And yes, back then that game was still considered a RPG. (Crazy times that we live today, when Zelda is considered an adventure game, while Code of Princess is an RPG...) --- My three major game trauma: Shenmue, Xenogears and Xenosaga I'm a badass reporter!!
I'm going to go out on a limb and say I'm speaking for almost a quarter of the board and say Pokemon R/B/Y.
includes me....... but i suppose revelations demon hunter(an atlus game) was first real rpg that i can remeber really liking --- xbox live: King 213 psn: bleachfanz2113 now playin: bo2(360), p4g, m13v, u:ga, ac3l, and whatever else i deside to get for my vita. add me if you want