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Brain Lord (SNES)

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In Brain Lord, you play a young traveler and warrior who is searching for his long lost father. Long ago, when you were a mere child, your father told you about the great legacy of your village. Once your people were Dragon Warriors, who could control and fly on dragons. But the dragons had disappeared, and your father was determined to find the legendary Tower of Light, where, according to rumors, the last dragons might be hiding. You father went to search the Tower of Light and never came back. Years have passed, and now you finally found the Tower of Light. But your adventure doesn't end there, as you had thought - it begins there...

Brain Lord is an action RPG with a heavy emphasis on dungeon exploring. You fight enemies in real time, using various weapons with different ranges - swords, axes, etc. You can equip different kinds of armor and shields. On your quest you will find magical jades that summon fairies who would fight at your side. The fairies have special attacks and level up after fighting just like you, but are controlled by the AI. There are also puzzles to solve in the dungeons, and the hero has the ability to jump.


Brain Lord SNES A dark house. What might be inside?
Brain Lord SNES Now when the fairy helps me, shooting fireballs, I can just stand there and watch my enemies die, muahahahaha!
Brain Lord SNES Jumping through the mountain path
Brain Lord SNES Hacking your way through hostile heads

User Reviews

A very good beginning, but it quickly gets poorly done Joe Doe (3) 2.67 Stars2.67 Stars2.67 Stars2.67 Stars2.67 Stars
The best puzzle/RPG game I have played in a long time. Roo (5) unrated

The Press Says

Consoles Plus Apr, 1994 84 out of 100 84
Game Informer Magazine May, 2008 8 out of 10 80
GamePro (US) Oct, 1994 4 out of 5 80
Game Players Aug, 1994 78 out of 100 78 Sep 03, 2010 15 out of 20 75
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Sep, 1994 7.4 out of 10 74
Total! (Germany) Jan, 1995 3 out of 6 60
Random Access Feb 04, 2014 5.5 out of 10 55
Legendra Jul 04, 2005 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars 50


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Cor 13 (172219) added Brain Lord (SNES) on Jun 22, 2004