The boss battle has been a staple of gaming since its inception. Whether it be as far back as the dragons in Adventure, or the huge set-piece battles in a modern FPS, boss battles are often the spectacle that can make or break a game. We’re going to be looking a quantity rather than quality though, in an attempt to bring you a list of the ten longest boss battles in recent memory. This list may contain mild spoilers.
Absolute Virtue- Final Fantasy 11
Lost Odyssey was one of the best RPGs of this generation, but it was overlooked by many due to some very challenging opening sections. Players who persevered were presented with some really rewarding end game super bosses, but The Immortal One was the biggest of the bunch. Unless you’d really maxed out your characters, this guy took some real patience and, unlike some of the other tricky bosses in the game, there were no real tricks to it.