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FF7 hasn't aged well at all. I really don't see why people consider this GOAT.

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4 years ago#1
Don't get me wrong - I loved the game when it was released and it did a lot for the industry.

But...

...this game looks and feels like crap. Clunky would be an understatement.

What's the modern day appeal of this game?

What do people like about it?

(Not trolling, just looking for others' opinions)
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4 years ago#2
suikoden 2 is better than ff7, infact suikoden 2 is the best game ever
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4 years ago#3
Why is nostalgia such a hard concept to grasp for people?
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4 years ago#4
For the most part it's really that it was a lot of people's first RPG. It's a pretty good game on it's own but it's no where near that status.
4 years ago#5
it was never good to begin with.

A JRPG is built on the strength of it's story and characters, both of which are awful in that game.

Easily the most highly overrated game of all-time.
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4 years ago#6
AwayFromHere posted...
Why is nostalgia such a hard concept to grasp for people?
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4 years ago#7
From: lambchips | #002
suikoden 2 is better than ff7, infact suikoden 2 is the best game ever

I wouldn't really ever consider a single player game for best game ever, but that's just me.

I like to compete.

From: AwayFromHere | #003
Why is nostalgia such a hard concept to grasp for people?

Nostalgia is one thing...but to completely ignore that it doesn't hold up today is another.
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4 years ago#8
From: Jahkeemyork | #004
For the most part it's really that it was a lot of people's first RPG.


I can't even imagine how someone must view gaming overall if their first RPG was that mess.
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4 years ago#9
From: ChocolateSavior | #007

From: AwayFromHere | #003
Why is nostalgia such a hard concept to grasp for people?

Nostalgia is one thing...but to completely ignore that it doesn't hold up today is another.


In YOUR OPINION, it doesn't hold up. In many others, including myself, it does, because, get this, it's not all about graphics.
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4 years ago#10
Nicodimus posted...
From: Jahkeemyork | #004
For the most part it's really that it was a lot of people's first RPG.


I can't even imagine how someone must view gaming overall if their first RPG was that mess.


Probably as "all FPS games are the death of gaming" and "why can't we have more games from Japan, because American games are stupid shooters." I'm just guessing, though - my first RPG was the first Final Fantasy... I think, I'm not positive (maybe it was Dragon Warrior 1.) I definitely don't think like that.
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