Fast Forwarding through Final Fantasy XII: The Zodiac Age

I’ve played FFXII three times in my life. The first time was in the summer of 2008. It was in between semesters at college, and I had about a month of free time before classes began again. I bought a used PS2, and while everyone was making the transition into the PS3 generation, I was reliving the classics on PS2. That summer I bought FFX, FFXII and their matching strategy guides. One of my roommates had never played an RPG before, let alone a FF game. The first time he walked into the living room while I was playing FFXII