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Rolan's Curse (Game Boy)

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Once the people of Rolan was terrorized by the evil ruler King Barius before he was imprisoned in a castle deep within the forest. When the king many years later was released he immediately unleashed legions of regenerating monsters on the citizens of the land. Now a hero (or two if you play it in multiplayer) is needed to defeat him and his minions.

The game is an action based RPG played with an isometric perspective. As you battle your way through enemy territory you have two weapons, the sword that you start the game with and a Fire Wand that throws fireballs. You will also find some items to use, i.e. a magic axe that can be used to clear blocked passages, chamelon's ring that makes you part of the terrain and shield to help in defense.


Rolan's Curse Game Boy Take care!
Rolan's Curse Game Boy Main menu
Rolan's Curse Game Boy The village is the beginning.
Rolan's Curse Game Boy You found health.

Alternate Titles

  • "ベリオス ローランの魔獣" -- Japanese spelling

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The Press Says

Nintendo Power Magazine Mar, 1991 3.9 out of 5 78
Power Play May, 1991 59 out of 100 59 Mar 04, 2011 5 out of 10 50
Legendra Oct 02, 2009 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40


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Kabushi (121564) added Rolan's Curse (Game Boy) on Apr 15, 2005