Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles recently celebrated its 20th anniversary in Japan, which falls on August 8, 2023, and on this occasion, the producer of the game, Akitoshi KawazuHe reiterated that they should trust the fans new chapter series, because it may come in the future.
“And twentieth anniversary Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles. Personally, I regret not being able to satisfy fans who were hoping for a new chapter to arrive soon,” Kawazu stated in a post on the official Final Fantasy website.
“Even though there are so many things I want to do, I just don’t have the time to do them all. I know the characters deserve another chance to shine, I haven’t been able to build a new adventure yet.” However, this may change near futurereportedly.
“Believe me, one day new section will be added So this is mostly a vague promise made to players, but given that Square Enix is still trying to develop its IP catalog, it shouldn’t be taken lightly.
An unconventional Final Fantasy
It was first released in 2003 as: Exclusive to Nintendo GamecubeThe first Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles was a special event because it represented the return of the Square Enix series to the Nintendo platform after the relationship between the two companies had seriously deteriorated and the series had now been moved to PlayStation.
It is an unconventional action RPG with elements connected to the traditions of JRPG and the series in question, but based on cooperative multiplayer action. The game also featured the use of Gamecube and Game Boy Advance in conjunction with face-to-face multiplayer, creating a very special gaming experience.
Later, a direct sequel to the game came to the Nintendo Wii in 2009 with Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: The Crystal Bearers.