The 13th game in the main Final Fantasy series. The game features an AI driven battle engine where the player can determine overall strategy via Paradigms or instead input commands to use a specific skill or change the paradigm.

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How can I improve my chances of getting a 5 star score without using Auto-Battle?

I have had this problem with both Final Fantasy XIII and XIII-2. I don't like using Auto-Battle because I like actually choosing my attacks rather than just picking a paradigm and pressing Auto-Battle ...
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Where should I go to farm Gil quickly in Final Fantasy 13?

I'm trying to complete the last achievement that I need in FF13, the one where I need to upgrade all the weapons/items to hold every item possible in the game. I'm wondering where I should take my ...
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Should I finish FFXIII before beginning FFXIII-2?

I got Final Fantasy XIII when it came out, and played up to the beginning of Chapter 8 before real life pulled me away. Being the impulsive spendaholic that I am, I have now purchased Final Fantasy ...
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Why is there a sharp increase in the difficulty curve at Pulse?

I spent my weekend playing through Final Fantasy 13 and managed to get up to Pulse late afternoon Sunday. I haven't been avoiding any encounters the entire way through, I've used good strategies to ...
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In Final Fantasy 13, can you get back to Pulse after taking the ship back to Cocoon?

I've been sitting on my Pulse save game for a while doing the monster quests, and want to know if I can advance the storyline and come back to fight more monsters later.