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Mecha Insect forces collide in this side-scrolling shooter, set in a garden, passing buildings and other scenery. Fight wasps, bees and flies to decide the fate of the back yard.

There are three skill levels, with more enemies on the higher ones, and each level ends with a boss. As well as your main weapon, who can collect power-up tokens for special weapons, which are made available randomly.


Insector X Arcade Flying past a pyramid.
Insector X Arcade Blast the insect.
Insector X NES Entering the swamp
Insector X NES Falling down!

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Alternate Titles

  • "インセクターX" -- Japanese spelling
  • "Gonchung Gundan" -- Korean Mega Drive title
  • "곤충군단" -- Korean Mega Drive spelling

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User Reviews

Better than the arcade version, but that doesn't say much. Genesis Majestic Lizard (676)

Critic Reviews

Zero Genesis Nov, 1990 81 out of 100 81
Raze Genesis Dec, 1990 80 out of 100 80
Play Time Genesis Sep, 1991 77 out of 100 77
Computer and Video Games (CVG) Genesis Nov, 1990 77 out of 100 77
Power Play Genesis Dec, 1990 70 out of 100 70 Genesis Oct 12, 2010 7 out of 10 70
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Genesis Oct, 1990 8.4 out of 12 70
Sega Does Genesis Dec 12, 2016 B- 67
Quebec Gamers NES Feb 09, 2008 6.3 out of 10 63
SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Genesis May 29, 2010 4 out of 10 40


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