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3rd Jun '16 8:46:06 AM SteelEdge
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* [[Another way to put it: Omega Energy is Death itself.]]

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* [[Another Another way to put it: Omega Energy is Death itself.]]
itself.
* Bob actually says that every living thing contains the seeds of its own destruction. He says it right before devouring an enemy. Somehow, whoever extracted Omega Energy from Kevin Keene used that. Maybe Bob was the one who discovered it?



Just look at what happened [[spoiler: when the waves of sorrow and hope hit Nexus. Everyone became depressed when Sorrow hit, but realized worth when Hope hit. Example: (I can't remember his name, please insert) the guy who throws his hat at people realized that he doesn't make sense, but then realized that it doesn't matter.]]

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Just look at what happened [[spoiler: when the waves of sorrow and hope hit Nexus. Everyone became depressed when Sorrow hit, but realized worth when Hope hit. Example: (I can't remember his name, please insert) the guy who throws his hat at people Spike Mc Fang realized that he doesn't make sense, but then realized that it doesn't matter.]]


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[[WMG: The Sovereign's true form is a 3D image that can't be represented as a sprite]]
That's why the sprites can't perceive her true form.

[[WMG: At some point, Alex will tell someone that Solid Snake is still alive]]
Snake is still part of the Metal Gear franchise, and it's still pretty popular and hard to miss. Alex may not like the games (he describes modern games as like soup cans in that they're just things), but he probably knows about the Metal Gear Solid games. Snake in Videoland is in some sort of coma that he can never wake up from. He's alive, but only exists on Playstation games.

[[WMG: Everyone who died in the Great Change was part of a game that never made the jump from NES to SNES]]
The only place that the Sovereign didn't destroy in the scene where she's destroying everything was Mushroom Kingdom. All the others were relatively obscure games that didn't get remakes or sequels on the SNES. Snake died, even though his franchise lasted for years after the SNES.
27th May '16 2:44:35 PM Doug86
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The Sovereign can see the future, but not the past -- which, in TheDivineComedy, is listed as one of the abilities of the damned. The sovereign also has access to Game Master-like powers, can change the abilities of sprites (even if limited to only improving pre-existing abilities), and gives knowledge of the real world to anyone Touched. Clearly, the Sovereign is Gunpei Yokoi trying to take revenge on the company that destroyed him -- the whole female thing is a misunderstanding caused by using Queen Zeal as AFormYouAreComfortableWith for Magus.

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The Sovereign can see the future, but not the past -- which, in TheDivineComedy, ''Literature/TheDivineComedy'', is listed as one of the abilities of the damned. The sovereign also has access to Game Master-like powers, can change the abilities of sprites (even if limited to only improving pre-existing abilities), and gives knowledge of the real world to anyone Touched. Clearly, the Sovereign is Gunpei Yokoi trying to take revenge on the company that destroyed him -- the whole female thing is a misunderstanding caused by using Queen Zeal as AFormYouAreComfortableWith for Magus.
11th May '16 11:29:00 PM philopoemen
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* [[Another way to put it: Omega Energy is Death itself.]]
4th May '16 7:42:17 PM aye_amber
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Why on earth would Max Force believe that people like BeavisAndButthead and EarthwormJim AREN'T druggies, while believing that someone like {{Batman}} IS a druggie? Eventually [=JayDee=] might show off why Max thinks of them as such.

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Why on earth would Max Force believe that people like BeavisAndButthead WesternAnimation/BeavisAndButthead and EarthwormJim VideoGame/EarthwormJim AREN'T druggies, while believing that someone like {{Batman}} Franchise/{{Batman}} IS a druggie? Eventually [=JayDee=] [=Jay=]Dee might show off why Max thinks of them as such.
18th Apr '16 8:06:55 PM Bufuman
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Neither her actual death nor her corpse ever being shown (or was mentioned to have been found), which gives a chance that she never actually died. Especially given that Cid himself, who was shown to be weaker than BD at the height of her power, survived a fall from a similar height while IN THE MIDDLE OF AN EXPLOSION. But another reason to believe she might still be alive is that she appears in [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2011/06/20/684-the-temptation/ comic 684]] as one of the people Golbez has met (check the bottom of the 8th panel), despite his first appearance in the game coming long after she would have died.

