Advertising Blurbs - Wii U (US):
    Step into the shoes of Mike Jones, a teenage star pitcher from Seattle, who has come to the tropics to visit his famous archeologist uncle, Dr. Jones. After being told that his uncle has been abducted, Mike begins a perilous quest in order to rescue him and figure out the mysterious plot behind his disappearance. Luckily for Mike, he meets helpful villagers and finds more powerful weapons as he explores numerous locations and island hops using his uncle’s submarine.

    Contributed by Harmony♡ (20140) on Jul 30, 2016.

Back Cover - NES:

    Tropical adventure of epic dimensions!

    A teenager’s dream vacation on a tranquil south sea island … A shooting star!? … It’s an omen of disaster! Mike’s archaeologist uncle has been kidnapped. Mike alone can rescue him. Thus begins the test of island courage.

    Happy villagers eagerly assist, but endless enemies threaten every step. Mike’s search leads him through the lush wilderness of the StarTropics. As he travels on foot, or by submarine through this sunny land of dark secrets and deadly peril, Mike is a tireless fighter.

    Using common sense, an island yo-yo, magic potions, and mysterious new weapons and skills, Mike must defend himself. Restore his strength with coconut milk. Help him defeat strange creatures, sea monsters and hidden attackers.

    Join Mike in his adventure. Journey to the StarTropics.

    Modern-day adventure in an island paradise!

    Contributed by Jeanne (76520) on Nov 21, 2002.