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8.5
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Score Breakdown Based on 2711 ratings
  1. 10 (867)
  2. 9 (1054)
  3. 8 (445)
  4. 7 (155)
  5. 6 (55)
  6. 5 (23)
  7. 4 (11)
  8. 3 (6)
  9. 2 (17)
  10. 1 (78)

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  • User Rating 9

    This game is the staple of all Fantasy games. It was a game ahead of its time and will forever remain a diety in gaming

    Rated on September 01, 2004 by BarkerVBM

    I started playing it when I was a wee little lad and have somewhat followed the series, but I always come back to the original king. Without Final Fantasy we wouldn't have any of the RPG's that we ha...

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

    The first game in the Final Fantasy legacy lays the groundwork for what has become the premier RPG series.

    Rated on October 21, 2004 by led282

    It had to start somewhere and Final Fantasy is a wonderful combination of role-playing intuition and simplistic style that became the first footstep in the ever growing popularity that is console RPGs...

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

    The game that launched a series in the USA.

    Rated on October 06, 2009 by zornundo

    What can I add that hasn't already been said for this game? I remember the Summer this game came out, toting around an issue of Nintendo Power or somesuch magazine that had a review of this game. I lo...

    1 out of 2 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.6

    a great adventure

    Rated on August 05, 2006 by supersmashbroz

    this game has a great storyline with an even better adventure. this game is challenging but it is fun to put in your friends names and go on an adventure with them, but they will eventually be killed,...

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

    By far the best RPG made. This old school classic is given a boost of new life on the Virtual Console.

    Rated on October 10, 2009 by x_Allan_x

    I won't give a full review since this is now a 19 year old game. I will say that when this came out I was in middle school and it rocked my world along with that of all my friends. To say it was gro...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 7.5

    Final Fantasy is a challenging and spartan tale of a group of warriors who must save the world.

    Rated on May 22, 2008 by ZeshiO

    Final Fantasy is the first game in the Final Fantasy franchise by Square-Enix. The game was originally released on the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES), but remakes of the game have graced such con...

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

    I fun RPG worthy of attention from all loves of games.

    Rated on January 18, 2006 by KomariVosa

    What can I say, I love it. You can see why they are still making the classic Final Fantasy series today. The series got off to a great start with the first Final Fantasy, follow by many other great Ro...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9.5

    The best RPG of all time!

    Rated on March 16, 2005 by opima

    Final Fanatsy started it all. One of the first RPG that involved a party of characters as opposed to one lonely warrior roaming the land trying to kill the monster and save the princess. FF was on...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 9

    READ MY REVIEW OR I WILL SPANK YOU!!!

    Rated on June 08, 2008 by combatsoldier

    Wow talk about a throw back to way back in the day man. I remember playing this one as a kid. talk about a good time and many hours of true rpging. This was the start of it all people. Now kiddies ...

    2 out of 8 found this review helpful.
  • User Rating 8.3

    *****The Begining of....Final(?) Fantasy...*****

    Rated on January 22, 2006 by RuggerBushy

    Final Fantasy was so groundbreaking that was imitated in several times over. In all Final Fantasy games, you play as a travelling party of warriors who must complete various quests. The game consists ...

    0 out of 0 found this review helpful.