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BioWare: 'FFXIII is not an RPG'

"You can put a 'J' in front of it, but it's not an RPG," says writing director Daniel Erickson

Daniel Erickson, writing director on BioWare's epic Star Wars: The Old Republic has said Final Fantasy XIII is NOT an RPG.

Speaking with Strategy Informer, he said: "You can put a 'J' in front of it, but it's not an RPG," he stated bluntly. "You don't make any choices, you don't create a character, you don't live your character," added Erickson.

"I don't know what those are - adventure games maybe? But they're not RPG's." We utterly adore Final Fantasy XIII, but we have to admit, he has a point.

Star Wars: The Old Republic will be out in Spring 2011.

[ SOURCE: Strategy Informer ]

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