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Hudson's Adventure Island is a side-scrolling platform game produced by Hudson Soft that was first released in Japan for the Famicom and MSX on September 12, 1986.
Animaniacs is an American animated comedy television series created by Tom Ruegger.
Anime is a style of hand-drawn and computer animation originating in, and commonly associated with, Japan.
Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres.
Asterix or The Adventures of Asterix (Astérix or Astérix le Gaulois) is a series of French comics.
The Atari 2600 (or Atari Video Computer System before November 1982) is a home video game console from Atari, Inc. Released on September 11, 1977, it is credited with popularizing the use of microprocessor-based hardware and games contained on ROM cartridges, a format first used with the Fairchild Channel F in 1976.
Axelay (アクスレイ, Akusurei) is a 1992 scrolling shooter video game developed and published by Konami of Japan for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System.
Bandai Namco Partners (NBP), also known as Bandai Namco Australia, is an amalgamation of several former Atari (Infogrames) offices located in PAL territories, which were acquired beginning in 2009 by Bandai Namco Holdings.
Batman: The Animated Series is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero Batman.
(styled as beatmania) is a rhythm video game developed and distributed by Japanese game developer Konami and first released in December 1997.
is a series of rhythm video games, that was first introduced by Konami in Japan on February 26, 1999.
is Konami's music video game division.
is a series of fighting games created by Hudson Soft, and developed together with Eighting.
is a strategic, maze-based video game franchise originally developed by Hudson Soft and currently owned by Konami.
Bonk is a video game character from NEC's TurboGrafx-16 console.
Booing is an act of showing displeasure for someone or something, generally in response to an entertainer, by loudly yelling boo! (and holding the "oo" sound) or making other noises of disparagement, such as hissing.
Brash Entertainment was an American video game publisher focused on licensed games.
Bucky O'Hare is a fictional character and the hero of an eponymous comic book series as well as spin-off media including an animated TV series and various toys and video games.
Castlevania is a series of gothic fantasy action-adventure video games created and developed by Konami, centered on the Belmont family, a clan of vampire hunters, and their fight with Dracula.
Castlevania: Dawn of Sorrow is an action-adventure game developed and published by Konami.
A collectible card game (CCG), also called a trading card game (TCG) or many other names, is a kind of strategy card game that was created in 1993 and consists of specially designed sets of playing cards.
Community management or common-pool resource management is the management of a common resource or issue by a community through the collective action of volunteers and stakeholders.
is a video game series produced by Konami composed primarily of run and gun-style shoot-'em-ups.
, abbreviated DDR and also known as Dancing Stage in earlier games in Europe, Central Asia, Middle East, Africa, South Asia and Oceania, and also some other games in Japan, is a music video game series produced by Konami.
Dancing with the Stars is a video game based on the show Dancing with the Stars.
Distribution (or place) is one of the four elements of the marketing mix.
El Segundo is a city located in Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Europe is a continent located entirely in the Northern Hemisphere and mostly in the Eastern Hemisphere.
is a series of role-playing video games released in Japan and Taiwan.
Frogger is a 1981 arcade game developed by Konami.
Future US, Inc. (formerly known as Imagine Media and The Future Network USA) is an American media corporation specializing in targeted magazines and websites in the video games, music, and technology markets.
G.I. Joe is a line of action figures produced and owned by the toy company Hasbro.
The is an 8-bit handheld game console which was developed and manufactured by Nintendo and first released on the 100th anniversary of Nintendo in Japan on, in North America on and in Europe on.
Geoff Keighley (born June 24, 1979) is a Canadian video game journalist and television presenter.
The gigabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.
, known as Goemon and Mystical Ninja internationally, is a video game series created and produced by Konami.
is a Japanese video game developer.
is a series of shooter video games, introduced in 1985, developed and published by Konami for a variety of portable, console and arcade platforms.
