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8.6
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Score Breakdown Based on 2564 ratings
  1. 10 (663)
  2. 9 (1177)
  3. 8 (503)
  4. 7 (127)
  5. 6 (33)
  6. 5 (9)
  7. 4 (10)
  8. 3 (5)
  9. 2 (9)
  10. 1 (28)

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  • User Rating 9.2

    FFV is the first Final Fantasy with a truly wonderful CLASS system.

    Rated on October 30, 2004 by randar23rhenn

    Final Fantasy V is one of the best in the series. From its monumentally awesome class system to its fantastic story and characterization, FFV is a must have for any fan of the RPG genre. Gameplay: ...

    3 out of 3 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    a game that is a classic

    Rated on May 04, 2006 by jordina

    final fantasy v is a game that is a little silly and seems less serious than the other final fantasy games. the music can be pathetic but there is some real nice tunes in there. the best part of thi...

    0 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7

    My opinion, this game was good, but ever so lightly lacking, and leaves you annoyed that there isn't more!

    Rated on February 17, 2010 by thetaaz

    Hironobus' last attempt - Final fantasy 5 Today, on January 30 2010 at around 15:00, i finished Final fantasy 5 after approximately 56 hours of game play. This is only the second FF I've ever finis...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.5

    A simple but memorable story and a lot of customisation makes final fantasy V a great game even for the modern fan.

    Rated on September 07, 2008 by gormo4

    Hey, this is my review for final fantasy V. Final fantasy V wasn't the first final fantasy game I had played, so I wasn't expecting anything great as I had seen the graphics and wasn't sure. But ...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.9

    It's time to go "Old School" ladies and gentlemen!

    Rated on October 24, 2006 by BustaMo

    Today we've got Final Fantasy V in the house, and it definitely will deliver a punch packed with superb sound, emotional appeals, and of course, the excellent story! Hmm, where to get started when tal...

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

    Oh...the possibilites.

    Rated on September 07, 2007 by moogle_eater_89

    Wow. I really like this game. I haven't even played played it the whole way through yet, but it has the class, if you know what I mean. The gameplay sort of introduces the job system, but it was ac...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.7

    One of the BEST RPG games ever made!!!

    Rated on November 01, 2005 by michael_delta

    Final Fantasy is probably the most well known RPG in the world today. When you talk about RPG we always come back to Final Fantasy, and there are reasons why this game has made a reputation througout...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    Final Fantasy V is a pleasant suprise to anyone who doubts the title is good because it was left in Japan for a while.

    Rated on April 18, 2006 by darklord_toccsn

    First off, this is a review of the PS1, Final Fantasy Anthology version of just FFV and I am basing the graphics and sound scores as if the two games were on the SNES. The first great thing you notice...

    1 out of 1 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.8

    The game that gave Final Fantasy the wings to fly to success.

    Rated on January 10, 2007 by CanadaJapanTop

    In my opinion, 1992 is the year that will give the Final Fantasy series wings. The game that started it all is Final Fantasy V. Technically, the first one did, but it didn’t have as big as an impact t...

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

    The game that started it all!

    Rated on May 25, 2006 by Skuff_3

    This is the very first Final Fantasy game I ever played. I started playing it, and I was like ok, this is pretty fun. But once the story progressed a little ways. I realized how much of a masterpie...

    1 out of 3 found this review helpful.