Jupiter Strike

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Jupiter Strike
Jupiter Strikecover.jpg
North American PlayStation cover art
Developer(s) Taito, Kinesoft (PC)
Publisher(s) Taito, GameBank, Acclaim
Platform(s) PlayStation, Windows
Release date(s)
  • JP: August 25, 1995
  • NA: November 1995
  • EU: December 1995
Genre(s) Scrolling shooter
Mode(s) Single-player

Jupiter Strike (Zeitgeist in Japan) is a 3D - scrolling shooter game for the PlayStation developed by Taito. Taito published the Japanese and European version, while Acclaim published the American version. A Microsoft Windows version was also released worldwide. The player takes control of a futuristic fighter jet that has two main weapons. Unlike other scroll shooters this game does not have any power ups. Instead the player's ship has a laser sub-weapon that homes into locked on targets. The player must battle against extraterrestrial ships which can range from small fighters to large mother ships.

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