Final Fantasy VIII Review
Final Fantasy VIII for the PC is a completely inadequate conversion of the attractive yet problematic console role-playing game.
Wow...where to begin? Final Fantasy VIII was the much anticipated follow-up to the god that was Final Fantasy VII. I had loved VII so much that I went around playing all the old ones in anticipation for VIII's arrival... Read Full Review17 of 19 users found the following review helpful
In Final Fantasy VIII, you play as Squall Leonhart who is a trainee mercenary. As part of his final exam at the school known as Balamb Garden, he is placed in a group with Zell, Selphie, and rival Seifer, and sent to def... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Final Fantasy VIII is a little talked about game, even though it has a lot of people who know it, it's a bit difficult to see people talking about the game, it's a game that evolves a lot as the game progresses, the stor... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
Oh, Final Fantasy VIII, where do I start? There’s so much to say, so much that went wrong, but so much to love all wrapped up together in a fat, messy package.I’ll start off straight: I enjoyed the game quite... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
[[Review in progress]] Final Fantasy VIII is, arguably, the pinnacle of the series to this day. Released in 1999, two years after its predecessor - the worldwide smash hit Final Fantasy VII. Why I think eight is the p... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Final Fantasy VIII was probably the most anticipated game of the 90's; not including Ocarina of Time. After Final Fantasy VII's blockbuster success the game had a lot to live up to. But once again, like every game of the... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
"Intense" is the word to describe this game; from the very beginning the game rubs off an aura stronger that many games I've played. The game almost gives off a smell, a smell of strong Indian food spice. The opening s... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Great Graphics Great Story Great Game play Great Soundtrack Great,Great,Great!!!Everything in the game looks amazing! The story with it's complicated characters and their relationships will surprise you a lot as the ... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
Hmmmmmm. acclaimed is ff8. It does well to serve up all the typical ff niceties however the customization and building of characters is a nightmare. Junctioning is hard to understand and can be cruelly repetitive. I supp... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
Final Fantasy 8 is the most controversial game of the PS1 FF era and for good reason. With a new convoluted customization system called the Junction System, the addition of consumable magic which the player must draw, a ... Read Full Review7 of 7 users found the following review helpful
FFVIII is a direct port of the PS version of this game,and you'll see some graphical problems caused by it,such as certain areas looking fuzzy. I played this game using a PC gamepad and it worked just fine. FFVIII ... Read Full Review3 of 4 users found the following review helpful
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