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Average Player Score Based on 167 ratings
7.3
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Score Breakdown Based on 167 ratings
  1. 10 (25)
  2. 9 (29)
  3. 8 (45)
  4. 7 (27)
  5. 6 (17)
  6. 5 (10)
  7. 4 (2)
  8. 3 (4)
  9. 2 (3)
  10. 1 (5)

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  • Rating:9

    A fantastic action game

    Chakan for the Game Gear slightly differs from the Genesis version. It has different map layouts, a different UI but at it's core, it's the same game.As far as side-scrolling games go, it's easily one of the best looking... Read Full Review

    2 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:6

    “Chakan” was a fun game to play, but was never worth purchasing.

    “Chakan” for the Sega Genesis followed the exploits of the sword-wielding Forever Man, which was an appropriate name, seeing as how the title character looked like the walking dead with a hat that appeared as if it would... Read Full Review

    0 of 3 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:5.2

    A rather bland platformer.

    I first got Chakan when I was 13 and for some reason I liked it. It's not really that good and is nowhere near as cool as the underground comic-book it's based on. As Chakan you fight through many different planes (l... Read Full Review

    0 of 2 users found the following review helpful
  • Rating:8.2

    Chakan was a pretty interesting game back in the day.

    I remember playing this game and thinking about how weird it was. But it was weird in a good way now that I think about it. There were a lot of cool things about this game that I liked. I thought the story was pretty ... Read Full Review

    6 of 8 users found the following review helpful