Richard writes: “Getting in there before American and Asian gamers complain about the date, for this latest retrospective piece we are going on the initial European release date for Final Fantasy IX, which is the 16th February 2001. Thats right, 20 years ago; a time where European gamers had to wait an extra seven months longer for one of the best Final Fantasy games.”

Source: N4G PC Looking back to 2001 and the Old-Fashioned JRPG Love Letter Final Fantasy IX