Excerpt: If Final Fantasy XIII can be criticised for it’s slow start, Resonance of Fate should be utterly flamed for its first 20 hours or so. How so? Well, at least Final Fantasy XIII was progressing through different places and gave you a new gameplay element almost hourly. With Resonance of Fate , on the other hand, there is nothing but the endless grind of fighting streams of enemies. There is a story, though… apparently.