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Breath of Fire (Game Boy Advance)

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Description

Long ago in the days of darkness and magic, a young wanderer comes face to face with his destiny. You control the fate of Ryu, a young warrior and descendant of the Light Dragon Clan. Together, with your mystical friend, Nina, you must search for magic spells and mysterious secrets. Along the way, gain experience and skill as you battle against strange monsters. Uncover valuable secrets that will help you on your adventure and unlock the secrets of the Dragon Clan.

Screenshots

Breath of Fire Game Boy Advance Boss Battle
Breath of Fire Game Boy Advance Save Point
Breath of Fire Game Boy Advance World Map
Breath of Fire Game Boy Advance Title Screen

Alternate Titles

  • "龙战士" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
  • "ブレスオブファイア~竜の戦士~" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Long Zhanshi" -- Chinese title
  • "Breath of Fire - Ryuu no Senshi" -- Japanese title
  • "Breath of Fire I" -- Common informal title
  • "BoF" -- Common abbreviation

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User Reviews

An overlooked original and epic RPG. Bregalad (917) 4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars4.6 Stars
Fun - if at times frustrating - fantasy ride WWWWolf (422) 3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars3.6 Stars

The Press Says

Gamestyle 2001 9 out of 10 90
RPGFan Feb 06, 2002 89 out of 100 89
Game Over Online Mar 20, 2002 85 out of 100 85
GamePro (US) Dec 18, 2001 4 out of 5 80
Game Informer Magazine Nov, 2001 8 out of 10 80
Christ Centered Game Reviews Jun 01, 2005 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
GameSpot Jan 08, 2002 7.7 out of 10 77
GameSpy Apr 10, 2002 75 out of 100 75
Gaming Age Jan 29, 2002 B- 67
Pocket Magazine / Pockett Videogames Aug 25, 2005 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Trivia

References

  • By talking to the boy who thinks he is a magician in the town of Bleak, Chun Li from Street Fighter can make a small cameo in the game.
  • Arthur from Ghosts 'N Goblins makes a cameo in several portraits in the game.
  • Quite early on in the game you will find a town called Romero. This town is overrun with zombies during the night. The name Romero is a homage to George A. Romero who created the cult zombie movie Night of the Living Dead as well as its three sequels Dawn of the Dead, Day of the Dead and Land of the Dead.
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MA17 (193) added Breath of Fire (Game Boy Advance) on Jan 09, 2002
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