Gameboy Advance | 2005
A classic Saturn titles gets the shrink for the GBA. From legendary developer Treasure this game
follows immediately from the Saturn Original. At that time, the 4 heroes battled their way
through and encounter the final boss and apparently loose making a need for a new set of
heroes to fight again.
Guardian Heroes is an intense 2D side-scrolling beat em up involving making use of mystical
attacks to defeat masses of enemies. Fans of the Saturn original will know how much the screen
fills. Your character can grow and obtain new skills and powers as you progress.
The game starts off with three characters that you can choose from but up to 20 different
characters can be unlocked later. Some of the original characters from the first game will
appear in this game as well.
Tweaks to the gameplay allow countering of enemy attacks blocking immediately following an
attack, dashing in mid-air, a hyper-mode for your character and a homing movement for more
Gameplay modes include the story mode that allows for two-player co-op play, versus mode and
More about the Saturn version can be found here.