Character height comparisons from Final Fantasy IX.

Aspilanti84’s Analysis of Final Fantasy IX’s Story and Characters

Hold on to your seats, everyone. This is a long one. Here, Apsilanti84 attempts to make a comprehensive analysis of Final Fantasy IX. They do so in two different threads: […]

Similarities between Final Fantasy IX and XIII.

Why Final Fantasy IX and XIII Are More Similar Than You Can Imagine…

Thanks to Jaghat for the inspiration! They’re similar. Not in terms of gameplay necessarily. Final Fantasy IX is painfully slow, while Final Fantasy XIII is frantically fast. The fanbase swings […]

Yoshitaka Amano's Necron artwork for Final Fantasy IX.

Did Necron Posses Kuja Throughout Final Fantasy IX?

Thanks to RichtersMask for the inspiration! My theory is that in FFIX, Necron was possessing Kuja. The devs seem to try to play it off like Necron just comes out […]

Cloud Strife Tifa Lockhart Wallpaper for FInal Fantasy VII.

Narrative Conflicts in Final Fantasy

Here are the conflicts in Final Fantasy, the challenges main characters need to solve to achieve their goals: Game Man against Man Man against Nature Man against Self Man against […]

Sephiroth in flames from Advent Children Final Fantasy VII.

When Final Fantasy Villains Became Sociopaths Instead of Psychopaths…

I’ve written about the tonal shift of Final Fantasy villains and how they changed from one-dimensional stock characters to having some type of pathos. But why did they shift this […]