Excerpt: I did not play the original Dissidia beyond the demo, despite wanting to, though I am a fan of the Final Fantasy franchise as a whole. That being said, based off of my time with the game, it feels like Dissidia 012 will not be making converts out of those who are not already into the Final Fantasy...
Excerpt: Final Fantasy PSP is by no means a brand new experience. It's hardly a detriment to say that the game is lacking in originality, being twenty years old this year. The very fact that it's still playable after all this time is an impressive feat; however, this version of Final Fantasy is almost...
Summary: Whether on the go or at home, Final Fantasy VII remains a powerful gaming experience.
Pros: Remains one of the most powerful stories ever told in an interactive medium; awesome battle system; save files are transferrable between PS3 and PSP; visuals, especially the art style have aged gracefully; incredible music; lengthy quest.
Cons: Goofy typos affect the emotional impact; some frame rate hitches; graphics hounds will find plenty to scoff at; nothing has been updated or enhanced in any way; some of the longer summon animations can make battles drag; a significant new bug that was not in previous versions.
Conclusion: So let’s look at the fights, which as always are the core of the Final Fantasy gameplay. If you were expecting turn based combat then you’ll be disappointed as Final Fantasy Crisis Core is real time battling all the way.
Excerpt: Crisis Core is the latest FF7 game, starring Zack, Clouds’ old dead friend (oh crap I spoiled the ending -_-). It goes through the story of how Zack got his start in SOLDIER, how he and Aeris are tied together, and how he came to know Cloud.
Excerpt: You lucky PSP owners, you! We don't know what you've done to deserve a re-tooling of the original and best RPG ever, but oh, the good fortune you have! Final Fantasy is a series that never suffered from the dreaded 'sequel-itis'.
Excerpt: Final Fantasy 1 on the Famicom is the game that got SquareÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s flagship series into the eyeÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s of gamers back in 1987. Since then, plenty of remakes of this game have been made for systems such as the NES, Playstation 1, and even on mobile phones.