man, wouldn't it have been easier to just remake the graphics of the game and keep the gameplay intact? Maybe add a NG+ so the later materias could get more use and just ship the game. People would be all over that stuff. I'm conflicted because it's cool that Square respects FFVII as something special, but it also seems like they are making things needlessly hard on themselves.

My FFVI analysis:

My Shadow of the Colossus analysis: