Square Enix gives the word on when we’ll see Echoes of Time in the US – with a simultaneous release for both Wii and Ds on March 24, 2009. Echoes of Time looks to turn console/handheld connectivity on its head by enabling “players on both Nintendo platforms to journey together in the fantastical world of the beloved Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles series.”
January 26, 2009 – Square Enix, Inc., the publisher of Square Enix interactive entertainment products in North America, announced today that Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time will be released simultaneously for both Wii and Nintendo DS on March 24, 2009.
An innovative new concept in multiplayer gaming, Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time will enable Wii and DS users to play side by side for the first time. This breakthrough in gaming connectivity allows players on both Nintendo platforms to journey together in the fantastical world of the beloved Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles series.
Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time offers a gameplay system that allows for a seamless, hassle-free in-game switch from single to multiplayer mode. Play anytime, anywhere, with anyone and experience a new level of connectivity with this latest adventure in the Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles series.
A triumphant return from a monster-infested forest marks the completion of the 16-year-old hero’s coming-of-age ceremony. However, the hero’s joy is short-lived as a young village girl is found to be afflicted by a mysterious illness known as “crystal sickness.” Determined to obtain the cure, the hero steps out of the secluded village for the first time, only to discover a world in which crystals are merely artifacts of the past and no longer exist…
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