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Enter: Final Boss

by Anthony “The Mid-Card from Midgar” Martinez

Which is more fulfilling: Tiny-Human-Sized Final Boss vs. Large-Monstrous-Sized Final Boss?

I ask because for every amazing final boss variant of Ganon in the epic that is The Legend of Zelda series, there seems to always be a video game series that cannot execute a worthy and fulfilling Final Boss Battle. [I’m looking at you, Mass Effect Trilogy].

When playing a video game like Greatest Game of All Time candidate, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, you recall a few of the amazing boss battles. The very first boss battle, Gohma, was the largest enemy you have faced until this point and it sets the pace for your expectations for the remainder of the game. More…