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Ghen War
System(s): Sega Saturn
Publisher: Virgin Interactive Entertainment (Japan, Europe), Sega (US)
Developer:
Sound driver: SCSP/CD-DA (9 tracks)
Genre: Action Shooting[2], Action[3]

















Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Saturn
JP
¥5,800 (5,974)5,800e[4] T-7004G
Sega Rating: All Ages
Sega Saturn
US
$59.9959.99[6] 81001
ESRB: Kids to Adults
Sega Saturn
EU
T-7010H-50
ELSPA: 11+ OK
Sega Saturn
DE
T-7010H-50
USK: 12
Sega Saturn
UK
£39.9939.99[8] T-7010H-50
ELSPA: 11+ OK
Sega Saturn
PL

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Ghen War (ゲン ウォー) is a first person mech shooter for the Sega Saturn.

Production credits

Game Production
  • Original Concept: Robert Leyland
  • Programmers: Eric Hammond, Robert Leyland, Steve Scholl
  • Assistant Programmers: Brad Van Tighem, Brian Gebala, Scott LaValley
  • Game Design: Robert Leyland, Eric Hammond, Greg Hammond, Eric Rawlins, Steve Scholl
  • Art Supervisor: Jenny Martin
  • Artists: Richard Antaki, John Broenen, Suzie Greene, Greg Hammond, Madeline Preisner, Brian Ransom, Arlin Robins
  • Interior Modelling: Greg Hammond
  • Level Music: Brian Coburn
  • Sound Effects: Brian Coburn, Eric Hammond
  • Ghen Creatures Original Concept Art: Marc Sasso
  • Ghen 3D Models and Animation: Greg Hammond
  • Sega of America Assistant Producer: Eric Rawlins
  • Jumpin' Jack Producer: Lawrence Berkin
  • Sega of America Sr. Producer: Steven Apour
Sega Support
bygone dogs are Joel Alvares: Guitar and Vocals; Tim Alan: Bassist; and Jean Claude Aknin: Drums. Contact bygone dogs at 415-267-1891 or see Sega Web Site: http://www.segaoa.com.
Movie Production
  • Executive Producer: Steven Apour
  • Director: Alan Haft
  • Producers: Mark Bakshi, Alan Haft, Rick Singer
  • Story by: Steven Apour, Scot Bayless, Alan Haft, Roberty Leyland, Eric Rawlins
  • Screenwriter: Al Haft
  • Production Manager: Andrea Miloro
  • Production Coordinator: Cari Chanin
  • 1st Assistant Director: Kris Krengel
  • Production Designer: Steve Jordan
  • Director of Photography: Tony Cutrono
  • Casting Directors: Joy Dickson, Nicole Arbusto
  • Construction Coordinator: Don Helderle
  • Post Production Group: Michael Palermo Filmcore.Encore
  • Gaffer: Antonio Soriano
  • Key Grip: Craig Horowitz
  • Key Hair Make-up Artist: Cynthia Bachman
  • Propmaster: Coburn Hawk
  • Script Supervisors: Ira Hurvitz, Dulanie Ellis
  • Set Decorator: Antoinette Ensley
  • Sound Mixer: Russell White
  • Boom Operator: Jeff Leemon
  • Special Effects SPFX: Ted Smith-Nelson FX
  • Video Engineer: Tim Gamble
  • Visual Effects: Ruieta and Deenan DaSilver - Digital Illusion
  • Costume Designer: Gamela Fakhry-Smith
Actors
  • Jenner: Vaughn Armstrong
  • Boxhead: William Youmans
  • Gina: K.K. Dodds
  • Akira: Jay Lacopo
  • Braxton: Barry Cullison
  • Reynolds: Al White
  • Wilson: Tuesday Knight
  • Guard #1: Mary Amadeo Ingersoll
  • Guard #2: John Alves
  • Xylan's Voice: Rick Singer
Source:
US manual[9]

Magazine articles

Main article: Ghen War/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

GhenWar Saturn JP Flyer.pdf

PDF
JP flyer
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JP print advert
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Print advert in Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) #1996-02: "1996-02 (1996-02-09)" (1996-01-26)
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Print advert in Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) #1996-03: "1996-03 (1996-02-23)" (1996-02-09)
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Print advert in Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) #1996-06: "1996-06 (1996-04-12)" (1996-03-22)

