www.testfreaks.com

Reviews, reviews, reviews...

Final Fantasy VIII
7.7 out of 10

Final Fantasy VIII

The next chapter in Final Fantasy takes the series to the next l Read more

Best Price at Amazon

Reviews and Problems with Final Fantasy VIII

Showing 1-8 of 8
Overall 8
8.0
Gameplay 7
7.0
Graphics 9
9.0
Sound 8
8.0
Storyline 6
6.0
Control 9
8.5

Expert Review

RPGFan
12 September 2005
  • Excerpt: "And on the eighth day, God created the sequel." I read that advertisement in the back section of a gaming magazine in the summer of 1999, and it nailed the feeling most gamers had as the release of Final Fantasy VIII approached.
  • Read full review
Overall 7
7.3

Final Fantasy VII

Into Liquid Sky
27 April 2004
  • Excerpt: Final Fantasy 7 tells the story of Cloud Strife, and Ex-Soldier who's helping out a resistance group by the name of Avalanche against the government/corporation Shin-Ra. Cloud begins out as a self-centered, apathetic gun for hire but becomes more entrapped in the story as both Shin-Ra and the evil...
  • Pros: Large, involving story, Excellent FMVs, Materia system allows for a lot of customization
  • Cons: Inconsistent graphics, Plot seems to have some holes in it
  • Read full review
Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

GamesAreFun
24 March 2004
  • Excerpt: From the opening CG movie to the incredible in-game graphics, it was obvious that, at least graphically, Final Fantasy VIII had raised the bar once again. The movies within Final Fantasy VIII were simply the best available on the Playstation at the time.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

GamesAreFun
24 March 2004
  • Excerpt: From the opening CG movie to the incredible in-game graphics, it was obvious that, at least graphically, Final Fantasy VIII had raised the bar once again. The movies within Final Fantasy VIII were simply the best available on the Playstation at the time.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
8.0

Expert Review

GamesAreFun
24 March 2004
  • Excerpt: From the opening CG movie to the incredible in-game graphics, it was obvious that, at least graphically, Final Fantasy VIII had raised the bar once again. The movies within Final Fantasy VIII were simply the best available on the Playstation at the time.
  • Read full review
Overall 8
8.0
Gameplay 7
6.7
Graphics 8
7.8
Sound 8
7.8
Storyline 7
6.7
Replay value 4
4.4

Final Fantasy VIII

RPG LAND
22 July 2003
  • Excerpt: There has never been a game that has had such a hard time proving it self to fans of its series than Final Fantasy VIII does. This game has the most mixed emotions about its appeal then any other RPG known to man. So saying all that, this review is done on a completely unbiased fashion….
  • Read full review
Overall 8
7.9

Expert Review

Recenze-her.cz
12 September 2009
  • Summary: "Jednou z nejznámìjších her, které pocházejí ze Zemì vycházejícího slunce, je Final Fantasy. Její už osmé pokraèování se doèkalo menšího pøepracování. Autoøi se rozhodli zmìnit systém kouzlení magic point, zmìnily vzhled postav, ty jsou realistiètìjší, pøijatelnìjší pro evropského hráèe a hlavnì se...
  • Read full review Translate to English
Overall 8
8.0

Final Fantasy VIII

Geek Culture
26 February 2001
  • Conclusion: Final Fantasy VIII er dog bestemt ikke et dårligt spil. For under kr. 200 er her en æske med timevis af underholdning til de spillere, der har tålmodighed til at følge med i historien.
  • Read full review Translate to English