Tag: final fantasy

The Sephiroth Problem

The Sephiroth Problem

  If there’s one thing that really bothers me about Final Fantasy VII Rebirth, it’s the portrayal of Sephiroth. In the original game, players are constantly confronted with the aftermath of Sephiroth, not with Sephiroth himself constantly popping in to ask if you have time to hear about his Lord and Savior, Jenova. It’s hard to take this monstrously powerful man seriously, which is a big problem. I never thought […]

Posted March 22, 2024 in Games
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Final Thoughts : FFVIIR INTERmission

Final Thoughts : FFVIIR INTERmission

  After playing for two days, I have finally finished my playthrough of Final Fantasy VII Remake INTERmission DLC. I wasn’t sure what exactly to expect, but after seeing the trailers, I knew I couldn’t wait to play this DLC. As one of the few people on the Earth who enjoyed both the original Final Fantasy VII and its divisive spin-off, Dirge of Cerberus, I actually got more excited to see Nero, Weiss, and […]

Posted June 11, 2021 in Games
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Five on Friday : 5 Things You Should Know Before Playing Final Fantasy VIII

Five on Friday : 5 Things You Should Know Before Playing Final Fantasy VIII

I played Final Fantasy VIII way back in high school, much longer back than I would care to admit to, so when I revisited the game with the remaster, I needed a lot of refreshing. Final Fantasy VIII, with it’s unique junction system, is very different from the other titles in the series and has a steep learning curve that the tutorial doesn’t even begin to really explain. I don’t […]

Posted May 29, 2020 in Five on Friday, Games
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Review: Final Fantasy XV

Review: Final Fantasy XV

Please note that this review is full of spoilers.     “There is nothing good or bad, but thinking makes it so.”  – Shakespeare   This is the quotation that adorned all Final Fantasy Versus XIII trailers almost a decade ago. After years in production, the game eventually lost the quote, transforming into Final Fantasy XV, a game that I found to be so desperately disappointing that I would have […]

Posted February 17, 2017 in Games
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