Excerpt: The widespread success of Final Fantasy VII cannot be overstated. Though the backlash of hate against the game's popularity and its fanbase is notorious, it cannot halt the widespread love for the game.
Excerpt: Square is the graphics god. They own more SGI machines than anyone else in the planet, and my lord, they put them to good use. FF8 has some of the most gorgeous cutscenes in any game, ever. The dance scene will have your jaw on the floor.
Excerpt: Review Date: October 25, 2002 Final Fantasy games have it pretty tough. They're often compared to other Final Fantasy games, which isn't an easy task for any game. A lot of fans, including me to some extent, found VIII a bit of a disappointment, but it's by no means a bad game.
Excerpt: FF8 is a shockingly different version of the Final Fantasy formula. Instead of castles and knights, FF8's world is filled with neo-futuristic villages, space ships and soldiers. What starts off as a small exercise by the Garden, leads Squall and his allies into a deeper plot started by the sorceress...
Pros: Grand FMVs, Junction/Draw system is a great change of pace, Card Game is addictive
Cons: Drawing magic gets a bit tedious, Maybe too many menus
Excerpt: Since just about all of you reading this review are pretty familiar with RPGs, I donâ€™t feel that I need to go into great detail about the big transformation for RPGâ€™s. The â€œbig transformationâ€� being the shift from 2D graphics to the world of three dimensions.
Excerpt: Once in a very long while a game comes along and pushes the capabilities of a home gaming console beyond everything that has come before. Even more surprising is when that game is on the oldest console that still has a heartbeat, the Sony PlayStation.
Excerpt: It's been a long time in coming, but it's finally here. Sony has released Square's best role-playing game, Final Fantasy VII, in the States. This highly-anticipated title sold over 330,000 copies its first weekend alone.
Excerpt: Es muss wohl gestern gewesen sein, als ich das erste Mal Final Fantasy VII gezockt habe. Dennoch sind es wohl schon an die zehn Jahre. Eine Dekade, die reich war an technischer Weiterentwicklung: In der Zwischenzeit bestehen animierte 3D-Charaktere nicht mehr aus zehn, höchstens 20 Polygonen,...
Excerpt: Jeszcze kilka dni temu, pisząc preview - ostatnie spojrzenie przed rzuceniem płyt na rynek amerykański, nie spodziewałem się tego co miało niebawem nastąpić. I oto w połowie sierpnia 1999 roku, dotarła do Polski gra, na którą czekały rzesze posiadaczy PlayStation .