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Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles (GC) – why does a game with such beautiful water feel like a desert?

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This doesn’t do the water justice.

Crystal Chronicles is an undeniably beautiful game. The characters, the locations and the dungeons are all beautifully designed and expertly rendered. For me, this game is all about the water, the way it sparkles and shimmers and ripples. Unfortunately, the beautiful graphics only emphasizes the fact there is something fundamentally lacking. This is a tale about why expectations can be a bad thing. Rant mode on. Continue reading