🎮 Check out The Top 10 Consoles owned by MobyGames community!

atari yars
Not an American user?


After Yuko has defeated the evil Rogles, peace descended upon Earth and the magical world of Vecanti. But a new threat has arisen: an enigmatic man named Glames from the Dark World, possessor of a sword named Leethus, is planning to conquer both Earth and Vecanti, convinced that there is no other way to save his world from imminent destruction. A young girl from the Dark World named Cham escapes from Glames, and asks Yuko to help her stop him with the aid of her Valis sword.

Like its predecessors in the series, Valis III is a side-scrolling platform action game. Unlike the previous installments, the player can control three characters in the game: Yuko, Cham (who uses a whip and fights similarly to Castlevania protagonists), and princess Valna from Vecanti, who is weaker physically, but can cast more powerful magic. Each of the characters can equip different weapons and has access to her own magic spells.


Valis III Genesis Wow, baby! Nice legs!
Valis III Genesis The bad girl - Leigh
Valis III Genesis Unfriendly pigs. The David stars always contain useful items
Valis III Genesis Nice to meet you

Promo Images

Valis III Screenshot
Valis III Screenshot
Valis III Screenshot
Valis III Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "ヴァリスⅢ" -- Japanese spelling

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

Games-X May 24, 1991 90 out of 100 90
Génération 4 May, 1991 85 out of 100 85
Sega-16.com Apr 10, 2006 8 out of 10 80
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Apr, 1991 31 out of 40 78
Sega Does Jul 27, 2020 B 75
IGN Apr 21, 2008 7.5 out of 10 75
The Video Game Critic Feb 24, 2006 B 75
Tilt Jun, 1991 14 out of 20 70
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Mar 12, 2009 6 out of 10 60
Power Play Jul, 1991 53 out of 100 53


There are currently no topics for this game.


There is no trivia on file for this game.

Satoshi Kunsai (2074) added Valis III (Genesis) on Jun 08, 2002
Other platforms contributed by Rik Hideto (472599) and koffiepad (10502)
Atari 50