TitleThe title Faxanadu (pronounced as "Fah zan ah doo") is a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu. This is because it is an unrelated side-quest story to Falcom's Xanadu RPG series.
Version differencesThe Japanese version of the game allows you to name your character. The US release does not.
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