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7.3 out of 10

Final Fantasy XI

The third expansion for FINAL FANTASY XI features all new advent Read more

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Reviews and Problems with Final Fantasy XI

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Overall 8
8.0

Buyer Beware!

Brooke, Amazon
16 February 2014
  • Summary: I purchased this used (not the greatest idea on my part.) While the HDD works wonderfully, the game itself, since it's already used, would have been nearly impossible to use due to the product key having already been registered. I somehow ended up being able to access the previous users id (it hasn't been active since 2005, so I felt after spending the dough I deserved the use of this game) and activated the account.
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Overall 8
7.8
Gameplay 8
7.9
Graphics 5
5.4
Sound 9
8.9
Control 8
7.8
Addiction 10
10

User Review

Underdog15, PSX Extreme
25 May 2010
  • Excerpt: Since it's original release, Final Fantasy XI has changed so drastically, that it is practically an entirely different game together. In fact, I can guarantee that if you played this game at release, you would agree that it has a completely different feel. With Final Fantasy XIV in the works, the fact that Final Fantasy XI can be saved onto the PS3 Hard Drive for approximately 13GB, the fact that you can now buy it complete with all expansions and add-ons, and it being a...
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Overall 8
8.0

Good, but be warned!

D.M., Amazon
25 March 2006
  • Summary: The good thing of owning the PS2 version of FFXI is that you no longer need to worry about hardware specifications that much. All you need to do is buy a compatible PS2 Network Adaptor (sold seperately), plug it in and play. The bigger problem now is that many, if not most PS2s sold these days are the slim types, and hence has no space for the HD. Good luck finding the old-fashioned thick bulky PS2 to plug it into.
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Overall 8
8.0

For Buyers on Amazon

Paul M. Walsh "Roadog43", Amazon
10 July 2005
  • Summary: I want to clarify a few points for Amazon buyers who wish to purchase this game used. FFXI is a unique game in the fact that once the account expires you cannot play it ever again. The game Key will be broken and will not work ever again. This will require you to purchase the game again. So be carefull. Even if the game was only installed for the 30 day trial and they didn't play it after that.
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Overall 8
8.0

A solid expansion, although a bit disappointing...

Discoceris, Amazon
27 February 2005
  • Summary: Chains of Promathia is a fairly solid expansion released by Square Enix for their Final Fantasy XI MMORPG. With this second major expansion (Rise of Zilart being the first expansion) for the series, SE (Square Enix) attempted to introduce several new missions and quests that may be attempted by low/mid-level players, increasing content and play for the more "casual" players.
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Overall 8
8.0

Massive, fantastic, and overwhelming...

Daniel A Moir, Amazon
10 November 2004
  • Summary: I was reluctant to buy this game, even as a fanatical fan of the Final Fantasy series. Eventually I bought it, and have recently signed on. While I find the story elements a plenty, this game is more about interacting with other players all over the world in what is perhaps the largest RPG I have ever played. I'm about level ten, but have been taken under the wing of a good friend of mine who happens to be on the same server I am.
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Overall 8
8.0

Final Fantasy XI and Harddrive

Danielle F. Green, Amazon
24 October 2004
  • Summary: First off I would like to state that the harddrive is for all the updates that are constantly being done. The updates fix bugs, add areas, quest, and make general adjustments to the game. You will have to a subscription fee to continue playing this game past ur first free month. The game is time consuming! Having 3-5 hours at a time to play this game is an unsaid requirement.
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Overall 8
8.0

Final Fantasy XI - Step Up the Level Ladder - s-l-o-w-l-y

Rock_On, epinions.com
1 October 2004
  • Summary: If you're going to buy an MMORPG, get FFXI, it's worth the money, whether you get it on PS2 or PC.
  • Pros: addicting, fun, making friends, time waster
  • Cons: addicting, time waster
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Overall 8
8.0

The only game you hate as much as your addicted...

Prescott Breeden, Amazon
1 September 2004
  • Summary: I have been a Final Fantasy player since the origonal on Nintendo and have a long tradition with the Final Fantasty games. The newest addition (or addiction), FFXI, is perhaps only limited by Sqaure's new partners Enix, who have done their best to ruin final fantasy tradition. The reason I say this is that Enix was incharge of the worlds and the monsters in the development and well, what they came up with I would hardly call "monsters".
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Overall 8
8.0

Kiss Your Real Life Goodbye: Final Fantasy XI

Mike_Bracken, epinions.com
6 May 2004
  • Summary: Hardcore MMORPG fans will definitely want to play this. Casual gamers may want to wait for a more traditional Final Fantasy instead.
  • Pros: Massive game world with tons of gameplay options.
  • Cons: The game is almost too massive and there need to be more character models.
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