If you want to look at how much things have changed over the last decade and a half of gaming, look no further than the tutorial level.
Time and again they've told me, "Dude, you should play Alpha Protocol!" And time and again, I've ignored them. Until now.
It's not often I respect my enemies in a game—how could I? They're just a target. A bundle of HP. An obstacle. Something to conquer.
Earlier this week, I talked to some game developers about why they love Final Fantasy Tactics. But beloved or not, man, does this game have a steep learning curve.
The time has come. The time when I will finally play Final Fantasy Tactics. It's been a blind spot for years, a game that I have wanted to play ever since I became terribly addicted to Final Fantasy Tactics A2 on the Nintendo DS.