Star Wars: Rebel Assault

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Star Wars: Rebel Assault
Publisher: Victor Entertainment, JVC (US/EU)
System(s): Sega Mega-CD
Original system(s): PC
Genre: Shooting

Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega-CD
¥8,800 T-60174
Sega Mega-CD
$? T-60075
Sega Mega-CD
£49.99[2] T-60075-50
Sega Mega-CD
?F T-60075-50
Sega Mega-CD
DM ? T-60075-50
Sega Mega-CD
?Ptas T-60075-50
Sega Mega-CD
R$? 062120

Star Wars: Rebel Assault (スターウォーズ・レベル・アサルト) is a 3D space ship shoot-'em-up released for numerous consoles and computers including the Sega Mega-CD. It is one of many games based on the Star Wars movie franchise.

Production credits

  • Special Thanks to George Lucas
  • Based on Star Wars® by George Lucas
  • Designer, Programmer, Project Leader: Vince Lee
  • Lead 3D Artist-Animator: Ron Lussier
  • Voice Producer and Director: Tamlynn Barra
  • Associate Game Producer: Casey Donahue Ackley
  • 3D Artist-Animators: David Vallone, Richard Green
  • Additional 3D Art by: Ralph Gerth, Dan Colon Jr., Steven Sherer
  • 3D Modelers: Martin Cameron, Jon Bell
  • Artist Animators: Leonard Robel, Bill Tiller
  • Additional art: Larry Ahern, Jon Knoles, John Knoll
  • Lead Art Technician: Aaron Muszalski
  • Art Technicians: Chris Ross, Leyton Chew, Gwen Musengwa, Paul Lefevre
  • Quality Assurance Supervisor: Mark Cartwright
  • Quality Assurance and Compatibility Testing: Chip Hinnenberg, Brett Tosti
  • Additional Testing: Matthew Forbush, William Burns, Dana Fong, Chris Snyder
  • Programming Assistance: Justin Graham, Toshi Morita, Mark Haigh-Hutchinson, Edward Kilham, Aric Wilmunder, Gary Brubaker
  • Sound Editing and Processing: Clint Bajakian
  • Sound Advice: Michael Z. Land, Peter McConnell
  • Art Department Manager: Collette Michaud
  • Public Relations Manager: Sue Seserman
  • Distribution Manager: Meredith Popoff
  • Product Support Manager: Mara Kaehn
  • International Coordinator: Lisa Star
  • Director of Marketing: Mary Bihr
  • Director of Development: Steve Dauterman
  • Director of Business Operations: Jack Sorensen
  • Voice Talent: Nick Jameson, Bill Farmer, Denny Delk, Tony Pope and Ru Murleen as herself
  • Special Thanks to: Collette Michaud, Peter Chan, Tamlynn Barra, Mike Levine, Steve Purcell, Jack Sorensen, Justin Graham, Jon Levinson, Hal Barwood, Mary Fitzgerald, Wayne Cline, Jonathan Ackley, Jon Knoles, Casey Donahue Ackley
Original Star Wars Soundtrack Music
  • Performed by the London Symphony Orchestra
  • Composed and Conducted by John Williams
  • ℗© 1977 Lucasfilm Ltd.
  • Used Under Authorization. All Rights Reserved.
Source: In-game credits


Magazine articles

Main article: Star Wars: Rebel Assault/Magazine articles.

Promotional material


GamePlayers US 0705.pdf

Print advert in
Game Players (US) Vol. 7 No. 5 "May 1994" (1994-xx-xx)
also published in:
  • Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) #58: "May 1994" (1994-xx-xx)[4]
  • VideoGames (US) #66: "July 1994" (1994-xx-xx)[5]
  • GamePro (US) #60: "July 1994" (1994-xx-xx)[6]
  • EGM² (US) #1: "July 1994" (1994-07-19)[7]

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
82 №35, p148/149[8]
70 №154, p62/63[3]
60 №21, p52/53[9]
65 №34, p108[10]
75 №10/94, p92[11]
85 №23, p66-70[12]
68 №24, p64/65
82 №48, p142/143
76 №9, p92/93
77 №58, p50-52
82 №36, p46/47
78 №44, p12
81 №7/94, p82/83[13]
Sega Mega-CD
Based on
13 reviews

Mega-CD, US
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Swrebelassault mcd us manual.pdf
Mega-CD, EU
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StarWarsRebelAssault MCD EU Disc.jpg
Mega-CD, JP
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StarWarsRebelAssault MCD JP Spinecard.jpg
StarWarsRebelAssault MCD JP Disc.jpg
Mega-CD, UK (Mega Power demo disc)

Mega-CD, UK (Sega Pro demo disc)

Mega-CD, BR
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Star Wars games for Sega systems
Star Wars Arcade (1993) | Star Wars Trilogy Arcade (1998) | Star Wars Racer Arcade (2001)
Sega Master System
Star Wars (1993)
Sega Game Gear
Star Wars (1993) | Super Star Wars: Return of the Jedi (1995)
Sega Mega-CD
Star Wars: Rebel Assault (1993) | The Software Toolworks' Star Wars Chess (1994) | Super Star Wars (unreleased)
Sega 32X
Star Wars Arcade (1994)
Sega Saturn
Rebel Strike (unreleased)
Star Wars Trilogy (1997)
Sega Dreamcast
Star Wars: Episode I Racer (2000) | Star Wars: Episode I Jedi Power Battles (2000) | Star Wars Demolition (2000) | Star Wars: Super Bombad Racing (unreleased)