Minstrel Song, the PlayStation 2 remake of Romancing SaGa, a 1992 Square Enix RPG that first released for the SNES, is getting a remaster for modern platforms. It will be available for Nintendo Switch worldwide sometime in Winter 2022, notably making for the first time ever that the game has made its way to Europe. Check out the announcement trailer for Romancing Saga -Minstrel Song- Remastered above and more details below via the press release.
Romancing SaGa -Minstrel Song- Remastered will feature a host of exciting new improvements and additions, including remastered graphics, new quality of life features to improve playability, and new gameplay features. Players will follow the exploits of one of eight protagonists, each with their own storyline and goal, and create their own unique adventure where their actions will affect the world around them courtesy of the “Free-form Scenario” system.
Fans of the SaGa series can also expect the “Glimmer” and “Combo” systems from previous games, iconic beautifully illustrated designs, and a whimsical soundtrack by Composer Kenji Ito which can be heard in today’s teaser trailer with the charming theme song “Menuett” from the game’s soundtrack.
Romancing SaGa -Minstrel Song- Remastered is the latest announcement from the ongoing SaGa Project from SQUARE ENIX that has so far included Western releases of Romancing SaGa 3, SaGa SCARLET GRACE: AMBITIONS, hit mobile game Romancing SaGa™ Re;univerSe™, and SaGa Frontier Remastered.