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A [[Sega Mega Drive]] version was at one point in development, having been ported by [[Reflections Interactive]] for [[Psygnosis]]. Psygnosis dropped the game in mid-1994{{fileref|Mega UK 22.pdf|page=6}} leaving the project without a publisher. It was then taken back by Flair Software and Titus Interactive, only to be cancelled entirely. Working titles appear to have been '''''Castle Game''''' and '''''Top Hat'''''.
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A [[Sega Mega Drive]] version was at one point in development, having been ported by [[Reflections Interactive]] for [[Psygnosis]]. Psygnosis dropped the game in mid-1994{{fileref|Mega UK 22.pdf|page=6}} leaving the project without a publisher. It was then taken back by Flair Software and Titus Interactive in 1996, only to be cancelled entirely. Working titles appear to have been '''''Castle Game''''' and '''''Top Hat'''''.
 
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Whizz
System(s): Sega Saturn
Publisher:
Developer:
Sound driver: SCSP/CD-DA (5 tracks)
Genre: Action































Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Saturn
JP
¥5,800 T-36102G
Sega Saturn
UK
£39.99[1] T-9514H-50
Sega Saturn
FR
?F T-9514H-50
Sega Saturn
DE
DM ? T-9514H-50
Sega Saturn
ES
?Ptas T-9514H-50



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Whizz, called Akupyon Game Whizz (アクピョン・ゲーム ウィズ) in Japan, is a 1997 action game by Flair Software for the Sega Saturn.

Versions

Localised names

Also known as
Language Localised Name English Translation
English Whizz Whizz
Japanese Akupyon Game Whizz (アクピョン・ゲーム ウィズ)

Magazine articles

Main article: Whizz/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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also published in:
  • Consoles + (FR) #62: "Février 1997" (1997-xx-xx)More...[2]

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
50 №455, p34
61 №31, p60/61[1]
47 №1997-30, p215[3]
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53
Based on
3 reviews

Saturn, EU
Whizz Saturn EU Box.jpg
Cover
Saturn, JP
Whizz Saturn JP Box Back.jpgWhizz Saturn JP Box Front.jpg
Cover
Whizz Saturn JP Spinecard.jpg
Spinecard
Whizz Saturn JP Disc.jpg
Disc

Unreleased versions

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Whizz
Publisher: Psygnosis, Titus Interactive
Developer: Reflections, Flair Software
Planned release date: Autumn 1994[4], 1995, 1996
System(s): Sega Mega Drive

A Sega Mega Drive version was at one point in development, having been ported by Reflections Interactive for Psygnosis. Psygnosis dropped the game in mid-1994[5] leaving the project without a publisher. It was then taken back by Flair Software and Titus Interactive in 1996, only to be cancelled entirely. Working titles appear to have been Castle Game and Top Hat.

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
87 №48, p70/71[6]
85 №84, p52
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86
Based on
2 reviews

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Saturn
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
294,896,112 CD-ROM (EU) T-9514H-50 V1.000
Sega Saturn
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
297,673,824 1997-08-08 CD-ROM (JP) T-36102G V1.000

References