Final Fantasy VII (1997)
"Fainaru Fantajî VII" (original title)

Video Game  -  Action | Adventure | Drama  -  7 September 1997 (USA)
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A former soldier from an evil company joins a mercenary clan to fight the company he once served.

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A corrupt company, by the name of ShinRa is draining the energy out of the (nameless) planet and conducting expiriments on living things. Enviromental and social callamities, such as the pollution of the air and seas, overpopulation, high drug rate and treating women like objects. A mercenary and a rough and tough organization by the name of Avalanche must put an end to ShinRa, but a couple of ShinRa victims might be causing a bigger threat. One of the ShinRa victims is an alien that crash-landed on the planet and killed an ancient race. The other ShinRa victim is a man in a trench coat that wants to rule the world and summon the doomsday meteorite. Written by Jenova Synthesis <mayu_roxx@hotmail.com>

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Trivia

A character named Cid features in every single one of the main (numbered) Final Fantasy games. The character was first introduced in Final Fantasy II (1988) (although when Final Fantasy (1987) was ported to the PlayStation, he was retro-ed into the game). However, Cid is never the same character from game to game, although he is often the owner of the airship. See more »

Goofs

In the FMV where Sephiroth kills Aerith; when his sword goes through her, in the close-up the brown belt that she wears around her waist has disappeared. In every other shot she is wearing it. See more »

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[first lines]
Barret Wallace: C'mon newcomer. Follow me.
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After the closing events of the story, just before the end credits begin, an enigmatic shot of Aeris is shown, more or less identical to the first shot of her at the very beginning of the game. See more »

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Referenced in Final Fantasy X (2001) See more »

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Excerpts From 'The Creation'
Composed by Joseph Haydn
Soprano: Minae Fujisaki
Tenor: Daisuke Hara
Synthesizer: Masashi Hamauzu
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Perfection!
30 January 2000 | by (Froland, Norway) – See all my reviews

Final Fantasy VII is one of the best games ever made, and sold millions when it was released back in 1997. The game looks amazing, but it is the story that is the core of the Final Fantasy series. Cloud Strife is the main-character, he is a mercenary who has agreed to work for a rebel group called AVALANCHE. AVALANCHE is fighting against the evil Shinra-inc., a company which is absorbing all energy on the planet. Cloud meets different characters as the game evolves. FF7 was the biggest games of all time when it was released, because the game comes on 3 massive CD`s packed with action, adventure, romance, love, comedy, fantasy, drama, horror etc. 10/10


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