Description1942 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.
Part of the Following Groups
- 194x series
- Aircraft: P-38 Lightning
- BPjS / BPjM indexed games
- Genre: Scrolling shoot 'em up
- Historical conflict: World War II
|Who knew WWII in the Pacific was so much like Xevious?||NES||PCGamer77 (3026)|
|A great game 1942||NES||akumakun (6)|
|Classic arcade shoot em up||Game Boy Color||Vagelis Daskalos (1)|
The Press Says
|GameWorld||NES||Oct 18, 2007||9.1 out of 10||91|
|ASM (Aktueller Software Markt)||ZX Spectrum||Dec, 1986||9 out of 10||90|
|Zzap!||Commodore 64||Aug, 1989||87 out of 100||87|
|All Game Guide||Commodore 64||1998||70|
|Nintendojo||Game Boy Color||2000||7 out of 10||70|
|PC Powerplay||J2ME||Jun, 2006||60|
|Nintendo Life||Wii||Jan 28, 2011||50|
|IGN||Game Boy Color||May 25, 2000||5 out of 10||50|
|GameSpot||Game Boy Color||Jun 15, 2000||4.5 out of 10||45|
|Game Freaks 365||NES||2005||2 out of 10||20|
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