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nobody should live withput playing crono trigger/ chrono cross

and off course there are many more rpgs

grandia 1,2
skies of arcadia
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i suggest you start of with 9+ since anything lower has really bad graphics since its really old.

Worst advice ever. Not only are you wrong but you emphasize graphics over gameplay and story in an RPG.
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i suggest you start of with 9+ since anything lower has really bad graphics since its really old.

How can you play anything but Far Cry 3 or Metro or Crysis? Do you even realize that people play these games for the actual game, not for sweet effects or graphics.
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I'm new to pc gaming and when i was younger I loved the Kingdom hearts series or games. I know these are somewhat connected what I want to know is what is a good Final fantasy game (on PC) to start on with decent graphics that gives me a good feel for the storyline.
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i suggest you start of with 9+ since anything lower has really bad graphics since its really old.

I acutally prefer the older games because the story and game play made up for the bad graphics. Especially the story. Graphics are not everything and this is why I am annoyed and dissappointed by most RPGs today, especially final fantasy.
 
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Yeah I understand that but these games go back a very long time as long as the graphics aren't too bad I know I'll enjoy it.
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Yeah I understand that but these games go back a very long time as long as the graphics aren't too bad I know I'll enjoy it.

I use to play games back on the NES... Graphics are not everything. Yes they make the game more appealing, but at the same time, it allows you to use your imagination more while playing.
 
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Yes graphics are not everything but to be honest there very important to me. What was the first one on pc and I 'll try to get up to date on story before that?
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Just be real 7 was the best. Hands down the most involving emotional story ever. The materia system was unparallelled in RPG - simple, yet it left so much room for creativity.

Really? REALLY?! You can't be serious. The game had absolutely no character development. The only choices you made WERE materia, and the crap was so unbalanced that you had little choice to make. Certain materias were so much more powerful than others you had no choice but to use them or be gimped. Character stats were directly controlled by materia and virtually nothing else. There was no variety in weapons or armor, you simply had one set that was the best at that current time for every character. You had absolutely no build options in FF7 compared to even older games such as FFV and FFVI. It was shaming to play.


Final Fantasy 7 story explained.


It's hard to find a video summary of the story of FFTactics. Just watch the first 3 and a half minutes of that. From that moment on it is balls to the wall with political and religious intrigue, personal motives and heroes and villains. Kidnapping, betrayal, assassination, blackmail, you name it it's in there.

Nothing else in the series compares. Very few other games period compare.

Edit: Oh, and the music is great.
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Oh, character development in FFT was second to none. To this day I'm still looking for a strategy rpg that compares.

I'm debating playing it with the 1.3 mod.
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