Red Earth

aka: War-Zard
Moby ID: 67048
Conversion (official)


Red Earth is a 2D fighting arcade game, with the action taking place in an alternative 14th century, or a post-apocalyptic 1999 (depending on release regions). The player can choose one from four characters:

  • Leo - a half-lion half-man, The King of Savalia
  • Kenji - a leader of an elite ninja squad
  • Tessa - a female sorceress
  • Mai-Ling - a female talented martial artist

Gameplay is similar to the Street Fighter series, with six button controls. There are some significant differences, for example, the enemy character has a much longer life gauge than the player. The opponents in the game's quest mode are unplayable monsters. There is also a two-player versus mode, but the character selection for the players is limited to the four mentioned before. Red Earth also has fatalities, something that is more associated with Mortal Kombat rather than Capcom fighters, and it also features experience points and a password system.


Credits (Arcade version)

91 People (76 developers, 15 thanks) · View all

Object Design
[ full credits ]



Average score: 78% (based on 1 ratings)


Average score: 4.2 out of 5 (based on 2 ratings with 0 reviews)

Be the first to review this game!


MobyPro Early Access

Upgrade to MobyPro Research to view research rankings!

Related Games

Black Powder Red Earth
Released 2019 on Windows, Macintosh, 2020 on Linux
Red Lightning
Released 1989 on DOS, Atari ST, Amiga
Universe at War: Earth Assault
Released 2007 on Windows, 2008 on Xbox 360
Men of War: Red Tide
Released 2009 on Windows, 2011 on OnLive
Released 2018 on iPhone, iPad, Browser
Nether Earth
Released 1987 on Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC
The Earth
Released 2015 on iPhone, iPad
Terraforming Earth
Released 2020 on Macintosh, Windows
Middle Earth
Released 1979 on North Star

Identifiers +

  • MobyGames ID: 67048
  • [ Please login / register to view all identifiers ]


Are you familiar with this game? Help document and preserve this entry in video game history! If your contribution is approved, you will earn points and be credited as a contributor.

Contributors to this Entry

Game added by 666gonzo666.

Additional contributors: Flapco.

Game added July 28, 2014. Last modified December 24, 2023.