Chrono Trigger is a classic 2D, top down, turn-based JRPG created by Square Enix in their prime, that utilizes time travel as the main story mechanic.
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Pro Multiple endings
Pro No random encounters
Battles are either scripted parts of the story, or the result of hitting a trigger, like an ambush point or a visible enemy.
Pro Likable characters
Pro Captivating storyline
Pro Quality art and music
For a SNES game.
Pro Minimal grinding
Instead, more time is spent advancing the story. Dungeons are more about exploration and boss fights. Chrono Trigger keeps stupid fetch quests to a minimum. There are side quests, but they have a plot.