Final Fantasy is a single-player role-playing game released in 2006 by Square Enix for the PlayStation 2. The twelfth in the series introduced new elements into the game such as, battles occurring without transitions to a separate screens and a system that controls character actions automatically. The game takes place in Ivalice, where the surrounding kingdoms face the invasion from the empire of Archadia, and the kingdom of Dalmasca is caught in these conflicts. One Dalmascan, Vaan joins Princess Ashe to fight against the Archadian Empire.
If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. This is the approach that many game franchises take. Sure, they’ll make a few changes here and there, but the core game stays the same. Final Fantasy is at the top of that list. Despite producing a slew of quality RPGs, one can’t help but feel a bit of deja vu when playing a new Final Fantasy game. Nevertheless, changing one of the most popular video game series in the world is an extremely risky move. Luckily, Final Fantasy XII keeps all … more
The Final Fantasy series has, over the years, become paramount in the video game industry. It is a series everyone knows and that almost everyone identifies with. With Final Fantasy X, the series saw a change. That change became very well known when Final Fantasy XI went online. Now Final Fantasy XII adds to the series stepping outside of its roots. This isn't your typical Final Fantasy. For years, Hironobu Sakaguchi has been the producer for … more