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Score Breakdown Based on 12861 ratings
  1. 10 (5330)
  2. 9 (5780)
  3. 8 (1306)
  4. 7 (259)
  5. 6 (72)
  6. 5 (41)
  7. 4 (17)
  8. 3 (10)
  9. 2 (8)
  10. 1 (42)

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  • Review Score:8.1

    A Mostly Sunny Life

    Right at Birth If we consider the life of Final Fantasy from its origins, when characters moved like pixilated beasts, to Final Fantasy VIII, when characters moved like full-bodied humans, then Final Fantasy IX resemb... Read Full Review

    21 of 24 users found the following review helpful

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  • Review Score:10

    The epitome of Final Fantasy.

    The game starts with a band of thieves attempting to kidnap Princess Garnet, the daughter of Queen Brahne, thought it seems the princess willingly leaves with the troupe. This does not bode well with Queen Brahne as upon... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:9

    While Final Fantasy IX is not the paramount of the series, it still holds up as a highly enjoyable RPG even today.

    When we think of the Final Fantasy series, we think of how awesome Cloud was, how prissy Tidus was, and how obnoxious Squall and Rinoa were together. Final Fantasy IX never seems to fall into the immediate memory of the ... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Amazing game.

    To be honest this game to me is the best out of all the final fantasys that i have played. I dont need to be a final fantasy 7 d*ckrider like everyone else. The story is amazing you set off to kidnap a princess then you ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:10

    Gamer since 1981 trust my reviews

    This is one hell of a rpg even better than 7 I think Positives -Level grinding is fun and you can even level up with most weapons gain new spells it's endless -Great story -Very long adventure -Great graphics ... Read Full Review

    0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
  • Review Score:1

    This review is well overdue but I implore you please, hear me out

    Final Fantasy 9 is by far the culmination of the entire Final Fantasy franchise. In fact, Nobuo Uematsu, who mind you hasn't exclusively composed for the franchise since (he did compose for X but not exclusively) he hims... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful