Hey guyz remember the time everyone thought...

  • Topic Archived
You're browsing the GameFAQs Message Boards as a guest. Sign Up for free (or Log In if you already have an account) to be able to post messages, change how messages are displayed, and view media in posts.
  1. Boards
  2. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII
  3. Hey guyz remember the time everyone thought...

User Info: _Snowx_

_Snowx_
4 years ago#11
The truly annoying part is when people say that Lightning is being shoved down our throats even though her total screentime is only a fraction of Cloud and Sephiroth's and all her appearances are always plot-significant, but gratuitous shoehorning of said characters in a game where they have no place is perfectly fine and even encouraged.

For those who were actually hoping that characters like Cloud and Sephiroth were going to make an appearance in the Coliseum:
what if in the event of a FFVII remaster they add FFXIII characters bonus fights in it? Would you like it or would you think that as a shameless attempt to further shove FFXIII down our throats?

Depending on the answer, you're either an innocent fan who just likes crossovers or a shameless fanboy/hater with double standards.

I personally don't like the idea of major FF characters shoehorned in other FF worlds, though I'm fine with established recurring characters like summons and Gilgamesh.

User Info: roxas9001

roxas9001
4 years ago#12
madapocket posted...
roxas9001 posted...
madapocket posted...
That wasn't very long ago. Remember when we thought we would get more playable characters? Or when we were promised several guest characters in XIII-2?

Good, good times. Then they ruined it.


I don't recall the promised part.


I do. They stated we'd get several guests that would aid Dumb and Dumber.


Link me an article.
Not changing this until DmCrap flops.
I hate the FF fandumb.

User Info: TorgoForever

TorgoForever
4 years ago#13
_Snowx_ posted...
The truly annoying part is when people say that Lightning is being shoved down our throats even though her total screentime is only a fraction of Cloud and Sephiroth's and all her appearances are always plot-significant, but gratuitous shoehorning of said characters in a game where they have no place is perfectly fine and even encouraged.

For those who were actually hoping that characters like Cloud and Sephiroth were going to make an appearance in the Coliseum:
what if in the event of a FFVII remaster they add FFXIII characters bonus fights in it? Would you like it or would you think that as a shameless attempt to further shove FFXIII down our throats?

Depending on the answer, you're either an innocent fan who just likes crossovers or a shameless fanboy/hater with double standards.

I personally don't like the idea of major FF characters shoehorned in other FF worlds, though I'm fine with established recurring characters like summons and Gilgamesh.


It's not the screentime so much as it is that presentation. You'd have to be pretty desensitized to not see something off with self-declaring your own character a national symbol.
http://www.youtube.com/user/Nintendsonydo?feature=mhee
oFFiciAL ToRgO and tOMmy wiSEaU oF tHE qUIttinG REturneRS

User Info: Elice_Carol

Elice_Carol
4 years ago#14
That wasn't stated until the LR presentation, though. In XIII-2, the most you can blame Lightning for was her 180 in personality. Even then, it's justified as a result of......gosh, I can't remember. I know mahroflcopter understood why she became so depressed.
"The only thing that gets me high is the musky scent of my enemy's fear.'' - Stephen Colbert
http://pbskids.org/arthur/games/factsopinions/

User Info: jfielding95

jfielding95
4 years ago#15
Remember when everyone kept swearing blind that SE stated that the ending would be in DLC?

.....well not everyone obviously, but a lot of people.

User Info: King_Shortt_IX

King_Shortt_IX
4 years ago#16
Remember when FF used to mean quality games? Well neither do I.
The contents of this post may not reflect the views of the poster.

User Info: Destroyer_Mage

Destroyer_Mage
4 years ago#17
_Snowx_ posted...
The truly annoying part is when people say that Lightning is being shoved down our throats even though her total screentime is only a fraction of Cloud and Sephiroth's and all her appearances are always plot-significant, but gratuitous shoehorning of said characters in a game where they have no place is perfectly fine and even encouraged.

For those who were actually hoping that characters like Cloud and Sephiroth were going to make an appearance in the Coliseum:
what if in the event of a FFVII remaster they add FFXIII characters bonus fights in it? Would you like it or would you think that as a shameless attempt to further shove FFXIII down our throats?

Depending on the answer, you're either an innocent fan who just likes crossovers or a shameless fanboy/hater with double standards.

I personally don't like the idea of major FF characters shoehorned in other FF worlds, though I'm fine with established recurring characters like summons and Gilgamesh.


There's so much truth to your argument my mind is completely blown.Though I wouldn't have mind having a Coliseum with FF Crossover battles.Perhaps like a "Dissidia Tower" lol.It would really be cool to waste time battling Cloud+Squal and avoiding the cheesy story :p
http://m.gamefaqs.com/boards/681990-lightning-returns-
final-fantasy-xiii/64294428

User Info: Vekkerer

Vekkerer
4 years ago#18
I can't remember any lies from before release. But to be fair, I never cared too much about pre-release statements or how they turned out.
I'm sure there'll be new lies for this game though.





Ftpkorn posted...
Remember when we were promised the assassination of all haters?

Wait nvm..just me.

Though it would be welcome :D


If "one of us" had written something like but about fanboys and apologists, "you guys" would've freaked out. >.>
Wishing for the death of a large group of people is only considered fun on certain dates, it seems.
"And you have proved to be
A real human being and a real hero..."

User Info: MagiusNecros

MagiusNecros
4 years ago#19
Destroyer_Mage posted...
The XIII-2 colliseum was going to have boss battles of famous FF characters like Sephiroth,Cloud and Auron.Good times,good times :p


That's what happens when you drink a can of dumbass.

So meh.
I GILGAMESH FAN KING WILL CONQUER THE VERSUS BOARD! HA HA HA HA HA HA!
Official GILGAMESH/BARBATOS/MAGNUS of every Gamefaqs Board

User Info: Rose_Mage

Rose_Mage
4 years ago#20
I laughed.
Ranks ~ Team Rocket Executive, Sol Enchantress
http://fav.me/d5g7w6l
  1. Boards
  2. Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII
  3. Hey guyz remember the time everyone thought...

Report Message

Terms of Use Violations:

Etiquette Issues:

Notes (optional; required for "Other"):
Add user to Ignore List after reporting

Topic Sticky

You are not allowed to request a sticky.

  • Topic Archived