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Golden Axe II (Wii)

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Nintendo Press Release - Wii (US):
    Golden Axe™ II (Sega Genesis, 1-2 players, Rated E10+ for Everyone 10 and Older – Fantasy Violence, 800 Wii Points): Not long after the devastating reign of the wicked Death Adder, another evil arose. Dark Guld and his minions invaded and took hold of the prized Golden Axe with plans to destroy it. Once again, as a fierce barbarian named Ax-Battler, a fearless female Amazon known as Tyris-Flare or a ferocious dwarf named Gilius Thunderhead, you will wield steely swords and powerful magic in an all-out war to recover the sword. Once you slash your way through the six side-scrolling levels, you'll get the chance to defeat Dark Guld once and for all.

    Contributed by Joshua J. Slone (4617) on Jun 25, 2007.

www.nintendo.com - Wii:
    Not long after the devastating reign of the wicked Death Adder, another evil arose. Dark Guld and his minions invaded and took hold of the prized Golden Axe with plans to destroy it. Once again, as a fierce barbarian named Ax-Battler, a fearless female Amazon known as Tyris-Flare, or a ferocious dwarf named Gilius Thunderhead, you will wield steely swords and powerful magic in an all-out war to recover the sword. Once you slash your way through the six side-scrolling levels, you’ll get the chance to defeat Dark Guld once and for all.

    Contributed by Evil Ryu (53674) on Jun 13, 2007.

U.S. print ad:
    Golden Axe II.
    New and improved death, destruction and magic.

    You've just escaped from the lava tunnel. A pack of razor-clawed creatures are trying to get you before the lizard men do. Suddenly the Warrior is slashing his way through a nasty gang of demons. He body slams one and gets two more with his sword. The Amazon does a backflip and tosses off an attacking Minotaur. Now the Dwarf is spinning on his battle axe, devastating several skeletons at once.
    These are moves you've never seen before. The Warrior, Amazon and Dwarf are deadlier, stronger, more agile. Their enemies are more evil. And the magic is killer.
    The Warrior summons the wind to blast an enemy. The Amazon strikes down a headless knight with scorching flames. The Dwarf commands huge boulders to flatten his foes. A fire-breathing dragon carries you toward the castle where Dark Guld is waiting to put out your lights.
    Golden Axe was murder. This one's worse!
    Golden Axe II is one of more than 150 hot games from Genesis. Including Sonic the Hedgehog, Toe Jam & Earl, Spider-Man and Joe Montana II SportsTalk Football. Genesis. The lowest price in true 16-Bit video systems. The choice is simple. The choice is SEGA.

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    Contributed by lugnut (359) on May 05, 2004.