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 _/ Notes \___________________________________________________________________
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| Primal Rage was released in the early 1990s across numerous platforms. The  |
| different incarnations of the game vary in their moves and mini-games. For  |
| example, the infamous golden shower fatality in absent in all variations of |
| the game except the original arcade release. This guide covers only the     |
| Jaguar CD version of the game, so anything listed here may not apply to     |
| other versions of the game.                                                 |
|                                                                             |
| All moves and controls come from the manual itself. For all moves, assume   |
| facing right.                                                               |
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 __________________________________________________________/ Basic Controls \_
|=============================================================================|
| Depending on your controller, the control scheme is slightly different. If  |
| you are using 3-Button Controller you will can still perform all the moves, |
| either by pressing two buttons at once or by using the numeric pad.         |
|                                                                             |
| 3-Button Controller                         6-Button Controller             |
|  A-Button (Low Quick Strike)                 A-Button (Low Power Strike)    |
|  B-Button (High Fierce Strike)               B-Button (Low Fierce Strike)   |
|  C-Button (High Quick Strike)                C-Button (Low Quick Strike)    |
|  Option (Low Fierce Strike)                  X-Button (High Power Strike)   |
|  B- & C-Buttons (High Power Strike)          Y-Button (High Fierce Strike)  |
|  A-Button & Option (Low Power Strike)        Z-Button (High Quick Strike)   |
|                                                                             |
| Numeric Pad                                                                 |
|  1-Button (High Quick Strike)                2-Button (High Fierce Strike)  |
|  3-Button (High Power Strike)                4-Button (Low Quick Strike)    |
|  5-Button (Low Fierce Strike)                6-Button (Low Power Strike)    |
|                                                                             |
| Special moves are performed differently in Primal Rage than in most two-    |
| dimensional fighters. Instead of inputing a directional command and then    |
| pressing a button, Primal Rage has you hold the buttons and then enter a    |
| directional command. Specific character moves are listed below.             |
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 _/ Armadon \_________________________________________________________________
|=============================================================================|
| For over a million years, Armadon dwelled in his cave beneath the Earth's   |
| crust, telepathically linked to the biomass. The Cataclysms and the battles |
| for supremacy over the changing planet tortured him. Now, he has risen to   |
| settle things once and for all.                                             |
|                                                                             |
| Basic Moves                                                                 |
|  High Quick Strike (Snout Gouge)         Low Quick Strike (Short Tail Whip) |
|  High Fierce Strike (Upper Snout Gouge)  Low Fierce Strike (Long Tail Whip) |
|  High Power Strike (Power Snout Gouge)   Low Power Strike (Power Tail Whip) |
|                                                                             |
| Special Moves                                                               |
|  Bed-O-Nails       High Fierce Strike & Low Quick Strike + |  ^             |
|                                                            v  |             |
|                                                                             |
|  Iron Maiden       High Fierce Strike & Low Quick Strike + <- o  ^  o ->    |
|                                                                \ | /        |
|                                                                             |
|  Mega Charge       High Quick Strike & Low Quick Strike + <- / | \  ->      |
|                                                             o  v  o         |
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                                                                  __________
 ________________________________________________________________/ Blizzard \_
|=============================================================================|
| Blizzard is a noble god, the essence of the animal spirit. Frozen for       |
| millennia at the heart of an immense glacier in the Himalayas, Blizzard was |
| released when the Earth met the Great Meteor. He lived high in the          |
| mountains, descending only when threatened. His animal power and age-old    |
| wisdom makes him almost unstoppable.                                        |
|                                                                             |
| Basic Moves                                                                 |
|  High Quick Strike (Right Jab)           Low Quick Strike (Left Low Punch)  |
|  High Fierce Strike (Left Jab)           Low Fierce Strike (Left Uppercut)  |
|  High Power Strike (Power Jab)           Low Power Strike (Power Uppercut)  |
|                                                                             |
| Special Moves                                                               |
|  Air Throw         (close) High Fierce Strike & Low Quick Strike            |
|                                                                             |
|  Freeze Breath     High Quick Strike & High Fierce Strike &                 |
|                                                   Low Fierce Strike + <- -> |
|                                                                             |
|  Mega Punch        High Quick Strike & High Fierce Strike + <- ->           |
|_____________________________________________________________________________|
