Excerpt: When I was a little tyke growing up in Barbados, my family didn't have much money and we didn't have amenities like TV and videogames, so for fun, kids did something now perceived as nearly unthinkable; we played outside!
Excerpt: No RPG fan, no matter how luxuriously free from responsibility, has played and beaten every RPG. Even taking on just one subset of RPGs (JRPGs published in North America), the statement holds true.
Excerpt: Unfortunately, the graphics are the weak point of Grandia . Fortunately, they're pretty much the only weak point of the game. The character graphics consist of highly-pixellated sprites moving around in a 3D world, a la Xenogears , only a good bit more organic.
Excerpt: At an attempt to recreate a Sega Saturn classic, Sony acquires the publishing rights to Grandia, while Game Arts develops it. If you haven't heard of Grandia it's a Sega Saturn title that never made here to the US. Apparently because of the Saturn's tragic death.
Conclusion: Grandia est une réussite, il fallait au moins ça pour me scotcher devant mon écran matin, midi et soir pendant une semaine. Le jeu provoque une émotion qui vous entraîne à jouer comme peu de jeu vous en provoque, il est à classer parmi les hits absolus, aucun joueur digne de ce nom ne doit être...