MobyGoal achieved! Thanks to all contributors who helped us reach 250 documented ZX81 Games.

Skies of Arcadia: Legends (GameCube)

Published by
Developed by
Released
Platform
87
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.7
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

Skies of Arcadia: Legends is a re-release of Skies of Arcadia, a well-known RPG for the Dreamcast. Two young pirates, Vyse and Aika, encounter on their journey a mysterious young girl named Fina. They decide to accompany her on her quest to gather six moon crystals. But it appears that Fina was not the only one looking for those crystals. The evil Valuan empire, lead by an ambitious warlock Galcian and his admirals, will do anything to stop Fina and her brave friends...

The gameplay is largely based on world-map traveling (always in an airship), visiting various countries, and fighting in two modes: traditional party-based combat, and ship battles, where you control an entire ship and assign commands for four turns.

What's new in this GameCube re-release? Graphics have been improved (especially character graphics), there are new sub-quests, and new characters with background stories which tell us more about the past of the game's heroes.

Screenshots

Skies of Arcadia: Legends GameCube Save point
Skies of Arcadia: Legends GameCube Title Screen
Skies of Arcadia: Legends GameCube Status Screen 2
Skies of Arcadia: Legends GameCube Status Screen 1

Alternate Titles

  • "Eternal Arcadia Legend" -- Japanese title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

'Avast Ye Matey?' What The Hell Does That Mean? MasterMegid (897) 4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars4.43 Stars

The Press Says

Legendra Jan 14, 2007 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
GamersMark Feb 12, 2003 10 out of 10 100
Netjak Apr 10, 2003 8.8 out of 10 88
4Players.de Jun 09, 2003 86 out of 100 86
Jeuxpo.com 2004 8.5 out of 10 85
IGN Jan 28, 2003 8.5 out of 10 85
Gamesmania Jul 02, 2003 82 out of 100 82
SEGA-Portal.de Sep 20, 2009 8 out of 10 80
Insert Credit Jan 04, 2005 8 out of 10 80
The Video Game Critic Aug 23, 2004 B 75

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Awards

  • GameSpy
    • 2003 – #10 GameCube Game of the Year
    • 2003 - Most Epic Game of the Year (GameCube)

Related Web Sites

  • Skies of Arcadia World (Neat page with everything you ever wanted to know about the Skies of Arcadia series.)
אולג 小奥 (168607) added Skies of Arcadia: Legends (GameCube) on Jun 22, 2003