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Saint Dragon

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Commodore 64
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3.4
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Description

Cyborg Monsters have taken over the galaxy, reducing race after race into slavery. Being designed by man these beings have superior firepower and attack capabilities, and can only really be beaten by one of their own. St. Dragon the Cyborg Warrior chooses to fight back against this tyranny, and that is the role you take in this horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up.

Five R-Type-style levels await, with a wide variety of weapons on offer. When you lose a life (even your last life; there are continues on offer as well) you don't lose any of your power-up weaponry, but the restart points are quite far apart. The game's main unique feature is the armoured tail you have, which can be used to ward off attackers and can do considerable damage on its own if well-used.

Screenshots

Saint Dragon Atari ST Incoming enemies!
Saint Dragon Amiga Stage 3
Saint Dragon Arcade 1p Start Screen
Saint Dragon Commodore 64 A large end of level boss

Alternate Titles

  • "Tenseiryū Saint Dragon" -- PC Engine title
  • "St. Dragon" -- Short form of title

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The Press Says

Génération 4 TurboGrafx-16 Feb, 1991 91 out of 100 91
Amiga Joker Amiga Nov, 1990 86 out of 100 86
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Amiga Nov, 1990 80 out of 100 80
Computer and Video Games (CVG) TurboGrafx-16 Mar, 1991 77 out of 100 77
Amiga Power Amiga May, 1991 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 67
Power Play Commodore 64 Mar, 1991 62 out of 100 62
Zzap! Amiga Apr, 1991 59 out of 100 59
Power Play TurboGrafx-16 Apr, 1991 59 out of 100 59
1UP! TurboGrafx-16 Jan 25, 2008 58 out of 100 58
Power Play Amiga Dec, 1990 57 out of 100 57

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Trivia

Awards

  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 01/1991 – #5 Best Action Game in 1990
  • Amiga Power
    • May 1991 (issue #00) - #74 in the "All Time Top 100 Amiga Games"
  • ST Format
    • Issue 01/1991 – #9 Best Shoot-'em-Up Game in 1990 (Atari ST)

Contributed to by Kabushi (126602), Martin Smith (63136), Pseudo_Intellectual (44701) and Игги Друге (44031)