This page explains how to obtain Ending 2: “The Acacian Empire” in Chrono Cross: The Radical Dreamers Edition.
How to Obtain Ending 2
We suggest progressing up until choosing a guide for the manor. Perhaps pick somebody you didn’t recruit before. If you can’t choose, go for Guile or maybe Pierre. Save Nikki for later.
When you’re ready, backtrack to Opassa Beach and use the Time Egg to summon the final boss. For battle tips, please refer to the dedicated page.
Since this is very early in the game, there aren’t many party members to choose from. That said, unlike for Ending 1, at least you have party members! If you crafted suitable rainbow equipment before continuing from your cleared save file, it doesn’t matter too much who you use.
Once the dust settles, you’ll see Serge enjoying life back at Arni Village. Meanwhile, a certain somebody infiltrates Viper Manor alone. From there, things escalate…
See Ending 2: The Acacian Empire.