Crystal Warriors

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Crystal Warriors
System(s): Sega Game Gear
Publisher:
Sega Game Gear
Sega
Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console
M2[1]
Developer:
Peripherals supported: Gear-to-Gear Cable
Genre: Simulation[2][3][4]

















Number of players: 1-2
Official in-game languages:
  • 日本語
  • English
  • Release Date RRP Code
    Sega Game Gear
    JP
    ¥4,5004,500 G-3403
    Sega Game Gear
    US
    $39.9539.95[6][7] 2502
    Sega Game Gear
    EU
    2502
    Sega Game Gear
    EU
    (Classic)
    2502-50
    Sega Game Gear
    UK
    £24.9924.99[8] 2502
    Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console
    JP
    ¥286 (300)286 (300)[9]
    CERO: A
    Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console
    US
    $3.993.99[10]
    ESRB: Everyone 10+
    Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console
    EU
    €4.994.99[11]
    PEGI: 7+
    Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console
    DE
    €4.994.99[11]
    USK: 6
    Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console
    UK
    £4.494.49[11]
    PEGI: 7+

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    Crystal Warriors, known as Arliel: Crystal Densetsu (アーリエル クリスタル伝説) in Japan, is a strategy game developed and published by Sega for the Sega Game Gear.

    Versions

    Localised names

    Also known as
    Language Localised Name English Translation
    English Crystal Warriors Crystal Warriors
    English (US) Crystal Warriors Crystal Warriors
    Japanese アーリエル クリスタル伝説 Arliel: Crystal Densetsu

    Production credits

    Source:
    In-game credits


    Magazine articles

    Main article: Crystal Warriors/Magazine articles.

    Promotional material

    Logo-pdf.svg
    Print advert in Beep! MegaDrive (JP) #1991-12: "December 1991" (1991-11-08)

    Physical scans

    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Score Source
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    Based on
    0 review
    Sega Retro Average 
    Publication Version Score
    Beep! MegaDrive (JP) NTSC-J
    83
    [15]
    Consoles + (FR)
    89
    [16]
    Computer & Video Games (UK)
    81
    [8]
    Famitsu (JP) NTSC-J
    65
    [17]
    GamePro (US) NTSC-U
    76
    [6]
    Joypad (FR)
    85
    [18]
    Joystick (FR)
    85
    [19]
    Mega Force (FR)
    80
    [20]
    Player One (FR)
    80
    [21]
    Play Time (DE)
    66
    [22]
    Sega Power (UK) PAL
    93
    [23]
    Sega Pro (UK) NTSC-U
    79
    [24]
    Sega Pro (UK) PAL
    79
    [25]
    Sega Force (SE)
    91
    [26]
    Sega Force (UK) PAL
    63
    [27]
    Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
    81
    [28]
    Supersonic (FR)
    64
    [29]
    VideoGames & Computer Entertainment (US) NTSC-U
    80
    [7]
    Video Games (DE)
    77
    [30]
    Sega Game Gear
    79
    Based on
    19 reviews

    Crystal Warriors

    Game Gear, JP
    CrystalWarriors JP backcover.jpgNospine-small.pngCrystalWarriors JP cover.jpg
    Cover
    CrystalWarriors JP cart.jpg
    Cart
    Game Gear, US
    CrystalWarriors GG US Box Back.jpgNospine.pngCrystalWarriors GG US Box Front.jpg
    Cover
    CrystalWarriors EU cart.jpg
    Cart
    Crystal Warriors GG US Manual.pdf
    Manual
    Game Gear, EU
    CrystalWarriors GG EU Box Back.jpgCrystal Warriors GG EU BoxSpine.jpgCrystalWarriors EU cover.jpg
    Cover
    CrystalWarriors EU cart.jpg
    Cart
    Crystal Warriors GG EU Manual.jpg
    Manual
    Game Gear, EU (Classic)
    Crystal Warriors GG EU ClassicGG BoxBack.jpgCrystal Warriors GG EU ClassicGG BoxSpine.jpgCrystalWarriors GG EU Box Front Classic.jpg
    Cover
    CrystalWarriors EU cart.jpg
    Cart
    Crystal Warriors GG EU Manual.jpg
    Manual
    Game Gear, ZA (Classic)
    CrystalWarriors GG ZA Box Front Classic.jpg
    Cover
    CrystalWarriors EU cart.jpg
    Cart

