Cloud Strife and Squall Leonhart listen to Tidus in Dissidia Duodecim 012 Final Fantasy.

The Meteorological Meta Story of Final Fantasy

Most of the Final Fantasy games a character, usually the flagship, with a meteorological name. Why do they do this? I guess in a ham-fisted way, to inform the player […]

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 […]