Creston wrote on Jan 18, 2013, 22:51: 12 was a massive drag though (I KNOW! LET'S MAKE OUR SP RPG LIKE AN MMO, SO THAT PLAYERS HAVE TO GRIND MOBS TO HOPE FOR THAT 0.000004% DROP RATE FOR AN ITEM THEY'LL NEED TO MAKE SOMETHING COOL! WOOOO!)
The other big let-down for me with FF12 was the characters.
The story was epic enough, but most of the characters were completely one-dimensional, and the only ones who did anything emotionally interesting as the story unfolded (like Gabranth or Reddas) were so peripheral that it was hard to care.