Players must guide Ricky on a quest to rescue his father from the evil necromancer Count Crimson. The rest of Ricky's family has also been kidnapped; prompting him to fight even harder against Crimson's forces.
The game was released in Japan on August 28, 1992 for the Famicom. A version published by DTMC for North America was planned. It was shown at the Consumer Electronic Show, and it was previewed by several American gaming magazines. An advertisement for the game even appeared in the June 1992 issue of Electronic Gaming Monthly. However, it was cancelled. 1up.com believes the reason it wasn't released was because it came out at a time when the NES was not popular in America.
The game has been known to fetch as much as 30,000 yen in Japan.
Famitsu gave it a score of 24 out of 40, while praising the smoothness of the character animations. 1up.com called it one of many Zelda II clones on the system, but stated the graphics and animation were higher quality than the others.
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