Chocobo Goes Dungeon Crawling on Wii

FFF-ChocobosDungeon.jpg To follow up his lighthearted adventure last year on the DS in Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo Tales, the lovable giant chicken mascot for the Final Fantasy franchise is moving up to the Wii for his next adventure in Final Fantasy Fables: Chocobo’s Dungeon. Chocobo’s Dungeon is due out in North America on July 8th exclusively for the Wii with a MSRP of $39.99. Hit the jump for a brief story synopsis, a features list and a pair of early screens.

Story:
Chocobo and Cid, FINAL FANTASY mainstays-turned-treasure hunters, are magically transported to a mysterious town whose people’s memories are lost with each bell toll of the clocktower. One day, a strange boy named Raffaello arrives and creates dungeons of memories to help the townspeople remember who they are. Now it’s up to Chocobo to journey through the dungeons and retrieve everyone’s memories!

Features:
· A charming, vibrant game world coupled with an engaging storyline and challenging turn-based battles to create a fun and entertaining RPG environment

· A compelling gaming experience utilizing a variety of classic FINAL FANTASY job classes such as the knight, black mage and white mage to aid Chocobo in his fight against evil

· Character designer Toshiyuki Itahana, from the FINAL FANTASY CRYSTAL CHRONICLES® series and FINAL FANTASY FABLES: Chocobo Tales®, lends his trademark art style

· Duel against friends via Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection in addictive card battles featuring popular FINAL FANTASY creatures in a unique 3D pop-up book style

· Collect hidden letters throughout the adventure and form special phrases to unlock secret dungeons and job classes

· The signature Mog House offers arcade-style mini-games that can be played with intuitive Wii Remote controls

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