Ciro Santilli
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This game (1 or 2, can't remember) made an impression on Ciro Santilli for some reason.
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Only many many years after playing it, after Ciro started getting more interested, did he learn that it was actually an adaptation of the Chinese mega-classic Water Margin.
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The game puts great emphasis on the concept of the 108 Stars of Destiny: making 108 allies, the main collectible of the game, allows you to make a more powerful alliance, and unlock better endings. Actually, now that Ciro thinks about it, these were already likely meant as a "collectible" element by the author of the original book, as is strongly suggested by all the little illustrations of each character present on the Wikipedia page. And so are the Catholic saints.
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Ciro would notably feel many years later, that as he met random people online who were interested in improving eduction, as if he were actually
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