Excerpt: What’s most ironic about SaGa Frontier II ‘s existence is that its immediate predecessor was supposed to be the last entry in its series. Whatever the reason for Squaresoft going back on its statement, SaGa indeed saw another Frontier on the PlayStation.
Excerpt: Forget static 3D backgrounds, a la Final Fantasy VIII or Legend of Dragoon . SaGa Frontier 2 gives you water colored backgrounds and hand-drawn characters, a visual method that's an absolute treat. Locations simply pop with beauty, not the overwrought detail of FF8 , but a warmer, more natural feel.
Excerpt: Some sagas just won't die… even when they should. When Square, makers of Final Fantasy, released SaGa Frontier for the PlayStation, they left a blemish on their sterling RPG record. It was a strictly standard role-playing game, except for its non-linearity.