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You are Squall Leonhart, a "lone-wolf" and an outcast. He joins SeeD, an elite mercenary unit, and in order to graduate must help settle the war between the countries of Galbadia and Dollet.
After completing the SeeD test, he then goes on his first mission - helping a young woman named Rinoa Heartilly to defeat an evil President. But Squall soon realizes that there is a much bigger, and sinister, evil behind all this. Will he be able to stop it?


The gameplay of Final Fantasy VIII is slightly different from previous titles. Gaining magic is the most notable change. Instead of gaining experience and learning new spells yourself, you must "draw" your magic and spells from enemies and "draw-points".
Summon monsters are also back, but this time they are called "Guardian Forces". These Guardian Forces can gain experience points to learn abilities. It requires a lot of strategy, as you can only learn a certain amount of abilities.


  • Features an epic story line and a massive new world to explore
  • Dozens of hours of game play
  • Numerous side quests and minigames
  • Improved graphics engine provides lifelike characters and motion-captured animation
  • All enemies can be attacked with beautifully animated Guardian Forces

Hardware Requirements

System: PII 266 or equivalent
Video Memory: 4 MB VRAM
Hard Drive Space: 400 MB
Sound Board: Yes
DirectX: DirectX v6.1

Recommended System Requirements
Video Memory: 16 MB VRAM

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Everyone's second, third, or maybe fourth favorite Final Fantasy game from the 90s has been posted Dec 05, 13 11:49am

Lighter and 14 others played Final Fantasy VIII
Obtained the Guardian Force Ifrit at the Fire Cavern. FinalFantasy8 PC
i liked things bout it, only reason i played kuz its FF. FinalFantasy8 PC
Completed all the way to the end. Never beat the Omega weapon. FinalFantasy8 PC
The best game ever made. And I'm not exaggerating. Why can't more games be like this? FinalFantasy8 PC
My second favorite RPG. FinalFantasy8 PC
beat omega and ultima weapons, compatability with all gf's were at 1000, everyone's stats were 255 without junction. FinalFantasy8 PC
absolutely hated the junction system but good game havent finished yet also bought this from the psp network to so got a disc version an... FinalFantasy8 PC
Came with playstation. FinalFantasy8 PC
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