RPGFan
News

E3: Final Fantasy Chronicles

After early indications from the playable demo of Final Fantasy IV and Chrono Trigger, signs point to updated translations for both games. Final Fantasy IV sports a brand new translation, and after playing Chrono Trigger, signs point to an updated translation. For example, at the beginning of the original Chrono Trigger for the SNES at the beginning when Crono is awakened by his mother, her default name is Crono's Mom. In the new Chrono Trigger, she is simply "Mom." As you can see, the translation has been altered to some degree.

When asked about compatiability issues with the PlayStation 2, the offical answer was "It will be compatible with PlayStation 2." However, glitches do exist, such as problems with the dash button and the music tempo with Final Fantasy IV. Currently there are no reported problems with Chrono Trigger.

When asked about the re-translation of Final Fantasy IV, a Square representative commented that classic lines from the original translation will remain, such as "You spoony bard." Cheesy lines never die.

RPGFan will keep you updated as we learn more about Final Fantasy Chronicles.

Date Updated:
May 17th, 2001
Time Updated:
2:26 PM
Citan_Uzuki





Featured Content
Pillars of Eternity Hands-On Preview
Pillars of Eternity
Hands-On Preview
Final Fantasy: Record Keeper Review
Final Fantasy: Record Keeper
Review
Game of Thrones Episode 3 Review
Game of Thrones Episode 3
Review
Final Fantasy: Record Keeper Studio Visit
Final Fantasy: Record Keeper
Studio Visit & More
Bloodborne Review
Bloodborne
Review
Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters Review
Tokyo Twilight Ghost Hunters
Review
Final Fantasy XV Demo Impressions
Final Fantasy XV: Episode Duscae
Hands-on Impressions
RSS Feeds & More
Complete Feed
Reviews Feed
Media Feed
Random Encounter
Random on iTunes
Rhythm Encounter
Rhythm on iTunes