A Truly Fascinating Documentary About The Creation of Final Fantasy

As you might know, Square struggled to stay afloat up until Final Fantasy's release in 1987, at which point they began their journey towards becoming a huge part of gaming history. YouTuber Joshua Drew, in a thirty-minute video, takes a look at the events that lead up to the birth of this legendary franchise. » 9/06/13 6:20am 9/06/13 6:20am

The Glory Days of SquareSoft (*Not* Square Enix) Recaptured in Rap

Remember the glory days of SquareSoft, when the role-playing giant could seemingly do no wrong? Richie Branson does, and he's got a little song about it. Want to hear it? Here goes.

Branson's letter to SquareSoft is riddled with suggestions on what franchises he wants to see resurrected, and what character… » 3/07/12 12:00pm 3/07/12 12:00pm

How One Man Stopped Square-Enix From Letting Gamers Kill Yahweh

The attempt to include overt references to Judeo-Christian figures in the classic role-playing game Xenogears caused a few translators to quit — they feared a violent backlash — and prompted a change in the name of the game's final boss, according to one of the people who brought the game to America. » 4/22/11 7:20pm 4/22/11 7:20pm