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Crystalis for NESThis game absolutely blew me away back in the day. It is an absolute masterpiece of 2D gaming. Made by SNK fairly late in the NES's lifespan. This was a 2D, top-down view, action-RPG similar to The Legend of Zelda in it's gameplay style. However, I feel that it was superior to the original Legend of Zelda in every way. I'm sure many people feel differently, but that's my opinion.Crystalis follows the adventure of a warrior sent from the future. He is sent back in time to stop an...0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
1997, October 1, END DAY. Salvage war engulfs the world... civilization is destroyed... An evolution has taken place. The earth's axis shifted and all creatures mutated. Life would never be the same. Those surviving vowed not to repeat their mistake of the past and erected a great tower in the sky. To oppress evil forever...100 years has past, most of the earth has become dominated by mutated creatures. Peoples worked together to rebuild their villages and their lives, but they still liv...0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
There are many great games on the NES, but few of them can still feel as up to date as Crystalis. Crystalis is an Action RPG, much like The Illusion of Gaia or The Secret of Mana. This game felt like it was ahead of its time a bit, wich may contribute to its lasting appeal. Though they may not look so great to day, the graphics are very good by NES standards. The gameplay is the high point of this game. Unlike most RPGs of the 8-bit and 16-bit days, Crystalis is full of action. You controle an u...0 out of 0 found this review helpful.
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