Square Enix announced that it is remastering the PlayStation classic 1997/98, SaGa Frontier, for the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, PC and mobile devices. The game’s graphics have been updated and the developer added new events and features.
An official overview is as follows:
The squad of eight is back, now with Fuse added as a playable character!
Choose your favorite character and embark on your own unique journey.
Each of the eight characters has different goals and endings. Your choices affect how events unfold using the Free-Form Scenario System. With this in-depth system you can manipulate and expand your own story.
Challenge yourself in heart-pounding battles by using “glimmer” and learning new abilities, such as the ability to fire consecutive special attacks from multiple team members
With beautiful graphics and the addition of new events and features, SaGa Frontier Remastered is an experience not to be missed!
Watch a trailer below.
Gematsu translated further information from SaGa Frontier‘s Japanese website, which states that characters, backgrounds and monsters have been recreated in high resolution for the remaster. Menus have also been re-created to make them more user-friendly. In addition, quality of life features such as 2x speed have been added.
“There were some events in Asellus’s story that were not implemented in the original release,” the website reads. “By implementing those events, you can fully enjoy the story of Asellus.”
SaGa Frontier Remastered will be released digitally worldwide in summer 2021. We will update our readers when a release date is announced.