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Wild Gunman (NES)

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Description

As a lawman in the old west, you carry around a tin star and your NES Zapper. Your goal to to chase down outlaws and then win out over them in a fast-draw competition. Simply put, wait for your opponent to say "Fire" and then shoot first and shoot fast to win.

Wild Gunman can be played against one bandit, two bandits or in Gang mode where you shoot them as they appear in the doors and windows of an old saloon.

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Wild Gunman NES Failure
Wild Gunman NES A wandering bandido
Wild Gunman NES Sucessful
Wild Gunman NES Or try to take on the entire gang...

Alternate Titles

  • "ワイルドガンマン" -- Japanese spelling

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The Press Says

Génération 4 1987 63 out of 100 63
All Game Guide 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
NES Archives Mar 24, 2009 C+ 58
Tilt Dec, 1987 11 out of 20 55
1UP! Jul 15, 2005 42 out of 100 42
The Video Game Critic Jun 15, 2007 C- 42
VideoGame Mar, 1991 2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars2 Stars 40
Power Play May, 1988 2.5 out of 10 25

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Trivia

Wild Gunman was the first game ever made for use with the Zapper light gun, with Duck Hunt coming out two months later in Japan.

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WildKard (12149) added Wild Gunman (NES) on Feb 07, 2004
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