Excerpt: As bizarre as that title looks, it’s not really symbolic. Dissidia 012 is just the prequel to the original Dissidia, which brought Final Fantasy protagonists together in one big fighting fan service throwdown.
Review: Dissidia 012 [duodecim] Final Fantasy for PSP
14 June 2011
Excerpt: Dissidia 012 [duodecim] Final Fantasy is a prequel sequel. The main story in this new fighting adventure inspired by and featuring an adequate cast of Final Fantasy characters actually takes place before Dissidia: Final Fantasy , then conveniently includes the original game in case you forgot what...
Pros: More characters, report section to see other side of conflicts in the main game, can have an assist character help in battle, can import some data from
Cons: Custom quest creation isn’t as robust as it could be and it renders the original
Review: Dissidia 012 [duodecim] Final Fantasy (Sony PSP)
11 June 2011
Summary: Dissidia 012 may not be a proper sequel in the truest of forms, but it still manages to surpass its predecessor in all the ways that matter. Sure, the story is still pretty lame, and the graphics haven’t improved much.
Excerpt: Fan service: The inclusion in a work of fiction of any material which has no relevance to the storyline, but is designed merely to excite the viewer. Read that sentence again because this will be a recurring theme throughout this review.
Excerpt: If you have ever heard me on the GiN Lounge or read some of my other Square Enix reviews, then you already know that I love the Final Fantasy series (and Square in general). So I'm sure it will come as no surprise when I tell you that I liked this game.
Dissidia 012 Duodecim Final Fantasy (PSP) - Review
21 May 2011
Excerpt: Dissidia: Final Fantasy is an interesting game concept: take the heroes and villains from the first 10 Final Fantasy games and pit them against one another in an epic fighting game then be sure to include a rather comprehensive plot for each hero to battle his or her way through.
Dissidia 012[duodecim] Final Fantasy – Staff Review #2
10 May 2011
Excerpt: A veritable sea of callbacks and references, Dissidia 012[duodecim] Final Fantasy is about what is expected from a massive crossover game. Whether this is a good thing or not depends a great deal on what your personal feelings are towards the Final Fantasy series, but thankfully, the underlying...
(PlayStation Portable Review) Dissidia 012[duodecim] Final Fantasy
The Entertainment Depot
2 May 2011
Summary: When the AI wants to buckle down and get with the brawling, Dissidia 012[duodecim] Final Fantasy is an amazing game. But even when the enemy plays the dunce or demigod, the encounters are still a lot of fun.