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Shadow of the Beast

Shadow of the Beast (XSX) game cover art
Platform: Turbografx-CD
Tags: Action
Developer: Psygnosis
More Platforms: Genesis, Lynx, PlayStation 4, Sega Master System
AKA: Shadow of the Beast: Mashou no Okite (JP)

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Shadow of the Beast review

Reviewed February 06, 2010

Zigfried says: "When I borrowed a Turbo Duo back in 1993, I cycled through over a dozen games in the span of two days. While most of those 48 hours became a blur, a few moments stood out; Shadow of the Beast's conceptually simple title screen was one. Grass gorgeously scrolls underneath the beast's feet as clouds pass overhead, and the quiet soundtrack initially a simple series of bells gradually becomes an epic showcase of strong percussion, evocative wind pipes, and resounding chimes. It's simple but inspired."
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