The ‘Massive PlayStation Remake’ is Rumored to be Chrono Cross


Last month, rumors appeared a few “massive PlayStation remake” that was due to be revealed in the course of the vacation season. During the most recent XboxEra podcast, famend leaker Nick “Shpeshal_Nick” Baker revealed he had been instructed the remake is Chrono Cross. Whereas the unique game launched solely on the PlayStation console, the remake will reportedly be a multiplatform launch.

Chrono Cross was one of many video games listed within the massive GeForce Now internal database leak that occurred in September. While NVidia later stated the listing was actual, additionally they stated the video games may have been placeholders and will not even exist. However Baker stated he’d heard the PlayStation remake rumor “is about Chrono Cross Remastered” and that the game wouldn’t be unique to PlayStation:

What else I used to be instructed—as a result of everybody’s working below the idea that it’s a PlayStation unique—I’ve been instructed that it’s not. The solely phrase that was used was “multiplat.” Now, once I hear JRPG and multiplat, I robotically assume PC, PlayStation, Switch, that’s my assumption. That’s not what I used to be instructed, that’s simply my assumption. All my supply stated to me was “multiplat.” That’s what they stated, they instructed me it wasn’t PlayStation unique.

The rumors started when people singer Éabha McMahon revealed she had recorded a track for an upcoming “massive” remake of a PlayStation game. She additionally talked about she had been working with Irish composer Michael McGlynn (Xenoblade Chronicles 2), his spouse, and daughter Ashlyn on the monitor. When individuals began wanting deeper, they found Chrono Cross composer Yasunori Mitsuda had tweeted an image of himself with Michael and Ashlyn as they ready to file music remotely, lending extra credence to the most recent rumors.

First launched in 1999, Chrono Cross was set in the identical world as Chrono Trigger. The game includes a teenage boy referred to as Serge as he finds himself in an alternate world the place he died as a toddler. With the assistance of greater than 40 different playable characters, he travels across the archipelago of El Nido attempting to discover the reality about why the 2 worlds separated.

The rumors say the remake is due to be introduced this vacation season, which can put it on monitor for a reveal at The Game Awards 2021 on December ninth. However, keep in mind that all of this is rumor for now, so take it with a grain of salt till it is formally confirmed.

[Source: XboxEra, Twitter]