Conclusion: While I may have skipped over our usual graphics page, I didn’t want to linger on that part too much until the end of the review, as very little has changed, but thats not to say they haven’t improved anything, with this latest re-release of the title come several “minor” tweaks that add up to a big...
Excerpt: It begins well enough. Han Solo-wannabe Dan Danger and his sidekick/whipping robot Evo are sent to investigate a derelict, 1,000 year-old space station overrun with ill-tempered animal automatons.
Excerpt: At the moment, the only method of getting your hands on Final Fantasy VII for PC is through the official Square-Enix online store. After purchasing, an e-mail was sent with all of the pertinent activation information. You are asked to download the Final Fantasy Download Manager.
Excerpt: Final Fantasy VII is Square-Enix’s bestselling video game with over ten million copies sold. It debuted on the PlayStation and has been re-released on the PC twice. This review is based on the 2012 release that offers achievements, character booster (I never used it), and cloud saves.
Pros: Engrossing story and excellent character development; nice magic system where each character can learn every spell.
Cons: Some of the graphics didn't age well, broken cloud save system.
The PC translation of Final Fantasy VII is fundamentally the same game as the PlayStation version, which makes for both its greatest strengths and its most frustrating weaknesses.
7 July 1998
Summary: SquareSoft's Final Fantasy VII was released on the PlayStation with much hype and fanfare, including television commercials and huge bus stop ads in metropolitan areas. For many months, it seemed Final Fantasy VII was the only game available for the PlayStation.
Conclusion: It's enough. The original hyperbole of the experience still dazzles. As the gaming world marvelled at a new 3D dawn, Final Fantasy 7's stentorian soundtrack, epic summoning spells and soaring storyline seemed to draw itself up to the huge potential of disc-based games and 3D worlds.