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  • Blog Post: Moments: Final Fantasy VII's Sephiroth Flashback

    The best game in the Final Fantasy series is a point of contention , but almost every fan acknowledges the significance (though not necessarily the superiority ) of Final Fantasy VII. With its mixture of 3D graphics, amazing cutscenes, and cool characters, Final Fantasy VII created a story that set the... More
  • Blog Post: Gaming’s Top Ten Cats

    Dogs and cats are popular pets, so it only makes sense that they pop up in video games from time to time. In our list below, we look at some of the cooler cats in video games. Some play the hero while others want you as their next meal. The ten cats below are undoubtedly better than the ones we keep... More
  • Blog Post: Places – The Gold Saucer

    Characters in the Final Fantasy series are almost always in do-or-die situations. The actions of these chosen few affect the entire world. Generally, the job of stopping a madman or an earth-scorching apocalypse rests on the shoulders of these adventurers. Cloud, Aeris, Tifa, and the rest of the gang... More
  • Blog Post: Breaking Down Video Game Character Names

    A fair majority of the people who make video games take a lot of time to think about them. They analyze every detail down to how a character’s limbs should move, how fast a character should walk when someone applies pressure to the control stick, and how high a character should jump when the player... More
  • Blog Post: Spoiled! Final Fantasy VI

    Spoiled! is our video series that has Game Informer editors discussing the ending to some of the biggest games around, and every once in a while we dive in and dissect a classic. Associate editor Tim Turi just finished his first playthrough of Final Fantasy VI and was eager to discuss the ending and... More
  • Blog Post: Moments: Sephiroth Kills Aerith

    Few moments in gaming live in the same amount of infamy as the scene where Sephiroth kills Aerith. Final Fantasy VII is a fan-favorite for a lot of reasons (the hilariously complicated story, Tifa), but what the 1997 game is most known for is its totally unexpected death scene. Players experiencing the... More
  • Blog Post: Ranking The Final Fantasy Series

    The Final Fantasy franchise has a massive dedicated following, and gamers all have their favorite installments. The best and worst entries are often debated among friends and fans, with no clear winners. Everybody seems to have an opinion, so here's mine. I've been playing Final Fantasy since... More
  • Blog Post: Replay – Dirge of Cerberus: FF VII

    Final Fantasy VII is one of the most revered RPGs in history. Since Vincent Valentine is a fan favorite character from that game, his spin-off venture should be pretty successful, right? Wrong. Join us as we joke about keycards and fantasy cell phones, have some super-nerdy Final Fantasy discussions... More
  • Blog Post: Top 10 Pain In The #$% Final Fantasy Enemies

    The worlds of Final Fantasy are packed with goblins, dragons, and all manner of classic mythological monsters. Most of these clichéd creatures are reasonably challenging but don’t pose an inordinate threat to your band of adventurers. However, there are some enemies that will pop up out... More
  • Blog Post: NGP Wishlist

    Sony’s NGP (Next-Generation Portable) was recently announced in Tokyo with great fanfare at the PlayStation Meeting. Once unveiled, the folks at Sony broke down some of the system’s features including front and rear touch screens, two cameras for the possibility of augmented reality, dual... More
  • Blog Post: Beefcake: Hulking Shoulders? Barrel Chest? Square Jaw? Check.

    Controversy has shrouded video games since day one. In attempts to discount the industry’s legitimacy, arguments have been made that video games do everything from teach violent behavior to leech the life out to today’s youth. One of the more dominant and ongoing issues taken with the video... More
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