Now that we have a solidified North American launch date for Final Fantasy XIII-2 , it's time to get a closer look.

We've seen plenty of footage already, but these two new videos show off the unbelievable production values we expect. Regardless of how you view the potential of this sequel, it's clear that this game strives for fantastic flash and satisfying special effects. Oh, and the story and action should be fun, too. The first trailer is called "Promise" and starts with Hope finding a certain dagger…