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A secret "underground race" on an island in the mid-Atlantic ocean has stolen top military vehicles and equipment from around the world and have rebuilt powerful war machines from them. They are even piloted by robots with one mission: to destroy. Military and intelligence officials of major countries have detected them, but they are afraid that they will be unable to prepare against an assault by this underground race. Their plan is to send you in to infiltrate their base and destroy them before they have a chance to unleash the war upon the rest of the world. You can choose to control either the Helicoptor or the Jeep, which have different advantages -- for instance, the Helicoptor is not obstructed by obstacles but the Jeep can fire in any direction. There are nine weapons (five permanent, four short-lasting specials) you can pick up along the way to help you destroy the enemy.


Firepower 2000 Genesis Game over
Firepower 2000 SNES Level 6 Boss
Firepower 2000 Genesis An enemy getting shot down.
Firepower 2000 SNES Jeep parameters

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Alternate Titles

  • "Super SWIV" -- International title
  • "Mega SWIV" -- Megadrive/Genesis title

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Critic Reviews

HonestGamers SNES Jun 23, 2004 9 out of 10 90
Nintendo Magazine System UK SNES Apr, 1993 89 out of 100 89
Play Time SNES Apr, 1993 82 out of 100 82
High Score SNES Nov, 1993 4 out of 5 80
N-Force SNES Nov, 1992 78 out of 100 78
Mega Fun SNES Mar, 1994 76 out of 100 76
Total! (Germany) SNES May, 1993 2.75 out of 6 65 Genesis Jan 28, 2013 6 out of 10 60
Play Time Genesis Mar, 1995 60 out of 100 60
Video Games Genesis Mar, 1995 52 out of 100 52


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Version differences

This Genesis conversion of Super SWIV was released in Europe only and features a new opening level differentiating it slightly from the SNES game--otherwise it is essentially the same game.
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