Two quintessential RPGs have finally gone portable on one of gaming's most popular console/handheld hybrid platforms. The highly anticipated Grandia HD Collection from GungHo and Limited Run Games for the Nintendo Switch is here!
The classic RPGs have been updated to bring enhanced visuals and handheld support on Nintendo Switch. Players will be getting their hands on two games that changed the landscape of RPGs forever, for the first time in beautiful HD graphics.
GRANDIA HD Remaster
GRANDIA tells the story of Justin, the protagonist, and his companions in a race against the evil Garlyle Forces to uncover the long-lost secrets of an ancient civilization.
Originally created by Game Arts, developers of such classics as the Lunar series, GRANDIA was met with wide critical acclaim when released for the SEGA Saturn in 1997 and PlayStation in 1999. GRANDIA recieved numerous awards including GameSpot Editor's Choice, IGN Editor's Choice Award and an Award for Excellence from the CESA AWARDS '97, currently known as "Japan Game Awards".
Experience the game that became an instant classic and is considered to be one of the most influential RPGs of all time!
GRANDIA II HD Remaster
Pick up your Geoblade and take up the fight against evil once more in GRANDIA II HD Remaster!
Take on the role of a hardened mercenary with a heart and go on an epic adventure filled with magic, new friendships, and surprising storyline twists in search of a weapon once wielded by a deity. Experience the classic tale of a band of adventurers destined to save the world, but things are not always as they seem...
GRANDIA II is famous for its great characters, mature storytelling, memorable music and fantastic battle system. There is no better way to experience one of the most beloved console RPGs of the 32-bit era than with this HD Remaster!
Real-Time, Turn-Based Action - Experience and employ a unique action bar system for real-time fighting with distinct characters.
Gather Skill Points and ATTACK! -Skill Points or Skill Coins can be used to earn incredibly intense moves that make for an extraordinary fighting experience.
Eclectic Enemy Encounters - The worlds of GRANDIA and GRANDIA II bring forth a plethora of challenging and epic enemies in the wild, as well as main storyline bosses.
Magic-Based Combat - Gather Mana Eggs to learn and use magic-based skills, ranging from elemental attacks to character-enhancing magic for defense and offense statistical boosts.
Ear-Indulging, Melodious Compositions - Experience world exploration, momentous battles, and legendary in-game experiences in beautiful harmony with musical compositions from acclaimed Japanese composer Noriyuki Iwadare.
Illustrious Worlds to Explore - The vibrant worlds in GRANDIA HD Collection include nostalgic starter cities such as Parm (GRANDIA) and Carbo Village (GRANDIA II) to iconic fields and areas such as The End of the World (GRANDIA) and Valmar's Moon (GRANDIA II).