Final Fantasy VI
, originally released as Final Fantasy III
on the Super Nintendo, is a straight SNES conversion, so its 2-D graphics and 16-bit sounds are admittedly sub-par by PlayStation standards. However, SquareSoft have added new, beautifully animated movies for this release, and the endearingly melodramatic characters, a genuinely epic story line, and rock-solid gameplay make Final Fantasy VI
just as absorbing today as when it was Final Fantasy III
. To top it off, also included is a demo of Final Fantasy X
(only playable on PS2). --Joe Hon
Many centuries have passed since the war of the Magi--civilisations have been rebuilt with iron, machines and technology. But the forces of magic have begun to return, and when an ancient Esper is discovered, the risk of war resurfaces...
Originally released as Final Fantasy III on the SNES, the PSone version of Final Fantasy VI features exclusive all-new CG cinematic sequences. Discover the origins of special features later developed in the subsequent Final Fantasy games, including summoning magic, mini quests, the Active Time Battle system and much more. Numerous weapons, items, magic spells and special skills allow for incredible gameplay depth and strategy. Contains a bonus demo disc of Final Fantasy X (compatible with PlayStation 2 only).