After previously being released on the PlayStation 4 the Final Fantasy IX Remastered Edition has now been launched on the Xbox One and Nintendo Switch and PC via the Windows Store. Selling over five million copies since its release in 2000, Final Fantasy IX returns on Nintendo Switch with new and enhanced graphics. Check out the launch trailer below to remind yourself of what you can expect from the remastered version on the Nintendo Switch
“Zidane and the Tantalus Theater Troupe have kidnapped Princess Garnet, the heir of Alexandria. To their surprise, however, the princess herself yearned to escape the castle. Through a series of unusual circumstances, she and her personal guard, Steiner, fall in with Zidane and set out on an incredible journey. Meeting unforgettable characters like Vivi and Quina along the way, they learn about themselves, the secrets of the Crystals, and a malevolent force that threatens to destroy their world.”
Gameplay features of the remastered Final Fantasy IX game include :
Learn new abilities by equipping items. When fully mastered, these abilities can be used even without equipping items, allowing for nearly endless customization options.
Fill your Trance gauge as you sustain hits in battle. When fully charged, your characters will enter Trance mode, granting them powerful new skills!
Never let items go to waste. Combine two items or pieces of equipment together and make better, stronger items!
Additional features of the remastered Final Fantasy IX game include :
– 7 game boosters including high speed and no encounter modes
– High-definition movies and character models
“Whether it’s Chocobo Hot and Cold, Jump Rope, or Tetra Master, there are plenty of minigames to enjoy when you’re not off saving the world. You can even earn special item rewards!”