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Gekka no Kenshi 2
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士

25 Nov 1998

 
 


 

 
 
 

Bakumatsu Rōman Dai ni Maku - Gekka no Kenshi - Tsuki ni Saku Hana, Chiri Yuku Hana
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士 ~月に咲く華、散りゆく花~

Romance of the Bakumatsu Act II - Swordsman of the Moonlight - On the Moon a Flower Blooming, a Petal Falling


 

Neo Geo Pocket 'Special Edition' (March 2000)

Dreamcast 'Final Edition' (Dec 2000) (right)
   

 
Gekka no Kenshi 2
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士

-SCITRON OR SERIES- / SNK NEO SOUND ORCHESTRA
DETAILS
Format Audio CD
Released 18 Dec 1988
Publisher Pony Canyon
Product ID PCCB-00350
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
'Original Soundtrack' for the second Gekka no Kenshi, featuring the complete arcade / Neo Geo score spread over 26 tracks followed by 22 'Voice Collection' tracks.
View [back] for tracklisting.

CD case, 48-track audio CD (total 64:15), 20-page colour booklet, spine card.

Gekka no Kenshi 2 Arrange Sound Trax
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士 アレンジサウンドトラックス

-SCITRON AR SERIES- / SNK NEO SOUND ORCHESTRA
DETAILS
Format Audio CD
Released 7 Jan 1999
Publisher Pony Canyon
Product ID PCCB-00353
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
Lavish 'Arrange Soundtrack' for the second Gekka no Kenshi, featuring 12 remastered tracks from the original OST.
View [back] for tracklisting.

CD case, 12-track audio CD (total 43:48), 4-page colour booklet, spine card.

Gekka no Kenshi 2 Kengi Souran
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士 剣技総覧

GAMEST MOOK Vol.178
DETAILS
Format Magazine / Book
Released 16 Jan 1999
Publisher Shinseisha
Product ID ISBN4-88199-572-3
Size (cm) 25.7 x 21 x 0.9 (AB)
Weight (kg) 0.34
PRICE
STATUS
Luxury 'Sword Skill General Survey' Graphical Manual from the Gamest Mook team.
Features complete profiles and command lists for every character along with images for every move, finishing off with a brief strategy and character & weapon design sections.

128 pages, (112 in colour), Japanese.

Gekka no Kenshi 2
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士

NEO GEO
DETAILS
Format Neo Geo
Released 28 Jan 1999
Publisher SNK
Product ID NGH-243
Size (cm) 22 x 17 x 4
Weight (kg) 0.70
PRICE
STATUS
Looks like this may well remain an expensive Neo Geo cartridge for the rest of its days. Understandable really - this is just about as accomplished a fighting game can get.
Amazing stuff.

Snap-lock Neo Geo case, 554Mbit cartridge, monochrome manual.

Gekka no Kenshi 2 4-Koma Ketteiban
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士 4コマ決定版

GAMEST COMICS 166
DETAILS
Format Manga
Released 10 Feb 1999
Publisher Shinseisha
Product ID ISBN4-88199-578-2
Size (cm) 21 x 14.8 x 0.8 (A5)
Weight (kg) 0.22
PRICE
STATUS
Comic book collection of 4-panel jokes and send-ups, contributed by both professional artists and Gamest readers.
Part of the Gamest Comics collection.

116 pages (black & white), Japanese.

Gekka no Kenshi 2
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士

NEO GEO CD
DETAILS
Format Neo Geo CD
Released 27 Feb 1999
Publisher SNK
Product ID NGCD-243
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
Gekka no Kenshi 2 was one of the very last releases on the Neo Geo CD, and remains one of the most refined productions on the format.
The Neo Geo CD goes out in style.

'Neo Geo' stamped CD case, Neo Geo CD disc, monochrome booklet, spine card.

Gekka no Kenshi 2 Comic Anthology
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士 コミックアンソロジー

GAMEST COMICS 171
DETAILS
Format Manga
Released 10 Apr 1999
Publisher Shinseisha
Product ID ISBN4-88199-591-X
Size (cm) 21 x 14.8 x 1.2 (A5)
Weight (kg) 0.28
PRICE
STATUS
'Anthology' collection of short comic strips based on Gekka no Kenshi 2, from a selection of different artists.
Part of the Gamest Comics collection.

