GAME INFOSNK Neo-Geo MVS cart. published 29 years ago:
Crossed Swords © 1991 Alpha Denshi.
A rather unique 3rd-person fantasy action game, as a traveling knight you must help those in need of a hero by slashing the evil monsters & demons that disrupt peace. It will be a tough battle but your skill with your sword, some spells and some special weapons that you can purchase along the way will see you through this nightmare. Godspeed brave knight!
Runs on the SNK "Neo-Geo MVS" hardware.
Game ID: NGM-037
[SNK MVS Neo-Geo Control Picture]
2 players - 4 buttons per player (2 usables)
[JOYSTICK] 8-way, [A] Slash enemy, [B] Thrust enemy/Use sword magical power
Released in July 1991.
Crossed Swords was the Neo-Geo's second attempt at the action-RPG ("Riding Hero" was the first).
PORTS [JP] SNK Neo-Geo AES (Oct. 01, 1991) "Crossed Swords [Model NGH-037]"
SNK Neo-Geo CD (JP] (Oct. 31, 1994) "Crossed Swords [Model ADCD-002]"
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