I finished Ys VIII. Great game. 10/10. So the story is, Adol Christin and other passengers aboard the Lombardia are traveling by sea to go somewhereidontknow (because this is my first Ys game). Suddenly, gigantic tentacle destroys the Lombardia and everyone gets washed ashore on this island. They build a ship to get off the island and everyone is happy. The end. Oh but some other interesting things happen during the game too.
So I finished Shining Resonance Refrain on both modes, AND ALL I GET IS A STAR ON MY SAVE FILES! Totally best reward ever. Can't get enough of those stars. I rate it a 75/100. It's just the typical evil-dragon-being-resurrected-to-destroy-the-whole-world kind of story, like every Fire Emblem ever. I guess I'll type up a review and thoughts about this game.
Don't you just love invisible barriers? I can clearly walk in between those trees! Yes, the game wants me to go the long way. That's some great video game design right there. Amazing. Why am I complaining about an almost 4 year old game? So those instrument weapon things are called Armonics, made from, or came from, the Shining Dragon's body or something, I don't know. Also, when starting this game for the first time, it tells you to play Original mode first because spoilers and stuff. NO. Just
Umm... what? I knew there were swimsuits in this game, but I didn't know they handed them to you at the very beginning of the game! Dayum, they look good in red, dood. I should've played this during summer! The season just changed to autumn. Haven't a clue what Shining Resonance Refrain is about yet, but I noticed these hybrid instrument weapon(?) things. Well, I'll have something to look at, I mean, play while I wait for Kingdom Hearts 3. WHY YOU DON'T BECOME AVAILABLE YET!? IT'S BEEN ALMOST 13
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