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 (3028)|
|A great game 1942||NES||akumakun (6)|
|Classic arcade shoot em up||Game Boy Color||Vagelis Daskalos (1)|
The Press Says
|Commodore User||Commodore 64||Nov, 1986||9 out of 10||90|
|Nintendojo||Game Boy Color||2000||7 out of 10||70|
|HappyPuppy||Game Boy Color||Aug 16, 2000||6.5 out of 10||65|
|Happy Computer||Commodore 64||Jan, 1987||63 out of 100||63|
|PC Powerplay||J2ME||Jun, 2006||60|
|Tilt||ZX Spectrum||Jan, 1987||50|
|GameSpot||Game Boy Color||Jun 15, 2000||4.5 out of 10||45|
|IGN||BREW||Mar 07, 2006||4.5 out of 10||45|
|GameZone||BREW||Mar 13, 2006||4.5 out of 10||45|
|The Video Game Critic||NES||Aug 06, 2000||D||25|
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