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Neither her actual death nor her corpse has ever being been shown (or was mentioned to have been found), which gives means there's a chance that she never actually died. Especially given that Cid himself, who was shown to be weaker than BD at the height of her power, survived a fall from a similar height while IN THE MIDDLE OF AN EXPLOSION. But another reason to believe she might still be alive is that she appears in [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2011/06/20/684-the-temptation/ comic 684]] as one of the people Golbez has met (check the bottom of the 8th panel), despite his first appearance in the game coming long after she would have died.



Why on earth would Max Force believe that people like BeavisAndButthead and EarthwormJim AREN'T druggies, while believing that someone like {{Batman}} IS a druggie? Hopefully [=JayDee=] will drop an explanation of this at some point.

[[WMG: Cara's abilities are the results of a Game Genie/Shark]]
In [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2015/08/17/863-how-to-make-friends-and-incapacitate-people/ comic 863]], Cara hits Shadow 4 times for 9999 damage each. This is actually impossible to do Cara to do in FinalFantasyV, both for that exact amount of hits (she would either hit twice, as Monks are considered to be dual-wielding with their fists, or 8 times if she was using [=XFight=]/Rapid-Fire, but 4 hits is impossible), and the amount of damage (even at level 99 and with each blow landing a critical, Cara lacks the power to hit the damage cap with each individual strike). Furthermore, the fact that NO ONE else in Nexus wants to cross her at all, including Megaman (who was perfectly willing to go after an RPG final boss like Amon but tells his men to stay FAR away from Cara) would seem to indicate either stats that are maxed out (which can't be done in FFV without cheat devices) or even an invincibility code of some sort.

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Why on earth would Max Force believe that people like BeavisAndButthead and EarthwormJim AREN'T druggies, while believing that someone like {{Batman}} IS a druggie? Hopefully Eventually [=JayDee=] will drop an explanation might show off why Max thinks of this at some point.

them as such.

[[WMG: Cara's abilities are [[GameBreaker overpoweredness]] is the results result of a Game Genie/Shark]]
In [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2015/08/17/863-how-to-make-friends-and-incapacitate-people/ comic 863]], Cara hits Shadow 4 times for 9999 damage each. This is actually impossible to do for Cara to do in FinalFantasyV, both for that exact amount of hits (she would either hit twice, as Monks are considered to be dual-wielding with their fists, or 8 times if she was using [=XFight=]/Rapid-Fire, but 4 hits is impossible), and the amount of damage (even at level 99 and with each blow landing a critical, Cara lacks the power to hit the damage cap with each individual strike). Furthermore, the fact that NO ONE else in Nexus wants to cross her at all, including Megaman (who all (including Megaman, who was perfectly willing to go after an RPG final boss like Amon but tells his men to stay FAR away from Cara) would seem to indicate either that her stats that are maxed out (which can't be done in FFV without cheat devices) devices, since stats remain constant across levels and are only changed by jobs and equipment) or even an invincibility code of some sort.
sort. Given that FF5 is easily the hardest of the SNES Final Fantasy games, Alex may have resorted to cheat codes to beat it.

[[WMG: Magus will die 77 more times in the Mushroom Kingdom]]
When the Elder of Mysidia [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2014/12/10/854-cursed-luck/ repeatedly attempted]] to break Frog's curse (put on him by Magus, remember), he eventually gives up, but [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2015/01/28/856-dead-silence/ his]] [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2015/05/04/858-unforgettable-lessons-about-forgetting/ comments]] hint that Esunaga's method of breaking curses is to make sure that the specific method of uncursing (in this case, Magus's death) actually comes to pass. The reason it failed to ever stick? Because Magus is in the Mushroom Kingdom, where people have extra lives! The Elder cast the spell 95 times, and Magus has died 18 times so far, once in [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2003/02/18/283-driveby/ Max Force's initial attack]], then 17 more times as [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2003/04/10/316-collateral-damage/ Max's failed attempts to hit Mario hit Magus instead]]. Thus, Magus will bring the count to an even 95 before he leaves the Mushroom Kingdom.
16th Apr '16 5:08:09 PM Bufuman
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Why on earth would Max Force believe that people like BeavisAndButthead and EarthwormJim AREN'T druggies, while believing that someone like {{Batman}} IS a druggie? Hopefully JayDee will drop an explanation of this at some point.

