Elemental Master

Moby ID: 14553
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Description

Elemental Master's gameplay is similar to a top-down space shooter (i.e Raptor & Raiden), but what makes it unique is the fact you play as a human instead of space-ship.

There are different kinds of weapons which you can use. Like other games in the genre you also have tons of strange enemies to destroy.

Spellings

  • エレメンタルマスター - Japanese spelling

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Credits (Genesis version)

13 People

Director of Programming
  • Asobi-Nin
Assistant Programmer
  • Gan-Chan
Art Director (Background Design)
  • Army
Art Director (Enemy Design)
  • Muton
Sound Effects
Producer
Main & Boss Program (メイン&ボスプログラム)
  • Genkainan no Asobi-nin [玄海難の遊び人]
Enemy Movement Program (敵移動プログラム)
  • My Pace Gan-chan [まいぺ~すがんちゃん]
Art (Backgrounds) (美術 (背景))
  • Heavy Metal Army [ヘビーメタル・アーミー]
Art (Enemy & Demo) (美術 (敵&デモ))
  • Punks Muton [パンクス・ムートン]
Sound Effects Captain (音響効果大佐)
Sound Effects Engineer (音響効果工兵)
Shadow Director (影の監督)
Other Stuff (その他)
  • Etc.
Copyright 1990
  • Tecno Soft

Reviews

Critics

Average score: 77% (based on 11 ratings)

Players

Average score: 3.5 out of 5 (based on 8 ratings with 1 reviews)

Looked over gem. One of the greatest shooters.

The Good
This game came out in the days of Mortal Kombat and Street Fighter 2 and it was almost completely overlooked. It is an excellent shooter, one of the best top down shooters ever on a home console. The power ups and gameplay are fun. Its challenging, but not frustrating. Graphics are beautiful and stretch the system to its limits. Easily as good as what you would expect on the SNES.

Shame not too many people noticed this one. Its basically as good as Thunderforce III or IV, except that its a top-down shooter instead of side-scrolling.

The Bad
I didn't like that this game had no sequel and is difficult to find.

The Bottom Line
Great. If you liked this one you will also like the Thunder Force series and Truxton.

Genesis · by Majestic Lizard (670) · 2006

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Game added by BlackNightmare.

Additional contributors: j.raido 【雷堂嬢太朗】.

Game added August 28, 2004. Last modified January 27, 2024.