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Parodius

Average Rating: 7.34/10
Video Game Rank: 3336
PSP Rank: N/A
PlayStation Rank: N/A
SEGA Saturn Rank: N/A
MSX Rank: N/A
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Primary Name
Parodius
Alternate Names
Parodius Portable
Parodius: Non-Sense Fantasy
パロディウス ポータブル
パロディウスだ! 神話からお笑いへ
Platform
Genre
Theme
Series
Mode
Minimum Players
1
Maximum Players
2
Release Date
1988-04-28
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Parodius Portable
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Japanese PSP release
Rel Date: 2007-01-25
Publisher: Konami Digital Entertainment B.V.
PSP
Developer: Konami
Media: UMD
Region: Asia (Except China)
Rating: CERO: C (15+)
(neutral)
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Parodius
Nick: 
Japanese Playstation release (Konami Antiques MSX collection)
Rel Date: 1998-03-19
Publisher: Konami
PlayStation
Developer: Konami
Media: CD-ROM
Region: Asia (Except China)
Rating: 
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Parodius
Nick: 
Japanese Saturn release (Konami Antiques MSX collection Ultra Pack)
Rel Date: 1998-03-19
Publisher: Konami
SEGA Saturn
Developer: Konami
Media: CD-ROM
Region: Asia (Except China)
Rating: 
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MSX original release
Rel Date: 1988-04-28
Publisher: Konami
MSX
Developer: Konami
Media: Compact Cassette
Region: 
Rating: 
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User summary from Japanese Wikipedia:

A typical "cute'em-up", a horizontal shoot'em-up with a cute fantasy theme and a parody of Gradius. Parodius was originally released for the MSX and is the first in the Parodius series. The goal of the game is to defeat the bugs that eat people's dreams.

The game system is the same as in Gradius, but with the added Bell system from Twinbee. There are five selectable characters, but they all use the same weapon system. The title screen and the stars on each stage are parodies of Gradius 2 for the MSX.

Trivia: It is said that Parodius was a game developed as a stress relief for the staff as the production of "Snatcher" took its time, and that that would be the reason why Parodius contains such weird effects and vulgar graphics. There are many places where the players have to resort to strange methods to even advance through the stages.

Source: Wikipedia, "パロディウス," available under the CC-BY-SA License.

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Video Game Rank: 3336
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Num Ratings: 8
Average Rating: 7.34
Standard Deviation: 1.44
Num Views: 418
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Personal Comments: 3
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