Shadow Warrior (1997)

Video Game  |  Action, Comedy, Fantasy
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You are Lo Wang, a shadow warrior. Shadow warriors are the best of the best and Lo Wang is the best of the Shadow warriors. Shadow warriors are employed by major companies for defense and ... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
John William Galt ...
Lo Wang (voice)
Lee Jackson ...
Zilla (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Anime girl (voice)
Rose Schuler ...
Anime girl (voice)


You are Lo Wang, a shadow warrior. Shadow warriors are the best of the best and Lo Wang is the best of the Shadow warriors. Shadow warriors are employed by major companies for defense and Lo Wang is employed by the Zilla corporation. Power corrupts and Lo Wang discovers Master Zilla's plan to take over Japan, using creatures summoned from the dark side. A man of honor, Lo Wang quit, only to be Zilla's next target...... Written by me

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In level 4 ("Dark Woods of the Serpent"), near the end of the level you will see a flying carpet, jump to it. It will start flying down a lava pit. You will see two caverns to your right with a ninja firing at you. Kill him and jump to the caverns. Behind the caverns you will find a corridor with some explosive barrels. Shoot them (from a safe distance). You will now see, through a break in the wall, a hidden room with someone at the opposite end. Get closer and you will see that it's Lara Croft (from "Tomb Raider") imprisoned. See more »


Lo Wang: You have no honor!
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References Remo Williams: The Adventure Begins (1985) See more »

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Good fun.
8 October 2012 | by (Deadwood) – See all my reviews

From 3D realms, meet the new contender - Lo Wang. After the success of Duke Nukem, Shadow Warrior, in my opinion really rocked the boat. Yes, it reminds you on Duke Nukem so much, but try not to pay attention, only the engine is the same and the idea that Lo Wang is somewhat also a macho alpha male like Duke, the only difference is that Duke got chicks, but Lo Wang does not. Lo Wang is a former ninja and a bodyguard to a powerful business man Zilla. After Wang leave Zilla's corporation, he sends his armies of darkness to kill such a mighty warrior as Wang. As you play, you get multiple weapons, and other helpful things, also ability to operate vehicles. Lo Wang has one liners, just like Duke, and they are also based on some dry humor and manly talk. Wang is voiced by John William Galt who did an excellent job. Your enemies are also pretty cool, graphics are the same like Duke Nukem's, good for that time, gameplay is highly entertaining. If you haven't tried Shadow Warrior, I recommend you do so.

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