Number of Players
1 (Single Player)
Release Date

Neo Geo

  • US 28th Aug 1995

Switch eShop

  • US 21st Dec 2017, $7.99
  • EU 21st Dec 2017, £6.29


  • Review Pulstar (Switch eShop / Neo Geo)

    Not just a pretty face

    The lush pre-rendered visuals of Donkey Kong Country certainly impressed in 1994, so it seemed inevitable that other companies would employ the technique in an attempt to draw admiring glances. So it was that Aicom released Pulstar the following year on Neo Geo. The end results was both visually impressive and lots of fun...

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About The Game

PULSTAR is a side-scrolling shooting game released by SNK in 1995 in Japan. Control the Dino246, and take down the aliens who are attacking the solar system.

The game features a variety of offensive and defensive options, including five unique Voyager items and special IO items. Use everything at your disposal to protect your ship and defeat the alien threat!