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ActRaiser's mix of action and civilization building is unique, but it's the masterful art direction and music composition that will win you over.
Square Enix's game ActRaiser has you playing God, controlling the lands in a very simple Sim City-like fashion for half of the game, and taking down monsters with your mighty sword in the other half. The sim part of the ... Read Full Review5 of 5 users found the following review helpful
ActRaiser combines action sidescroller and RPG elements like it's nobody else's business, and the results speak for themselves. The plot is your relatively generic demon-appears-and-unleashes-lots-of-monsters-now-go-kil... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
I've played this game a dozen times through and it gives me the same feeling as when I first played as a kid. The simulation mode in particular is so unique and enjoyable. You are God. People pray to you, divulge their s... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I don't know where to start, but I can say that ActRaiser is among the best games I have ever played. Unfortunately, there are just three faults within this game that keeps it from being perfect. My main reason for lo... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
I remember when this game first came out back when I got my SNES. I didn't want it. Man was I stupid. What a great game I missed out on back when I was but a wee 5 year old. There's 2 modes in this marvelous game. Sim... Read Full Review0 of 0 users found the following review helpful
The main fault I have about this game is the controls and how well they work. When you jump there isn't much variation in terms of how that is going to go, which ends up feeling like the NES castlevania jumps which were... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
ActRaiser is a classic that everyone who even remotely enjoys games should try. It's a Combination of Action Adventure/City Management game for the SNES that just paid off in the end. You're a god who must protect th... Read Full Review3 of 3 users found the following review helpful
Actraiser is a great game.It was released in the early life-time of the SNES so it has sub-par graphics on the system, overall it feels like a Genesis game, it should have been made for the Genesis i don't know, that's w... Read Full Review1 of 2 users found the following review helpful
The Gameplay is amazing. I loved this game when i was little i spent all the time playing this game. I loved the gameplay and music the most. I liked the stages. I remember playing alot and how well put out this game was... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
It should be noted right off the bat that ActRaiser contains some of the most beautiful music in gaming history with the most impressive tunes during "sim" mode. I wikipedia-ed the game and was astonished to find out tha... Read Full Review1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
ActRaiser is one of those games that you just have to play to appreciate. As a launch title, it faced some stiff competitors, but won various gamers over with its unorthodox pseudo-fusion of action game and simulator. ... Read Full Review2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
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