In celebration of the Mana series’ 25th anniversary, Square Enix has released a remake of Adventures of Mana, or Final Fantasy Adventure as it was known in the west, for PlayStation Vita. Here’s their press release on the subject:
SQUARE ENIX® kicks off the 25th anniversary celebration of the beloved MANA series with the digital release of PlayStation®Vita handheld entertainment system version of ADVENTURES OF MANA™. Originally released as FINAL FANTASY® Adventure for the Nintendo Game Boy in 1991, ADVENTURES OF MANA is the epic story of trusted companions who journey to protect the sacred life-giving Mana Tree from the powerful Dark Lord of Glaive. This remastered version offers fans the enhanced visuals, revamped menus and a rearranged soundtrack from the game’s original composer. The background music for the original Game Boy version will be available on all platforms. This title is available now for through the PlayStation®Store for $13.99. In celebration of the anniversary, the mobile versions of ADVENTURES OF MANA and SECRET OF MANA® will be available at a discounted rate.
Adventures of Mana originally was released on mobile in February. While Japan received the Vita version at the same time at their mobile release, this is the first time we are seeing this version in the west.