Magical Chase is a 2D side-scrolling shoot 'em up set in a fantasy world.
Game's heroine is a little witch called Ripple, who is flying on a magic broomstick. The gameplay is typical for the genre: Ripple flights from left to right and shoots enemies. She has two sidekicks - anthropomorphic stars called Star Maidens, which work like a the options of Gradius. When she destroys enemies, they will leave behind different colored gemstones, which serve as the game's currency that can be used in special shop.
The game has six stages, and each level has a mid-boss and an end boss.