John Friscia

Takashi Tokita is a deeply influential figure at Square Enix, being the driving force behind Final Fantasy IV on Super Nintendo (which we’ve thoroughly documented) and Parasite Eve on PlayStation 1, among many other projects. His most significant title that never had a worldwide release is surely Live A Live, a fascinating Super Famicom RPG that takes place across multiple different time periods with different protagonists in wildly different situations. Each episodic adventure offered its own unique tone — comedy, sci-fi, horror, western, Street Fighter knock-off, etc. — and there has never been anything quite like it before or since. However, last […]

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