Power Blade II (NES)

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Power Blade II
Power Blade II - NES.jpg
Platform: NES
Year: 1992
Developer: Natsume

Power Blade 2, known in Japan as Captain Saver, is an action platform video game by Taito for the Nintendo Entertainment System/Family Computer. It was released in North America in October 1992 and in Japan on September 29, 1992. It is the sequel to the game Power Blade, which was released the previous year. Power Blade 2 was made first in North America and was then released in Japan with the title Captain Saver. As in the first game, the title comes from a special powerup called the "Power Suit", which gives the player additional firepower capabilities.

Screenshots

Captain Saver - FC - Title Screen.png

The Japanese title screen.

Power Blade II - NES - Title Screen.png

The USA title screen.


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Music

For 1992, Kinuyo Yamashita of CastleVania, Dragon Dance and Mighty Morphin Power Rangers fame did a good job composing the rock soundtrack. She had to wrote the music in assembly numbers, which was converted to a sound driver, possibly by the alias of "Bambi". The driver had the same sound variant was in the first game.

Recording

# Title Composer Length Listen Download
01 Introduction Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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02 Password Entry Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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03 Nova's Arrival (Cutscene) Kinuyo Yamashita 0:09
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04 Stage Select Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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05 Stage 01 Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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06 Stage 02 Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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07 Stage 03 Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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08 Stage 04 Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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09 Stage 05 Kinuyo Yamashita 0:09
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10 Jacqueline! (Cutscene) Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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11 A Successful Escape (Stage Clear) Kinuyo Yamashita 0:03
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12 Stage 06 Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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13 Boss Fight Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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14 Alien Transformation (Cutscene) Kinuyo Yamashita 0:13
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15 Final Boss Kinuyo Yamashita 3:00
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16 Ending Kinuyo Yamashita 1:43
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17 Player Lost Kinuyo Yamashita 0:03
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18 Game Over Kinuyo Yamashita 0:04
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Credits

(Source)

Unlike the previous game which only contains credits in its Japanese release, Power Blade II has credits in the North American release as well.

Game Rip

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Ripping NES music is an arduous process that is beyond the scope of this site.

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Releases

  Japan.svg   Japan
Captain Saver - FC.jpg
Title: キャプテンセイバー (Captain Saver)
Platform: FC
Released: 1992-09-29
Publisher: Taito Corporation
  USA.svg   USA
Power Blade II - NES.jpg
Title: Power Blade II
Platform: NES
Released: 1992-10-??
Publisher: Taito of America, Inc.

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