Saturn Pal | 1997
Another fantastic title from hardcore game developers Treasure. This is a mega
intense side scrolling 2D beat em up.
The Guardian Heroes are a group of mercenaries that are seeking a legendary
sword. They find it only to be pulled into a war to save the kingdom from a
corrupt royal family and a feud with wizards and spirits thatís raged for 1000ís of
There are multiple routes that you can take to complete the game each with
different levels. This has an effect on the games story as different plot twists
happen depending on your route.
At times the action is so intense you can not see yourself on the screen. A 2
player game is a must for it is of immense fun.
Another mode is the tournament mode supporting up to 6 players should you
have the necessary equipment.
This game is the closest thing to a Streets of Rage 4 on the Saturn. It is a
relatively high sought after game in PAL format and fetches high prices on Ebay.
A port or updated version on a modern console would kick serious ass!