Altered Beast

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Altered Beast
AlteredBeastPCECD.jpg
Basic Information
Type(s)
Video Game
Activision, Asmik Entertainment, Backbone Entertainment, CPC, New Frontier, SEGA, Software Studio
Activision, Asmik Ace Entertainment, NEC, Ocean Software, SEGA, Tec Toy
Beat 'em up
PC-Engine, Arcade, Family Computer, Mega Drive, Genesis, Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, Master System, TurboGrafx-16, TurboGrafx CD, Tapwave Zodiac, MSX, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, Wii and Xbox 360
Virtual Console, Xbox Games Store
Wii
Retail Features
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Ratings
Altered Beast
United Nations International Release Date(s)
Virtual Console
June 292009
European Union European Release Date(s)
MSX and ZX Spectrum
1988

Atari ST, Commodore 64, Amstrad CPC and Master System
1989

Mega Drive
November 301990

Virtual Console
December 82006
CanadaUnited StatesMexico North American Release Date(s)
Arcade machines
1988

Genesis
August 141989

Amiga, Commodore 64 and Master System
1989

TurboGrafx-16
September 221989

TurboGrafx CD
September 221989

Virtual Console
November 192006

Xbox Games Store
June 102009

Tapwave Zodiac
2004
Japan Japanese Release Date(s)
Arcade machines
1988

Mega Drive
October 291988

PC-Engine
September 291989

Family Computer
July 201990
South Africa South African Release Date(s)
Master System
1989
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Reviews | Screenshots | Soundtrack
Videos | Walkthrough
Achievements
GOG | In-Game | Origin | PlayStation Trophies | Retro
Steam | Xbox Live

Altered Beast is an arcade game that has been made for many platforms. There is a very similar game Altered Beast: Guardian of the Realms for GBA and Project: Altered Beast for PS2 took the transformations for a more modern twist but has no other relation to original.

Gameplay[edit | edit source]

The character can kick and punch in human form. Power ups change the character in some way; for example they change appearance and give the ability to throw fireballs.

Story[edit | edit source]

The player/s in Altered Beast control resurrected human/s whom Zeus orders to rescue Athena.

Gallery[edit | edit source]