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Final Fantasy XIII – Should I Get It?

I’m in a bit of a pickle. I really want to get Final Fantasy XIII but not for the reason that millions of people have bought it. I don’t care to play the game at all honestly. I just want to get it for the Final Fantasy XIV Online Campaign Code that gives you an in-game item as well as a chance to be in the (PS3 version) Beta. $60 for a code that may or may not get me in the Beta and I don’t even know what the in-game item will be 😦

I’m not saying that I wouldn’t like FF XIII at all. I’m sure it’s an awesome experience. I’m betting it will be what Final Fantasy VII was for the original Playstation or what Final Fantasy X was for the Playstation 2. I burned over 100 hours on each of these games. These were/are epic games in my mind. What I will say is that even combining the time I spent on these 2 games it doesn’t even compare to the time I burned in Final Fantasy XI Online. Over 36 DAYS game time and that’s only one of three characters that I made. Granted one was purely a mule but that’s besides the point. Seeing as I played Final Fantasy XI so much, I truly am way more interested in Final Fantasy XIV than XIII… Obviously.

Now I can go ahead and buy the game to possibly (only in the initial production run) get the code and try to enjoy the game as my “bonus”. Or I can try to get the code elsewhere. The latter situation would be the preferable one but as to looking at my last post, even the offer of a $10 PSN Voucher apparently is not enough. I just thought that if someone didn’t plan to use the Campaign Code, a $10 voucher would be more valuable than a card getting dusty in the box. I’m not sayin I’m just sayin.

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  1. April 7, 2010 at 8:02 pm

    So, did you ever obtain a code?

  2. Gil
    April 9, 2010 at 7:26 pm

    Sadly I am still looking for a code.

  3. June 24, 2010 at 11:44 pm

    I would recommend you buy the game. I bought it without knowing as a long time FF fan. If your not that fussed about the game i would saying you would enjoy it. Little grinding is required to complete it, not like the old games when you had to grind some nice gear and exp to have a smooth ride on bosses. It’s about 30-50 hours of gameplay if you ignore the later side missions, although i would advise maybe doing a select few as they do provide some essential rewards.

    I myself have entered my code. They ask you lots of questions about your gaming habits. I presented my self as a hardcore, “core” gamer as i have experience of high end WoW gaming and guild participation/leadership.

  4. Gil
    June 25, 2010 at 4:46 pm

    I actually ended up getting it and earning my platinum trophy in it. I think the game took me roughly 60 hrs to beat but my final trophy was earned around 109 hrs. Overall I’d say the quality of the game is top notch. I was unfortunately less than thrilled about the story. I never got into it. I just couldn’t connect to the characters like I did in FFVII or FFX. Good game but less than stellar story.

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