Friday, November 13, 2009
Final Fantasy XIII: Crystalium System and Lightning's New Weapon Model
FF XIII Crystalium System introduced
"Because of the tree-like structure that emerges, as a character's skillset grows, the developers have referred to the system as "crystal bonsai". The branches of that tree won't be one-way streets, though, as the system will allow for back-tracking. Unlike traditional RPGs, Final Fantasy XIII does not tie level-ups to experience points; instead level-ups occur as the player moves the story forward. The Crystalium level determines how many crystals a character can acquire, and imposes limits on the number of ability and status-ups which can be obtained."
You can read the full article in here
Based on the scan that i've got from True Gaming, It is showing the new model of Lightning's weapon. Well, i think it's the another form of her gunblade but it still looks like a blade, no?