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1942

Genre
Perspective
Theme
MobyRank MobyScore
FM-7
...
4.0
NES
44
2.7
J2ME
...
3.7
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Description

1942 is a vertically scrolling shooter for one or two players. The year is 1942, and you are a daring fighter pilot "Super Ace". You begin and end each of the numerous levels on an aircraft carrier and then fly your plane into battle against the enemy over both sea and land. After destroying certain plane formations you can collect several different power ups to increase your fire power and chances of survival.

Screenshots

1942 PC-88 Hunted by a large bomber
1942 Arcade Squadron
1942 Game Boy Color Collect the pow .........
1942 Commodore 64 finally some rest

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User Reviews

Who knew WWII in the Pacific was so much like Xevious? NES PCGamer77 (3028)
A great game 1942 NES akumakun (6)
Classic arcade shoot em up Game Boy Color Vagelis Daskalos (1)

The Press Says

Nintendojo Game Boy Color 2000 7 out of 10 70
Commodore User Commodore 64 Jun, 1989 68 out of 100 68
HappyPuppy Game Boy Color Aug 16, 2000 6.5 out of 10 65
Video Game Den NES Sep 18, 2011 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Powerplay J2ME Jun, 2006 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Zzap! Commodore 64 Jan, 1987 58 out of 100 58
IGN Game Boy Color May 25, 2000 5 out of 10 50
Hardcore Gaming 101 NES 2000 5 out of 10 50
GameSpot Game Boy Color Jun 15, 2000 4.5 out of 10 45
GameZone BREW Mar 13, 2006 4.5 out of 10 45

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