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Xak: The Art of Visual Stage (SFC) Review

Received: January 16th, 2016 / Written: April 14th-21st, 2016Published: April 23rd, 2016Year: 1989, 1993 | Developed by: Tokai EngineeringPublished by: Sunsoft | Licensed by: Micro Cabin | [|O|]Hello everyone, StarBoy91 here; passionate about vi...

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about 1 day ago

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Backlog Beaten: August 21, 2014
Backlog Completed: September 27, 2014
Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Treasure Hunter: 1000+ games
Invincible: 10+ beat or complete in a row
I didn't care for Bubsy, but Actraiser 2 is pretty damn solid, if anyone would give the thing a chance; the whole "battling the sins" thing ties pretty well into playing God Master. I was a huge fan of Final Fantasy 4 at the time - it remains my second-favorite RPG to this day - and I still really liked Final Fantasy Mystic Quest. There were actions that you could perform outside of battle, it had a fantastic soundtrack, the inventory was absurdly organized, and the battle system provides excellent feedback. You always know when an enemy resists or is weak against something, and exactly what it is. Compare that to the Dragon Warrior games - which I also like - in which I'm not entirely convinced that elemental spells actually do anything more than straight damage. Ted Woolsey is a damn good translator, and Ryuji Sasai is likely my favorite composer, even though the only other games he's done are Rudra no Hihou and SaGa 3, the latter of which isn't that good.

Hey, I'm no better.
about 1 week ago

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Backlog Beaten: August 21, 2014
Backlog Completed: September 27, 2014
Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Treasure Hunter: 1000+ games
Invincible: 10+ beat or complete in a row
Cool; there really is someone else out there that doesn't hate Final Fantasy Mystic Quest!
about 1 week ago

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Focus: Only playing one game
[Link] My latest review covers probably the most maligned turn-based RPG on the SNES (to the extent of my knowledge): Final Fantasy Mystic Quest
about 1 week ago

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Consider Yourself a Hero: Majority of games are beaten
Confused: Playing 10+ games at once
Thank you kindly!
about 4 weeks ago

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Cursed: 10+ new games in a row
No problem, man. Happy birthday, once again!
about 4 weeks ago

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Focus: Only playing one game
Today's my 25th birthday!!!
about 4 weeks ago

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Cursed: 10+ new games in a row
Happy early birthday, man.
about 4 weeks ago

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Focus: Only playing one game
[Link] Before I turn 25 tomorrow, I express my thoughts on the very well-known SNES port of an Ys clone named Lagoon for my StarBlog
about 2 months ago

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Cursed: 10+ new games in a row
Sleep: Not playing anything
so i went back and read yer actraiser 2 review again.
i looked up the endings for the game as well for a visual. it seems theres like 2 additional screens.
so by playing on the hardest difficulty setting do you mean you get to fight more enemies as in just quantity or variety wise? in other words, i wont get to see all the enemies in the game if i dont play through on the hardest difficulty?
ill have to check out yer site more. ive read some stuff on there in the past. quite enjoyable.
about 2 months ago

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Cursed: 10+ new games in a row
Sleep: Not playing anything
i wonder if i should get actraiser 2. i believe yer review shows/mentions if you play the game on the hardest difficulty you get to fight more different enemies...actraiser 1 isnt my cup of tea but 2 is. perhaps i should do some more research...
about 2 months ago (edited)

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Hey, it's been like 5 years, but I had to say that I remember how incredibly nice you were back on Nintendolife! Even if you don't remember me (literally 5 years), I hope you're doing well!
(I was reminiscing and managed to remember my password. Teehee)
about 2 months ago

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Cursed: 10+ new games in a row
Sleep: Not playing anything
welcome to the wonderful world of ogo79!
i feel sorry for you
about 2 months ago (edited)

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Focus: Only playing one game
[Link] My latest StarBlog reviewing excursion digs deep into the Drakkhen "sequel" that barely is: Dragon View
about 3 months ago (edited)

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Focus: Only playing one game
[Link] If you're interested in reading my review, please leave me a comment (or PM me) and let me know what you think; thank you in advance, and have a great day
about 3 months ago (edited)

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Focus: Only playing one game
[Link] My Xandra no Daibōken: Valkyrie to no Deai review/apology is available for all to read; would the game forgive me if it was a person (for how bitter I was towards it was in 2014)?
about 3 months ago

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Backlog Beaten: August 21, 2014
Backlog Completed: September 27, 2014
Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Treasure Hunter: 1000+ games
Invincible: 10+ beat or complete in a row
I have actually heard that Grandstream Saga is the fourth game in the series, but I haven't played it. Having recently played through all 3, though (and especially because I ended on Terranigma), I'm really interested in trying it. Ark is really cool, too; I like how laid back he is. He's also a pretty interesting, if not very subtle allegory to Pandora from Greek Mythology. He was created to be curious and mischievous, so that one day, he'd open what can't be coincidentally called Pandora's Box, and start the catalyst that caused the whole adventure. Of course, from there, the story becomes much more interesting, but you already know that.
about 3 months ago

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Backlog Beaten: August 21, 2014
Backlog Completed: September 27, 2014
Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Treasure Hunter: 1000+ games
Invincible: 10+ beat or complete in a row
Happy belated anniversary! And cool; Ark! I actually just replayed Terranigma, and now remember why I use to be so obsessed with it back in the day.
about 3 months ago

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Right Hand of Bak'laag: 1000+ unfinished games
Treasure Hunter: 1000+ games
Invincible: 10+ beat or complete in a row
Confused: Playing 10+ games at once
Thanks, and you too.
about 3 months ago

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Minion of Bak'laag: 100+ unfinished games
Treasure Hunter: 1000+ games
Happy backloggiversary! I'm sure the next year will bring you fun and even closer to completion!
about 3 months ago

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Master of Unlocking: Majority of games are completed
Happy BL-versary, buddy! I hope you've had a good year of gaming.
To each their own