DescriptionIn the distant future humans have left Earth, carrying its ecosystem with them. However, the journey to the stars lasted longer than they had thought. Computers took control of navigation, and humans had nothing else to do but sleep, dreaming of a new paradise. When the mysterious Scarab-X forces attacked, the Scavenger 4 squadron became humanity's only hope for survival.
Novastorm is a rail shooter in which players blast enemies against a cinematic backdrop, trying to kill the computer-controlled fighters before they take over the world. Unlike first-generation interactive movies with action, the game has hooks into the environment: if the player-controlled fighter moves into the path of a pre-rendered obstacle, there is a collision and the craft takes damage.
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There are 90 other screenshots on file for other versions of this game.
- "诺瓦风暴" -- Chinese spelling
- "Scavenger 4" -- FM Towns title
Part of the Following Groups
- Genre: Chase-view / Space Harrier-style shooter
- Genre: Rail shooter
- Visual technique / style: Live-action cutscenes
There are no reviews for the PlayStation release of this game. You can use the links below to write your own review or read reviews for the other platforms of this game.
|Video Games & Computer Entertainment||Dec, 1995||8 out of 10||80|
|CD Player||1996||7 out of 10||70|
|Video Games||Oct, 1995||65 out of 100||65|
|All Game Guide||1998||60|
|Mega Fun||Sep, 1995||58 out of 100||58|
|Joypad||Oct, 1995||50 out of 100||50|
|Electric Playground||Nov 25, 1995||5 out of 10||50|
|GamePro (US)||Dec, 1995||2.5 out of 5||50|
|Game Players||Nov, 1995||45 out of 100||45|
|IGN||Nov 25, 1999||2 out of 10||20|
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TriviaThe game received two awards in GameFan's 1994 "Megawards" (Vol 3, Iss. 1)
- Overall Best Shooter Game of the Year
- Best 3DO Shooter Game of the Year
Related Web Sites
- Wikipedia: Novastorm (Information about Novastorm at Wikipedia)
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