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The Return of Ishtar is a sequel to The Tower of Druaga. It is an action game with light puzzle-solving elements that requires two players. One person is in control of the maiden Ki who fights with magic and the other controls Gilgamesh, the sword-wielding knight. Search for keys and special items. The tower has a few different ways to exit, and the aggregate total of levels is 128.

Players are presented a password to allow them to continue from where they left off.


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Alternate Titles

  • "アーケードアーカイブス イシターの復活" -- Japanese PS4 / Switch spelling

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Infernos (38398) added The Return of Ishtar (Sharp X1) on Mar 23, 2014
Other platforms contributed by Michael Cassidy (21109), Rik Hideto (471350), Infernos (38398), Kabushi (257783), koffiepad (10502) and Unicorn Lynx (181409)
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