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The Flash (SEGA Master System)

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Description

The Flash is a side-scrolling platformer starring the eponymous D.C. comics hero. The game is divided into six rounds, each round has two stages and a boss fight. Within each stage, Flash must get to the exit before the time limit runs out, though the exit must first be unlocked by activating a switch.

Apart from a speedy protagonist, the game has some similarities to Sonic the Hedgehog, as the levels have a similarly complex structure with different passages and many optional areas.

While Flash moves very fast in general, he can also move with even higher SuperSpeed, but only as long as the necessary SuperSpeed energy is not drained. The energy is also used for performing vibrating attacks and can be recharged by at Star Food vendors scattered in the levels. Vibrating attacks can be used to destroy blocks (which contain either traps or power-ups) and to get rid of bad guys. For the latter, Flash also has a spin attack. He can use it only while moving, but no energy is required.

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The Flash SEGA Master System The Trickster sure has a huuuge ego.
The Flash SEGA Master System Boss fight against a car
The Flash SEGA Master System Intro: Flash outrunning a lorry
The Flash SEGA Master System Green slime is harmful in general, and this game is no exception.

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Player One Dec, 1993 82 out of 100 82
Defunct Games Jul 30, 2014 C+ 58

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Riemann80 (18287) added The Flash (SEGA Master System) on Jan 04, 2012