Final Fantasy XIII vs Final Fantasy X - Two Linear Games, Two Outcomes

Final Fantasy XIII and Final Fantasy X are both extremely linear games, but Final Fantasy XIII gets significantly more flack from fans for it's linearity than Final Fantasy X, which is generally praised. Let's explore some of the deeper reasons for why that is the case.

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cha0sknightmare160d ago

Seen this video before and its a very well put together piece. I actually did my first full playthrough of 13 just this year, and while i do enjoy the combat, the pacing and structure really hurts the overall experience.

PhoenixUp160d ago (Edited 160d ago )

This video further goes into the fundemental difference on how FFX & FFXIII handle linearity

gamer7804160d ago (Edited 160d ago )

I know X is held in reverence by many, but I actually preferred XIII over X.

Becuzisaid160d ago

To each his own, but good lord the characters suck in XIII.