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Freaking Final Fantasy: Feh?

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    PiptheFair wrote: »
    the main character was a fucking shitbag of a human

    that is why I liked the story!

    ps swordfights, where my suikoden II at

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  • I Win SwordfightsI Win Swordfights Oh... did I win?Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Dogg not only have I not even gotten a chance to play it I don't even have your dang address or real name

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    bitch you ain't get the chance to play it, you just give it to me

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  • DichotomyDichotomy Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    I loved the story of FFTA

    "I have everything I could ever want!"
    "Fuck you, I'm taking it away"

    "Big Brother! Big Brother! I can walk again!"
    "Don't get used to it because I am blowing this fucking fantasy world the hell up"

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  • I Win SwordfightsI Win Swordfights Oh... did I win?Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Oh look I am going to go play it right now neener neener neener

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  • lostwordslostwords Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    FFT is objectively better than FFTA, I understand that

    But what about FFTA2?

    FFTA2 is way better than FFTA, but FFT is still best

    also, more people should have played wild arms xf for the psp.

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  • SquallSquall hap cloud Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    I want to go back and play FFXII again

    But currently I have no other TV to play it on other than my shitty 15'' from 1980

    And I cannot find a good converter to connect my ps2 to my 24'' monitor

    YPbPr to DVI is not a popular converter

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  • barbituratebarbiturate Registered User
    edited April 2009
    lostwords wrote: »
    FFT is objectively better than FFTA, I understand that

    But what about FFTA2?

    FFTA2 is way better than FFTA, but FFT is still best

    also, more people should have played wild arms xf for the psp.

    What was the story like in FFTA2? Was it orphans being warped into a book again?

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited April 2009
    lostwords wrote: »
    FFT is objectively better than FFTA, I understand that

    But what about FFTA2?

    FFTA2 is way better than FFTA, but FFT is still best

    also, more people should have played wild arms xf for the psp.

    What was the story like in FFTA2? Was it orphans being warped into a book again?

    I hear it practically doesn't have one.

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Oh look I am going to go play it right now neener neener neener

    but you can't play it without playing the first one first! all your characters transfer over!

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  • lostwordslostwords Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    kid passes out in the library, wakes up in ivalice, yadda yadda

    only he ain't a complete dick

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  • I Win SwordfightsI Win Swordfights Oh... did I win?Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Son of a bitch

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  • The Lovely BastardThe Lovely Bastard Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    send it to me nowwww

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  • barbituratebarbiturate Registered User
    edited April 2009
    lostwords wrote: »
    kid passes out in the library, wakes up in ivalice, yadda yadda

    only he ain't a complete dick

    I'm guessing the game still has judges, right? Are they less restrictive?

    Oh, and I remember the blue mage class had a skill that took damage from MP rather than HP. Is that still in? Because that shit was BROKEN.

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  • DichotomyDichotomy Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    lostwords wrote: »
    kid passes out in the library, wakes up in ivalice, yadda yadda

    only he ain't a complete dick

    from what I remember, he's like "awesome! a fantasy world where I can be employed to hurt people and steal things!"

    and the whole "going home" thing isn't addressed that much

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  • ButtersButters A glass of some milks Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Judges are less restrictive and breaking the rules isn't as big of a deal I think. It's a good game but the story battles get too easy.

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  • ronzoronzo Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Butters wrote: »
    Judges are less restrictive and breaking the rules isn't as big of a deal I think. It's a good game but the story battles get too easy.

    you get a buff chosen at the start of the fight (like double ap, or speed boost) which goes away when you break the law. You also get more stuff at the end of the fight i think. And if you break the law, characters who die cannot be revived for the remaining duration of the fight. This is pretty much better than the stupid law system of the first one.

    As for difficulty, a lot of the cheese builds from the first game are gone. No assassins with a 70% chance to kill instantly who get like 3 turns before everyone moves once, or archers with 95% accuracy due to concentrate, and the game withholds a lot of the really good skill items until the late game.

    Though you can use Seeqs, the ranger class, mirror item, the item boost skill and a x-potion to deal 999 damage every time to any enemy

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  • OwenashiOwenashi Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    lostwords wrote: »
    FFT is objectively better than FFTA, I understand that

    But what about FFTA2?

    FFTA2 is way better than FFTA, but FFT is still best

    also, more people should have played wild arms xf for the psp.

    What was the story like in FFTA2? Was it orphans being warped into a book again?

