Final Fantasy XIII - The story so far

Filling in the gaps

Timegates. Oracle Drives. Crystallium. Pulse Automata. We've done our best to cover the basics of Final Fantasy XIII's story going into Lightning Returns: Final Fantasy, but there's still volumes of nitty gritty details to be gleaned from playing the first two chapters. Feel free to help fill in the gaps or offer your predictions for Lightning's next adventure.

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