Excerpt: Saga Frontier 2 is a very odd RPG. On the one hand it’s a commendable attempt by Squaresoft to push the boundaries of the standard RPG format. It weaves two separate storylines that can be tackled in non-linear fashion and instead of being about individual characters, it is a brave attempt to tell the story of and entire world during a particularly tempestuous time in its history.
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. While sharing noticeable similarities with its elder, there were also a number of differences.