Read this date mechanic guide and learn how to date Tifa, Aerith, and Barret in 7 Remake (FFVII Remake, FF7 Remake). Includes choices you have to pick, romance date & more!
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What Is The Dating Event
Date Event Happens In Ch. 14
At the beginning of Chapter 14, a dating event will occur where Cloud visits Aerith's garden at night. The character appearing in this event changes depending on the subquests & choices that you've made.
Not Based On Conversation Choices
The appearance of either Aerith or Tifa in Chapter 14 is not affected by conversation choices but by the number of completed subquests and 1 event scene. So go & pick choices in conversations without having to worry about the outcome of the garden scene.Choices & Branches Guide
Tell Us Who You You Went On A Date With!
How To Date Aerith
Clear Chapter 8 Quests
Aerith's chance of appearing in the garden scene can be significantly increased by completing Odd Jobs in Chapter 8 of the game. The more quests you clear, the better the chances of Aerith appearing. Completing all of the quests also unlocks a scene with Aerith: Discovery: The Language of Flowers
Chapter 8 Odd Jobs
- Quest 7: The Mysterious Moogle Merchant
- Quest 8: Kids On Patrol
- Quest 9: Weapons On A Rampage
- Quest 10: A Verified Hero
- Quest 11: The Angel Of The Slums
- Quest 12: Paying Respects
Pick Aerith In Chapter 10
The start of Chapter 10 gives you an option to choose between either tending to Aerith or Tifa. Tending to Aerith first also increases your chances of meeting her in the Chapter 14 garden scene.Check Out The Chapter 10 Guide Here!
How To Date Tifa
Clear All Chapter 3 Quests
Clearing all Chapter 3 sidequests increases your chances of getting Tifa to appear in the garden scene in Chapter 14. The more quests you complete, the more likely it is for Tifa to appear. Completing all Chapter 3 quests also rewards you with a Crescent Moon Charm.
Chapter 3 Odd Jobs
- Quest 1: Chadley's Report
- Quest 2: Rat Problem
- Quest 3: Nuisance In the Factory
- Quest 4: Lost Friends
- Quest 5: On the Prowl
- Quest 6: Just Flew In From The Graveyard
Pick Tifa In Chapter 10
The start of Chapter 10 gives you an option to choose between either tending to Aerith or Tifa. Going to Tifa first also increases her chance of appearing in the Chapter 14 garden scene.Check Out The Chapter 10 Guide Here!
How To Date Barret
Don't Do Any Subquests In Chapter 3 & 8
The easiest way to get Barret to appear in the Chapter 14 garden scene is to simply ignore the Odd Jobs in Chapters 3 & 8. Not completing any of them locks you down to the Barret scene.Check Out All Odd Jobs Here!
How To Change Choices & Dating Partner
Use Chapter Selection
You can change the dating scene to another character by using the Chapter Selection. However, this may take time as you have to go back to replay certain chapters and sidequests to change the outcome. Note that you need to clear the game to unlock Chapter Selection.Check Out The New Game Guide Here!
Repeat Chapters 3, 8, 9
The quests and events in these chapters can influence your partner in the dating scene. Replay these chapters to complete or ignore quests, then repeat Chapter 14.