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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

-

Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

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Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on the classic dungeon crawler 'Dinosaur' for DOS.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : PC
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Dinosaur

Dinosaur

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A first person dungeon crawler developed by Falcom.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Galactic Wars

Galactic Wars

35 years old - 30 Jun 1982

One of the first Nihon Falcom titles, Galactic Wars is an early strategy game with real-time elements, a precursor to the real-time strategy genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Panorama Toh

Panorama Toh

34 years old - 31 Dec 1983

An early action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and released by Nihon Falcom in 1983. It departed significantly from traditional RPG design, introducing real-time combat, sci-fi elements, a persistent open world with day-night cycle, and survival mechanics. This would be a precursor to their seminal...

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer

Dragon Slayer

33 years old - 30 Sep 1984

Dragon Slayer is an action RPG designed by Yoshio Kiya and developed by Nihon Falcom. It was first released for the NEC PC-88 in 1984, and was then published by Square for the NEC PC-98 and MSX computers. It became a success in Japan, and is credited for pioneering the action RPG genre.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Game Boy | MSX | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7 | Super Cassette Vision
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Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II

32 years old - 30 Sep 1985

Dragon Slayer II: Xanadu is an early action RPG developed by Nihon Falcom and released in in 1985 for the X1, PC-88, PC-98 and FM-7 computer platforms. It was a landmark title that laid the foundations for the Action-RPG and Metroidvania genres.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : MSX | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Xanadu Scenario II

Xanadu Scenario II

31 years old - 01 Oct 1986

One of the first examples of an expansion pack, this was an additional scenario disk for the action role-playing game Xanadu: Dragon Slayer II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Tombs & Treasure

Tombs & Treasure

31 years old - 31 Oct 1986

This adventure game has the player searching ancient Mayan temples for a lost professor and his team.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Asteka Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Legacy of the Wizard

Legacy of the Wizard

30 years old - 09 Jun 1987

An open-world action-adventure-platforming RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It is the fourth game in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System
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Ys: The Vanished Omens

Ys: The Vanished Omens

30 years old - 21 Jun 1987

The first game in the Ys series. The player controls Adol Christin who is on a quest to retrieve the six books of Ys which he will use to destroy the evil forces.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Apple IIgs | Nintendo DS | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

Romancia: Dragon Slayer Jr.

30 years old - 30 Oct 1987

Romancia is the third game in Falcom's Dragon Slayer series. Because of its cute graphics and simple gameplay, it is also known as "Dragon Slayer Jr."

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Compile Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Romancia Platform : MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Faxanadu

Faxanadu

30 years old - 16 Nov 1987

One of the very first action RPGs ever released on any console, Faxanadu is an improved version of the MSX game Xanadu for the NES. Its name is derived from a portmanteau of Famicom and Xanadu.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : Nintendo Entertainment System | Wii Shop
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Sorcerian

Sorcerian

30 years old - 20 Dec 1987

Sorcerian, also known as Dragon Slayer V: Sorcerian, is an action RPG released by Nihon Falcom in 1987. It was considered unique for its party-based action combat, open-ended multi-scenario system, and magic combination system.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Sorcerian Platform : Genesis | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1
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Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

Ys III: Wanderers from Ys

28 years old - 21 Jul 1989

A Falcom-developed Action-RPG and the third Ys game. For the first time in the series, players have direct control over Adol's ability to attack, in addition to the ability to jump. Also, instead of being a top-down game like its predecessors, Ys III is a side-scrolling action-platformer.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company | Alfa System Franchise : Ys Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | PlayStation 2 | Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801
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Ys: Book I & II

Ys: Book I & II

28 years old - 21 Dec 1989

This game follows the adventure of Adol Christin, a traveler who embarks on a quest to locate the fabled lost floating continent called Ys. "Ys Book I and II" is an enhanced 1989 TurboGrafx-CD remake compilation of the original Ys and Ys II.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Dreams Franchise : Ys Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | TurboGrafx-16 | Wii Shop
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Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

