The Experience Points Podcast
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I've come to terms with the fact that there's probably never going to be another Bubsy game.  That won't break too many hearts, but what happens when we're faced with the potential "death" of a widely loved series like Final Fantasy?  Chris Kohler made such a suggestion and was greeted by more than a few irritated fans.  We took his articles and analysis as an opportunity to discuss Final Fantasy and whether a few other high-profile franchises have shuffled off this mortal coil.  If you have thoughts on a series that isn't long for this world or one that is primed and ready to rise from the ashes, jump into the comments!

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Show notes:

- Runtime: 32 min 32 sec

- "Final Fantasy Isn’t Dying. It’s Already Dead," by Chris Kohler, via Wired

- "The Bad Death of Final Fantasy: Reasons Why It’s Over," by Chris Kohler, via Wired

- Music by: Brad Sucks

Direct download: EXP_Podcast_237_-_Our_Dearly_Departed_Franchises.mp3
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