Final Fantasy 7 Remake is going to be a big deal regardless. Even if Square Enix released it and Cloud stared at the screen for 30 hours, there's going to be debate about whether this was a good or bad idea.

So, given that the first gameplay trailer shows real-time battles, you can bet your ass that the world is ready to implode. This makes sense, too. If you have an emotional connection to something you're going to want it to be a certain way. But that doesn't mean these changes are bad. We even think they're rather good. And here's why...