Gremlin Industries was an arcade game manufacturer active from the 1971 to 1983 based San Diego, California, USA.
Guillermo del Toro Gómez (born October 9, 1964) is a Mexican filmmaker, screenwriter, producer, author and former special effects makeup artist.
is a music video game series produced by Konami.
is a fixed shooter arcade game designed by Yoshiki Okamoto and released by Konami in 1983.
is a Japanese video game designer, screenwriter, director, and game producer.
A holding company is a company that owns other companies' outstanding stock.
, commonly known by its brand name Hudson, was a Japanese video game company that released numerous games for video game consoles, home computers and mobile phones, mainly from the 1980s to the 2000s.
IGN (formerly Imagine Games Network) is an American video game and entertainment media company operated by IGN Entertainment Inc., a subsidiary of Ziff Davis wholly owned by j2 Global.
Intellectual property (IP) is a category of property that includes intangible creations of the human intellect, and primarily encompasses copyrights, patents, and trademarks.
International Superstar Soccer (known as Jikkyō World Soccer in Japan) is the name of a series of football video games developed by Japanese company Konami, mostly by their Osaka branch, Konami Computer Entertainment Osaka (KCEO).
Japan (日本; Nippon or Nihon; formally 日本国 or Nihon-koku, lit. "State of Japan") is a sovereign island country in East Asia.
Japanese wordplay relies on the nuances of the Japanese language and Japanese script for humorous effect.
The is the official currency of Japan.
A jukebox is a partially automated music-playing device, usually a coin-operated machine, that will play a patron's selection from self-contained media.
A or kabushiki kaisha, commonly abbreviated KK, is a type of defined under the Companies Act of Japan.
is a Japanese industrialist who founded Konami, a Japanese entertainment company.
Kiefer William Frederick Dempsey George Rufus Sutherland (born 21 December 1966) is a Canadian actor, producer, director, and singer-songwriter.
Kojima Productions Co., Ltd. is a Japanese video game development studio founded in 2005 by video game designer Hideo Kojima, creator of the Metal Gear series.
The Konami Code (コナミコマンド, Konami komando, "Konami command") is a cheat code that appears in many Konami video games, although the code also appears in some non-Konami games.
Latin America is a group of countries and dependencies in the Western Hemisphere where Spanish, French and Portuguese are spoken; it is broader than the terms Ibero-America or Hispanic America.
This is a list of home video game consoles in chronological order, which includes the very first home video game consoles ever created, such as first generation Pong consoles, from the first ever cartridge console Odyssey, ranging from the major video game companies such as Magnavox, Atari, Nintendo, Sega, NEC, 3DO, SNK, Sony, Microsoft to secondary market consoles.
This is a list of all known Japanese arcade cabinets, also known as "candy cabinets".
The following is a list of games either developed, published or licensed by Konami.
The following lists of video game companies are available.
Mattel, Inc. is an American multinational toy manufacturing company founded in 1945 with headquarters in El Segundo, California.
The megabyte is a multiple of the unit byte for digital information.
is a series of action-adventure stealth video games, created by Hideo Kojima and developed and published by Konami.
Metal Gear Solid is an action-adventure stealth video game produced by Konami Computer Entertainment Japan and released for the PlayStation in 1998.
Metal Gear Solid V: The Phantom Pain is an action-adventure stealth game developed by Kojima Productions and published by Konami.
The Middle Easttranslit-std; translit; Orta Şərq; Central Kurdish: ڕۆژھەڵاتی ناوین, Rojhelatî Nawîn; Moyen-Orient; translit; translit; translit; Rojhilata Navîn; translit; Bariga Dhexe; Orta Doğu; translit is a transcontinental region centered on Western Asia, Turkey (both Asian and European), and Egypt (which is mostly in North Africa).
is a special ward in Tokyo, Japan.
A mobile game is a video game played on a feature phone, smartphone/tablet, smartwatch, PDA, portable media player or graphing calculator.
