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Learn How American Football Inspired Final Fantasy's Combat System

by Kyle Hilliard on Jul 12, 2015 at 05:40 AM

In the latest episode of Did You Know Gaming, the series looks at Final Fantasy, its odd localized naming conventions, and how American football has influenced the game's combat.

The core of the influence comes from the way the player faces their opponent in a line-up, and the ability to plan plays, so to speak. You can check out the video below to learn a whole lot more about the series.

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