Final Fantasy III was originally released on the Famicom on April 27th, 1990 in japan and didn’t see a western release until 2006 on the Nintendo DS and later on Steam, iOS, Android, the PSP, Windows phones for some reason and the Ouya (heh). This game was noted as the twenty-first video game music composition by series veteran Nobuo Uematsu but more than that, it was the introduction of the job system.
There aren’t many game series that have managed to not only survive, but thrive as long and as well as Final Fantasy. Final Fantasy has practically become synonymous with the JRPG genre and in many ways, is its mascot. That doesn’t necessarily mean that Final Fantasy is without sin, though. I find it hard to … [Read more…]