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    Most Ignored Final Fantasy

    Why does everyone skip over this game when referring to Final Fantasy? Sure, it borrowed a lot of stuff from other Final Fantasy's, but it's still unique enough to be its own game. Every character goes through development on the journey. The bad guy actually kills the party (though he does revive them afterward). This game has several great aspects that don't deserve to be ignored.
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    FFIX? Ignored? Never heard it referred to as such.

    The only time I can think of it being close to "ignored" was when the first Kingdom Hearts had characters from all the Sony generation games but that one.

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    FF2 seems to be the most ignored to me.

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    I don't know. You really don't here much about FF V. FF IX was my favourite one out of them all, and all my mates had it. Definetely not the most ignored.

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    Some people were introduced do Final Fantasy through VII and VIII, and were probably expecting IX to be a teenage melodrama of some kind. Pretty ironic how it felt weird for them seeing something more fantasy-like in a game called Final Fantasy.

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    Personally I love 9 and I don't understand how anyone could ignore it. I've always loved them but I guess I may just be into the Final Fantasy's that don't have a horrid fan boy base like 7. Bleck. What happened to the good old days where gamers were actual people who were cool and now everyone just makes them into comic-con side shows who only love one game out of a giant game series?



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    Quote Originally Posted by Redbat View Post
    FF2 seems to be the most ignored to me.
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    Most ignored? Nah, I don't really think it is. But, remember, this game fell right in-between the hugely popular FF8, and the highly anticipated FF10, which definitely did not help it.

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    FF X was brilliant. Well, I think so anyway. Let's Blitz!

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    Quote Originally Posted by FinalFlash View Post
    Why does everyone skip over this game when referring to Final Fantasy? Sure, it borrowed a lot of stuff from other Final Fantasy's, but it's still unique enough to be its own game. Every character goes through development on the journey. The bad guy actually kills the party (though he does revive them afterward). This game has several great aspects that don't deserve to be ignored.
    It's definitely not ignored in these forums! I think IX has to be the general favourite around here. But I don't find IX the one that is ignored very much - perhaps anything earlier than VI?
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    I don't know about that, as they have already re-made FF 1, 2, 3 and 4 with 5 and 6 on its way, and most people have gooten back into them.

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    I have to agree that 2 is the most ignored, with 5 probably being runner-up in that category.


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    I could never ignore this game it's brilliant, however I love 7 but i wish everyone would ignore it for awhile.... God that's a horrid fan boy base
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    II is rightly ignored~

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    Nice Neg. I lol'd

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    Allen likes it, but I've never seen anyone else who has. Choosing to not initially port it was probably the best decision ever made regarding it.

    I mean, kudos for trying to innovate, but still, any system that lets you get 9999HP before leaving the first town is broken beyond belief.

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    I've never played it. I would like to at least be able to read a script for it online, but there doesn't seem to be one available.

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    IX is one of the best FF ever!! i think its ignored because of the time of its release (just when the PS2 came out)
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    You really aren't missing a super lot, Agent. If you really want, you can have my copy of Origins.

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    fuck yeah solidsnake hi5

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    Neg - for free? (minus the shipping cost?)

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    Yeah for free. I don't charge for shipping, either.

    PM me your address.

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    Thanks, Neg! Okay, I'll send it now...

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    lol lucky!
    I'm trying to get my hands on all FF's does anyone know a good site to buy games?

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    Do you have an account on eBay? They can generally be found on there, sometimes for good prices. If you're uncertain about any particular auction or listing, you can always ask here. I have purchased FFs from eBay more than once. You might also try Amazon.com.

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