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Crusader of Centy (Genesis)

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Before the time of plants and animals, Earth was completely dark and inhabited by beings we now call 'monsters'. When some voice said 'Let There Be Light' , many monsters died because they could not live in this new light world. Not all died however; some of them hid in caves, and grew stronger. Now, they want to return to the world.

Corona is a boy from Soleil Town who just turned fourteen and has to undergo a series of trials to become a true swordsman. However, soon he finds himself in a strange predicament: unable to speak to humans any more, he learns to communicate with animals, and realizes that not everything in the world is as simple as it looks.

Crusader of Centy is an overhead action game with light role-playing and puzzle-solving elements, similar to Zelda games. The game's stand-out feature are animal companions. various animals are met by Corona during the course of the game, and can be "equipped" to grant him new abilities: for example, a penguin will add an ice attack property to his sword, etc.


Crusader of Centy Genesis Here we are at Anemone Beach. And... Sonic?
Crusader of Centy Genesis Title screen (US version)
Crusader of Centy Genesis Evil eye
Crusader of Centy Genesis Inside the mountain

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Alternate Titles

  • "新創世記ラグナセンティ" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Soleil" -- European title
  • "Shin Sōseiki Ragnacenty" -- Japanese title
  • "라그나센티 신창세기" -- Korean spelling

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Critic Reviews

Player One Jan, 1995 97 out of 100 97
GameFan Magazine Apr, 1995 95 out of 100 95
Hobby Consolas Dec, 1994 92 out of 100 92
Mega Fun Jan, 1995 87 out of 100 87
The DOS Spirit Apr 20, 2013 5 out of 6 83
Gaming since 198x Oct 05, 2009 4 out of 5 80 Mar 05, 2009 8 out of 10 80
Game Players Apr, 1995 80 out of 100 80
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Mar, 1995 31 out of 40 78
Legendra Mar 01, 2002 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70


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re_fold (310) added Crusader of Centy (Genesis) on Aug 23, 2003