Ristar [Model 1555]

A 23-year-old Sega Genesis Game by SEGA of America, Inc.

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): ristar


Ristar © 1995 Sega of America, Incorporated.

North American release.


Game ID: 1555


Ristar for Genesis was released on February 16, 1995 in North America.

There was a lot of changes between regions for Ristar. For example in the original Japanese version, the Ice Planet's boss was a robotic cat. In the Western versions, it was an ice monster. Other changes were made like the story of the Legendary Hero was not in the Japanese version, Ristar was born from the wishes of help from the Elder on Flora/Neer not from the son of a giant handed hero.
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Nintendo GameCube [US] (nov.10, 2002) "Sonic Mega Collection [Model DOL-GSOE-USA]"
[US] Microsoft XBOX (nov.2, 2004) "Sonic Mega Collection Plus [Model 64057]"
[US] Sony PS2 (nov.2, 2004) "Sonic Mega Collection Plus [Model SLUS-20917]"
[US] Sony PS2 (nov.7, 2006) "Sega Genesis Collection [Model SLUS-21542]"
Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] [US] (dec.4, 2006) [Model MAGE]
Microsoft XBOX 360 [US] (feb.10, 2009) "Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection [Model 68034]"
Sony PlayStation 3 [US] (feb.10, 2009) "Sonic's Ultimate Genesis Collection [Model BLUS-30259]"

[US] Sony PSP (nov.16, 2006) "Sega Genesis Collection [Model ULUS-10192]"

PC [MS Windows, DVD-ROM] [US] (mar.9, 2007) "Sonic Mega Collection Plus"
PC [Steam] [US] (sept.13, 2010) "Ristar [Model 34312]" : both stand-alone and as part of "SEGA Genesis Classics Pack 2"
PC [MS Windows, DVD-ROM] [US] (mar.15, 2011) "Sega Genesis Classic Collection - Gold Edition"
PC [Steam] [US] (mar.25, 2011) "SEGA Genesis Classics Collection"

Game's ROM.