Try and fail, try and fail, the catch cry of every sapient creature in the Final Fantasy VIII universe. A world full of people making the same mistakes over and over again, struggling against themselves and hoping to be the hero. What the heck does it all mean?
Video games have been stealing stories from the past for years, but that’s not always a bad thing. Fraser investigates the curiously close connections between The Odyssey and Mistwalker’s Lost Odyssey, and ponders the purpose of it. You can never escape the monomyth.