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Why are the higher level elemental spells in Final Fantasy named Fira, Firaga, etc

Based on information in this link, the -a, -ga, -ja, etc. endings for spells appear to be a naming convention Square decided on that is rooted in a Japanese grammar structure similar to the english -...
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Are the Final Fantasy games interconnected or independent, story-wise?

As you already said, the games are usually set in a different world, but some elements are common in all/most those worlds. Chocobos (an animal that appears in all (?) version of final fantasy) ...
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Which platforms can the most Final Fantasy games be found?

The console with most FF games is playstation. (anthology, Chronicles, origin) have more than 1 FF game from NES/SNES. If counting digital downloads, then the PS3 is the console with the most FF ...
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Why are the higher level elemental spells in Final Fantasy named Fira, Firaga, etc

The suffixes (Fire, Fira, Firaga) have been used in Japan since the very beginning. Several other Japanese RPG series have done similar things, like Phantasy Star (Foi, Gifoi, and Nafoi) or the ...
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Is Kingdom Hearts in Anyway linked to Final Fantasy?

Well Kingdom hearts is produced by Square Enix who are the guys behind the Final Fantasy Series. And most of the things you will find there are not really easter-eggs but rather the point of the game. ...
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Which platforms can the most Final Fantasy games be found?

A PS3 can play at least every Final Fantasy from I to XIII-3 except for III and XII. With backwards compatibility and PSClassics on PSN you can play: Final Fantasy Origins - (Contains FFI and FFII) ...
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What's the order of the Final Fantasy games?

It doesn't really matter. Despite their numbered iterations, most of the Final Fantasy games are in no way related to each other. There's no overarching plot between the various entries, no shared ...
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What is the suffix for level 5 and above of elemental spells in Final Fantasy?

Has any source ever mention higher tier than -ja spells sorta. while Frank's comment sounds correct (not sure where i heard it but seems correct to me too) there is (as of 27/02/2018) actually no ...
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Final Fantasy - Different countries, timelines, or universes?

Most Final Fantasy games take place in different worlds. The exceptions are: Planet AKA Gaia Final Fantasy VII Before Crisis: Final Fantasy VII Crisis Core: Final Fantasy VII Dirge of Cerebus: ...
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Is there a Relationship between the Final Fantasy games?

LessPop_MoreFizz answer is correct. Each Final Fantasy is separate, even if they share some common points. I would only add an exception: Dissidia and Dissidia Duo Decim. Both Dissidia games link ...
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Do the existence of Chocobos in many Final Fantasy games represent some continuity?

The FF XIII games are indeed connected. In a similar way, FF X and FF X-2 being together. However, besides that, Chocobos are really just recurring franchise typical characters. They aren't any ...
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Are the Final Fantasy games interconnected or independent, story-wise?

Short answer: games are all independent story wise (except 2 "sequels") but there are recurring themes and elements. You can play them in any order. Recurring elements are in the form of names, ...
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What is the proper way to sync saved games on the PC version of FFIX?

Right click on game in your Steam Library. Select Properties. Open Updates tab. At the bottom you can enable Steam Cloud and see how much data is uploaded on Steam servers. If it says 0 bytes, there ...
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Is Kingdom Hearts in Anyway linked to Final Fantasy?

It's believed that the Final Fantasy characters in Kingdom Hearts are from a parallel universe. However, Kingdom Hearts is a separate franchise and the FF characters are really just cameos. The Final ...
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