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 _/ Chaos \___________________________________________________________________
|=============================================================================|
| Chaos, the mightiest witch doctor on the first continent, wanted to control |
| the evolution of humanity. During his quest, he cast a mighty spell that    |
| backfired and turned him into a foul, disgusting beast, forced to wallow in |
| his own filth for eons. During the Cataclysm, Chaos prayed to Throshti, god |
| of Carrion, for release. To restore his greatness, he must defeat all his   |
| enemies. When his task is completed, Chaos will regain control of his life  |
| and lead his tribe to greatness.                                            |
|                                                                             |
| Basic Moves                                                                 |
|  High Quick Strike (Left Jab)           Low Quick Strike (Low Punch)        |
|  High Fierce Strike (Right Cross)       Low Fierce Strike (Right Head Bash) |
|  High Power Strike (Power Jab)          Low Power Strike (Power Grab)       |
|                                                                             |
| Special Moves                                                               |
|  Grab-N-Throw      High Fierce Strike & Low Fierce Strike + -> <-           |
|                                                                             |
|  Ground Shaker     High Fierce Strike & Low Quick Strike + <- o <-  /       |
|                                                                \   o        |
|                                                                             |
|  Power Puke        High Quick Strike & Low Fierce Strike + ^  o             |
|                                                            | /  ->          |
|_____________________________________________________________________________|
                                                                    ________
 __________________________________________________________________/ Diablo \_
|=============================================================================|
| Diablo is evil in its purest form. He was released from a fiery prison deep |
| within Earth, to which he was drawn by the pain and torment caused in the   |
| Great Cataclysms. When he has conquered the planet, he will live just to    |
| torture it. If none are left to oppose him, he will burn the entire planet, |
| sparing only the cruel and vicious.                                         |
|                                                                             |
| Basic Moves                                                                 |
|  High Quick Strike (Straight Chomp)     Low Quick Strike (Right Lep Rip)    |
|  High Fierce Strike (Quick Jab Chomp)   Low Fierce Strike (Tail Whip)       |
|  High Power Strike (Power Chomp)        Low Power Strike (Power Whip)       |
|                                                                             |
| Special Moves                                                               |
|  Hot Foot          High Fierce Strike & Low Fierce Strike + o  \            |
|                                                              \  o           |
|                                                                             |
|  Inferno Flash     High Fierce Strike & Low Quick Strike &               ^  |
|                                                      Low Fierce Strike + |  |
|                                                                             |
|  Torch             High Quick Strike & Low Quick Strike + ^  o              |
|                                                           | /  ->           |
|_____________________________________________________________________________|
   ________
 _/ Sauron \__________________________________________________________________
|=============================================================================|
| Sauron is the god of Hunger. When he was released from his sleep of ages by |
| the catastrophe, his instinct forced him to devour human flesh to remain    |
| immortal. The hungry hordes of humanity worshipped him, but lived in fear   |
| of his presence. Because, many humans had sought refuge with other rulers   |
| of the planet, Sauron must defeat the others and feast in their followers.  |
|                                                                             |
| Basic Moves                                                                 |
|  High Quick Strike (Straight Chomp)     Low Quick Strike (Right Leg Rip)    |
|  High Fierce Strike (Lunge Chomp)       Low Fierce Strike (Tail Whip)       |
|  High Power Strike (Power Chomp)        Low Power Strike (Power Whip)       |
|                                                                             |
| Special Moves                                                               |
|  Cranium Crusher   High Quick Strike & Low Fierce Strike + |  ^             |
|                                                            v  |             |
|                                                                             |
|  Earthquake Stomp  High Quick Strike & High Fierce Strike &          ^  |   |
|                                                  Low Fierce Strike + |  v   |
|                                                                             |
|  Primal Scream     High Quick Strike & Low Quick Strike + |  ^              |
|                                                           v  |              |
|_____________________________________________________________________________|
                                                                     _______
 ___________________________________________________________________/ Talon \_
|=============================================================================|
| Talon was the great chief of the Raptor Clan on a hidden South Pacific      |
| island for eons. When the Great Meteor rearranged the continents, Talon's   |
| island came in contact with the mainland. Wanting to ensure the safety of   |
| his wives and children, Talon set out to eliminate all dangers to his       |
| clan's welfare. Talon prefers to live in luxury, keeping humans as cattle   |