Ys II: Ancient Ys Vanished: The Final Chapter

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. | Advance Communication Company Franchise : Ys Platform : Sega Master System | MSX | Nintendo Entertainment System | Nintendo DS | TurboGrafx-CD | Sharp X68000 | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | Sharp X1 | FM-7
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Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes

28 years old - 31 Dec 1989

A turn-based fantasy RPG from Falcom released for home computers and ported to various consoles, including the TurboGrafx-CD. It is the first game in The Legend of Heroes series as well as the sixth in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | The Legend of Heroes Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | MSX | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801 | NEC PC-9801 | FM-7
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Lord Monarch

Lord Monarch

26 years old - 21 Mar 1991

A fantasy RTS game from Nihon Falcom, the developers behind Dragon Slayer and Ys. It was originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and then ported to the Super Famicom and Mega Drive. It was never officially released outside of Japan.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PlayStation | Wii Shop | PlayStation Network (PS3) | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801 | PlayStation Network (PSP)
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Brandish

Brandish

26 years old - 25 Oct 1991

A top-down dungeon crawling action RPG originally released for the NEC PC-9801 in 1991 and was later ported to the SNES and released in North America.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | FM Towns | NEC PC-9801
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Popful Mail

Popful Mail

26 years old - 31 Dec 1991

no description

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | Sega CD | TurboGrafx-CD | NEC PC-8801
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Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

Dragon Slayer: Eiyuu Densetsu II

24 years old - 04 Jun 1993

A turn-based fantasy RPG and the sequel to Nihon Falcom's Dragon Slayer: The Legend of Heroes. The story of the original game continues a few years later with the previous game's hero's son, Prince Atlas.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : Genesis | Super Nintendo Entertainment System | TurboGrafx-CD | PC | NEC PC-8801
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Legend of Xanadu

Legend of Xanadu

23 years old - 18 Feb 1994

An overhead fantasy ARPG that uses a similar bump-attack style to the Ys games. Some unique features include a day/night cycle, some side-on action sequences and the ability to level up your weapons and armour.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Dragon Slayer | Xanadu Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

The Legend of Heroes II: Prophecy of the Moonlight Witch

23 years old - 18 Mar 1994

The third game in The Legend of Heroes series originally released for Japanese PCs in 1994 and then remade for the PSP in 2004. In 2006 it was localized for the first time and renamed to "The Legend of Heroes II" in the United States.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. | RayForce Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | Saturn | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

Brandish 3: Spirit of Balcan

23 years old - 31 Dec 1994

The third game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Legend of Xanadu II

Legend of Xanadu II

22 years old - 30 Jun 1995

The sequel to the Legend of Xanadu and the final entry in the Dragon Slayer series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Xanadu | Dragon Slayer Platform : TurboGrafx-CD | Wii Shop
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Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

Brandish 2: The Planet Buster

22 years old - 11 Aug 1995

The sequel to top-down dungeon crawler Brandish.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

Ys V: Ushinawareta Suna no Miyako Kefin

22 years old - 29 Dec 1995

The Red haired hero Adol sets out on a new adventure, looking for Kefin, an ancient desert city which mysteriously disappeared.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Ys Platform : Super Nintendo Entertainment System
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The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

The Legend of Heroes: A Tear of Vermillion

21 years old - 24 May 1996

The fourth game in the Legend of Heroes series, A Tear of Vermilion was originally developed in 1996, but remade, translated, and released for US markets in 2005.

Developer : MiCROViSion Inc. | Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : The Legend of Heroes | Dragon Slayer Platform : PlayStation Portable | PlayStation | PC | NEC PC-9801
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Brandish VT

Brandish VT

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

The fourth game in the Brandish series.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Brandish Platform : PC | NEC PC-9801
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Vantage Master

Vantage Master

21 years old - 31 Dec 1996

A hexagonal turn-based tactical RPG by Nihon Falcom that supports both single-player and multiplayer. The PC version was translated to English and released as freeware in 2002.

Developer : Nihon Falcom Corp. Franchise : Vantage Master Platform : PlayStation Portable | PC
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Dinosaur Resurrection

Dinosaur Resurrection

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Dinosaur Resurrection is a First-Person Role-Playing-Game based on th