Square Enix has announced the launch date for the dungeon-brawler Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition, the game will be available on August 27, 2020 for the Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 and mobile devices at launch.
Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles Remastered Edition is not just a relaunch of the 2003 classic, developers added new features and a host of enhancements: Square Enix confirmed that improved visuals and audio will take the game into the HD era, main characters now have voiceovers. Multiplayers is also improved, the new version adds crossplay, making it easier to join other players, up to three other players (four players total).
In Online Multiplayer Mode, caravan with friends wherever they may be. Cross-platform support offered so that you can journey together across different hardware: on PlayStation4, Nintendo Switch, and even smartphone devices!
New content is also included, players will enjoy new dungeons, Square Enix teases that there is much more, but they are saving the surprise for the launch of the game. The game also features a new ‘Mimic’ Feature, by collecting stamps, visiting Moogle Houses or completing difficult dungeons, players will be awarded Memory Crystal, those can be used to change the character’s appearance.
Below is the story of the game:
Long ago, a giant meteorite fell on the land, and deadly miasma blanketed the world. Crystals keep the deadly miasma in check, but the crystals’ power is not eternal. Young adventurers embark on a journey once a year seeking “drops of myrrh” to purify the crystals. These are the chronicles of brave young adventurers who journey to protect their home. These are the “CRYSTAL CHRONICLES.”