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Star Parodier (TurboGrafx CD)

Star Parodier TurboGrafx CD Title screen


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Star Parodier is a "cute-'em-up" top-down shooter that lampoons the Star Soldier games by replacing most sci-fi elements with humorous graphics and sounds.

The player can choose to play the game as the starfighter from the Star Soldier games, a flying Bomberman and a giant, laser-toting PC-Engine, each featuring their own weapon combinations which can be swapped at will in-game by collecting the right power-ups. The game features fully-animated cutscenes and CD music.


Star Parodier TurboGrafx CD The final boss of this stage is a rollercoaster!...
Star Parodier TurboGrafx CD The dungeon level is very atmospheric and full of traps
Star Parodier TurboGrafx CD Underwater level
Star Parodier TurboGrafx CD ...and a cute, but very dangerous snowman boss later!..

Alternate Titles

  • "Fantasy Star Soldier" -- Working English title

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Critic Reviews

Video Games Jun, 1992 5 out of 5 100
Video Game Den Jun 23, 2011 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
PC Engine Gamer Jul, 2012 947 out of 1000 95
GamesCollection Apr 12, 2008 9 out of 10 90
Retrogaming History Jul 31, 2009 8 out of 10 80


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The game was slated for a US release under the title Fantasy Star Soldier but while mostly completed, the localized release never saw the light of day.
Zovni (9321) added Star Parodier (TurboGrafx CD) on Jun 06, 2007
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