Assault City

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AssaultCity title.png
Assault City
Publisher: Sega
System(s): Sega Master System
Peripherals supported: Light Phaser
Genre: Shooting

Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Master System
$? 7040
Sega Master System
EU (Pad ver.)
€24.95 7034
Sega Master System
£29.99[1] 7040
Sega Master System
?F 7040
Sega Master System
DM ? 7040
Sega Master System
?Ptas 7040
Sega Master System
$? ?
Sega Master System
R$? ?

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Assault City is a shooting game developed by Sanritsu and published by Sega for the Sega Master System. There are two versions of the game: one which requires the use of the Light Phaser peripheral, and one which can be played with a Control Pad.

Production credits

  • Original Plan: Yasuhiro
  • Planning: Nannorio
  • Design: Miya, T.Kato, Kouchan, T.Asano
  • Program: Kimsan, Kouchan, T.Asano, Miya
  • Sound: Izuho
  • Special Thanks: Noborin, K.Sasaki, Fujiou
  • Presented by: Sega

Magazine articles

Main article: Assault City/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

CVG UK 103.pdf

Print advert in

Computer & Video Games (UK) #103: "June 1990" (1990-05-16)
also published in:

  • ACE (UK) #33: "June 1990" (1990-xx-xx)[2]

CVG UK 104.pdf

Print advert in

Computer & Video Games (UK) #104: "July 1990" (1990-06-16)

CVG UK 105.pdf

Print advert in

Computer & Video Games (UK) #105: "August 1990" (1990-07-16)
also published in:

  • Computer & Video Games (UK) #106: "September 1990" (1990-08-16)[3]

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
48 №34, p56[4]Media:ACE UK 34.pdf
70 №2, p26
70 №4, p91[5]Media:CGtC UK 04.pdf
75 №101, p105[6]Media:CVG UK 101.pdf
51 №32, p53[7]Media:TGM UK 32.pdf
40 №2/34
85 №2, p52[8]Media:PlayerOne FR 002.pdf
69 №5
60 №23, p55
81 №1, p23[9]Media:SegaPro UK 01.pdf
78 №8, p91
Sega Master System
Based on
11 reviews

Master System, US
AssaultCity US cover.jpg
Master System, EU
Light Phaser version
AssaultCity EU cover.jpg
Master System, EU
Control Pad version
AssaultCity EU CP cover.jpg
Master System, EU
Control Pad version; ® variant
AssaultCity EU CP R cover.jpg
Master System, AU

Master System, BR
AssaultCity SMS BR backcover.jpgNospine.pngAssaultCity SMS BR cover.jpg
AssaultCity SMS BR Cart.jpg


  1. File:CVG UK 103.pdf, page 105
  2. File:ACE UK 33.pdf, page 28
  3. File:CVG UK 106.pdf, page 80
  4. File:ACE UK 34.pdf, page 56
  5. File:CGtC UK 04.pdf, page 91
  6. File:CVG UK 101.pdf, page 105
  7. File:TGM UK 32.pdf, page 53
  8. File:PlayerOne FR 002.pdf, page 52
  9. File:SegaPro UK 01.pdf, page 23