The Story of Thor 2

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The Story of Thor 2
Publisher: Sega
System(s): Sega Saturn
ROM size: 94MB
Genre: Action, RPG

Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Saturn JP 1996-04-26 ¥5,800 GS-9053
Sega Saturn US 1996-07-31 $? 81302
Sega Saturn EU 1996-09-19 £? MK81302-50

US title screen.

The Story of Thor 2, known in Japan as Thor: Seireioukiden (トア 精霊王紀伝) and the US as The Legend of Oasis, is video game on the Sega Saturn console. It is the prequel to The Story of Thor: A Successor of the Light/Beyond Oasis on the Sega Mega Drive. The music was composed by Yuzo Koshiro, who is also famous for composing music for the Streets of Rage series.

Saving Data

The game makes use of the Saturn's internal battery back-up as well as the Saturn Backup Memory to save data for system configuration as well as progress. You can save a total of three games on the system RAM and three games on the Back-Up Ram Cart.

The Story of Thor 2 Save Data
Name Comment File Size
The Legend of Oasis Save Data
Name Comment File Size
OASIS2__SYS Config. 3

Production Credits

Original Product:

Main Programmer: Yukio Takahashi
Sub Programmer: Hideki Koyama, Kazutoyo Kobayashi, Kotaro Takahashi
Game Designer, Main Planner: Kataru Uchimura
Map Designer, Sub Planner: Tetsuya Kawabata
Art Director, Character Designer: Ayano Koshiro
Illustrator, Main Object Designer: Hitoshi Ariga
Sub Object Designer: Tokiko Kawano
Main Field Designer: Hisashi Yokota
Sub Field Designer: Masahiro Kurokawa, Keisuke Miyanaga
Scenario Writer: Juri Ogawa
Music Composer, Producer: Yuzo Koshiro
Special Thanks to: Kunihiro Shirahata

U.S. Product:

Producer: Bill Person
Project Manager: Seth Gerson
Lead Tester: Jeff Loney
Assistant Leads: Anthony Lynch, Tricia Gray, Tim Mcknew
Testers: Maya Decampos, Kingsley Sur, Don Carmichael, Karen Brown, Jeremy Caine, Jeff Junio, Chris Lucich, Arnold Feener, Ernie Deakyne, Fred Selker, Raul Orozco
Special Thanks to: David Wood, Te SEEDY Lounge, The Omega Group

Sega Sound Library BY InVision Interactive Inc.
Pictures Created By Select Effects™ are used partially in this game.
Select Effects™©1993 Cascom international,inc.
Presented By Sega
Music Composed By Yuzo Koshiro

Promotional Material

Physical Scans

Sega Saturn 79 Sega Retro Average 
Based on 9 reviews
Publication Score Source
Computer & Video Games 80 №179, p72/73
EDGE 60 №34, p84/85
Fun Generation 80
Mean Machines Sega 89 №47, p66-69Media:MeanMachinesSega47UK.pdf
neXt Level 85
Player One 89 №67, p108/109
Sega Power 54 №81
Sega Saturn Magazine 89 №11, p80/81
Video Games (DE) 84
Saturn, US
Legendofoasis sat us manual.pdf
Saturn, EU
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StoryofThor2 Saturn EU Disc.jpg
Saturn, JP
Thor2 sat jp frontcover.jpgThor2 sat jp backcover.jpg
TheStoryofThor2 Saturn JP Spinecard.jpg
Thor2 sat jp disc.jpg