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Introduction

Since the dawn of humanity, myth has existed in every society. From the stories of creation through the hands of the antediluvian Chinese god Pan Gu, to the exploits of Odin and his warriors of the great hall Valhalla, myths are customarily drawn from ancient, now-extinct religions. Through the passage of time, Man's desire for knowledge has enabled the walls of ignorance to erode, shedding new light into the reasons for our existence.

Over the centuries, the explorations of lands beyond the seas have evolved into voyages beyond the stars. With the advent of the space age, modern tales of fantasy — what we universally recognize as science fiction — have sprung from the creative minds of numerous fiction authors of the day. Many of these tales may very well develop into the myths of future generations. Yet as the study of science gradually breaks away from the grounded fields of human mindset, a handful of these literary inventions may one day prove to be truly prophetic. The works of prolific writer-scientists such as Arthur C. Clarke and Issac Asimov, form the genesis of the space-prophets era.

The construction of the bridge between fantasy and reality has inspired the stories of innumerable writers, and the videogame revolution has taken our imagination into visual reality. More often than not, we find these two paths intertwined. Squaresoft is one of the forerunners of this amalgamate.

This site hopes to explore the various mythological and scientific issues that have so often been incorporated into the visual world of Squaresoft games — where "fantasy becomes reality".

Site news

  • 2007-11-01: Problem of not being able to easily see latest updates has been solved! Format of feed is still hideous but will make it look better later.
  • 2007-10-31: Kokushishin has made so much additions to this site that I don't know where to begin to thank. :) If you want to see what were the recent changes made to articles on this site, please click on either "Recent changes" or "New pages" in the navigation menu on your left. There are now a whopping 102 articles on this website since I moved the site to MediaWiki software. If you would like to contribute to this website, just create an account and you can begin. Don't worry too much about getting formatting 100% right since I do monitor and edit formatting.
  • 2007-09-20: Upgraded to the latest MediaWiki software (v1.11.0). There was some unexpected downtime and weird errors during this time. Sorry for the inconvenience! Also, fixed a number of broken links.

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