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Rastan

MobyRank MobyScore
SEGA Master System
83
3.6
Arcade
...
3.8
Commodore 64
56
3.2
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Description

Rastan features five levels of hacking and slashing gameplay with a boss at the end of each level. Numerous enemies assault you on your journey such as flying demons, chimeras, valkyries, piranhas, skeleton undead and more. Fight through to the end and save the land of Lograth from certain doom.

The game features different weapons such axes, maces and fire swords, each with its own attributes like extended range or attack power. Armour can also be picked up in the forms shields, cloaks and armour, reducing the damage from enemy attacks. Other items include rings (increase the speed of your weapon) and jewelery for bonus points.

Screenshots

Rastan Game Gear In the first castle
Rastan Arcade 3-headed monster
Rastan DOS Swinging on a rope
Rastan Amstrad CPC The beginning

Alternate Titles

  • "Rastan Saga" -- Japanese title
  • "ラスタン・サーガ" -- Japanese Spelling

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User Reviews

Not the best platformer around DOS *Katakis* (37800)
Thoroughly mediocre platform action. DOS Tomer Gabel (4388)

The Press Says

The Video Game Critic SEGA Master System Feb 17, 2002 A 100
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Jun, 1988 9 out of 10 90
Pixel-Heroes.de SEGA Master System Apr, 2005 9 out of 10 90
Sega8bit.com SEGA Master System Dec 04, 2005 9 out of 10 90
Defunct Games SEGA Master System Aug 23, 2009 80 out of 100 80
Happy Computer Commodore 64 Mar, 1988 67 out of 100 67
Power Play SEGA Master System Jan, 1990 64 out of 100 64
Power Play Game Gear Nov, 1991 52 out of 100 52
Commodore Force Commodore 64 Aug, 1993 47 out of 100 47
Oberoende COMputer (S) Commodore 64 May 26, 1988 5 out of 100 5

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Trivia

If you stand around doing nothing for too long, bats come and attack you. They can be killed and were incentive to keep moving.
Contributed to by Quapil (4742), Tibes80 (1495), Martin Smith (63155), Pseudo_Intellectual (44454), Macintrash (2514), Игги Друге (42587) and Garcia (4783)