    Along the same lines lostwords said; Luso is forced to spend the last day of school before summer vacation cleaning up the school's library. On a table there, he finds a book only half-filled, ending with a question asking for a name. Luso decides to be a little smart-ass by writing his name in the book only to get sucked into Ivalice (the real one, a couple of years or so after FF12:RW), right in the middle of a monster hunt between a King-Kong-sized cockatrice and a clan run by a new Cid.

    Despite what people say, there is a plot. Like I've said before in the thread though, while it's not standard FF-epic, the game makes up for it by the rest of the stories you find completing the rest of the quests in the game, more then a few connecting in proper questlines.

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited April 2009
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  • YaYaYaYa Rick and Morty forever and ever 100 years! a100timesRickandMorty.comRegistered User regular
    edited April 2009
    oh fuck

    Mewt's gonna get irritable as shit

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  • Penguin IncarnatePenguin Incarnate King of Kafiristan Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Woah, seriously? That's like an ad from the early 90's. That thing is atrocious.

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited April 2009
    I'm okay with whoever's playing Ritz.

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  • ASimPersonASimPerson And they will tremble again at the sound of our silence.Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    FFTA2's story is not very good. Even if Marshe is a dick, I like FFTA's better.

    Additionally, FFTA2 is balls easy.

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  • GoatmonGoatmon I'm nodding. Is everyone else nodding?Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    What

    Marshe was not a dick.

    He was just the only guy who wouldn't abide living in a fantasy world.

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  • ASimPersonASimPerson And they will tremble again at the sound of our silence.Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    That's why I said "even if", I don't really have as much of a problem as a lot of people on the Internet seem to do with him.

    Perhaps that just makes me a dick, though.

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  • UnbreakableVowUnbreakableVow Here comes a new challenger! Winky face ;)Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Marche was in the right.

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  • JigrahJigrah Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Marche was in the Reich.

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  • UnbreakableVowUnbreakableVow Here comes a new challenger! Winky face ;)Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    So his friend got picked on and his other friend had white hair and that guy's dad was dying.

    So what

    That's fucking life, assholes, and they wanted to run away from it. Marche was the only one in the group that wasn't a cowering vagina.

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  • Seta 3000Seta 3000 Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    the fact that Marche was a dick was what made FFTA all the more entertaining

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  • DeaconBluesDeaconBlues __BANNED USERS
    edited April 2009
    The problem with both FFTAs was that the original was unashamed about being brutally hard and a complete cock at points, while the others were just too easy.

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  • ButtersButters A glass of some milks Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    I can only speak for FFTA2 but I think it has too many damn classes and a shitty party expansion system.

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  • yurnamehereyurnamehere Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    For the record, the characters in FFTA were not transported into a separate fantasy world. The real world was transformed into Ivalice, and you even see several people turn into monsters.

    So, not really dickish to want to undo that. Pretty damn selfish to say "I don't care if my neighbor is a rock now, at least I'm feeling better."

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  • OwenashiOwenashi Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    I think it's easy to make Marche out like a bad guy considering how some people would like to hang out in a FF-like world. Ok, maybe not FFTA's version of Ivalice and the growing number of Laws, but...

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  • ChincymcchillaChincymcchilla Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Dichotomy wrote: »
    I loved the story of FFTA

    "I have everything I could ever want!"
    "Fuck you, I'm taking it away"

    "Big Brother! Big Brother! I can walk again!"
    "Don't get used to it because I am blowing this fucking fantasy world the hell up"

    Don't forget about his best friend finally getting away from her (implied) alcoholic, abusive father! But no no we can't have that, this world isn't REAL!!!

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  • Clint EastwoodClint Eastwood a real life angel remember one thingRegistered User regular
    edited April 2009
    You guys are retarded.

    Not Owenashi and yurname. The rest of you.

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  • PhonehandPhonehand Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    this has turned into some gone baby gone argument

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  • AdusAdus Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Man, that movie was the first thing that came to my mind reading all that, and how my aunt and I argued about the ending for probably 2 hours.

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  • Penguin IncarnatePenguin Incarnate King of Kafiristan Registered User regular
    edited April 2009
    Damn, FFTA2 had some really good art to go along with it. I wish that Squenix would release more art books alongside their products like they did with FFIX.

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  • cj iwakuracj iwakura The Rhythm Regent Chantry of NightmaresRegistered User regular
    edited April 2009
    There's a new Amano artbook getting an official release by Dark Horse. FFs 1-4.

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