| and hunting them for sport.                                                 |
|                                                                             |
| Basic Moves                                                                 |
|  High Quick Strike (Left Slash)         Low Quick Strike (Slash Kick)       |
|  High Fierce Strike (Upper Chomp)       Low Fierce Strike (Roundhouse Kick) |
|  High Power Strike (Power Chomp)        Low Power Strike (Power Kick)       |
|                                                                             |
| Special Moves                                                               |
|  Brain Basher      High Fierce Strike & Low Quick Strike + <- o  ^  o ->    |
|                                                                \ | /        |
|                                                                             |
|  Frantic Fury      High Quick Strike & Low Fierce Strike + <-  / | \ ->     |
|                                                               o  v  o       |
|                                                                             |
|  Pounce And Flip   High Fierce Strike & Low Quick Strike + -> | \           |
|                                                               v  o          |
|_____________________________________________________________________________|
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 _/ Vertigo \_________________________________________________________________
|=============================================================================|
| Long ago a sorceress named Vertigo appeared from another dimension. In a    |
| great magical battle during the Mesozoic Wars, Vertigo was banished to the  |
| moon by the arch-mage Balsafas. The meteor crash weakened the old shields   |
| enough for Vertigo to return and enslave the planet once again. Once        |
| victorious, she plans to enslave hordes of humans and have them build an    |
| insane palace in multiple dimensions.                                       |
|                                                                             |
| Basic Moves                                                                 |
|  High Quick Strike (Jab Chomp)          Low Quick Strike (Tail Whip)        |
|  High Fierce Strike (Lunge Chomp)       Low Fierce Strike (Snap Tail Whip)  |
|  High Power Strike (Power Chomp)        Low Power Strike (Power Whip)       |
|                                                                             |
| Special Moves                                                               |
|  Teleport           High Fierce Strike & Low Fierce Strike + |  |           |
|                                                              v  v           |
|                                                                             |
|  Voodoo Spell       High Fierce Strike & Low Quick Strike + <- <-           |
|                                                                             |
|  Voodoo Spit        High Quick Strike & Low Quick Strike + -> ->            |
|_____________________________________________________________________________|
                                                       _____________________
 _____________________________________________________/ Final Battle Ground \_
|=============================================================================|
| If you have the difficulty set to ten or higher you will move on to the     |
| Final Battle Ground upon initially defeating the six other fighters. Here   |
| you will fight all six of your opponents again, but this time it will be an |
| endurance-type match where you have to defeat all six of them, plus a clone |
| of yourself, on one life bar. If you can do this, then you can truly say    |
| you've mastered your given character.                                       |
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 _/ The Dracolich \___________________________________________________________
|=============================================================================|
| Arcade lore, and a Gamepro article, indicated that an update to Primal Rage |
| was planned that would include a boss fighter to be faced on the moon once  |
| the seven basic fighters had been defeated. This boss, whose name is not    |
| known, was to be a dracolich. A dracolich would be the animated bones of a  |
| dinosaur-like creature. It was described as having a horn, six claws, and   |
| a spiked tail. It was said to be able to fly and have the ability to suck   |
| its foe's life and heal itself. Sadly, this never came to be and every      |
| console version of Primal Rage only includes the seven basic fighters.      |
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 ____________________________________________________/ Alternate Game Modes \_
|=============================================================================|
| Endurance                                                                   |
|  Selectable from the title screen, Endurace Mode allows you to pick four of |
|  the fighters and use them against four computer opponents. You begin with  |
|  your first fighter and battle the computer's first fighter. Whoever wins   |
|  faces their foe's second fighter, and so on until only one player has any  |
|  fighters left.                                                             |
|                                                                             |
| Tug-Of-War                                                                  |
|  Selectable from the title screen, Tug-Of-War pits two fighters against one |
|  another like normal. The catch here is that the players share the same     |
|  life bar. By hitting one's foe it moves the life bar in their direction.   |
|  The match ends when one player fills the bar all the way up in their favor |
|_____________________________________________________________________________|
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 _/ Copyrights \______________________________________________________________
|=============================================================================|
| Primal Rage is (c) Atari/Midway Games                                       |
|_____________________________________________________________________________|