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Final Fantasy III

9 months ago

Feature: Happy birthday, fans

30 years of Final Fantasy: The highs and lows

It’s the 30th birthday of Final Fantasy, says Square Enix. The first in the series was released in Japan on this day in 1987 and an old story goes that the name was chosen because Square was in financial trouble at the time – almost bankrupt – and it was likely to be their last game. But that’s rubbish, the creator later said in an…

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2 years ago

Feature: Grind the map

Have You Played… Final Fantasy III?

Have You Played? is an endless stream of game retrospectives. One a day, every day of the year, perhaps for all time. The Final Fantasy games are finally arriving on PC. A while ago, I decided to play through every game in the series, in order. It's currently possible to play through 3-9 and I'm happy enough to begin at three, given that many fans…

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4 years ago

Far From: Final Fantasy 3 Hits Steam Today

There's been something of a PC kick from the classically console-only Japan-born publishers in recent times. We've had Platinum's Revengeance, Capcom's continued fighting game efforts and a whole host of seemingly random attention from Square-Enix. Following on from the re-release of the ancient PC ports of Final Fantasy VII and VIII in recent times, today brings Final Fantasy III to our noble borders. Unlike those, FFIII…

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Surprise-aga: Steam Randomly Encounters Final Fantasy III

OK, first things first: this probably isn't the Final Fantasy III you're thinking of. Final Fantasy III on SNES was actually Final Fantasy VI. So if you get your hopes (and multi-colored hair) up for Terra, Locke, Kefka, and co, you'll probably end up disappointed. However, this version of Final Fantasy III is actually pretty great - just significantly lighter on heartbreaking plot, iconic opera…

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