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Score Breakdown Based on 7329 ratings
  1. 10 (1884)
  2. 9 (2855)
  3. 8 (1772)
  4. 7 (487)
  5. 6 (121)
  6. 5 (68)
  7. 4 (31)
  8. 3 (21)
  9. 2 (20)
  10. 1 (70)

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  • User Rating 7.8

    A forgotten Final Fantasy

    Rated on July 25, 2006 by Orasion_Seiz

    As the first two FInal Fantasy games are a major success in the company, Squaresoft release the third game in the series in 1990. Released for the Famicom (known as NES in North America) in Japan, th...

    5 out of 5 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    Age can never diminish true beauty. Every Final Fantasy game applied to that, but this one does more than ever before.

    Rated on October 15, 2009 by itachi100

    NOTE: This is for FFIII On the NES, the one not officially released in the US aside from fan translations, not FFVI. FF3 Is like 1 and 5, in the way that it focuses on the job system for gameplay. ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    It is by far the greatest game in the entire series. Despite not so good graphics, it is still a class game worth playin

    Rated on October 02, 2006 by Darkwarrior3321

    With several great and memorable characters to go along with, as well as an infamous villian, what else would anybody want out of a game? You start out with 2 characters that you know nothing about...

    3 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    Although not the best in the series, this game is the best nes era FF game.

    Rated on February 22, 2006 by cafccc

    I played this game and my first thought was wow. The ability to change jobs in game lets you experience a ighly ebjoyable ame in a bunch of diferent ways. The grapics and sound are great for its day a...

    0 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.4

    It's a shame that such an ambitious and, compared to the other installments, large game was never released in America.

    Rated on October 24, 2006 by Video_Game_King

    On April 27 of 1990, Square Enix finished their third installment of the highly acclaimed Final Fantasy series. However, the game was never released in the United States, most likely due to the near r...

    4 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    Best FF game

    Rated on October 16, 2005 by crash26821

    It's a shame square canceled bringing this boat to sail the seas. The Gameplay is Dynamic. This was the FF game that took away the boring Attack after Attack. It is a big mix of the problems FFI a...

    5 out of 6 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    The humble beginnings of the best RPG formula, at least for this series.

    Rated on September 08, 2007 by moogle_eater_89

    Nothing quite says obscure RPG title than FF3, but all obscurities aside, this game is aokay. You have 4 kind of generic warriors called onion children or something. They run in to some crystal whic...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    This Game Is All-Over Fun

    Rated on January 15, 2006 by Crash_Punk

    Gameplay: The gameplay is fun. It is the last FF to be fully turn based. What I mean is that all FFs are turn based but Final Fantasy I-III are fully. This is because you can actually make a strategy ...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 10

    All time greatest Final Fantasy for NES!

    Rated on April 17, 2006 by Sirtruffles

    This game is not only the greatest game of the Final Fantasy line for the Nintendo line but it beats most other games. The abilities they learn and how each of the charactors lifes are compleatly diff...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.1

    Great Game, really beautiful game and nice options to fight.

    Rated on December 11, 2005 by gdevries

    Final Fantasy 3 (FF3) was released 1990 for the NES, I started playing the game 15 years later so what can I see about such a game. In FF3 is the Turn-Based fighting the most important thing in the...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.