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OMG! I know what you're gonna say! "It's a great game! That and Symphonia! ZOMG /gasm." Yeah, IMO this game sucks so far. So far! I've only played it for about 3 hours and I love this battle system. The story doesn't catch me at all, I hear it starts slow so it's fine for now. Luke Fon ****head makes me hate it even more! Luke is so far my least favorite RPG Protagonist. How can you be so arrogant and selfish?

Tell me, does he change? Don't tell me what he changes into, just does e change? I'll play more for the story, I'll get it to progress. I hear it gets interesting.
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Of course he isn't a static character. D:
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Oh I played this... for a while until I got bored of games overall. I love the battle system but I HATE HATE HATE the lag you get when you enter a battle from the world screen. It takes so slow... Makes me not want to battle at all. About the story, from what I remember, I think it starts to get faster when, uh... How to do spoiler tag? /facepalm. It just gets better later =).
 
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Do you get to like him at least? He's such an ass right now!

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^Yeah I got to like him. Kinda. I always thought he was weird and he still is *shrugs*.
 
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So he stays an asshole Q___Q


I like Guy lol..
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Mmm... Jade.
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Jade is hot?!

Lol, he reminds me of Lezard from VP2
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I like Guy too. I love his name.
 
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Jade is the funniest character in the game. ]: Luke will eventually 'grow up'.

I liked this game, and it's quite long, but I still prefer 2D fighting versus a whole 3D battlefield, and the Field of Fonons things was just weird, though it's easy to use.
 
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Who cares about Luke, Jade steals the show in TotA *0*/

But okay, fine, he does change at all, but I still prefer Guy as a melee character.
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So... does he change into a likeable char?
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Short answer: Yes, he does change into something that's not a spoiled brat. I suppose it's not bad.

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Then, I guess I won't hate him as much as I do.
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Luke does grow up. Notice that in the cover he has short hair, but in the beginning he has long hair? It's a classic twist in Victorian era novels to cut your hair as a symbol of change and maturity~

Actually, everyone goes through change. Although Guy has already changed from the start (you'll learn his history and how he'd changed by meeting Luke). Though his fear of women is hilarious~ Much funnier than Jade's sarcastic comments~ XD

I love this game personally. But what I REALLY LOVED about it is the story. Each character goes through his/her own personal growth as the story progresses. Character development > save the world plot (and they did it very well).

If you've played it, I could do a complete plot analysis for you (Like those you do in in-depth book reports) and analyze each and every symbols and echoes I can find (The ending movie is quite cryptic. You'll miss a lot of symbolisms if you don't pay very close attention). The story became much more beautiful after discovered them~
 
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Lol ^^;; I hear there's costumes @__@;; Which one makes someone's hair black!?
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Costumes = Hairstyle and clothes. No hair color changing~ Oh, and each costume has different effect (Ex. One of Tear's costume can eliminate Random Encounters~)

If that doesn't interest you, each person has a swimsuit costume, and the actually go into battle wearing them~ Want a pic?
 
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Yes ^^;;


So no clothes give black hair Q_Q
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Kinda big, but here you go~



Luke's Berserker costume is SUPER DUPER ULTRA hard to get, since not only does it have difficult requirements, but also there's no guarantee that you'll get it once you've done all of them (in-game bug).

My favorite costumes belong to Guy (Blademaster *drool*). I wish I could cosplay one of them~ XD
 
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Luke's Berserker costume isn't that hard to get since it's the same way you get Lloyd's Berserker title in ToS.

You don't have to worry about the Berserker glitch since it only happens in a new game+...I think.
 

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