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Hudson Hawk (NES)

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Title Screen

Hudson Hawk

Developer: Ocean
Publishers: Sony Imagesoft (US), Ocean (EU), Epic/Sony Records (JP)
Platform: NES
Released in JP: December 27, 1991
Released in US: February 1992
Released in EU: 1991


DevTextIcon.png This game has hidden development-related text.


A game based on an action/comedy movie that didn't do so well at the box office.

Hidden Text

Sound Driver Version and Copyright

This game shares the same music driver library that many other NES Ocean Software games used. As a result, there is a hidden version and copyright string:

MUSIC DRIVER V1.0 (C)JONATHAN DUNN & OCEAN SOFTWARE

Program Version

Additionally, each regional version contains its own program version text.

Region Version
Japan
* HUDSON  HAWK *
* SENT 30/9/91 *
* (TRANS) V2.4 *
Europe
* HUDSON  HAWK *
* SENT 4/10/91 *
*  PAL  V0.1   *
USA
* HUDSON  HAWK *
*   28/10/91   *
* NEW STARTUP  *

Unused Logos

Different regional versions use different copyright logo spash screens at the game's startup. The Japanese version uses only a text copyright screen. Two other regional versions use "Sony-Imagesoft" and "Ocean" graphical logos correspondingly. With the Game Genie codes descibed below, you can re-enable disabled logos in all versions.

Region Code Logo
Japan AESAYEZE Enable "Sony Imagesoft" logo.
Japan LESAYEZE Enable "Ocean" logo.
Europe AESEPELE Enable "Sony Imagesoft" logo.
USA LESEPEAE Enable "Ocean" logo.