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[JRPG Review Revisited] Star Ocean: The Last Hope International

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Star Ocean: The Last Hope is a very good RPG in the Star Ocean franchise, a sci-fi series that is set in the far future. In this game, which is in fact a prequel to the 3 other Star Ocean games, your quest will be to find a new home for the residents of Earth, in the aftermath of WWIII that left our planet as an hostile environment.

I’m revisiting this review today because this is one of the RPGs I loved from my PS3 library. I purchased it as soon as it was released and played it through twice, and I would definitely replay this RPG gem!

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[PS3/Vita HD Remaster Review] Final Fantasy X HD Remaster

FINAL FANTASY X is back—in HD! First released for the PlayStation®2 system in 2001, and widely acclaimed for its moving story and spectacular graphics, FINAL FANTASY X has now returned in HD for the PlayStation®Vita system. Characters, monsters, and environments have been fine-tuned in HD detail, providing a richer, deeper FINAL FANTASY visual experience. Other new features in the HD version include remastered/rearranged BGM, International Edition content, trophies, and Cross-Save functionality.

One of the most anticipated titles of this year, Final Fantasy X HD Remaster was finally released a few weeks ago. I picked it up on PS Vita, and have been playing it ever since then!

Final Fantasy X (PS2) holds a special place in my heart: I played it way too much when I was unemployed back in 2002, and I completely conquered that game in around 160 hours!

Is the Final Fantasy X HD Remaster worth your time and money? When compared to other HD re-releases, how does the game rank so many years after its original release? Long story short, this game is the best HD remaster I’ve played, and this 13-years old game might even the best RPG available in the PS Vita library!


Yea, I love Final Fantasy X THAT much !!!!!

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[PS3 HD Remaster Review] Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD ReMIX

Kingdom Hearts 1.5 HD ReMIX is an HD Remaster of the original Kingdom Hearts Final Mix (which was a Japanese-only release that added new content to the version we had on our PS2s), Kingdom Hearts: Chains of Memories, and finally all the cutscenes from Kingdom Hearts: 358/2 days.

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Square-Enix 16-bits video recap of the first two Final Fantasy XIII

A little earlier today, Square-Enix issued a brilliant Youtube video (using a game engine similar to the one for Final Fantasy VI) that recaps in 8 minutes the story of both Final Fantasy XIII and Final Fantasy XIII-2, just in time for Lightning Returns, a game that will be out in less than two weeks.

Check the video right here!

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