Westone Co., Ltd.


Westone 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


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Shin Seiki Evangelion: Ayanami Ikusei Keikaku(2002)
Reel Fishing: Wild(2001)
Milano no Arbeit Collection(1999)
Shadowgate 64: Trials of the Four Towers(1999)
Dark Half(1996)
Dungeon Explorer(1995)
Blood Gear(1994)
Turma da Mônica na Terra dos Monstros(1994)
Monster World IV(1994)
Turma da Mônica em: O Resgate(1993)
Riot Zone(1993)
Mônica no Castelo do Dragão(1991)
Power Eleven(1991)
Riot City(1991)
Wonder Boy in Monster World(1991)
Aoi Blink(1990)
Wonder Boy III: The Dragon's Trap(1989)
Appare! Gateball(1988)
Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair(1988)
Wonder Boy in Monster Land(1987)
Wonder Boy(1986)


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