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Rastan

MobyRank MobyScore
SEGA Master System
83
3.6
Commodore 64
56
3.2
Game Gear
...
4.2
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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 Commodore 64 Throwing a fireball
Rastan Amstrad CPC Surrounded by water
Rastan DOS End of Level 1 boss
Rastan MSX Watch out for the windows!

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* (37795)
Thoroughly mediocre platform action. DOS Tomer Gabel (4388)

The Press Says

The Video Game Critic SEGA Master System Feb 17, 2002 A 100
Retro Spirit Games Arcade May 26, 2013 10 Stars10 Stars10 Stars10 Stars10 Stars10 Stars10 Stars10 Stars10 Stars10 Stars 100
Retrogaming History SEGA Master System Apr 25, 2009 9 out of 10 90
Your Sinclair ZX Spectrum Jun, 1988 9 out of 10 90
Crash! ZX Spectrum Apr, 1988 85 out of 100 85
Datormagazin Commodore 64 Feb, 1988 4 out of 5 80
1UP! SEGA Master System Feb 08, 2008 79 out of 100 79
ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment) SEGA Master System Apr, 1989 784 out of 1000 78
Power Play Game Gear Nov, 1991 52 out of 100 52
Commodore Force Commodore 64 Aug, 1993 47 out of 100 47

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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.
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