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Blades of Steel (Game Boy)

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Title Screen

Blades of Steel

Also known as: Konamic Ice Hockey (JP)
Developer: Konami
Publishers: Ultra Games (US), Palcom Software (EU), Konami (JP)
Platform: Game Boy
Released in JP: November 27, 1992
Released in US: August 1991
Released in EU: 1991


DevMessageIcon.png This game has a hidden developer message.
SoundtestIcon.png This game has a hidden sound test.


Sound Test

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At the license screen, before the title screen appears, enter the code Up, Up, Down, Down, Left, Right, Left, Right, B, A, B, A, no need to press the Start button. Use Up / Down to select the music, press A to play, or B to stop. Press Start to return back to the title screen.

Secret Developer Messages

There are a couple of secret messages hidden in the staff screens at the game's ending. You must enter a particular button combination or sequence on the corresponding staff screen to reveal its message. Some screens have more than one message.

Co-programmer Messages

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Press Up, A, Right, A, Down, A, Left, A on the Co-programmer's name screen to change the text to "HELLO!! I LOVE ??? FROM .....". Press A one more time before this message is disappear to see the ASCII heart picture.

Character Designer Message

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Hold B, then press A at the Character Designer screen to enable a single message "NEVER GIVE UP".

Special Thanks Messages

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At the second Special Thanks screen, press A once to display the first extra name at the bottom of the screen. Now, every other pressing of the A button two more times will show another extra name. There are total 6 extra names: "H.HATANAKA", "H.UEDA", "T.HAGIHARA", "N.KODAMA", "M.ITO", "R.GOTOU". And the final message will be "AND YOU!!".