Exploring unused content that doesn’t make it into a final game might be my favorite time sink on the internet. Over the years, I’ve spent many late nights on websites like The Cutting Room Floor and Unseen 64 digging through the discoveries of others. Exploring old game content, either via old media releases or even data mining the game itself, reveals development stories of what could have been.
Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest! Depending on who you are, this is either a classic, or a disappointment. Final Fantasy: Mystic Quest was Square’s first attempt to open up the RPG genre to the western market. Unfortunately, the title wasn’t exactly well received across all regions. But looking at the title at face value, it’s actually not that bad.
You can check out the review on TheSpeedGamers!