Legend (SNES)

Published by
Developed by
Also For
Critic Score
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
User Score
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?


Legend is a side-scrolling beat' em up set in a fantasy world. You have to rid the kingdom of Sellech of the king's evil son Clovius, who wants to conquer the kingdom by harnessing the power of the imprisoned soul of Beldor, who once ruled over Sellech as a despot.

To complete your quest, you must fight your way through numerous enemies using different combinations of slashes and kicks. You cannot perform any throws, but there are different magic attacks and a special attack. The special attack is a ranged attack that consumes a certain amount of energy, whereas the different spells use up magic bags that can be found throughout the game and damage every enemy on screen. Defeated enemies drop different kinds of items such as magic bags , food to replenish your health, money and keys that are used to open treasure chests in some of the bonus-games that take place in-between battles. Naturally, at the end of each stage, a powerful boss is waiting to be defeated.


Legend  SNES Nice background graphics
Legend  SNES Enemy with strange sword
Legend  SNES Thrown into prison
Legend  SNES Another bridge

Promo Images

Legend  Magazine Advertisement

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.

Critic Reviews

Consoles Plus Sep, 1994 90 out of 100 90
Jeuxvideo.com Jul 17, 2011 16 out of 20 80
Video Games Sep, 1993 79 out of 100 79
Mega Fun Aug, 1994 75 out of 100 75
GamePro (US) Oct, 1993 3.5 out of 5 70
RetroGame Man Jan 13, 2016 7 out of 10 70
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Mar, 1994 34 out of 50 68
GameTrip.net Apr 01, 2009 5 out of 10 50
Digital Press - Classic Video Games Dec 04, 2004 4 out of 10 40
Total! (Germany) Nov, 1994 4.25 out of 6 35


Topic # Posts Last Post
C&L Associates? 3 Indra was here (20926)
Sep 01, 2010


There is no trivia on file for this game.

Mobygamesisreanimated (11179) added Legend (SNES) on Dec 18, 2004
Other platforms contributed by 666gonzo666 (61765)