Lorerunner's Forums

The Lorerunner's Forums


Display results as :

Rechercher Advanced Search

Latest topics
» We're all fine here, thanks. How are you? (Community thread for everything.)
Today at 1:22 pm by Luslanz

» Turn 1-1068
Yesterday at 7:07 pm by FreelanceZero

» Turn 2-1068
Yesterday at 12:52 pm by SilverDragonRed

» Turn 12-1067
Sun Jun 18, 2017 2:05 pm by Spartanmario

» Player Houses
Sun Jun 18, 2017 12:08 pm by SilverDragonRed

» Koth Meeting
Sun Jun 18, 2017 5:07 am by The_Wanderer_In_Rags

» Chelsey Wright: hiring a lawyer
Thu Jun 15, 2017 9:54 pm by RorytheRomulan

» Tyranny Coupon 50%
Thu Jun 15, 2017 8:46 pm by TheUltimateParadoxs

» Warlords II: Turn Four - Departure of a Hero
Tue Jun 13, 2017 3:52 pm by The_Wanderer_In_Rags

You are not connected. Please login or register

Why the sled is called Rosebud!!!!!*** (Final Fantasy 6 symbolism)

View previous topic View next topic Go down  Message [Page 1 of 1]

I feel like this might have been covered in one of Arch's many speedruns of FF6, but I just want to make sure, just in case no one stole the information from me. I deserve all the credit I can squeeze out of my contribution, owing to my dedicated research and pursuit of knowledge.*

The imperial capital in Final Fantasy VI is called "Vector", as directly translated from the Japanese language. A vector, as we all know, is a physical quantity possessing both direction and magnitude*, but more to the point, in biology, the term "vector" refers to an agent capable of, often doing so, transferring pathogens to hosts. With this comparison, I liken the imperial capital to a bloated tick, bleeding the world dry while spreading its sickness to everything it latches onto. I wonder what Celes would have to say about what that image implies. And thanks, Obama.**

* - reference
** - cheap shot meme
*** - excess exclamation marks

If you have some symbolism you feel hasn't been mentioned and deserves mentioning, and you can't wait for arch's next stream on Twitch, or if you saw what I did there(and there)...reply, I guess.

View user profile

View previous topic View next topic Back to top  Message [Page 1 of 1]

Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum