ActRaiser 2

ActRaiser 2 SNESActRaiser 2 is a side-scrolling platform game for the Super NES released by Enix in November 1993 The sequel to the Enix game ActRaiser, it tells a story that parallels the famous religious epics Paradise Lost and Dante’s Inferno. The position of ActRaiser 2 in the series timeline is not explicitly revealed, however many plot details suggest that ActRaiser 2 may actually be a prequel to the original ActRaiser, or take place in another universe entirely.

Game Rating : 5/5 (2)
Publisher: Square Enix
Game Type : Action
Release Date : 29 October 1993
Modes : Single Player

ActRaiser 2 (SNES) Gameplay

The game play is slightly advanced when compared to its predecessor but still has the same side scrolling platforming element to it. The Master in this game has a full set of win which players must use to navigate through dungeons and fly from platform to platform. The Master has a sword for attack and a shield for blocking however, it is the magic in the game which makes it great fun.

ActRaiser 2 SNES

The game starts off with the Master fighting with Tanzra to give the player a background story of why Tanzra hates the Master. Tanzra was at one time fighting side by side with the Master until he rebelled against him. Having lost to the Master, he was banished from Heaven. After his defeat, the body of Tanzra fell into the underworld and feeding from his hate for the Master,Tanzra’s 7 deadly sins and their minions combined their power to raise the spirit of their leader. Now awake, Tanzra vows to defeat the Master and starts off by released his demons to the world. Taking on the role of the Master once again, players must play as him and defeat Tanzra once again with the help of his angel associates called the Crystallis

ActRaiser 2 SNES Gameplay

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ActRaiser 2 (SNES) Q and A

Question : What Are The Game Controls For ActRaiser?
Answer : Here They Are.
L : Nothing
R : Nothing
A : Jump
B : Jump
X : Attack
Y : Attack
Start : Pause
Select : To Be Added

If you plan to play this game it might help to learn the game controls first. If any of these controls for ActRaiser are incorrect please let us know by posting a comment below

Question : Is ActRaiser 2 Any Good?
Answer : Below is how ActRaiser 2 Super Nintendo game rated on popular gaming sites on the internet. This should give you a good idea if the game is worth playing or not.

  • EGM = 8.75 / 10
  • IGN = 7.5 / 10
  • Nintendo Power = 3.675 / 5

Question : How Long Does It Take To Complete ActRaiser 2 On The SNES?
Answer : If you plan to play this game you will be interested to know how long this game will take to complete and how hard people rate this game. The below stats were taken from

  • ActRaiser Main Story : 4 Hours 30 Minutes
  • Main Story + Extras : 5 Hours 15 Minutes
  • Retired : 4%

If you have played this game please post a comment below and let us know what you thought of the game, How long it took you to complete and how hard do you think the game was?

Question : Is It Illegal To Download and Play a ROM of ActRaiser ?
Answer : Yes it is illegal.  Nintendo have posted the following on there website “whether you have possession of a Nintendo ROM for a limited amount of time, i.e. 24 hours, it is illegal to download and play a Nintendo ROM from the Internet”  which makes it clear that downloading ROMS is completely illegal.  A lot of people say this is a grey area, Some say as long as you own ActRaiser on the SNES you can download and play the ROM as a backup to the physical media, this is not true.  Nintendo see ROMS as a threat to date to the intellectual property rights of video game developers.

Question : This Game Is Hard, Do You Have Any Cheats For This Game?
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Justin Mermack

Justin is a gaming enthusiast that relishes replaying and reminiscing with fellow gamers about the retro video games we all grew up loving. Using his spare time, he writes on all things Nintendo, but you'll be hard-pressed not to find a controller in his hand.

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