Excerpt: I must be dreaming. I’m dreaming about a game. I can’t remember this happening before. Which game? The game you’re reading about. It’s a classic. The best Final Fantasy in ages. The emperor reigns back in his RPG empire. It’s all true I was sceptical, and I wasn’t the only one.
Excerpt: Four years of waiting, several delays, and quite a few changes once hindered Final Fantasy XII from reaching North America, but now the game has been flung to the public to be picked apart and devoured.
Summary: A masterpiece of the RPG genre. It's drawbacks are far overshadowed by it's volume of quality gameplay, story and value for money. Start saving up your Gil and spend it on adding this game to your collection.
Pros: Best story line since FF8., Fantastic graphics, voice acting and atmosphere., 100+ hours entertainment is a bargain by any standard.
Cons: Will consume weeks of your life., Arduous and copious amounts of walking., Espers are a real disappointment.
Conclusion: Of course, there will be fans who still don’t like it even after actually giving it a chance, but they’re missing out on an amazing experience. Final Fantasy XII is refreshing, lengthy and complex – more importantly, though, it’s a huge amount of fun.
Excerpt: For almost two decades, Final Fantasy has existed as the paragon of console role-playing games, reaching millions of gamers internationally across four hardware generations. The series has garnered a much deserved place of love in many of our hearts, existing as an unshakable icon from adolescence...