Ankoku Shinwa: Yamato Takeru Densetsu

Moby ID: 17755
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The game is based on old Japanese legends about Yamato Takeru, a legendary hero of ancient Japan. The game starts when Yamato Takeru is a thirteen-year-old boy. His father was killed under mysterious circumstances. Searching his things, the boy found a postcard that gave him his first clue for the investigation. From that moment, his adventure begins.

Ankoku Shinwa: Yamato Takeru Densetsu is a Japanese-style first-person perspective adventure. You interact with the environments by selecting options from a menu (such as "Look", "Take", "Move", etc.).


  • 暗黒神話・ヤマトタケル伝説 - Japanese spelling

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Data by
  • Tessue Man
Direct by
  • Maimai Akashi
Developed by
  • ZAP Corporation
Presented by
  • Tokyo Shoseki


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Game added by Unicorn Lynx.

MSX added by robMSX.

Game added May 18, 2005. Last modified February 19, 2024.