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I grew up during PSone, and ALL my old favorites are on it. Final Fantasy tactics, 7, 8, and 9. Resident evil 1, 2, 3... MGS, Silent Hill, and Tomb Raider 1 - 5, Twisted Metal, Driver... ETC. I'm interested in playing an old 32-bit game, something rare / hard to find. A good game that was mebbe under rated. A non japanese looking RPG, or just classic in general. Been trying to get my hands on Einhander and Ehrgeiz.

I've heard of Chrono Cross being good, but never played the original on SNES? Star Ocean and Lunar, both are japanese looking tho, not a big fan of that. I want something that has a good story, and fun gameplay. Something that I can buy a legit copy of and enjoy. Ive already played all my classics, and want something new. If not, I'm stuck starting a 7th game of FF7, or 15th clearing of MGS... smile.gif Actually, I lost count after 11 back then, and also beat Twin Sankes twice on GameCube...

Any suggestions not mentioned above?
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One vote for Chrono Cross was the best non square rpg for ps1. Chrono Trigger isn't required, although I recommend getting a rom/emulator and playing it. SNES rpgs destroyed ps1 rpgs in story.

edit: Vagrant stories, Xenogears. Both I haven't played for some reason?
Edited by Sauerkraut - 12/13/11 at 10:23am
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Xenogears/Castlevania:SotN
    
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Get a copy of LSD if you're looking for something rare.
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Alundra. Ends up a cross between Legend of Zelda and Beyond Oasis.
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Castlevania Symphony of The Knight, its a must play. A bonafide classic that holds up today.
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SaGa Frontier, nom nom nom.
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One vote for Chrono Cross was the best non square rpg for ps1. Chrono Trigger isn't required, although I recommend getting a rom/emulator and playing it. SNES rpgs destroyed ps1 rpgs in story.
edit: Vagrant stories, Xenogears. Both I haven't played for some reason?

Not to be a buzzkill but Square made Chrono Cross
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Cool, thanks so far. I'll def. look into some of these. LSD? Never heard of.

Just got a copy of Ehrgeiz. Gonna see whats up. These old games are expensive now... Ugh.
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Xenogears, Chrono Cross and Vagrant story, all on PSN, all significantly better than ff7-9 imo. Pretty much the best of the generation and in that order.
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