This game is titled Lunar: Dragon Song in North America and Lunar Genesis in Europe and Japan.
Switch fighting modes
To change between fighting modes, press R during
When trying to escape using the microphone, instead of saying "Escape", just blow into the microphone a little bit. The game picks out the "pe" part of "Escape".
If you run constantly, you will lose HP. Running should
only be used for drastic measures.
When fighting monsters in the game, you can speed up
the fight by holding L or R. If you hold L
the fight will become quicker. If you hold R the fight
will become slightly faster than holding L. If you hold
L + R ,the fight will be very fast.
Items and experience
In order to gain experience after battle, use your
stylus to tap the icon of your character. His eyes should now
be closed. After defeating enemies, you should see them turn into
golden balls. These are your experience points. However, you will
not gain any items. If you wish to receive items, tap on your
character's face again on the bottom screen with the stylus. His
eyes should now be open (Combat mode). After battle, you will
receive items, but no experience.
If you see a female statue, walk up to it and press
the action button. Your HP points and MP points will be fully
Blue treasure chests
Blue treasure chests can only be opened once all the
enemies on the screen are defeated. Afterwards, once you open
the chest you will recover 30% of your HP and MP. In order to
know how many enemies are on the screen, you will see a check
on the bottom screen, indicated that the enemy is defeated. Blue
chests usually contain armor and weapons.
View enemy stats
To view enemy stats while in battle, press X
to view a card that shows their status.
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