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Final Fantasy IX
7.1 out of 10

Final Fantasy IX

FINAL FANTASY IX centers around an evil queen's desire to Read more

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Overall 7
Gameplay 7
Graphics 7
Sound 9
Storyline 6
Replay value 4

Final Fantasy IX

28 December 2003
  • Excerpt: The last Final Fantasy on the original Playstation, Final Fantasy IX ‘s whole catch was “The Crystal Comes Back.” Media outlets often described the game as being more like early FF’s with phrases like “return to its fantasy roots.
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Overall 8

Final Fantasy IX

Into Liquid Sky
2 June 2003
  • Excerpt: With promises of a return to the more traditional style of Final Fantasies, Square brought to America probably one of their strongest FFs for the Playstation yet. Sporting highly detailed characters, eye-blowing FMVs and a return of the four-person party, Final Fantasy IX is a great game that's fun...
  • Pros: Grand CG-rendered movies, Excellent story and characters, Numerous side games and hidden items
  • Cons: Linear gameplay, Tetra Master is difficult to play, Maybe too many FMVs
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Overall 9

Expert Review

21 May 2003
  • Excerpt: Entering hand in hand with the “cuter” super deformed look is a story line that is a little more lighthearted than the previous Playstation Final Fantasy efforts. If the other Final Fantasy titles were “Interactive Movies” then FF IX is an “Interactive Action/Comedy.
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Overall 9

Final Fantasy IX

27 November 2000
  • Excerpt: Why would anyone use a sword to take down a gun-toting maniac? Questions like this have plagued me as Final Fantasy, a role-playing game (RPG) series from SquareSoft, has adopted a more "steampunk" setting, blending magic and technology.
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