Final Fantasy: Crystal Chronicles is a Nintendo GameCube video game that was originally released in 2003 (Japan). It is the first Square Enix game that they developed for a Nintendo console since Super Mario RPG: Legend of the Seven Stars, which was released years prior to this game's release. The game is being remade for the Nintendo Switch in 2020 as Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles Remastered.
The game has the player create their own characters, customizing their race, appearance and even job. They can make up to 8 per file.
There are 4 playable tribes, each with two genders and 4 different looks per gender.
In addition to choosing one's race, the player gets to choose his family's career, which each providing bonuses later on.
GBA Link Cable
There are two features for Crystal Chronicles with the GBA. the main one is multiplayer. Players can link up to 4 GBA to the GameCube to play Multiplayer as discussed earlier.
The other feature is a Caravan racing minigame playable in certain towns.
2nd Memory Card
If another player brings his memory card, he can bring over his characters to play.
|GameRankings||80.72% (based on 71 reviews)|
|Metacritic||80 (based on 55 critic reviews)|
|Computer and Video Games||68/100|
|Electronic Gaming Monthly||8/10|
|Nintendo World Report||8/10|
|Official Nintendo Magazine||91/100|
|Final Fantasy series|
|Main series||Final Fantasy • II • III • IV • V • VI • VII • VIII • IX • X • XII • XV Pocket Edition HD|
|Legend series||The Final Fantasy Legend • Final Fantasy Legend II • Final Fantasy Legend III|
|Tactics Advance||Tactics Advance • Tactics A2: Grimoire of the Rift|
|Crystal Chronicles||Crystal Chronicles (Remastered) • CC: Ring of Fates • CC: My Life as a King • CC: Echoes of Time • CC: My Life as a Darklord • CC: Crystal Bearers|
|Fables||Fables: Chocobo Tales • Fables: Chocobo's Dungeon (Every Buddy!)|
|Theathrhythm||Theatrhythm Final Fantasy • Curtain Call|
|Remakes||Dawn of Souls • Final Fantasy III • IV Advance • V Advance • Final Fantasy VI Advance • Final Fantasy IV|
|Sequels||IV: The After Years • X-2 • XII: Revenant Wings|
|Miscellaneous||Final Fantasy Adventure • Final Fantasy Mystic Quest • Crystal Defenders • Final Fantasy: The 4 Heroes of Light • Final Fantasy Explorers • World of Final Fantasy MAXIMA|