First Samurai

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The First Samurai
Developer(s) Vivid Image
Publisher(s) Image Works (Amiga, Atari ST, C64)
Ubi Soft Entertainment Software (DOS)
Kotobuki System Co., Ltd. (SNES)
Designer Raffaele Cecco
Engine
status Status Missing
Release date 1991 (Amiga and Atari ST)
1992 (C64 and DOS)
1993 (SNES)
Genre Action, Platform, Strategy
Mode(s) Single-player
Age rating(s) Ratings Missing
Platform(s) Amiga, C64, Atari ST, PC-DOS, Super NES
Arcade system Arcade System Missing
Media 3.5" disks (2) (Amiga)
Input Joystick
Requirements Requirements Missing
Credits | Soundtrack | Codes | Walkthrough

The First Samurai is a platform game that involves the player on a quest as the first samurai in the history of ancient Japan to survive in a world of evil and rival swordsmen. Eating food and drinking sake will help the player get stronger, while fire and enemy contact will weaken the samurai. The player starts out as a hermit in an ancient forest, but he eventually becomes powerful enough to fight in the villages and towns, and eventually the dungeons. The game was originally produced for Amiga with versions to follow made for Atari ST, C64, DOS and the Super NES. It was followed by Second Samurai.

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