Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles remaster coming to Nintendo Switch, PS4 in 2019

The multiplayer action RPG continues the franchise's return to Nintendo.

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A remastered version of Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles is coming to Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in 2019. 

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Square Enix has announced that a remastered Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles will hit  Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4 in 2019.

A trailer for the game was shown Monday at the PlayStation Lineup Tour, an event preceding Tokyo Game Show.

Players must fight enemies and solve puzzles as they travel to gather magical fuel for crystals that protect towns from the dangerous Miasma.

The original version of Crystal Chronicles, which holds an 80 rating on Metacritic, was released for the Nintendo GameCube in 2003, and its four-player mode required the use of up to three Game Boy Advances connected to the console.


The remaster will offer more convenient access to multiplayer.

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The remastered versions' online capabilities will allow for easier access to multiplayer capabilities.

This is the second Final Fantasy announcement for Switch in recent days. On Friday, it was revealed that Final Fantasy XV Pocket Edition is coming to Nintendo's console.

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