Crono is the silent main proginist of Chrono Trigger. The story begins with him in his home, being woken up by his mother in order to attend the Millenium Fair in the village of Truce in the year 1000 A.D. There, he runs into a girl named Marle and they become friends. After walking around in the fair for a while, they decide to view a show put on by Lucca, a childhood friend of Crono's, and her father. The show consists of their brand new invention, the teleportation pods.