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Why on earth would Max Force believe that people like BeavisAndButthead and EarthwormJim AREN'T druggies, while believing that someone like {{Batman}} IS a druggie? Hopefully JayDee [=JayDee=] will drop an explanation of this at some point.
16th Apr '16 5:05:53 PM Bufuman
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[[WMG: Blue Dragon is still alive]]
Neither her actual death nor her corpse ever being shown (or was mentioned to have been found), which gives a chance that she never actually died. Especially given that Cid himself, who was shown to be weaker than BD at the height of her power, survived a fall from a similar height while IN THE MIDDLE OF AN EXPLOSION. But another reason to believe she might still be alive is that she appears in [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2011/06/20/684-the-temptation/ comic 684]] as one of the people Golbez has met (check the bottom of the 8th panel), despite his first appearance in the game coming long after she would have died.

[[WMG: We'll be seeing some of the people from the third panel of [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2003/04/22/322-being-max-force/ comic 322]] ]]
Why on earth would Max Force believe that people like BeavisAndButthead and EarthwormJim AREN'T druggies, while believing that someone like {{Batman}} IS a druggie? Hopefully JayDee will drop an explanation of this at some point.

[[WMG: Cara's abilities are the results of a Game Genie/Shark]]
In [[http://www.captainsnes.com/2015/08/17/863-how-to-make-friends-and-incapacitate-people/ comic 863]], Cara hits Shadow 4 times for 9999 damage each. This is actually impossible to do Cara to do in FinalFantasyV, both for that exact amount of hits (she would either hit twice, as Monks are considered to be dual-wielding with their fists, or 8 times if she was using [=XFight=]/Rapid-Fire, but 4 hits is impossible), and the amount of damage (even at level 99 and with each blow landing a critical, Cara lacks the power to hit the damage cap with each individual strike). Furthermore, the fact that NO ONE else in Nexus wants to cross her at all, including Megaman (who was perfectly willing to go after an RPG final boss like Amon but tells his men to stay FAR away from Cara) would seem to indicate either stats that are maxed out (which can't be done in FFV without cheat devices) or even an invincibility code of some sort.
29th Mar '16 12:03:31 PM SteelEdge
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[[WMG: The prophecy's line about Captain SNES either saving Videoland or destroying it has an allegory to emulated games]]
Alex claims that he spent his time playing emulated games, even though he comes through a portal on a normal SNES. He even talks about characters who never came out in the west, like Cara and Butz. Maybe this is why Ryan thinks he's defiling Videoland; he's using technology that just copies the SNES. Alex will transfer Videoland from SNES to Virtual Console, which will either save it from dying out or kill it by destroying NostalgiaFilter.
* Or maybe Ryan is the one who uses emulators. The ship that he uses trapped a lot of characters, presumably for transport to a new Videoland. It's a very high-tech ship, for that matter. He and Alex have a talk about the SNES console at some point. Ryan claims it's outdated, but Alex says he loved the games anyways and doesn't like new games. The fact that he's using a real SNES to play a game is probably reflective of the fact that he still likes the system (that, or Chrono Trigger's absurd CopyProtection). In this case, Alex wants to keep the SNES games on the SNES.
* Supporting either point of view, Kwick the tomato says that one of the ten commandments for sprites includes, 'Thou shall remain on Nintendo-sponsored games'. Emulators often work for free on the internet.
27th Dec '15 11:49:49 AM dutchguy1986
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As the text on it said it was there to remember the first,[[spoiler: and although she was killed by the Herald and not the Sovereign she was still indirectly the first victim. The reason the grace was at the Warp of Life was no doubt because her strong connection to the place.]]


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As the text on it said it was there to remember the first,[[spoiler: and although she was killed by the Herald and not the Sovereign she was still indirectly the first victim. The reason the grace grave was at the Warp of Life was no doubt because her strong connection to the place.]]

24th Dec '15 1:56:35 AM dutchguy1986
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As the text on it said it was there to remember the first,[[spoiler:and although she was killed by the Herald and not the Sovereign she was still indirectly the first victim. The reason the grace was at the Warp of Life was no doubt because her strong connection to the place.]]


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As the text on it said it was there to remember the first,[[spoiler:and first,[[spoiler: and although she was killed by the Herald and not the Sovereign she was still indirectly the first victim. The reason the grace was at the Warp of Life was no doubt because her strong connection to the place.]]

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