DescriptionChakan is a fairly standard platform game in which you control a dead guy (Chakan has lost his soul) through many levels of hack and slash platforming. The ultimate goal is defeat all the bad-guys and so finally achieve inner-peace.
The story-line (if you can call it that), does give this game an interesting image and it is much darker than most other titles available on the Genesis.
- "Chakan the Forever Man" -- In-game title
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The Press Says
|Mega Fun||Apr, 1993||60 out of 100||60|
|Game Informer Magazine||Mar, 2004||6 out of 10||60|
|Gamers (Germany)||May, 1993||8 out of 15||53|
|neXGam||Dec 27, 2009||4.7 out of 10||47|
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Cancelled sequelDevelopment on a Dreamcast sequel by AndNow LLC was started in 1998. After a last mention about the game in October 2000, it was eventually cancelled, but never officially. Content from the unfinished game was taken and used in the Legacy of Kain: Blood Omen 2.
ComicChakan was originally from an obscure comic book. The game became so popular that more people recognize the the game than the comic.
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Related Web Sites
- Forgotten Franchise: Chakan the Forever Man (Information about the game and its cancelled sequel on SEGA-16)