Kazafu, a word coming from the raw romanization of the katakana word for Kazakh (カザフ), is commonly used in English sources to refer to one of the following locations:
- St. Petersburg - The first stage in the original Arcade game, called "Kazafu" in the Mega Drive port's English manual.
- Kazakh Federation - The country that serves as the initial setting of the games and the manga, of which St. Petersburg is its capital city. Also known by the name "Kazafu" in the Mega Drive port's English manual.
- Kazakh - The initial stage in the NES Strider.