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Shadow of the Beast II

MobyRank MobyScore
Atari ST
...
2.9
FM Towns
...
5.0
Genesis
...
2.1

Trivia

Development

The original game was developed using a 25Mhz PC in PDS 2. Whereas the graphics were created on a 25Mhz Amiga 2000 with a 68030 processor board.

The next game in development after this became the shoot 'em up, Awesome.

Manual

According to the Amiga game manual, it took:
    Fact Box -
  • Total Memory Used: 3.5 megabytes
  • Graphics Data: 2 megabytes
  • Music & Sound Data: 1 megabyte
  • Music Sample Rate: 20 kilohertz
  • Screen Update: 50 time a second
  • Project Duration: 12 months

Awards

  • EMAP Image's Golden Joystick 1991
    • April 1991: Best Graphics - 16 Bit

Contributed by Garcia (4773) on Dec 01, 2006. [revised by : Alaka (33203) and Jo ST (16685)]. -- edit trivia