I think people exagerate with vanille

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#1 Posted by clubsandwich (3965 posts) -

tbh I don't find her annoying at all, yes, her voice is a bit weird but not something that really annoys me at all, I think people are making a big deal out of nothing, anyone else feels the same as me?

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#2 Posted by DystopiaX (5661 posts) -

she's the stereotypical dumb/clueless/acting like they're constantly high or from another planet FF character. I find her annoying, yet her character archetype has been part of the series for a long time, same with zach and the fact that his race brings some diversity to the cast, lol. 
 
But honestly, what the fuck was the producer on when he/she cast whoever the hell to voice her. seriously?

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#3 Posted by HitmanAgent47 (8553 posts) -

Vanille doesn't annoy me at all, she did seem a bit retarded though in the beginning of the game. I thought she was autistic or something.

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#4 Posted by hai2u (320 posts) -

every FF needs an annoying girly, poppy character acting overly cute as the Japanese love that archetype, westerners not so much.

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#5 Posted by kardon16 (65 posts) -

its not annoying if, like me, you are used to japanese female characters from anime and other stuff.

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#6 Posted by Hourai (2738 posts) -

Vanille and Hope annoyed the living shit out of me for the first five chapters or so, but they got better.

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#7 Posted by xyzygy (10595 posts) -

I love little things about her, like her outfit and her hair and her voice and her pidgeon feet. I just hate all her lines. So stereoypical, but I guess it's regular for RPGs. I shouldn't be complaining. She really isn't that bad.

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#8 Posted by mikenam (63 posts) -

I just hated Hope with his Emo-Japaneseness.  I don't think theres ever been a FF character like him before.  He just reminded me of a bad anime, and FF has never really reminded me of an anime.  But he got better, but I really wished that he fell along with his mother in the beginning.

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#9 Posted by vidiot (2891 posts) -
YOUR AVATAR IS LIGHTNING FROM FINAL FANTASY XIII SO THAT MEANS YOUR OPINION IS INVALID.
 
She's not that bad. If anything she's just an unoriginal character archetype.
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#10 Posted by Jayzilla (2703 posts) -

is she more annoying than the androgynous characters or the children that the pedophile devs put in the FF games? IDK, FF seems like a creeper's playground. It ain't my cup of tea.

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#11 Posted by Marz (6016 posts) -

Vanille is from the old world (gran pulse) she was brought up to help other people and care for them because that's how close knit her village was back a hundred years before she got crystalized and made into a l'cie...  she's just too overly friendly and i think it's intentional the way they wrote her.  This is how i justify her character in my mind.

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#12 Posted by Korne (640 posts) -

At first, her voice is a bit rediculous, but her character grows pretty quickly. She's actually one of the more likable characters, along with Garza and Snow (I hate Light and Hope, but mainly just Hope).

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#13 Posted by EVO (4029 posts) -

I'm 15 hours in and so far I hate everyone but Sazh.

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#14 Posted by ErrorOperator (480 posts) -

I dont mind  Vanille, the only person annoying me is Hope. For being such a whiney little brat.

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#15 Posted by animateria (3335 posts) -

Shrug... I'd rather have Japanese with subs (Oh, thank you Resonance of Fate for having both!), might be more bearable.
 
Then again, I'm probably not going to touch FFXIII for a long while. I hate a game that's a long stretching tutorial.

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#16 Posted by clubsandwich (3965 posts) -
@ErrorOperator said:
" I dont mind  Vanille, the only person annoying me is Hope. For being such a whiney little brat. "
agreed, Hope is such a whiny bitch, should've died instead of his mother, I hate him so much.
 
my favorite characters so far are Lightning Snow and Sazh, he provides teh lulz.

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