It's been a quick ride for Final Fantasy IV DS - from rumored to confirmed to game-to-game screenshot comparisons in under a week. That's faster than my seventh-grade growth spurt!
It's especially cool to see how the art direction of the original game is preserved in the new 3D game - mostly because I don't think of those old 2D sprite RPGs, delicious as they were, as having much in the way of art direction to begin with. But not only are the new screens faithful to the old, even the boss battles retain a surprising amount of the original spirit: Octomamoth looks shockingly similar. And Cecil's a smokin' hottie.
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