The Demise of the Final Fantasy Series Final Fantasy is the most recognizable name in the history of console role playing games. Several of the games are universally praised as some of the best of all time. However, in recent years the series has been on a steady decline, culminating with the disappointing Final Fantasy XIII.
The History of Final Fantasy One of the most famous gaming franchises in the world remains to be Final Fantasy. The game has a rich history filled with triumphs and disappointments. However, at the end of the day, Final Fantasy is a pioneer in the role-playing genre.
List of the Five Best Final Fantasy Games of All Time Fans have come to expect quality out of the Final Fantasy series of roleplaying games, and more often than not, Square Enix delivers. Which ones are the best of the best, though? Here's our list of the five best Final Fantasy RPGs of all time.
The Best Final Fantasy Games on the PSP The PSP is a gaming system that has all different types of gaming genres, making it one of the most versatile handheld systems. Here are some of the best Final Fantasy PSP games.
Final Fantasy IV: The After Years Walkthrough - Part 1 This is a walkthrough of Final Fantasy IV: The After Years for Nintendo Wii. This game is set after the events of the Final Fantasy IV game, and it follows the journey of Ceodore Harvey, the son of the main character of Final Fantasy IV, Cecil Harvey.
WiiWare: Final Fantasy IV - The After Years Final Fantasy IV: The After Years is released on the US market as a WiiWare game. It continues the story of the original Final Fantasy IV game and reveals what happened 17 years after the original. New antagonists appear--and old friends return. How does this game compare to the original one?
Final Fantasy IV Review (Nintendo DS) The classic roleplaying game has hit North America for the fourth time. So what does this Nintendo DS version of Final Fantasy IV have to offer that makes it different or better than previous installments?
Final Fantasy VII: Aeris Character Profile Final Fantasy VII Aeris is one of the most prominent characters in its niche. She holds great magical powers and even saves the lives of her companions. Learn all about the history of this iconic character.
Final Fantasy 7 Crisis Core Guide Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core aside from offering a solid gameplay with tons of features also got some cool side-quests and mini-games. One of these mini-games is the missions where you get to open chests with rare items and battle cool bosses. Here's a Final Fantasy 7 guide on the game's Missions.
Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core Boss Guide If you're starting to play FFVII: Crisis Core in your PSP, you'd probably have encountered the game's first boss already and find it easy to beat. But not all of the bosses in the game are that easy. You will certainly need this guide to fight the last five bosses before you meet the final one.
Understanding the DMW in Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core (PSP) The famous Limit Breaks of Final Fantasy VII was replaced by the Digital Mind Waves (DMW) in Crisis Core for the PSP. DMW's are automatically and randomly triggered and understanding how it works could play a vital role in enjoying the game. This guide aims to help you in understanding this DMW.
Game Review: Final Fantasy VII Crisis Core for the PSP Final Fantasy VII: Crisis Core is a prequel (or spin-off) to the highly successful Final Fantasy VII. The game answers the question fans have been asking for since they’ve finish the FFVII game in the original Playstation console – What happened to Cloud and Sephiroth before FFVII?
Final Fantasy VIII Walkthrough - Ifrit and the Fire Cavern The Fire Cavern in Final Fantasy 8 is the first time in the game that your ability to use the game's combat and junction systems is tested. With this guide, you will be able to soar through the Fire Cavern, get the Guardian Force Ifrit, and earn the highest marks on your SeeD Report.
Final Fantasy VIII Walkthrough - SeeD Exam Boss Battles In this segment of the Final Fantasy 8 guide, we discuss the three boss battles you'll encounter in the SeeD exam on disk one, and how to defeat them. We also show you how to get the highest possible SeeD exam score as regards the X-ATM092 spider robot boss.
Final Fantasy VIII Walkthrough - The SeeD Exam In this section of the FF8 Walkthrough we take you through the SeeD Exam on disk one, and tell you how to get the best possible SeeD score. Higher SeeD level means more daily Gil, so pay attention!
Advanced Rules for the Final Fantasy 8 Card Game Triple Triad is a mini game found in Final Fantasy 8 that can enhance the gameplay experience. Not only it is an enjoyable part of the game, but it can make it easier to obtain advanced items and magics, especially early on. We discuss the advanced gameplay and trading rules of FF8 Triple Triad
Final Fantasy VIII Walkthrough - Balamb Garden Training Center After the SeeD inauguration party Squall has one challenge left to face before his first SeeD mission - the Training Center and a female's sad story. He may completely fail at being sensitive, but at least in this part of the game you get to beat up on some great monsters and bosses.
Final Fantasy XI: A Gamer's Review Final Fantasy XII goes in a bold new direction for the franchise, throwing away random battles and turn based combat in favor of real time battles more common with Western RPGs. Even with these new features they still manage to keep it a Final Fantasy game.
Final Fantasy XII: Revenant Wings Review (DS) Vaan and Penelo are back, and this time they and their allies must defend a race of mysterious flying beings from the sinister Judge of Wings in this unique direct sequel to Final Fantasy XII.
Final Fantasy XII Review (PS2) Epic new story, bold new combat system, same old high quality Square Enix production values. If you don't yet own Final Fantasy XII, read this review to find out why you should.
Ultimate Guide to Final Fantasy 13 Final Fantasy 13 is another in the long line of ridiculous high-budget fantasy titles from Square-Enix, and everything you've come to expect from a Final Fantasy is present. Except towns, but that's another story. For everything we know about the game, read this article and follow the links!
How To Upgrade Every Final Fantasy 13 Weapon The two main ways to power up your characters in Final Fantasy 13 are through the Crystarium and through the upgrade system. This guide will tell you how to upgrade the weapons for each character and, hopefully, get you the achievement in the process!
Final Fantasy XIII - How To Defeat Rakshasa Rakshasa is one of the easier mission based battles that players can take on during Final Fantasy XIII's later chapters. While its statistics and health may pale in comparison to later fights, it still holds some reticent challenge, which this article addresses. Read on for some strategies.
Final Fantasy XIII - Analysing The Importance of The Bravery Spell The Bravery spell is one of the most important attack oriented buffs that players can cast on other party members. This article looks into the spell itself as it relates to the thirteenth Final Fantasy installment. Read on for more information about what the Bravery spell does in FFXIII.
FFXIV After the First Major Patch November 25th brought FFXIV's first major content patch. While it hasn't created a perfect world, it's smoothed out a lot of the rough edges. Read on to discover some of the more striking changes.
Final Fantasy XIV: Your Retainer and You In Final Fantasy XIV, there is no auction house, and no bank - there is only a retainer, which replaces both of these things. To find out how to acquire a retainer - and how to best utilize one - just keep reading!
FFXIV Crafting Guide: The Basics Just getting started as a blacksmith, alchemist, or any of the other craftspeople in Eorzea? Here are the basics of how crafting works, including the stats, the types of synthesis, and an explanation of the strange colors an item turns during synthesis.
The Story Continues: Main Scenario Quests in Eorzea While there are many quests to be had in Eorzea, there's a specific set - called "main scenario quests" - that bring the adventurer into the story. The cut scenes are beautiful and the rewards are well worth it. Learn more about them here!
FFXIV Main Scenario Quest Walkthrough: Calamity Cometh Calamity Cometh is the FFXIV main scenario quest available at class level 15 for adventurers in Ul'dah. In this walkthrough, find out where to go and who to talk to for this quest. This is a walkthrough, not a story summary.