Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII for Xbox 360

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Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

Billed as the concluding chapter to the story of Lightning, the new game gives players direct control over the iconic heroine in a "constantly moving, expansive environment" in a quest to save a doomed world from complete destruction.

VideoGamer.com Score:

7

Our Verdict: A complex and enjoyable JRPG, if not a brilliant one.

Latest Articles for Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy XIII

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Lightning Returns also new at No.3.

1 Publish date Feb 17

Why do numbered Final Fantasy games take so long to develop? Square explains

Kitase defends sticking with Lightning for so long.

1 Publish date Feb 13

Lightning Returns: It’s About Time

Lightning Returns' time mechanic isn't just an interesting way of structuring the game. It also represents a welcome evolution for the XIII series.

3 Publish date Feb 11

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Dress up lightning as the famous tomb raider.

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Deep Down ? the Last guardian ? Soccker ultimate Mario ? Zelda wii U ?

UK Video Game Chart: The LEGO Movie Videogame is No.1 in Article Comments

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I'm actually somewhat surprised that the lego movie videogame, beat out lightning returns so well. I kind of saw the markets that both games appealed, whilst not the same me niche, to be similar...

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Why do numbered Final Fantasy games take so long to develop? Square explains in Article Comments

Endless's Avatar

What we need is FFXIV: ARR's combat in a single player game with character switching. It would be very difficult to get parties right though with one person controlling everyone.

Game Stats

Technical Specs
Release Date: 14/02/2014
Developer: Square Enix
Publisher: Square Enix
Genre: Action
Rating: PEGI 16+
Site Rank: 922 49
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