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Average Player Score Based on 138 ratings
8.1
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Score Breakdown Based on 138 ratings
  1. 10 (28)
  2. 9 (43)
  3. 8 (34)
  4. 7 (22)
  5. 6 (3)
  6. 5 (3)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (2)
  9. 2 (1)
  10. 1 (0)

What Gamespot Users have to say about Turrican

  • Rating:8

    Faithful Port of Amiga Classic

    Turrican is a port of the popular Amiga game of the time. The Amiga actually had quite a few of its top titles ported to the Genesis, and a bit against the odds, I would say most of those ended up pretty well. Turrican f... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:10

    Turrican was THE action game of the C64.

    When I think of the time that I spent playing this game, very fond memories come to life. I first saw a picture in a computer magazine and it looked great. By the time that I had it, I couldn't stop playing it. This gam... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:9.4

    An original and amazing shoot-em-up.

    An absolutely amazing, and different shoot-em-up/platform game, that started life on the Amiga. The story was simple, you had to traverse a wide range of levels blasting everything in sight, this was achieved with a l... Read Full Review

    1 of 1 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.3

    One of the best platform shooters EVER!

    I first played Turrican on the C64 when I was about 10 and it was amazing. Recently I have rediscovered it on the Sega Genesis/Mega Drive and it is every bit as brilliant now as it was back then. What set Turrican as... Read Full Review

    2 of 4 users found the following review helpful