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DescriptionEdge is one of the soldiers in the service of the mighty Empire. The Empire has recently ordered some excavations at ancient ruins, trying to discover the secret of an old technology that is much superior to that of present time. During the excavation works, Edge encounters a mysterious young girl. He then witnesses the murder of his captain and other soldiers by Crayden, one of the Empire's officers. Coming into contact with an ancient dragon, Edge begins to roam the world, determined to find Crayden and avenge the death of his comrades. Nobody helps him but his faithful dragon. But the Empire is also after Crayden, so there appear to be at least three sides in the conflict - or are there more?
Panzer Dragoon Saga is set in the same universe as the other Panzer Dragoon games, but differs from the rest of the series by being a role-playing game with elements of a shooter. There is no party in the game: the player only controls Edge on the back of his dragon, who is in fact the playable character in battles. Edge moves around through the game's fully 3D world by riding the dragon. In towns and some dungeons Edge can also move on foot. During battles, the player can either choose to shoot with Edge's gun, or use one of the many special attacks of the dragons.
The battles do not work exactly like in an action game, but occur in real time: the player has to quickly choose an ability to use, and also move around to attack enemies from the sides or from the back, at the same time trying to avoid their attacks. The dragon receives experience points for fighting and also gains levels. The player is able to customize the dragon by assigning to him one of the four available dragon classes, that will determine his attack power, speed, etc.
- "アゼル パンツァードラグーンRPG" -- Japanese spelling
- "Azel Panzer Dragoon RPG" -- Japanese title
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The Press Says
|Digital Extremes||1998||10 out of 10||100|
|GameCola.net||Feb 04, 2006||9.86 out of 10||99|
|Sega Collectors Guild||Jun 24, 2005||95 out of 100||95|
|RPGFan||Jun 16, 1998||94 out of 100||94|
|Shin Force||May 27, 1998||9.3 out of 10||93|
|GameSpot||May 20, 1998||9.2 out of 10||92|
|RPGFan||Jun 22, 2000||91 out of 100||91|
|SegaFan.com||Dec 18, 2001||9 out of 10||90|
|All Game Guide||1998||90|
|Edge||Mar 25, 1998||9 out of 10||90|
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TriviaThe game has full voice-overs for dialogues. The spoken language is Japanese in all versions of the game, but the intro and the ending sequences are spoken in a Panzer Dragoon fictional language.
Dwin1118 (22) added Panzer Dragoon Saga (SEGA Saturn) on Oct 11, 2002
Akira Ishida (石田 彰)Azel (アゼル):
Maaya Sakamoto (坂本 真綾)Craymen (クレイメン):
Masatō Ibu (伊武 雅刀)The Emperor (皇帝):
Chikao Ōtsuka (大塚 周夫)Gash (ガッシュ):
Hōchū Ōtsuka (大塚 芳忠)Paet (パエット):
Hiroaki Hirata (平田 広明)Arwen (アーウェン):
Akio Ōtsuka (大塚 明夫)An'jou (アンユウ):
Unshō Ishizuka (石塚 運昇)Viaman (バイマン):
Junpei Takiguchi (滝口 順平)Radgam (ラドガム):
Osamu Saka (阪 脩)Zadoc (ザドク):
Rokurō Naya (納谷 六郎)Ladha (ラーダ):
Ikuko Tani (谷 育子)Damon (ダモン):
Yōsuke Naka (中 庸助)Jael (ヤエル):
Yōko Sōmi (沢梅 陽子)Perez (ベレツ):
Hiroshi Yanaka (家中 宏)Rhagg (ラグ):
Atsuko Yuya (湯屋 敦子)Shella (シェラ):
Akemi Okamura (岡村 明美)Zastava (ツァスタバ):
Tōru Ōkawa (大川 透)Quitor (キトール):
Akihiko Shimizu (清水 明彦)Boaz (ボアズ):
Taiten Kusunoki (楠 大典)Kou (コウ):
Kachiko Hino (火野 カチコ)Fei (フェイ):
Sachiko Kojima (小島 幸子)Raul (ラウル):
Atsushi Gotō (後藤 敦)Baicah (バイカ):
Ryūji Mizuno (水野 龍司)Jared (ヤレド):
Nobutaka Masutomi (益富 信孝)