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Cyborg Monsters have taken over the galaxy, reducing race after race into slavery. Being designed by man these beings have superior firepower and attack capabilities, and can only really be beaten by one of their own. St. Dragon the Cyborg Warrior chooses to fight back against this tyranny, and that is the role you take in this horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up.

Five R-Type-style levels await, with a wide variety of weapons on offer. When you lose a life (even your last life; there are continues on offer as well) you don't lose any of your power-up weaponry, but the restart points are quite far apart. The game's main unique feature is the armoured tail you have, which can be used to ward off attackers and can do considerable damage on its own if well-used.


Saint Dragon Amstrad CPC Name Entry
Saint Dragon Amstrad CPC Title
Saint Dragon MSX Oooh, look at all the colours!
Saint Dragon ZX Spectrum The multiload system

Promo Images

Saint Dragon Screenshot
Saint Dragon Screenshot
Saint Dragon Screenshot
Saint Dragon Screenshot

Alternate Titles

  • "天聖龍 Saint Dragon" -- Japanese spelling
  • "アーケードアーカイブス 天聖龍" -- Japanese Nintendo Switch / PS4 spelling
  • "Tenseiryū Saint Dragon" -- PC Engine title
  • "St. Dragon" -- Short form of title
  • "Arcade Archives: Tenseiryū" -- Japanese Nintendo Switch / PS4 title
  • "Arcade Archives: Saint Dragon" -- Nintendo Switch / PS4 title

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Critic Reviews

Zero Amiga Nov, 1990 91 out of 100 91
The Atari Times Atari ST Jan 18, 2002 73 out of 100 73
Amiga User International Amiga Jan, 1991 71 out of 100 71
Retro Archives Arcade May 10, 2019 13 out of 20 65
Power Play TurboGrafx-16 Apr, 1991 59 out of 100 59
Zzap! Amiga Apr, 1991 59 out of 100 59
1UP! TurboGrafx-16 Jan 25, 2008 58 out of 100 58
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Commodore 64 Feb, 1991 6.8 out of 12 57
Retro Archives Amstrad CPC May 10, 2019 9 out of 20 45
Your Sinclair Arcade Jun, 1989 Unscored Unscored


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  • Amiga Joker
    • Issue 01/1991 – #5 Best Action Game in 1990
  • Amiga Power
    • May 1991 (issue #00) - #74 in the "All Time Top 100 Amiga Games"
  • Commodore Format
    • July 1993 (Issue 34) - Modern Classics: Shoot-'em-ups
  • ST Format
    • Issue 01/1991 – #9 Best Shoot-'em-Up Game in 1990 (Atari ST)

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