Official Title  Blast Radius
Common Title  Blast Radius
Serial Number(s)  SLES-01192
Region  PAL
Genre / Style  Shooter

Developer  Camden Development Studio.
Publisher  Psygnosis.
Date Released  7 July 1998
Disc Number &
Printed Serial Number

Serial Number In Disc SLES-01192
Media Disc ID N / A
Number Of Tracks 11
( 1 Data Track &
10 Audio Tracks )
Approx. Image Size
( Image Format Used )
( .bin / .cue )
Approx.Size On Disc MB
Approx. Archive Size
( Archive Type Used )
( 1 RAR File with
2% Recovery )
Barcode Number(s)
( UPC / EAN )

From the back cover.
  •  053203037793  - 


Menus and gameplay are in French.

In Blast Radius, you are the last member of an elite fighter squadron, and you have landed in the middle of the conflict between the evil Kotan-Kai and the docile Vorn. The Vorn want you to defend them; in return, you’ll get to fly nine of their most advanced spacecraft. Take out the Kotan-Kai with 13 different weapons including torpedoes, rockets, seeker missiles, and fusion nukes in 40 levels of intense dogfighting action. After successfully defending the Vorn, use a link-cable to destroy your friends in the Two-Player mode.

* 9 unique spacecrafts with 13 different weapons
* 40 missions in 10 worlds
* Over 35 different types of enemies
* Variety of obstacles and traps
* 2 player simultaneous gameplay

  Manufacturer's description:

Angry and alienated, you are Kayne, the sole surviving warrior of the legendary Wolf Squadron. You have been approached by the Vorn, a benign race besieged by the brutal Kotan-Kai - in return for your flight and fighting skills, they will reward you with their most advanced craft and weapons. So throw yourself into battle and dogfight your way to victory. After all, you're their only hope.

Choice of 9 assault crafts, each with its own appearance, weapons and controls.

Battle 37 types of highly intelligent enemy crafts, including bounty hunters, crime spaceships and military ships.

Unique 3D environmental elements including asteroids, cloaked planets, satellites, wormholes and kamikaze drones.

Endless gameplay action with 40 missions covering 10 sectors.

  • Third & First person perspectives.
  • 3D graphics
  • Cartoon graphics
  • SCI-FI & Futuristic themes.
Number Of Players  1 or 2 Players
Number Of Memory Card Blocks  1 Block
Compatible Controllers Tested
( Official Gamepads Only )
 Standard Controller ( Analog Controller compatible )
Compatible Light Guns
( Official Light Guns Only )
Other Compatible Controllers
( Official Controllers Only )
Special Controllers Included Or
Supported ( Official Only )
Vibration Function Compatible  No
Multi-Tap Function Compatible  No
Link Cable Function Compatibile  Yes
Emulator  ePSXe v.2.0
Video Plugin  Pete's OpenGL2 GPU Core 2.0.0 ( internal X & Internal Y= Very High, Stretching mode: Stretch to full window size, render Mode: 2 (Use framebuffer object) text filt = 2 FPS limit= 63, Compatibility=2,3,2; Shader effects= 5 (GLSlang Files (gpuPeteOGL2-slv/slf))
Audio Plugin  ePSXe SPU Core v.2.0.0
CD-ROM Plugin  ePSXe CDRom Plugin
Game Pad Plugin  N / A
Vibration Compatible  The game doesn't have it.
Console Bios Used  SCPH7502

  NOTE:   This is not the only possible combination of plugins. There are others that will work (better or worse) for your particular hardware. We provide you with one working set-up so that you may get the game up and running, hassle-free. Testing other emulators/plugins is up to you.

  Move spacecraft in desired direction -  D-Pad or Left Analog Stick
  PSelect options, fire weapons -  X Button
  Fire second weapon -  Circle Button
  Select Weapon -  Square Button
  Cancel selection and return to menu, select/deselect second weapon -  Triangle Button
  Forward/reverse thrust -  R1 or L1 Button
  Roll left/right -  L2 or R2 Button
  Change camera angle -  Select Button
  Pause game -  Start Button


  All Upgraded Ships -   At the Main Menu press Right, L1, Up, Up, Down, Right, R2, L2, R2, Down, Up, Down. Start a game with any ship and quit. Then, start again 
  Hidden Levels -   At the main menu press L1, Left, L2, Down, Select, Left, Down, R2, R2, R2, Select, Up 
  Wraith Ship -   At the Main Menu press Left, Right, L1, Left, Right, L1. R2, R2, L2, Left. Right, Up. Start a game and exit. Then, start again 
  Extra Points -   Press R1 + L2 + X while battling Kotan-Kai 
  New Life -   Press X + R1 + L2 when firing torpedoes 
  Power Up -   Press X + Triangle + Square when firing fusion nukes 
  Level Jump -   Press X + R1 + Square after destroying the Vorn opponents 

 - Jewel Case Covers
Dim. - 640 x 659 pix.
Res. - 200 dpi
File Size - 58 KB
Dim. - 640 x 569 pix.
Res. - 350 dpi
File Size - 74 KB
 - Advert Covers
Dim. - 1600 x 2119 pix.
Res. - 300 dpi
File Size - 1'35 MB
Dim. - 2605 x 3541 pix.
Res. - 300 dpi
File Size - 1'97 MB
 - Disc Cover

  • Blast Radius [SLUS-00642]   
  • Blast Radius [SLES-01169]   

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