SaGa: Emerald Beyond - Best Platforms and Systems to Play
A summary and comparison of the playable platforms and systems of SaGa: Emerald Beyond.

Recommended Platforms and Systems to play SaGa: Emerald Beyond (SaGa: EB)

PC Steam version is best all-around.

SaGa: Emerald Beyond (SaGa: EB) - PC Version Settings

The overall best experience for Saga: Emerald Beyond (SaGa: EB) is by playing the game on PC via Steam client. However, the graphics and performance are still dependent on the PC's current specs.

For those with a decent PC specs, the PC Steam version is highly recommended. The game will load and save without any issues as well as be played on 120 FPS with good PC hardware.

Nintendo Switch version is recommended to play on-the-go.

For those who wish to play the game comfortably from anywhere in the house, the Nintendo Switch version is advised.

The performance of the Switch, however, can occasionally make movement and cursor control feel clunky. The save and load times are also longer compared to other platforms and systems. If you prioritize performance over portability, this version is not recommended.

PlayStation 4 and 5 versions are an option performance-wise.

For those who emphasizing performance, the PlayStation 4 is the best as compared to Nintendo Switch. As for the PlayStation 5 version, it has comparable performance with the Steam version on decent PC gaming hardware.

When played, the cursor moves with little to no stiffness, which results in delays. This applies to the PS4 version as well if you don't mind occasional stuttering.

Ranking of the Platforms and Systems

Ranking Platform / System Reasons
1st Steam (PC)
  • Best Performance
  • High Resolution
  • Portability via Steam Deck
  • 60FPS to 120 FPS
  • Access to Mods.
2nd PlayStation 5 (PS4)
  • Better Performance
  • High Resolution
  • 60 FPS
3rd PlayStation 4 (PS4)
  • Good Performance
  • Decent Resolution
  • 30 FPS
  • Occasional slow movement.
4th Nintendo Switch (NSW)
  • Good Performance
  • Decent Resolution
  • 30 FPS
  • Portability
  • Slower movement.
  • Longer load times.
5th iOS/Android (Mobile)
  • Good Performance
  • Decent to High Resolution depending on Mobile Phone.
  • 30FPS to 60 FPS
  • Portability