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Novastorm

Novastorm Screenshots

3DO version

Novastorm 3DO Intro shot 1

Intro shot 1

Novastorm 3DO Intro shot 2

Intro shot 2

Novastorm 3DO Main menu.

Main menu.

Novastorm 3DO Before every stage the game introduces the new enemy types.

Before every stage the game introduces the new enemy types.

Novastorm 3DO ..as well as mid-bosses.

..as well as mid-bosses.

Novastorm 3DO Here is is - the Scavenger ship in all its glory!

Here is is - the Scavenger ship in all its glory!

Novastorm 3DO Landing on a lava planet.

Landing on a lava planet.

Novastorm 3DO While the action window is relatively small, the video quality is outstanding.

While the action window is relatively small, the video quality is outstanding.

Novastorm 3DO Entering a lava tunnel.

Entering a lava tunnel.

Novastorm 3DO Fighting the first mid-boss.

Fighting the first mid-boss.

Novastorm 3DO The orb on the bottom of the screen indicates the bosses health.

The orb on the bottom of the screen indicates the bosses health.

Novastorm 3DO Starting level 1-2

Starting level 1-2

Novastorm 3DO Even this early on the game is not a pushover.

Even this early on the game is not a pushover.

Novastorm 3DO A short mid-level cutscene. There is a lot of them.

A short mid-level cutscene. There is a lot of them.

Novastorm 3DO Fighting the second mid-boss.

Fighting the second mid-boss.

Novastorm 3DO ...and it's toast.

...and it's toast.

Novastorm 3DO Level 1-3... Novastorm is surprisingly long for an FMV game.

Level 1-3... Novastorm is surprisingly long for an FMV game.

Novastorm 3DO In this stage the game for the first time becomes difficult.

In this stage the game for the first time becomes difficult.

Novastorm 3DO REALLY difficult.

REALLY difficult.

Novastorm 3DO About to fight the third mid-boss.

About to fight the third mid-boss.


Novastorm Screenshots

DOS version

Novastorm DOS Title Screen

Title Screen

Novastorm DOS Main Menu

Main Menu

Novastorm DOS Mission Briefing

Mission Briefing

Novastorm DOS Introductory cutscene

Introductory cutscene

Novastorm DOS Blasting enemies

Blasting enemies

Novastorm DOS Don't hit that hill!

Don't hit that hill!

Novastorm DOS Don't hit that bridge!

Don't hit that bridge!

Novastorm DOS Cutscene with motion blur

Cutscene with motion blur

Novastorm DOS The first end-level boss

The first end-level boss

Novastorm DOS Mission Failure!

Mission Failure!

Novastorm DOS High Score Entry

High Score Entry

Novastorm DOS Second boss

Second boss

Novastorm DOS Third boss

Third boss

Novastorm DOS Game over

Game over


Novastorm Screenshots

FM Towns version

Novastorm FM Towns Title screen

Title screen

Novastorm FM Towns The game begins with an explosion!

The game begins with an explosion!

Novastorm FM Towns Intro FMV

Intro FMV

Novastorm FM Towns Main menu

Main menu

Novastorm FM Towns Mmm... purple...

Mmm... purple...

Novastorm FM Towns Approaching the planet

Approaching the planet

Novastorm FM Towns This is FMV...

This is FMV...

Novastorm FM Towns ...and this is gameplay

...and this is gameplay

Novastorm FM Towns Dramatic situation...

Dramatic situation...

Novastorm FM Towns The first boss battle

The first boss battle

Novastorm FM Towns Death animation

Death animation

Novastorm FM Towns New mission objective

New mission objective

Novastorm FM Towns On the way to a different part of the planet

On the way to a different part of the planet

Novastorm FM Towns Cool angles

Cool angles

Novastorm FM Towns Be careful in those trenches

Be careful in those trenches

Novastorm FM Towns I have a protective shield

I have a protective shield

Novastorm FM Towns Before the boss battle

Before the boss battle

Novastorm FM Towns Trying to shoot down the defense system

Trying to shoot down the defense system


Novastorm Screenshots

SEGA CD version

Novastorm SEGA CD Title screen

Title screen

Novastorm SEGA CD Main menu. Even here the background is a full motion video.

Main menu. Even here the background is a full motion video.

