OverviewWestone is a Japanese video game developer based in Tokyo. The company was founded in May 1986 by Ryūichi Nishizawa and Michishito Ishizuka. It was initially called Escape, but later renamed to Westone, a name combined out of the initial characters of the founders' family names ("nishi" - west, and "ishi" - stone). The company is best known for developing the Wonder Boy games.
Also Known As
- Escape -- Name until early eighties
|Sega Ages 2500: Vol.29 - Monster World: Complete Collection||(2007)|
|Reel Fishing: Wild||(2001)|
|Milano no Arbeit Collection||(1999)|
|Shadowgate 64: Trials of the Four Towers||(1999)|
|Turma da Mônica na Terra dos Monstros||(1994)|
|Monster World IV||(1994)|
|Turma da Mônica em: O Resgate||(1993)|
|Wonder Boy in Monster World||(1991)|
|Mônica no Castelo do Dragão||(1991)|
|Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap||(1989)|
|Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair||(1988)|
|Wonder Boy in Monster Land||(1987)|
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Related Web Sites
- Westone Co., Ltd. (official website)
Logo first used 1986
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