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My January Will End With a Great Start

Just got my copy of Final Fantasy XIII-2 from Gamestop! I also bought the Strategy Guide (Collector's Edition) with it, since I got my refund from the price drop of Resident Evil Revelations (It's $40 now). They have discounts if you buy a guide with the respective game and another discount if you have the Pro Membership card. I'm a happy person right now...How long has it been since the last time I played a good JRPG? That's why this game makes me really excited.

I just started playing it, and there are a few things that caught my attentions:

1. They provide a Beginner's Primer, a summary for what happened during Final Fantasy XIII (divided by chapters). It's a nice addition for people who never played the original, and also for myself since the story doesn't really make any sense back when I played it.

2. This might be the first time a Final Fantasy game has a difficulty setting (I might be wrong though), although only Easy and Normal modes are available. From the reviews I read, the conclusion I got is this: don't ever change the difficulty into Easy. Yup, you read that right.

3. Some sweet extras are given to those who has the save file for Final Fantasy XIII, including themes for your PS3/360 and some hidden treasures in the game. Not sure if you need to complete Final Fantasy XIII first or you only need the save file. I think it's the latter.

Well I am working tonight and tomorrow night, so I won't be able to concentrate to play it maybe until weekend. Also goodbye Modern Warfare 3, we'll meet again someday.

On the side note, I also went to bookstore to get my textbooks. Thank God I got them cheaper by renting the books. I still need to get one more book before this weekend :( The textbook for Biology is freaking thick! Plus expensive too...At least I can start doing self revisions from now.


  1. You make me jealous!


  2. that's my purpose mwahaha

    and you should look how much Hope has grown up, I'm sure you'll love him mooooore


    *jealousy bar rising*



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