GameVortex writes: "On the whole, I have had fun playing Star Ocean: The Last Hope. I do wish the cut scenes had been broken up a little more and that you could pause them correctly. It isn't the world's most addictive game. It's not one that I think about playing all day at work, but it is fun overall. I might even recommend that you rent it first to see if you think it is worth buying, but I do think that you'll enjoy it".