Articles tagged with: Rocket Knight
Sparkster is a jet pack wearing opossum equipped with a sword. The knightly rodent made his debut in Rocket Knight Adventures for the SEGA Mega Drive/Genesis in 1993. After the inevitable sequel (and spin-off), Sparkster mysteriously vanished.
Rocket Knight is Konami’s attempt at reviving the under appreciated series. Does Sparkster still have what it takes to soar high or does he just fall flat on his face?
Sparkster’s 2.5D revival finally has a release date! May 18th in North America and on May 12th in Europe, the same day as the XBLA version.
The popular 2D side-scroller, Rocket Knight Adventures was met with success on the Sega Genesis in 1993 and on Super Nintendo with Sparkster. Now, nearly 15 years later, the series is making a comeback with Rocket Knight available as a digital download.