Nintendo Entertainment System - Released - March 24, 1989
Ankoku Shinwa: Yamato Takeru Densetsu ("Dark Myth: The Legend of Takeru Yamato") is an adventure game based on a manga of the same name by Daijiro Morohoshi, who wrote a lot of sci-fi and historical mangas with dark Lovecraftian themes. He is credited in the game's opening credits. The story of the game is that a distant descendant or reincarnation of Takeru Yamato - the legendary prince of the Yamato people that assassinated the leader of the supposedly barbaric Kumaso clan - is looking into the death of his father and discovers a plot by some still-existing Kumaso to resurrect their dark...
Microsoft MSX2 - Released - 1990
A shooter in comic style where you control a spacecraft equiped with a weapons ring around it enabled to shoot in various directions. Weapons can be upgraded by shooting enemies and picking up the pods they might change in. The levels automatically scroll and move in all directions. Each level has its own theme and is quite long and has two bosses: a mid-level boss and an end boss. Both bosses have to be defeated before you can continue to finish the level or go to the next. A status bar at the bottom of the screen shows the energy bar of your ship and it's game over when that bar has...
Nintendo Entertainment System - Released - December 23, 1989
Chuugoku Janshi Story: Tonpuu is a Miscellaneous game, developed by Zap and published by Natsume, which was released in Japan in 1989.
Microsoft MSX - 1985
Glider is a Strategy game, developed and published by Zap, which was released in Japan in 1985.
In this driving game you control a freelance Japanese lorry driver. Who is responsible for his own freight and only gets payed at delivery. In this game it's all about control and management. You can choose your own contracts. You have to deliver your good on time. Any delay will be deducted from your commission. Delivering the goods on time can be quite a challenge. If you overload your truck the police will fine you if they order you to stop. The police will also fine you if you exceed the speed limit or don't stop at a traffic light when it's red. The gasoline and truck repairs - in case of...
Sega Master System - Released - 1990
The ceremonial flame is lit, the pigeons released... the Summer Games have officially begun! Athletes from eight different nations are gathered here to display their various talents. You have the chance to outshine them all. Compete in swimming, diving, and track and field events. Choose a nation to represent and go for the Golden Medal, or even a new world record!
Nintendo Entertainment System - December 27, 1989
Super Rugby is a Sports game, developed by Zap and published by TSS, which was released in Japan in 1989.
Microsoft MSX2 - Released - December 10, 1987
Despite its name (a misspelling of Azteca), the story of Taiyo no Shinden: Asteka II is dedicated to the Maya people, indigenous inhabitants of Southern Mexico and Central America, rather than the Aztecs. The player controls a nameless adventurer who searches for the Sun Key, a mysterious ancient artifact which can unlock the secrets of the Mayan civilization. Taiyo no Shinden: Asteka II is an adventure game which takes place in the ruins of the ancient city Chichen Itza on the Yucatan peninsula in Mexico. There is a top-down overworld on which the player can physically navigate the...