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Final Fantasy V
Job's a good 'un
by Jon Mundy 1/4/2013
Product: Final Fantasy V
Publisher: Square Enix
Format: iPhone, iPad
Genre: RPG
Players: 1
Version: Europe
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And so we reach the fifth entry in the Final Fantasy series, as Square Enix continues its steady drip-feed of iOS conversions.

It was just four months ago that we covered Final Fantasy IV for Apple's platform, but a surprising amount has changed in that time.

Final Fantasy V has a number of inherent differences from its predecessor anyway, but it's also notable that Square has taken a completely different approach with this port.

Do these changes result in another role-playing classic?

Feeling a little flat ...
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Summary
Final Fantasy V might not represent the high point of the series, but Square Enix's sympathetic graphical overhaul and that ever-engrossing job system mean that it feels surprisingly fresh in 2013
RATINGS
Audio/visual: 7
Gameplay: 8
Value: 6
Innovation: 5
Overall: 8
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