164 pages (black & white), Japanese.

Gekka no Kenshi Pocket
幕末浪漫特別編 月華の剣士
NEO GEO POCKET COLOR
DETAILS
Format Neo Geo Pocket
Released 16 Mar 2000
Publisher SNK
Product ID NEOP00640
Size (cm) 12.5 x 12.5 x 2.5
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
Gekka no Kenshi comes to the Neo Geo Pocket, in a tribute / spin-off titled 'Tokubetsu Hen' (Special Compilation).

Cardboard Neo Geo Pocket packaging, 16Mbit cartridge, booklet.

Gekka no Kenshi 2 Final Edition
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士
ファイナルエディション
DREAMCAST
DETAILS
Format Dreamcast
Released 21 Dec 2000
Publisher SNK
Product ID T-3107M
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
The Dreamcast gets an enhanced 'Final Edition' of Gekka no Kenshi 2.
Musashi and 'Normal Kaede' are playable, and tons of nice little extras are thrown in.

CD case, Dreamcast GD-ROM disc, colour booklet, spine card.

Gekka no Kenshi 2 Final Edition Kōshiki Guide
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士
ファイナルエディション 公式ガイド
OHZORA GAME SERIES
DETAILS
Format Guide Book
Released 27 Dec 2000
Publisher Ohzora Shuppan
Product ID ISBN4-87287-829-9
Size (cm) 21 x 14.8 x 1 (A5)
Weight (kg) 0.30
PRICE
STATUS
Slick, comprehensive and relatively hard to find 'Official Guide' for the Dreamcast 'Final Edition'.
Features extensive profiles for every single character (incl. Musashi, Normal Kaede etc.) with complete move lists and rush charts.

128 pages, full colour, Japanese.

Gekka no Kenshi Pocket [Best Collection]
幕末浪漫特別編 月華の剣士
[ベストコレクション]
NEO GEO POCKET COLOR
DETAILS
Format Neo Geo Pocket
Released 2 Aug 2001
Publisher SNK
Product ID NEOP00647
Size (cm) 12.5 x 12.5 x 2.5
Weight (kg) 0.11
PRICE
STATUS
'Best Collection' re-issue of the Neo Pocket Gekka no Kenshi 2.

Snap-lock Neo Geo Pocket case, 16Mbit cartridge, booklet.

Gekka no Kenshi 2 Final Edition [Best]
幕末浪漫第二幕 月華の剣士
ファイナルエディション [ベスト]
DREAMCAST
DETAILS
Format Dreamcast
Released 23 May 2002
Publisher Playmore
Product ID T-47301M
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
'SNK Best Buy' re-release of the Dreamcast 'Final Edition'.
Identical to the original release (but with different cover art) and worth just as much.

CD case, Dreamcast GD-ROM disc, colour booklet, spine card.

Gekka no Kenshi 1・2
幕末浪漫 月華の剣士 1・2

NEO GEO ONLINE COLLECTION Vol.2
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 12 Jan 2006
Publisher SNK Playmore
Product ID SLPS-25503
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.4
Weight (kg) 0.18
PRICE
STATUS
The PS2 Neo Geo Online Collection continues with a compilation of both Gekka no Kenshi games:
- Gekka no Kenshi (1997)
- Gekka no Kenshi 2 (1998)
An excellent package featuring slick presentation, multiple soundtracks and practice mode.

PS2 case, PlayStation 2 DVD-ROM disc, 44-page colour manual.

Gekka no Kenshi 1・2 [Best]
幕末浪漫 月華の剣士 1・2
[ベスト]
NEO GEO ONLINE COLLECTION THE BEST
DETAILS
Format PlayStation 2
Released 21 June 2007
Publisher SNK Playmore
Product ID SLPS-25792
Size (cm) 19 x 13.5 x 1.4
Weight (kg) 0.18
PRICE
STATUS
'The Best' re-issue of the PS2 Gekka no Kenshi collection:
- Gekka no Kenshi (1997)
- Gekka no Kenshi 2 (1998)

PS2 case, PlayStation 2 DVD-ROM disc, 44-page colour manual.

 



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