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Final Fantasy Tactics

Tactical RPG
Final Fantasy
  • 27 January, 1998
  • 20 June, 1997
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Final Fantasy Tactics synopsis

In an era perpetually mired in war, a commoner's ascent to greatness displaced a corrupt nobility and provided the basis for a nation's salvation. Thus are legends made and true heroes defamed in the annals of history. For centuries, that hallowed tale had obscured the dark secrets of the Lion War. But try as they might, time and church cannot suppress the truth forever.

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  • Critique of Games: Akito Inoue
    akito_inoue_tn2.jpgSquare Haven had the opportunity to speak with Akito Inoue, assistant professor at GLOCOM, The Center for Global Communications at the International University of Japan, about his game-related publications in Intelplace. Akito's research sheds light on the history of videogames and anticipates the future of interactive media. Details
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  • The Pioneers: Hitoshi Sakimoto
    sakimoto_pion_tn.pngHitoshi Sakimoto is currently one of the most prolific music composers in the game industry. He began his career working with Quest on the Ogre Battle series, and later joined many of the same core collaborators for Square games Final Fantasy Tactics and Vagrant Story. From Medieval strategy RPG's to sci-fi sidescrollers, the composer maintains a complex yet recognizable style across his diverse and influential titles. The Pioneers
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  • Final Fantasy Tactics goes multiplayer
    elemental_f.icoSquare is celebrating the ten-year anniversary of Final Fantasy Tactics by releasing a considerably expanded edition of the game on the Sony PSP. The Lion War will include a mutliplayer function for use with the PSP's wireless feature, allowing both versus and cooperative modes. The portable remake is set for a May 10 release in Japan. Multiplayer details
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imagename & role
Akihiko YoshidaAkihiko Yoshida
Character Design
Hironobu SakaguchiHironobu Sakaguchi
Hiroyuki ItouHiroyuki Itou
Game Design
Hitoshi SakimotoHitoshi Sakimoto
Taku MurataTaku Murata
Main programmer
Tomoyuki TakechiTomoyuki Takechi
Executive Producer
Yasumi MatsunoYasumi Matsuno
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North America

Final Fantasy Tactics box
27 January, 1998


Final Fantasy Tactics box
20 June, 1997

Final Fantasy Tactics box

PSone Books


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