    Technical information

    ROM dump status

    System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
    Sega Game Gear
     ?
    CRC32 35fa3f68
    MD5 45e0159738cbbaaf9f2ef7cc2ad02fcd
    SHA-1 75a04fa483fccd12a52aa18e494d542f4486577f
    256kB Cartridge (JP) 8kB backup
    Sega Game Gear
     ?
    CRC32 529c864e
    MD5 35d3fc09fcf22e35db4bac8cee9967f3
    SHA-1 6b03183b7183de17ad6fbc9938599d3d18badc1a
    256kB Cartridge (US/EU) 8kB backup

    External links

    • Sega of Japan 3DS VC catalogue pages: Game Gear
    • Nintendo catalogue pages: JP, US, UK

    References

    1. https://www.mtwo.co.jp/development/retrogame-2/#tab-4
    2. File:CrystalWarriors GG EU Box Back.jpg
    3. File:CrystalWarriors JP cover.jpg
    4. 4.0 4.1 https://sega.jp/history/hard/gamegear/software.html (Wayback Machine: 2018-12-07 04:57)
    5. Sega Visions, "May/June 1992" (US; 1992-xx-xx), page 58
    6. 6.0 6.1 GamePro, "May 1992" (US; 1992-xx-xx), page 76
    7. 7.0 7.1 VideoGames & Computer Entertainment, "June 1992" (US; 1992-0x-xx), page 64
    8. 8.0 8.1 Computer & Video Games, "July 1992 (Go! Issue 9)" (UK; 1992-06-15), page 10
    9. 9.0 9.1 http://vc.sega.jp:80/3ds/arliel/ (Wayback Machine: 2013-06-27 13:08)
    10. 10.0 10.1 http://www.nintendo.com:80/games/detail/jv53_i9skcWK9Jwj-hCXCRzihfovD8_h (Wayback Machine: 2013-06-29 16:17)
    11. 11.0 11.1 11.2 11.3 11.4 11.5 http://www.nintendolife.com/games/gamegear/crystal_warriors (Wayback Machine: 2017-06-14 00:14)
    12. https://www.nintendo.fr/Jeux/SEGA-Game-Gear/Crystal-Warriors-771925.html (archive.today)
    13. https://www.nintendo.co.uk/Games/SEGA-Game-Gear/Crystal-Warriors-771925.html (archive.today)
    14. https://www.nintendo.de/Spiele/SEGA-Game-Gear/Crystal-Warriors-771925.html (archive.today)
    15. Beep! MegaDrive, "December 1991" (JP; 1991-11-08), page 41
    16. Consoles +, "Juillet/Août 1992" (FR; 1992-0x-xx), page 121
    17. Famitsu, "1991-12-20" (JP; 1991-12-06), page 42
    18. Joypad, "Juillet 1992" (FR; 1992-06-1x), page 99
    19. Joystick, "Juin 1992" (FR; 1992-0x-xx), page 147
    20. Mega Force, "Juin 1992" (FR; 1992-06-05), page 79
    21. Player One, "Juin 1992" (FR; 1992-06-10), page 100
    22. Play Time, "7/92" (DE; 1992-06-03), page 97
    23. Sega Power, "August 1992" (UK; 1992-07-02), page 47
    24. Sega Pro, "July 1992" (UK; 1992-06-18), page 68
    25. Sega Pro, "April 1993" (UK; 1993-03-11), page 74
    26. Sega Force, "2/92" (SE; 1992-11-19), page 26
    27. Sega Force, "July 1992" (UK; 1992-06-xx), page 62
    28. Sega Saturn Magazine, "September 1995" (JP; 1995-08-08), page 88
    29. Supersonic, "Juillet/Août 1992" (FR; 1992-xx-xx), page 30
    30. Video Games, "7/92" (DE; 1992-06-24), page 98


    Crystal Warriors

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