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Arcade Archives THE ASTYANAX

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Wield the power of the Fire Axe and put an end to the dark lord's plans!

"THE ASTYANAX" is an action game released by JALECO in 1989.
After receiving a divine revelation, a warrior sets out to battle the evil demons and restore peace to the world.
Harness the power of the Fire Axe and strike your foes with conviction!

The "Arcade Archives" series has faithfully reproduced many classic Arcade masterpieces.
Players can change various game settings such as game difficulty, and also reproduce the atmosphere of arcade display settings at that time. Players can also compete against each other from all over the world with their high scores.
Please enjoy the masterpiece that built a generation for video games.

*The options menu and manual are available in Japanese, English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish.

Software description provided by the publisher.

ESRB rating

Blood, Violence

Supported play modes




Product information

Release date

May 6, 2021

No. of players


ESRB rating

Supported play modes

TV mode, Tabletop mode, Handheld mode

Game file size

47 MB

Supported languages

English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish

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This game supports:Save Data Cloud

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