayers. Hardcore cosplayer Yunakairi has not only embodied Yuna, but also various other Final Fantasy characters throughout her cosplay career. #yunaxtidus #yunacosplay #tiduscosplay #yunasummoner #ffxcosplay #finalfantasycosplay #finalfantasyart #finalfantasyxcosplay #finalfantasyx #yunabraskacosplay #yunabraska #yunaffx #finalfantasy10 #ff10 #ff10cosplay #finalfantasycosplayer #finalfantasyedit, A post shared by Tsuna Midori (@tsuna.mi_cosplay) on Jul 11, 2020 at 12:23pm PDT.
purge]In Chinese philosophy, yin and yang are concepts used to describe how apparently opposite or contrary forces are actually complementary, interconnected, and interdependent giving rise to each other as they interrelate. Nomura said that when he learned the character was to perform a dance called the "sending," he wanted to give her outfit something that would flow. [61] In official Square Enix polls, Yuna was voted the third most commonly favorite female Final Fantasy character in 2013[62] and the most popular Final Fantasy heroine in 2014. Back to a more recent and mature Yuna with an attitude that could kick anyone's butt, her gunner dressphere is astonishing when it actually comes to life.

Not only is the full outfit visible, but it looks fantastic. Spleen/Celine looks as though she walked straight out of the game in her wonderful Yuna wedding dress cosplay. [51] Various publications compared Yuna to other fictional characters, including the Charlie's Angels's Natalie Cook as portrayed by Cameron Diaz;[52][53][54] and Tomb Raider star Lara Croft, due to her attire and gun-wielding skills. It shows true dedication that she has transformed herself into all three of the YRP team: Yuna, Rikku and Paine. What quote do you prefer? Arigato or I love you? [41] Rob Wright of Tom's Hardware included her among the 50 greatest female characters in video game history. the moon, shaded orientation, something covert or concealed, "of the netherworld", overcast or sinister. Nomura also said that he adorned Yuna's dress and necklace with images of the hibiscusflower also called "yuna," and that her name carries the meaning of … . Or the dreams that have faded... Never forget them PH: @yuilang #finalfantasycosplay #finalfantasyx #ffxremaster #ffxcosplay #yunacosplay #spira #yunalesca #yunafinalfantasyx #ffx #finalfantasy10 #yunasummoner #gamecosplay #squareenixcosplay #squareenix #ファイナルファンタジー #ファイナルファンタジー10 #ファイナルファンタジーX #ファイナルファンタジーテン #スピラ #ユウナ, A post shared by Yuna Kairi (@yunakairi.cosplay) on Apr 1, 2020 at 9:31am PDT. [36] That same year, Heath Hooker of GameZone ranked Yuna the ninth top Final Fantasy character, calling her "one of the strongest female characters in the entire Final Fantasy franchise" and stating "the depth of character Yuna presents to the player is unfathomable and is one reason why she lands on this list. The front detail in particular, which can be difficult to nail, looks like it was pulled right out of the game. This pose looks so effortless but I remember it being deceptively uncomfortable lol, but worth it! The trio then reunite to explore a tower. [33], Yuna received positive critical reception for her appearance in Final Fantasy X. Chris Reiter of Gaming Target ranked her as the third best "PlayStation 2 babe", describing her as "the star heroine whose soft features, kindness, and her unique story makes her one of the better beauties to love. Because Yuna, Rikku and Paine live in a more care-free world, the designers wanted them to be able to dress up, a feature which became key to the gameplay. Costume designer Tetsu Tsukamoto said that the radical design changes for Yuna from one game to the other reflected a huge cultural change. Tomia is a South Korean cosplayers with a talent for tapping into the very essence of whichever character she portrays.

This duality lies at the origins of many branches of classical Chinese science and philosophy, as well as being a primary guideline of traditional Chinese medicine, and a central principle of different forms of Chinese martial arts and exercise. Despite this positive reception, there was a mixed reception for her role in Final Fantasy X-2 due to her redesign. . Her hair has been cut into a similar style to his (excluding her long ponytail), and her battle stance while using the Warrior dressphere is the same as Tidus's battle stance, and she also mimics his victory pose and uses his battle quotes. Her detailed costume reminds everyone of why FFX was so great, and with DaniAce playing Tidus to perfection in his own super realistic costume, it's almost like a screenshot from the game. : @convention_shenanigans #cosplay #yuna #yunacosplay #songstressyuna #songstressyunacosplay #finalfantasy #finalfantasyx #finalfantasyx2 #finalfantasycosplay #finalfantasyxcosplay #finalfantasyx2cosplay, A post shared by twili_heart (@twiliheart) on Feb 25, 2020 at 10:13am PST. The scene was memorable and crazy, as Tidus rushes in to try and stop things from happening. Twiliheart gives fans a real treat by posting this wonderful photo of herself mimicking Yuna's pose from some of her musical performances. It's no wonder that so many extremely talented cosplayers have also shown their love for the series by literally transforming into her. RELATED: The Keyblade & 9 Of The Best Final Fantasy Weapons, Ranked. Cosplay is all about sharing among friends, and this costume originally made and initially modeled by Persephone Costumes is direct proof of that. But her costume of Yuna from FFX is definitely up there when it comes to hyper-realistic cosplays. When commenting on how the audiences would react to Final Fantasy X, Burress said that she wanted them to participate in the game itself and to "transport them into a completely different world" through the voices. Outside the Final Fantasy series, Yuna appears in Kingdom Hearts II as a pixie along with Paine and Rikku. "[37] In 2013, Complex editors Michael Rougeau and Gus Turner listed Yuna at number 21 on the list of the greatest heroines in video game history. Many tangible dualities (such as light and dark, fire and water, and male and female) are thought of as physical manifestations of the duality of yin and yang. The makeup for Yuna in this costume is spot-on and completely morphs her into the character. The best parts here have to be Yuna's long braid, which is slightly visible by her leg, as well as the high quality of the ruffles of the shirt that look just as wispyas the actual dress in the game. [60] In a 2010 ASCII Media Works poll in which Japanese fans would vote whose video game or manga character would like to name their children after, Yuna came second in the female category. [1] Hedy Burress provides the character's voice in the English adaptations of the game.