Reviews and Problems with Final Fantasy IV Advance
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4 December 2006
Excerpt: Before I start in on this review, let me clarify a few things. I found Final Fantasy IV (II on the SNES), to be the defining RPG of my youth. It had been hyped to me by friends, and when I got the chance to play it, it lived up to the hype for me.
Excerpt: Final Fantasy IV is arguably the greatest Final Fantasy game of all time, being the first to have engaging characters, an epic plot, and many of the other features that gamers relate to the Final Fantasy series.
Conclusion: Final Fantasy IV Advance is possibly one of the greatest RPGs ever released in the gaming world. It introduced many elements that became the springboard to many popular games known and loved today. Introducing one of the greatest and addictive storylines, players will be hooked through this game.
Excerpt: It so very nice to find a video game that has been rated with the right descriptors from the ESRB. The rating the game got is of course another matter entirely. If you really want to confuse someone try and explain the numerical sequence of the Final Fantasy video games.
Final Fantasy IV Advance (Game Boy Advance) Review
28 June 2006
Summary: The Final Fantasy series is by far and away the most popular in its genre on a worldwide basis, only being out-stripped in Japan by Square Enix's other RPG, Dragon Quest. Currently we have had the first two games ported to the GBA, III is coming to the DS, whilst V and VI are due at the end of 2006.
Excerpt: Just about everyone in the “old guard” of RPG players knows what Final Fantasy IV is about, though at the time they would have known it as Final Fantasy II for the Super Nintendo. For many it was even their first RPG.
Excerpt: Take a group of plucky adventurers, add in an overpowering evil threatening to destroy the planet, throw in some romantic tension and internal conflict, add a dash of character development, let simmer for a little while at 350, and you have Squenix’s formula for an insanely popular RPG franchise.
Excerpt: sports two new dungeons, a bestiary, and the ability to choose which party members will accompany Cecil, the main character, at the end of the game. The first new dungeon allows for the five additional characters available at the end of the game to obtain powerful weapons similar to the ones the...