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Magician Lord puts you in charge of Elta, a wizard who has the task of collecting eight books of wisdom from the clutches of Az Atorse, the god of destruction. By collecting the right power-ups along the way, you can transform into different characters, including the Rajin, Samurai, Waterman, Shinobi, Poseidon, and Dragon Warrior. Each character has different abilities. There are eight areas in the game, and each stage ends with you trying to defeat both a guardian and the end-of-area boss (which are basically Atorse's incarnations). One of the first games that demonstrated the graphical abilities of the Neo-Geo.

Screenshots

Magician Lord Neo Geo Red grunts
Magician Lord Arcade Dark castle
Magician Lord Neo Geo Stage 5: "Anderground Passage of Terror"
Magician Lord Arcade Moving platforms

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Magician Lord Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "ACA NeoGeo: Magician Lord" -- PS4 / XB1 / Nintendo Switch title
  • "マジシャンロード" -- Japanese spelling

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Critic Reviews

GameFan Magazine Neo Geo Apr, 1993 94.25 out of 100 94
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Neo Geo Mar, 1991 34 out of 40 85
Mega Fun Neo Geo Jan, 1994 85 out of 100 85
The Video Game Critic Neo Geo Oct 16, 2002 B+ 83
Video Games Neo Geo Feb, 1992 4 out of 5 80
Megablast Neo Geo 1992 73 out of 100 73
neXGam Neo Geo 2010 6.9 out of 10 69
Retrogaming History Neo Geo Oct 31, 2009 6.5 out of 10 65
HonestGamers Neo Geo Dec 14, 2003 5 out of 10 50
GameSpot Wii Nov 14, 2007 4.5 out of 10 45

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