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Shining Force: The Legacy of Great Intention, more commonly referred to as Shining Force, is a strategy role-playing game released for Mega Drive/Genesis in 1992 and later for the Wii Virtual Console in 2007. The game is a turn-based RPG, each character from both sides taking turns to occupy a single space each, attacking the opposing side, casting spells, using items, and more. (Read more...)
After Dark Dragon was sealed, and all memories of him were buried, the land of Rune was in peace for 1,000 years. However, an outbreak of monsters attacked the land, with the guidance of Darksol - who's intention is to resurrect Dark Dragon. Max, the main protagonist, is then sent on a mission to prevent Darksol from fulfilling his wishes. He journeys around Rune, recruiting a number of allies to the Shining Force, while battling the hordes of Runefaust. Eventually, Max is able to forge the legendary Chaos Breaker and uses it to reach the Castle of the Ancients, where Darksol plans to resurrect Dark Dragon.