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Dead Moon

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Title Screen

Dead Moon

Also known as: Dead Moon: Tsuki Sekai no Akum (JP)
Developer: Zap
Publishers: Natsume (US), TSS (JP)
Platform: TurboGrafx-16
Released in JP: December 22, 1991
Released in US: 1992

SoundtestIcon.png This game has a hidden sound test.
LevelSelectIcon.png This game has a hidden level select.
RegionIcon.png This game has regional differences.

Hidden Menu


Enter Down + Left + I + II at the title screen for a menu containing a Stage Select and Sound Test.

(Source: GameFAQs (real_mukimuki))

Regional Differences


The Japanese version contains an additional opening sequence, scrolling the title in an obvious parody of the opening of The Terminator. Possibly removed for copyright concerns.

Japan US
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Although the copyrights were updated due to being published by Natsume in the US, they were horribly rushed compared to the JP version.