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The hero of the game, an apprentice knight (named Finn by default), lives together with his father's friend in a village called Isla, located in the Kingdom of Marion. All of a sudden, the neighbor land Bandore Empire attacks the village. Finn manages to escapes and seeks shelter in the royal castle of Marion. But the castle has also fallen into the hands of the enemy. Followed by a group of loyal friends and servants, the young man sets on a long journey...

This game is a RPG with random encounters and turn-based combat with an extra feature: the player can press a random combination of buttons before attacking (or during enemy attack), and if the combination is guessed correctly, the party member will deal critical damage or will block the enemy's blow.


Beyond the Beyond PlayStation How many Japanese RPGs start with the overly young, haircut-needing hero in bed?
Beyond the Beyond PlayStation Battle in a forest! It all looks a bit too cluttered
Beyond the Beyond PlayStation Early cave battle against low-level monsters
Beyond the Beyond PlayStation Title screen

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Alternate Titles

  • "ビヨンド ザ ビヨンド 遥かなるカナーンへ" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

GameFan Magazine Jan, 1996 79 out of 100 79
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Oct, 1996 7.5 out of 10 75
GameSpot Dec 01, 1996 5.5 out of 10 55
RPGDreamers 2002 5 out of 10 50
Game Revolution Oct, 1996 C 50
IGN Nov 21, 1996 4 out of 10 40
All Game Guide 1998 1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars1.5 Stars 30
HonestGamers 2002 3 out of 10 30
RPGamer 2004 1.5 out of 5 30
HonestGamers Aug 30, 2003 1 out of 10 10


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Oleg Roschin (181674) added Beyond the Beyond (PlayStation) on Nov 05, 2003