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Shadow: War of Succession (3DO)

Shadow: War of Succession 3DO Title screen


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The leader of S.H.A.D.O.W., the world's largest criminal organization, has been murdered. Choose one of the seven fighters available and fight your way to be named the next Shadow King. The game is a 2D versus fighting game with digitized fighters and backgrounds, some 'special' moves per character and zooming effects during battles.


Shadow: War of Succession 3DO Viper vs Carlos
Shadow: War of Succession 3DO Intro text screen sets up the story.
Shadow: War of Succession 3DO Carlos vs Gabriella.
Shadow: War of Succession 3DO Die and the Shadow King wins.

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Alternate Titles

  • "Shadow Warriors" -- Japanese title

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GamePro (US) Mar, 1995 2 out of 5 40
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Dec, 1994 2 out of 10 20
MAN!AC 1994 16 out of 100 16
GamesCollection Oct 22, 2008 1 out of 10 10
Defunct Games Feb 24, 2007 3 out of 100 3
The Video Game Critic Mar 12, 2010 F 0


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It was named as one of the worst ten games of 1994 by VideoGames Magazine (March 1995).
rcoltrane (1468) added Shadow: War of Succession (3DO) on Dec 11, 2007