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Brave Fencer Musashi (PlayStation)

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Description

150 years ago, the legendary warrior known as the Brave Fencer Musashi saved the kingdom of Allucaneet from the evil Wizard of Darkness. Now, his spirit is reincarnated in a young, rather short-tempered boy. Fillet, the princess of Allucaneet, summons the reluctant hero to the palace and gives him the powerful sword Fusion, which he needs to defeat the evil Thirstquencher Empire. It soon turns out that the Empire is after another legendary sword, Lumina, so Musashi's first task is to get it before the bad guys do!..

Brave Fencer Musashi is an action game with strong RPG elements. Controlling Musashi, the player explores the pre-rendered backgrounds from third person view (similarly to Final Fantasy VII), visiting towns, talking to NPCs, etc. There is a day/night cycle in the game, which is manifested in the schedules of NPCs and/or monsters, as well as Musashi's fatigue level, which increases if he doesn't sleep enough. Musashi uses the two swords, Fusion and Lumina, to fight his enemies. The two swords have different properties: while Fusion behaves more or less like a traditional melee weapon, Lumina needs to be imbued with various elemental items in order to unleash powerful attacks.


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Brave Fencer Musashi PlayStation Dialogue
Brave Fencer Musashi PlayStation Throwing your sword.
Brave Fencer Musashi PlayStation The Hero... Speaks
Brave Fencer Musashi PlayStation Musashi using the acquired stun power to paralyze the enemy.

Alternate Titles

  • "ブレイブフェンサー武蔵伝" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Brave Fencer Musashiden" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

Goofball comedy and quirky gameplay Calpis (62) 3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars3.57 Stars

The Press Says

GamePro (US) Nov 24, 2000 4.5 out of 5 90
Gamezilla Dec 21, 1998 88 out of 100 88
Absolute Playstation Dec, 1998 87 out of 100 87
GamesAreFun.com (GAF) Apr 28, 2003 8 out of 10 80
Jeuxvideo.com Jun 30, 2011 16 out of 20 80
GameSpot Aug 05, 1998 7.7 out of 10 77
PSX Extreme Jul 22, 1999 7.5 out of 10 75
Just RPG Oct 31, 1998 74 out of 100 74
GameCola.net Sep, 2002 7.4 out of 10 74
Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault) Jan 01, 1999 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60

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Matthew Bailey (1143) added Brave Fencer Musashi (PlayStation) on Apr 04, 2001
Other platforms contributed by Fred VT (22264) and MAT (72509)