Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time will be released across PAL territories in spring 2009, exclusively on both Nintendo DS and Wii.

The game is billed as the world's first cross-platform multiplayer adventure in which players on both Wii and Nintendo DS come together in a unique and innovative experience. Up to four players can tackle the latest adventure together from anywhere in the world thanks to online multiplayer through Nintendo Wi-Fi Connection.

"Final Fantasy Crystal Chronicles: Echoes of Time represents a real technical achievement in games development and cross-platform play. The Crystal Chronicles universe is the perfect setting for all Nintendo owners to enjoy a magical adventure full of fun and vibrant moments with their friends," said John Yamamoto, president and chief executive officer of Square Enix Ltd.