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Kid Icarus (NES)

Kid Icarus Screenshots

NES version

Kid Icarus NES Title Screen

Title Screen

Kid Icarus NES Title screen (Famicom Disk System)

Title screen (Famicom Disk System)

Kid Icarus NES The game management screen (Famicom Disk System)

The game management screen (Famicom Disk System)

Kid Icarus NES Hey, I got an arrow and you don't!

Hey, I got an arrow and you don't!

Kid Icarus NES Pandora

Pandora

Kid Icarus NES Harpies!!!

Harpies!!!

Kid Icarus NES Crosses in a Nintendo game!

Crosses in a Nintendo game!

Kid Icarus NES If you get spotted by the reaper, he (or is it a she?) goes crazy, and calls for the reapettes. And they are more dangerous than they look.

If you get spotted by the reaper, he (or is it a she?) goes crazy, and calls for the reapettes. And they are more dangerous than they look.

Kid Icarus NES Making a difficult jump in this unforgiving game. Even though you have wings, you can't actually fly (with a few exceptions). If you fall, you have to start over from the beginning of the level.

Making a difficult jump in this unforgiving game. Even though you have wings, you can't actually fly (with a few exceptions). If you fall, you have to start over from the beginning of the level.

Kid Icarus NES The first three levels takes place in the Underworld, deep beneath the surface of Angel-land.

The first three levels takes place in the Underworld, deep beneath the surface of Angel-land.

Kid Icarus NES You have to open the pots in the correct order, or the God of Poverty will show his ugly face. If you open the pot he is in, you don't get any treasures from the room.

You have to open the pots in the correct order, or the God of Poverty will show his ugly face. If you open the pot he is in, you don't get any treasures from the room.

Kid Icarus NES Hearts are the currency used in Angel-land. Collect them from enemies you have killed.

Hearts are the currency used in Angel-land. Collect them from enemies you have killed.

Kid Icarus NES Getting the bronze arrow upgrade. Now I can kill enemies even faster!

Getting the bronze arrow upgrade. Now I can kill enemies even faster!

Kid Icarus NES These enemies looks like noses with eyes and a moustache. I would classify them as the most bizarre monster in the game...

These enemies looks like noses with eyes and a moustache. I would classify them as the most bizarre monster in the game...

Kid Icarus NES Every fourth level is a fortress. They are confusing labyrinths, and a boss monster is waiting for you in the last room.

Every fourth level is a fortress. They are confusing labyrinths, and a boss monster is waiting for you in the last room.

Kid Icarus NES Meet the eggplant wizards. They can transform you into an eggplant. You can't use your bow in that state, and have to visit a hospital to cure yourself.

Meet the eggplant wizards. They can transform you into an eggplant. You can't use your bow in that state, and have to visit a hospital to cure yourself.

Kid Icarus NES Fortunately, I have found the hospital, and the nurse is kind enough to cure my horrible condition...

Fortunately, I have found the hospital, and the nurse is kind enough to cure my horrible condition...

Kid Icarus NES This is Twin-bellows, the boss in the first fortress.

This is Twin-bellows, the boss in the first fortress.

Kid Icarus NES After the first fortress, you reach the Over-world. Here the game scrolls horizontally (it scrolls vertically in the Underworld).

After the first fortress, you reach the Over-world. Here the game scrolls horizontally (it scrolls vertically in the Underworld).

Kid Icarus NES These platforms are slippery, so watch your step.

These platforms are slippery, so watch your step.

Kid Icarus NES The night has fallen...and rock-men drop down from the sky.

The night has fallen...and rock-men drop down from the sky.

Kid Icarus NES Centurions that have been turned to stone can be set free if you hit them with a hammer. They will help you later, when you fight the next boss.

Centurions that have been turned to stone can be set free if you hit them with a hammer. They will help you later, when you fight the next boss.

Kid Icarus NES My items, score, and other stuff. You can also see the map here, if you are in a fortress. You have to find the map first though.

My items, score, and other stuff. You can also see the map here, if you are in a fortress. You have to find the map first though.

Kid Icarus NES The second boss. Some centurions are helping me fight him. Unfortunately, they are rather worthless, and will die in a matter of seconds.

The second boss. Some centurions are helping me fight him. Unfortunately, they are rather worthless, and will die in a matter of seconds.

Kid Icarus NES You can continue the game from a former session with the help of a password.

You can continue the game from a former session with the help of a password.

Kid Icarus NES The third world... You are among the clouds, high up in the sky. And now the game scrolls vertically again.

The third world... You are among the clouds, high up in the sky. And now the game scrolls vertically again.

Kid Icarus NES The crystals circling me in many screenshots are special protective weapons that damage enemies on contact. And are those enemies metroids by the way?

The crystals circling me in many screenshots are special protective weapons that damage enemies on contact. And are those enemies metroids by the way?

Kid Icarus NES If these thieves catches you, they steal one of your special weapons.

If these thieves catches you, they steal one of your special weapons.

Kid Icarus NES You get big hearts from killing some of the harder enemies. They are worth ten small hearts.

You get big hearts from killing some of the harder enemies. They are worth ten small hearts.

Kid Icarus NES A dangerous room in the third fortress, filled with deadly traps.

A dangerous room in the third fortress, filled with deadly traps.

Kid Icarus NES After the third fortress, you finally get a chance to fly, with the help of the Pegasus wings. You can use the light arrows and the mirror shield also.

After the third fortress, you finally get a chance to fly, with the help of the Pegasus wings. You can use the light arrows and the mirror shield also.

Kid Icarus NES The battle against Medusa.

The battle against Medusa.

Kid Icarus NES Bow to hunt snakes

Bow to hunt snakes

Kid Icarus NES Beholders-like creatures

Beholders-like creatures

Kid Icarus NES Game over

Game over

Kid Icarus NES Hammers time

Hammers time

Kid Icarus NES Anthropomorphic death

Anthropomorphic death