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Thexder
テグザー

April 1985








Famicom flyer (front / back)


 
Thexder
テグザー

PC-8801mkIISR
DETAILS
Format PC-8801
Released April 1985
Publisher Game Arts
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Original PC-88 version of Game Arts' groundbreaking action shooting game.
A hugely popular release, and not just in Japan - the game was a success all around the world thanks to a distribution deal with computer giants Sierra.

Out of stock.

Thexder
テグザー

FAMICOM
DETAILS
Format Famicom
Released 19 Dec 1985
Publisher Square
Product ID SQF-TX
Size (cm) 14 x 9.5 x 2
Weight (kg) 0.12
PRICE
STATUS
Square's Famicom version does well, but it replaces the robot's laser beam with clumsy bullets, and a lot of the precision of the PC version is lost.
Still a great release for 1985!

Standard FC cardboard packaging, 41kb cartridge, monochrome booklet.

Thexder
テグザー

MSX
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Format MSX
Released July 1986
Publisher Game Arts
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Fast and highly playable MSX version developed by Compile.
Now a very valuable item complete in good condition!

Currently out of stock.

Silpheed - PC Sound of Game Arts
シルフィード ~PCサウンド オブ ゲームアーツ~

GAME SOUND LEGEND SERIES
DETAILS
Format Audio CD
Released 26 Apr 2006
Publisher Scitron
Product ID SCDC-00521
Size (cm) 14.2 x 12.4 x 1
Weight (kg) 0.10
PRICE
STATUS
Retrospective soundtrack compilation featuring 4 classic Game Arts titles from their PC-8801 heyday:
- Thexder (1985) [1-3]
- Silpheed (1986) [4-15]
- Veigues (1988) [16-33]
- Fire Hawk (1989) [34-55]

CD case, 55-track audio CD (76:28), booklet, spine card.

 



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