Do not forget that “huge remake” PlayStation was reportedly going to announce round this coming Christmas? Excellent news, JRPG followers: it is likely to be beloved Sq. Enix traditional Chrono Cross.
In accordance Xbox Period’s Nick Baker on a latest podcast, the reported “huge remake” talked about by folks singer Éabha McMahon on an Irish radio station again in October is certainly a remaster of the sequel/spin-off to Chrono Set off from the unique PlayStation period, and what’s extra, Baker’s sources inform him that it will likely be “multi-platform” versus PlayStation unique.
Notably, a Chrono Cross Remaster was additionally among the many quite a few titles listed in Nvidia’s GeForce Now sport leak again in September. Although that listing has up to now been hit-or-miss as to accuracy and Nvidia has claimed the titles had been “speculative,” among the video games in that leak have turned out to be actual, just like the GTA Trilogy Remaster.
Chrono Cross itself is a beloved traditional that IGN adored when it first launched means again in 2000, although it is gotten blended reception because of the unusual area it occupies as a kind of various universe spin-off of Chrono Set off relatively than a direct sequel. Not like its predecessor, although, Chrono Cross hasn’t obtained any love by way of ports or new content material on different platforms, which means the one legit method to play it anymore is to personal an authentic PlayStation or PS2 and have a bodily copy of the sport.
And whereas there have been loads of whispers through the years of a Chrono sequel, none have but emerged. For now, if you wish to take pleasure in one thing just like the Chrono video games, you will have to show to tasks made by among the identical workforce members, comparable to cellular video games One other Eden or Fantasian.
Rebekah Valentine is a information reporter for IGN. You will discover her on Twitter @duckvalentine.