btw this is the synopsis on the official japanese site, translated
By realistically rebuilding the world of FINAL FANTASY VII,
it will be reborn as a new story:
FINAL FANTASY VII REMAKE
The life energy pumped...
the Midgar only bit could be a problem, in general FF always featured multiple regions so I wonder how much variety there is (can we explore the outskirts at least? that same setting for 40 hours could get tiring).. and how much gravitas there is in the story to carry an entire game during whats...