From the back of the box (Amiga Edition):
Let yourself become part of Fantasia, the place where everyones dreams come true.
Can you, as Bastian our hero, save Fantasia from destruction?
Use all your skills and wit to fight the awesome giants and overthrow the beautiful, but evil Xayide.
Meet Bastian's friends and ride on the back of Falkor the lucky dragon in a breathtaking chase through the narrow canyons of Fantasia.
Don't let the dreams die, all Fantasia is relying on you to protect the future of...
... THE NEVERENDING STORY.