Apr 162009

Along with the Vintage Game Club, I have recently been playing Chrono Trigger, a game widely hailed as one of the best console RPGs ever made. While the game has many attributes worth praising (not least the continuity of world and battle screens), I was particularly interested by its combination attacks. Almost any two characters that are in the combat party can combine their unique individual battle techniques into more powerful “Dual Techs”. For instance, Lucca can charge Crono’s sword with fire while he performs his “Cyclone” attack to create the “Fire Whirl” tech. Frog and Ayla can combine their [Read more…]