Sacred Stones or Radiant Dawn. Which FE should I play?

#1HeartOfDogPosted 12/19/2011 5:59:09 AM
Will only play one. Just cuz.

I heard Radiant Dawn isn't as good as Path of Radiance and the story blows. Is this true?
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#2Reginleif20Posted 12/19/2011 7:21:17 AM
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#3hailnickgriffinPosted 12/19/2011 7:35:45 AM
So you can't play the original GBA Fire Emblem (7)?
#4Scorpion122178Posted 12/19/2011 9:26:37 AM
SS is the better of the two.
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#5SackBoiPosted 12/19/2011 9:39:02 AM
SS was my favorite however in the end RD was much better
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#6WinsagePosted 12/19/2011 9:40:41 AM
RD is pretty bad by FE standards. Go with SS.
#7bottlegnomesPosted 12/19/2011 11:58:49 AM
RD has better gameplay in a given chapter, but it forces you to largely play chapters the same way all the time, ie not a whole lot of choice for unit selection (I'd go into more detail, but I don't want to spoil anything for you. You'll see what I mean when you play it), while SS has the best gameplay of the GBA FEs, though not as good as RD, but with a few exceptions, IMO the chapters aren't as interesting as FE7, or RD for that matter, but it's more of a classical FE, as in free to use whom you want. As for story, I'm not a big fan of either, so pick what you want.
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#8supershyguy65Posted 12/19/2011 12:00:36 PM
They are both really good, so pick RD if you played PoR. If not, get SS.
#9raazychxPosted 12/19/2011 4:08:26 PM
I'd say Sacred Stones. Radiant Dawn bothers me with its non-linear chapters. It's not a story problem as much as it is a gameplay problem... Whereas you can choose to level any character in Sacred Stones (even in hard mode), characters in Radiant Dawn are just left behind, and there's no way to catch them up with certain characters. There's also a huge problem in class balancing...

So I say go with Sacred Stones.
#10BardWannabePosted 12/19/2011 4:59:55 PM
Sacred Stones--one of my favorite GBA games