CHAT: Final Fantasy (was Re: CHAT: anime & manga)
|From:||Yoon Ha Lee <yl112@...>|
|Date:||Wednesday, December 5, 2001, 14:11|
On Wednesday, December 5, 2001, at 05:16 , Muke Tever wrote:
> From: "Tristan Alexander McLeay" <anstouh@...>
>>> oh, & I reaaally loved _Final Fantasy_ (& that was not terribly
>>> artistically crude at all...& the mild violence served the story-line &
>>> storyline had a neat interpretation of the Gaia Theory).
>> Hmm? Story line in _Final Fantasy_? I can't remember such a thing...
>> However, I loved the graphics, all except the hair. The hair was _so_
> You'll notice most of the characters didn't have much hair to speak of.
><laugh> I couldn't make heads or tails out of the storyline, but then, I
haven't played any of the Final Fantasy games either, merely *sat through*
all of them as my friends played obsessively. (The first semester I was
going out with my boyfriend I was treated to 1-5? in rapid
succession...*he* would play games while *I* did my homework at his dorm.
> Actually, the main character (Aki) was the most poorly animated and
> modelled of
> all of them, IMO. The others were all decently animated (actually it
> like rather good animation of bad actors playing the characters in the
> but she was the only one I particularly noticed as having -unnatural-
I think I spent the majority of the movie scrutinizing her hair (which
moved like a single organism) and her *elbows.* <laugh> I like General
wossname in the black leather and gloves and all. He was a *fun* good
animation of a bad actor.
Yoon Ha Lee [firstname.lastname@example.org]
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