Novastorm SEGA CD A screenshot from the long, long intro

A screenshot from the long, long intro

Novastorm SEGA CD And another intro shot. Though it might not look like it from the still screens, the video quality is quite high for a Sega CD game.

And another intro shot. Though it might not look like it from the still screens, the video quality is quite high for a Sega CD game.

Novastorm SEGA CD The interplanetary council is in session on the issue of a spreading computer virus.

The interplanetary council is in session on the issue of a spreading computer virus.

Novastorm SEGA CD This is your battle plan - kill EVERYTHING!

This is your battle plan - kill EVERYTHING!

Novastorm SEGA CD Scavenger 4 is ready to launch!

Scavenger 4 is ready to launch!

Novastorm SEGA CD Loading screen. The logo actually rotates (now that's a big, big bitmap!)

Loading screen. The logo actually rotates (now that's a big, big bitmap!)

Novastorm SEGA CD Killing stuff with a single-shot early in the first level.

Killing stuff with a single-shot early in the first level.

Novastorm SEGA CD The action is often interrupted by cut-scenes.

The action is often interrupted by cut-scenes.

Novastorm SEGA CD Fighting the first mid-boss. This thing fires giant insta-kill maces at you, so watch out!

Fighting the first mid-boss. This thing fires giant insta-kill maces at you, so watch out!

Novastorm SEGA CD Unleashing a barrage of crude round sprites at the second mid-boss.

Unleashing a barrage of crude round sprites at the second mid-boss.

Novastorm SEGA CD Yey! Your key to success in Novastorm is to acquire the triple-shot as soon as possible. The game becomes quite easy once you do.

Yey! Your key to success in Novastorm is to acquire the triple-shot as soon as possible. The game becomes quite easy once you do.

Novastorm SEGA CD Keeping the triple-shot is a challenge, however.

Keeping the triple-shot is a challenge, however.

Novastorm SEGA CD Another mid-boss. Unlike most other bosses in the game, this guy is completely sprite-based!

Another mid-boss. Unlike most other bosses in the game, this guy is completely sprite-based!

Novastorm SEGA CD This mid-boss is a pain in the ass, as it has no clear weak spot. Killing it is a crapshoot.

This mid-boss is a pain in the ass, as it has no clear weak spot. Killing it is a crapshoot.

Novastorm SEGA CD Circling a volcanic crater.

Circling a volcanic crater.

Novastorm SEGA CD Arriving at the world boss.

Arriving at the world boss.

Novastorm SEGA CD This boss might look impressive, but it really is a pushover.

This boss might look impressive, but it really is a pushover.

Novastorm SEGA CD See? easy!

See? easy!

Novastorm SEGA CD Moving on to the next virus-infested planet.

Moving on to the next virus-infested planet.

Novastorm SEGA CD Mmmmm, sand

Mmmmm, sand

Novastorm SEGA CD The enemies become a lot quicker even this far in the game.

The enemies become a lot quicker even this far in the game.

Novastorm SEGA CD Yet again - lots of distracting cut-scenes

Yet again - lots of distracting cut-scenes

Novastorm SEGA CD Tracking a giant bug.

Tracking a giant bug.

Novastorm SEGA CD As you really can't harm the homing projectiles this mid-boss shoots at you, avoid them for as long as you can.

As you really can't harm the homing projectiles this mid-boss shoots at you, avoid them for as long as you can.

Novastorm SEGA CD The bug is sick of running from you, and makes a stand.

The bug is sick of running from you, and makes a stand.

Novastorm SEGA CD More sandy shooting action

More sandy shooting action

Novastorm SEGA CD Introducing... YOU!

Introducing... YOU!

Novastorm SEGA CD Fighting a giant mech.

Fighting a giant mech.

Novastorm SEGA CD A mutant.. thing awaits you at the end of the tunnel.

A mutant.. thing awaits you at the end of the tunnel.

Novastorm SEGA CD The game gets REALLY hard at this point.

The game gets REALLY hard at this point.

Novastorm SEGA CD Another giant mech?

Another giant mech?

Novastorm SEGA CD Yap, thought so...

Yap, thought so...

Novastorm SEGA CD Arriving at the ice planet.

Arriving at the ice planet.

Novastorm SEGA CD Now THAT'S poor visibility.

Now THAT'S poor visibility.

Novastorm SEGA CD I die...

I die...

Novastorm SEGA CD GAME OVER, man!

GAME OVER, man!