DescriptionThis adaptation of the first-person shooter Wolfenstein 3D is not a straight port, but a remix with substantial changes as well as new additions.
While the basic gameplay of exploring levels, shooting enemies, collecting treasures, keys and power-ups remain the same, only half of the original game's 60 levels have been retained. Each of those 30 levels (grouped into six missions, with two levels being secret ones) is a simplified version of an original level. The end bosses for the missions are taken from both Wolfenstein 3D and its prequel, Spear of Destiny.
Other changes from the original include new power-ups: an ammo box (taken from Spear of Destiny) and backpack that increases the maximum amount of ammo that can be carried.
The original's weapons (knife, pistol, machine gun, chaingun) all return, but there are also two completely new tools of destruction: a flame thrower and a rocket launcher.
- "Wolfenstein 3D: The Claw of Eisenfaust" -- Japanese SNES title
- "Wolfenstein 3D: Second Encounter" -- Macintosh title
- "Wolfenstein 3-D" -- Copyright title
- "ウルフェンシュタイン3D" -- Japanese spelling
Part of the Following Groups
- 3D Engine: Wolf3D
- BPjS / BPjM indexed games
- Castle Wolfenstein series
- Historical conflict: World War II
|An utter classic!||UltraViolet (3)|
|Consoles Plus||Sep, 1994||93 out of 100||93|
|Video Games & Computer Entertainment||Oct, 1994||9 out of 10||90|
|Game Players||Nov, 1994||89 out of 100||89|
|Game Informer Magazine||Mar, 2004||8.75 out of 10||88|
|Oldies Rising||Jul 11, 2013||17 out of 20||85|
|The Video Game Critic||Oct 19, 2000||B+||83|
|Digital Press - Classic Video Games||Dec 04, 2004||8 out of 10||80|
|Mega Fun||Sep, 1994||73 out of 100||73|
|Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM)||Oct, 1994||29 out of 40||72|
|Atari HQ||1995||6 out of 10||60|
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