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Tales of Phantasia

Not Rentable
GF Rating
7.2

245 ratings

Critic & User Reviews

GF Rating
7

Good

Okay for the first installment

posted by Vegito (SAN ANTONIO, TX) Aug 26, 2010

Member since Jun 2010

A really good game, aside from the summons taking forever, I wish the antagonist was more developed, but still a good play through, regardless. Dhaos, rocks.

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GF Rating
5

Fair

Fun, but in teh dust...

posted by Kaichiro (CHICAGO, IL) Mar 17, 2009

Member since Nov 2008

I have to say, I am a huge fan of the tales series, but after playing Tales of Vesperia, I'm having a LOT of trouble going back to play the older ones. Phantasia just felt so much emptier then i recalled. I'm sure this is happening to a lot of us who have gotten used to next-gen gaming, and it's a real shame. What I'm saying: Boatload of fun and awesome story, but I couldn't jump back in time. My lust for graphics and better interactivity i kept me from enjoying this game.

If you haven't played it before, and are looking for a good RPG to play, I'd recommend Tales of Symphonia or Vesperia over this. Especially if you're like me and have lost touch with your roots. sad

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GF Rating
2

Really Bad

Tales of What?

posted by MrLupin (EL CAJON, CA) Apr 26, 2008

Member since Mar 2008

ok, first of this game was great as a rom on you comp cause it ran smoothly but the fact is this port is ugly, I mean really ugly. more ugly in this game than a rolling stones group photo.

the game start's out well enough but then quickly turns sour. I felt gipped by the poor sound and bad battles. I got maybe 20 minutes into the game before I turned it off and sent it back.
now for tales port this game should have been a lot better. now if you can sit through the random battles and poor controls you might actully enjoy it. but I didn't and that's sad. so to keep it short and simple. don't rent it.

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