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Ghosts 'n Goblins

Average Rating: 6.48/10
Video Game Rank: 1531
Amiga Rank: 157
Commodore 64 Rank: 113
Game Boy Advance Rank: 87
Game Boy Color Rank: 40
NES Rank: 104
Wii Rank: 240
DOS Rank: 331
Arcade Rank: 109
ZX Spectrum Rank: 72
Atari ST Rank: 80
Amstrad CPC Rank: 66
Commodore 16 Rank: 2
Nintendo 3DS Rank: 125
Wii U Rank: 168
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Primary Name
Ghosts 'n Goblins
Alternate Names
Demon World Village
Ghosts'n Goblins
Makaimura
魔界村
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Release Date
1985-09-19
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Wii U Virtual Console (NES) edition
Rel Date: 2013-05-30
Publisher: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Wii U
Developer: Micronics
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: CERO: A (All ages), ESRB: E, OFLC(AU): PG, PEGI: 12+more»
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Nintendo 3DS Virtual Console (NES) edition
Rel Date: 2012-10-25
Publisher: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Nintendo 3DS
Developer: Micronics
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: CERO: A (All ages), ESRB: E, OFLC(AU): PG, PEGI: 7+more»
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Wii Virtual Console (Arcade) edition
Rel Date: 2010-11-06
Publisher: Capcom Co., Ltd.
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Developer: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Media: Downloadable Content
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Rel Date: 2007-11-20
Publisher: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Wii
Developer: Capcom Co., Ltd., Micronics
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: CERO: A (All ages), ESRB: E, PEGI: 7+
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Japanese Game Boy Advance edition
Rel Date: 2004-05-21
Publisher: Nintendo Co., Ltd.
Game Boy Advance
Developer: Capcom Co., Ltd., Micronics
Media: Cartridge
Region: Asia (Except China)
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English/European Game Boy Color edition
Rel Date: 2001-08-24
Publisher: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Game Boy Color
Developer: Capcom Co., Ltd., Digital Eclipse Software
Media: Cartridge
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: 
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North American Game Boy Color edition
Rel Date: 1999-12-01
Publisher: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Game Boy Color
Developer: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Media: Cartridge
Region: 
Rating: ESRB: E
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English/European Amiga edition
Rel Date: 1990-00-00
Publisher: Elite Systems
Amiga
Developer: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: Europe and Oceania
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English/European Atari ST edition
Rel Date: 1990-00-00
Publisher: Elite Systems
Atari ST
Developer: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Media: 
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: (Not Rated)
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English/European DOS edition
Rel Date: 1990-00-00
Publisher: Elite Systems
DOS
Developer: Capcom Co., Ltd.
Media: 5 1/4" Floppy Disk
Region: Europe and Oceania
Rating: (Not Rated)
English, (neutral)
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Description Edit | History

"Ghosts 'n Goblins is a platform game where the player controls a knight, named Sir Arthur, who must defeat zombies, demons and other undead creatures in order to rescue Princess Prin Prin, who has been kidnapped by Satan, King of Demon World. Along the way the player can pick up new weapons, bonuses and extra suits of armor that can help in this task.

The game is often considered very difficult by arcade standards and is commonly regarded as one of the most difficult games ever released. The game is considered by Gametrailers.com to be the world's second most difficult game ever made. The player can only be hit twice before losing a life. If the player loses a life, he is returned to the start of the level, or the halfway point if he has managed to get that far. Furthermore, each life can only last a certain length of time (generally around three minutes), the clock being reset at the start of a level. If the clock does run out, the player instantly loses that life."

Source: Wikipedia, "Ghosts_'n_Goblins," available under the CC-BY-SA License.

Individual credits:
Mark Cooksey: Music (C64)

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Statistics
Video Game Rank: 1531
Amiga Rank: 157
Commodore 64 Rank: 113
Game Boy Advance Rank: 87
Game Boy Color Rank: 40
NES Rank: 104
Wii Rank: 240
DOS Rank: 331
Arcade Rank: 109
ZX Spectrum Rank: 72
Atari ST Rank: 80
Amstrad CPC Rank: 66
Commodore 16 Rank: 2
Nintendo 3DS Rank: 125
Wii U Rank: 168
Num Ratings: 136
Average Rating: 6.48
Standard Deviation: 1.69
Num Views: 1308
GeekBuddy Analysis: Analyze
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Avg. Game Weight: 1.5
Fans: 2
Personal Comments: 21
Users Owning: 98
Users Wanting: 1
Users Trading: 2 [find trade matches]
Has Parts For Trade: 0
Want Parts In Trade: 0
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Total Plays: 16
Plays This Month: 0
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