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Super Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (SNES)

100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
5 point score based on user ratings.
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You select your character from the movie (Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia, or Chewbacca) before each level, as each one has different abilities, and go try to beat levels based on the movie's scenes brandishing lightsabers, blasters or crossbows, etc. depending on your choice of character.

Gameplay consists of standard platform action spiced up with some slightly different (gameplay-wise) sequences. Race to Jabba the Hutt's palace in a speeder, fight your way through Jabba the Hutt's minions before killing Jabba himself, control speeder bikes and the Millennium Falcon, and much more.


Super Star Wars: Return of the Jedi SNES Leia as a bounty hunter
Super Star Wars: Return of the Jedi SNES The Force powers from the previous game. Here, Luke uses the "Force Saber" attribute.
Super Star Wars: Return of the Jedi SNES Choose between 3 players in the beginning. Others will be available later in the adventure
Super Star Wars: Return of the Jedi SNES Luke crosses the Tatooine desert in search of Han Solo. Your Jedi fighting style remains unchanged.

Alternate Titles

  • "Super Star Wars: Jedi no Fukushuu" -- Japanese SNES title

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User Reviews

Not the best of the Super Star wars series but still good darthsith19 (64) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars
A long time ago, in a Galaxy far, far away.....Super Return Of The Jedi! MegaMegaMan (2216) unrated

The Press Says

The Video Game Critic May 18, 2005 A 100
GamePro (US) Dec, 1994 4.5 out of 5 90
Just Games Retro Jan 07, 2007 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Nov, 1994 9 out of 10 90
Power Unlimited Feb, 1995 8.2 out of 10 82
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Oct, 1994 8 out of 10 80
Lens of Truth Sep 13, 2009 8 out of 10 80
Mega Fun Nov, 1994 76 out of 100 76
Total! (Germany) Nov, 1994 2.25 out of 6 75 Jan 05, 2013 75 out of 100 75


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