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Score Breakdown Based on 5684 ratings
  1. 10 (2314)
  2. 9 (2279)
  3. 8 (682)
  4. 7 (202)
  5. 6 (69)
  6. 5 (27)
  7. 4 (13)
  8. 3 (12)
  9. 2 (20)
  10. 1 (67)

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  • User Rating 8.7

    I don't know why, but this game was awesome!!!

    Rated on May 08, 2007 by Shiggums

    The graphics suck, and it is an older, less exciting game. But something about Final Fantasy 4 just sucked me right in. It started off slow for me, but it quickly caught up and I found myself playing ...

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

    When i think Great Stories, I Think FF2

    Rated on December 27, 2005 by Ripperkiller1

    This is, and will be, the only SNES game that actually made me laugh,cry,and feel the feelings that the characters were going threw, the music was astounding and brought the game too life, i remember ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    The chronicles of the Dark Knight Cecil

    Rated on July 25, 2006 by Orasion_Seiz

    Many would probably wont notice it but Final Fantasy IV has an interesting background. The first release in Japan was called Final Fantasy IV (today it has been called Final Fantasy 4 HardType). When ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    nothing special.<br /> its a good old game.

    Rated on May 04, 2006 by jordina

    dont get me wrong, it is a good game but not as good as the other final fantasys. the game is really short which dissapointed me and the idea of characters automatically changing was annoying too. i...

    2 out of 4 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    If you're looking for an epic story between good and evil with superb gameplay then you'll want to check out this game.

    Rated on August 08, 2011 by Garrison_Ford

    *** FINAL FANTASY IV *** THE GOOD -Superb story -Great leveling system -Awesome battle system -Excellent musical soundtrack -Epic boss battles THE BAD -Dated graphics OVERVIEW F...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8

    Worth a play through if you can stand the graphics and music.

    Rated on August 21, 2008 by gormo4

    Final fantasy 4 brings nothing much new to the final fantasy series but for any final fantasy fan it's definetely worth playing. The game is based around Cecil a dark knight who bassically turns aga...

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

    Since you guys don't have the SNES version I'll just review it as if this was it....<br /> <br /> Yes Im such an ass

    Rated on October 15, 2005 by crash26821

    Graphics: Yes the graphics in this game may not be all of that top hype. But back in it's time it was great. This game could have done better though. Back in it's time, Super Mario Bros. 3 had came ou...

    2 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 6.5

    Blah, i dont really care for this game.....

    Rated on December 01, 2005 by theredreaper

    This game to me was just not all it was cracked up to be, and i think that it was a dissapointment to the ff series. I dont care for the difficulty level thats for sure. It starts off not too hard, bu...

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

    This review is coming from a someone who would rather play this then Call of Duty or Metal Gear Solid.

    Rated on February 24, 2011 by naglelator

    "Back when I was a boy, we played 2-D video games AND WE LIKED IT!" That is probably what you are expecting me to say. However, the year is 2011! Also, this game isn't from my generation. My generatio...

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

    We're back in the Dark ages of gaming!

    Rated on March 24, 2008 by Kon-Kai

    The graphics are so dated that its pretty painful to play the game without laughing! But aside from that, it's rock solid! I loved it - The reason I give it a 10 is because it has some great character...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.