Final Fantasy VII Review

As I wrote about in the first entry of my PlayStation Favorite Games seriesFinal Fantasy VII is a game near and dear to my heart. It was the first game I ever played on the original PlayStation, even before I owned the system myself. As a fan of the Final Fantasy Super Nintendo games, getting to see what Squaresoft could do when they moved into the 3D space was an incredible treat for teenage Trevor.

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Favorite Video Games - PlayStation (Part One)

My first experiences with the PlayStation were playing it somewhere other than my own home. By this point, my family was firmly in the Nintendo camp with the NintendoSuper Nintendo, and Game Boy so it took awhile to introduce another system into the house after the lackluster experiences with Sega. The timing of nearly 20 years ago is fuzzy but we probably even got the Nintendo 64 before the PlayStation, despite the PlayStation being on the market a year earlier. This was still a time when my father typically waited until he found a system at a garage sale or at the Swap Mart he worked at on the weekends. So my first introductions to the system were playing at my best friend's house or even at the house of my church's youth pastor. I don't remember really anything else about him except that  it was thanks to him that I was able to get my first exposure to...

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