Physical scans

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Based on
0 review
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
576 KByte (HU)
78
[10]
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
49
[11]
Famitsu (JP) NTSC-J
60
[12]
Game Players (US) NTSC-U
81
[6]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
88
[13]
GamesMaster (UK) PAL
78
[14]
Joypad (FR) PAL
60
[15]
MAN!AC (DE) NTSC-U
78
[16]
Mega Fun (DE) PAL
75
[17]
Mean Machines Sega (UK) PAL
71
[8]
Player One (FR)
60
[18]
Saturn+ (UK) NTSC-U
85
[19]
Secret Service (PL)
56
[20]
Sega Power (UK) PAL
80
[21]
Sega Pro (UK) NTSC
85
[22]
Sega Saturn Magazine (UK) PAL
78
[23]
Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
63
[24]
Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
48
[25]
Total Saturn (UK) PAL
79
[26]
Video Games (DE) NTSC-J
63
[27]
Sega Saturn
71
Based on
20 reviews

Ghen War

Saturn, JP
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Cover
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Spinecard
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Disc
Saturn, US
GhenWar Saturn US Box Back.jpgGhenWar Saturn US Box Front.jpg
Cover
GhenWar Saturn US Disc.jpg
Disc
Ghenwar sat us manual.pdf
Manual
Saturn, EU
GhenWars saturn eu cover.jpg
Cover
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Disc
Saturn, FR (Blister pack)
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Cover
Saturn, DE
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Cover
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Disc

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Saturn
 ?
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
430,519,488 CD-ROM (EU) T-7010H-50 V1.000
Sega Saturn
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
427,624,176 1996-03-12 CD-ROM (JP) T-7004G V1.047
Sega Saturn
CRC32
MD5
SHA-1
430,131,408 CD-ROM (US) 81001 V1.034

External links

  • Sega of America webpage: Saturn

References

  1. Sega Visions, "September 1995" (US; 1995-xx-xx), page 19
  2. File:GhenWar Saturn JP Box Back.jpg
  3. 3.0 3.1 https://sega.jp/fb/segahard/ss/soft_licensee2.html (Wayback Machine: 2019-10-02 10:31)
  4. File:GhenWar Saturn JP Flyer.pdf
  5. https://groups.google.com/g/rec.games.video.sega/c/7nh8YktJ75I/m/pW1sg04Azx0J
  6. 6.0 6.1 Game Players, "Vol. 9 No. 1 January 1996" (US; 199x-xx-xx), page 86
  7. Computer & Video Games, "July 1996" (UK; 1996-06-12), page 49
  8. 8.0 8.1 Mean Machines Sega, "August 1996" (UK; 1996-07-05), page 70
  9. File:Ghenwar sat us manual.pdf, page 25
  10. 576 KByte, "Szeptember 1996" (HU; 1996-xx-xx), page 34
  11. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "December 1995" (US; 1995-xx-xx), page 44
  12. Famitsu, "1996-05-03" (JP; 1996-04-19), page 1
  13. GamePro, "February 1996" (US; 199x-xx-xx), page 62
  14. GamesMaster, "July 1996" (UK; 1996-06-06), page 50
  15. Joypad, "Octobre 1996" (FR; 1996-xx-xx), page 79
  16. MAN!AC, "03/96" (DE; 1996-02-14), page 46
  17. Mega Fun, "10/96" (DE; 1996-09-18), page 66
  18. Player One, "Octobre 1996" (FR; 1996-xx-xx), page 116
  19. Saturn+, "Easter/April 1996" (UK; 1996-03-07), page 52
  20. Secret Service, "Lipiec/Sierpień 1997" (PL; 1997-xx-xx), page 67
  21. Sega Power, "March 1996" (UK; 1996-01-18), page 34
  22. Sega Pro, "February 1996" (UK; 1995-12-28), page 32
  23. Sega Saturn Magazine, "July 1996" (UK; 1996-06-20), page 80
  24. Sega Saturn Magazine, "1996-08 (1996-05-10,24)" (JP; 1996-04-26), page 230
  25. Sega Saturn Magazine, "Readers rating final data" (JP; 2000-03), page 17
  26. Total Saturn, "Volume One Issue Four" (UK; 1996-12-29), page 28
  27. Video Games, "2/96" (DE; 1996-01-24), page 77


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