Yuna, Rikku and Paine in the Gullwings pose in Final Fantasy X-2.

The Three Faces of Eve in Final Fantasy: An Analysis

The Theory Each Final Fantasy has no more than three female characters to illustrate the stages in a woman’s life. Evidence In 1957, Corbett H. Thigpen and Hervey M. Cleckley […]

Yoshitaka Amano's Terra Branford riding in Magitek artwork for Final Fantasy VI.

The “Fantasy” Genres in Final Fantasy

Low fantasy is “fiction where magical events intrude on an otherwise normal world.” This type of fantasy occurs in the Final Fantasy games Nomura designed. High fantasy “take place in […]

Zidane Tribal says Ooo soft in Final Fantasy IX.

How I Would Have Made Final Fantasy IX’s Characters More Meaningful…

I can still say this game great. But it doesn’t always feel apart of the series. I’m not talking about the so-called “kiddie designs”; they’re unique and whimsical. But unlike […]