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They already announced HD FFX for the PC earlier this year.

http://www.gamechup.com/final-fantasy-x-hd-original-vs-remaster-screenshot-comparison/

Though I am much more interested in this one, I might actually have to pick this up, always loved FF8.


nope they did not , they compared the emulator with the remastered ffx


nothing official about it yet as far as i know
post #22 of 97
Square Enix is really making an effort to bring back old games. It seems like they just don't have the ability to create the magic that Square Soft did.
post #23 of 97
It's the biggest hit or miss in the series. I don't know why it gets such a bad rap, besides a few annoyances it was really good. 2nd favorite FF behind FF7. Well that and Crisis Core.
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post #25 of 97
My favorite FF game this is cool news for me
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post #26 of 97
i am sick of hearing "hd remakes" they only allow better resolution, that is all, that is not hd

this game used 640*480 backgrounds, and textures were psx quality (like 32x32 textures) with bilineal filtering, lol

still so, the game was great, totally fun, i urge everyone to play it, it`s one of the best games ever, but graphics sucks, but the game is so good you forget about graphics
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I think it was one of the best love stories to be honest.. i didnt much like squall at first he seemed weak and ill suited to be the main but as the story went on the filled out nicely and ultimately became what i imagine for all my favorites.. seeing it remade will be great.. but i wish they would have done graphical changes.. and allowed it to be a gorgeous display of history once more.. when they redo FFXIII for it as well as FFX and FFX-2 (which in my head was a terrible game =/ ) i wish they would keep high end setups in mind for an easter egg unfortunately they will likely direct port with a terrible control scheme =/ also FF VII was teased and made into movies and everything with prequel and everything of the like. i dont think id like to see it again if it wasnt completely remade for pcs, with tress fx ENB series and all =/
post #28 of 97
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Why 8 though? tongue.gif

Would much like X on the PC, Yeah sure emulator hurr durr but the textures look crap coz of pre rendered backgrounds.

It's because both VII and VIII were already released on PC ages ago and these are just, imo, patched rereleases. FF X would be a much larger undertaking to reprogram for PC.
     
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Would rather see FF9
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I never found FF8 to be that great, it was a good title, but seemed to be overshadowed by it's predecessor and successor. What bothers me much more than that is the fact that like someone said earlier, it's like Square is a dried up well. I'm hoping the executive shuffles both at Square and EA will force these two once powerhouse players to start re-evaluating their current business plans and stop worrying about graphics/angst/remakes for SE and drm/dlc/acquisitions for EA.
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