Solomon's Key for the NES was released in Japan on this day in 1986.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe (Game Gear)

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Screenshots

Game Gear version

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Game's story...

Game's story...

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Title screen.

Title screen.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Game selection screen.

Game selection screen.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Password screen.

Password screen.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Oh no, they've stolen the Golden Axe...

Oh no, they've stolen the Golden Axe...

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Who you're gonna call?

Who you're gonna call?

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear And here's our mighty hero!

And here's our mighty hero!

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear This is the overworld map view.

This is the overworld map view.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Status screen.

Status screen.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Options screen.

Options screen.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear When you enter a fight, the view changes to side-scrolling.

When you enter a fight, the view changes to side-scrolling.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear When you defeat an enemy, you'll earn magic vases.

When you defeat an enemy, you'll earn magic vases.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Casting a spell (much like the previous Golden Axe games).

Casting a spell (much like the previous Golden Axe games).

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Battle's background changes depending on the terrain you're in. This is a forest battle.

Battle's background changes depending on the terrain you're in. This is a forest battle.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear Inside a cave.

Inside a cave.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear You'll find old friends, such as those dragon-bird creatures from the arcade game.

You'll find old friends, such as those dragon-bird creatures from the arcade game.

Ax Battler: A Legend of Golden Axe Game Gear There is life after death...

There is life after death...