MSX is a standardized home computer architecture, first announced by Microsoft on June 16, 1983, and marketed by Kazuhiko Nishi, then Vice-president at Microsoft Japan and Director at ASCII Corporation.
Next Generation (also known as NextGen) was a video game magazine that was published by Imagine Media (now Future Network USA).
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The Nintendo Entertainment System (commonly abbreviated as NES) is an 8-bit home video game console that was developed and manufactured by Nintendo.
Nintendo Life is a website that relates heavily on Nintendo products, including video games and software.
The Nintendo Switch is the seventh major video game console developed by Nintendo.
The following outline provides an overview of and topical guide to entertainment and the entertainment industry: Entertainment is any activity which provides a diversion or permits people to amuse themselves in their leisure time, and may also provide fun, enjoyment and laughter.
P.T. (acronym for "playable teaser") is a first-person psychological horror video game developed by Kojima Productions, under the pseudonym "7780s Studio", and published by Konami.
is a type of mechanical game originating in Japan and is used as both a form of recreational arcade game and much more frequently as a gambling device, filling a Japanese gambling niche comparable to that of the slot machine in Western gaming.
Paradise is an unincorporated town and census-designated place (CDP) in Clark County, Nevada, United States, adjacent to the city of Las Vegas.
The series is a series of horizontally scrolling shooters developed by Konami.
The PlayStation (officially abbreviated to PS, and commonly known as the PS1 or its codename, PSX) is a home video game console developed and marketed by Sony Computer Entertainment.
Polygon is an American video game website that publishes news, culture, reviews, and videos.
, commonly abbreviated as Pop'n, PM or PNM and stylized as pop'n music, is a music video game series in the Bemani series made by the Konami Corporation.
In video games, power-ups are objects that instantly benefit or add extra abilities to the game character as a game mechanic.
Pro Evolution Soccer (PES; Uiningu Irebun, Winning Eleven) is a series of football video games developed and published by Konami.
Red Ant Enterprises Pty Ltd was an Australian owned video game, anime, home video and PC software distributor.
Redwood City is a city on the San Francisco Peninsula in Northern California's Bay Area, approximately south of San Francisco, and northwest of San Jose.
Rhythm game or rhythm action is a genre of music-themed action video game that challenges a player's sense of rhythm.
, retitled in North America and in the Japanese arcade re-release, in Europe known as Life Force: Salamander, is a scrolling shooter arcade game by Konami.
Saw, also known as Saw: The Video Game, is a survival horror video game that was developed by Zombie Studios and published by Konami for PlayStation 3, Xbox 360 and Microsoft Windows.
In games, score refers to an abstract quantity associated with a player or team.
is a 1981 side-scrolling shoot 'em up arcade game.
The Sega Genesis, known as the in regions outside of North America, is a 16-bit home video game console developed and sold by Sega.
The is a 32-bit fifth-generation home video game console developed by Sega and released on November 22, 1994 in Japan, May 11, 1995 in North America, and July 8, 1995 in Europe.
Shoot 'em up (also known as shmup or STGDavies, Jonti.. GameSpy. 30 July 2008.Carless, Simon.. Game Set Watch. 5 April 2011.) is a subgenre of the shooter genre of video games.
is a survival horror video game series created by Keiichiro Toyama, developed and published by Konami, and published by its subsidiary Konami Digital Entertainment.
Silent Hill is a 2006 Canadian-French supernatural psychological horror film directed by Christophe Gans and written by Roger Avary, Gans, and Nicolas Boukhrief.
A slot machine (American English), known variously as a fruit machine (British English), puggy (Scottish English), the slots (Canadian and American English), poker machine/pokies (Australian English and New Zealand English), or simply slot (American English), is a casino gambling machine with three or more reels which spin when a button is pushed.
South Korea, officially the Republic of Korea (대한민국; Hanja: 大韓民國; Daehan Minguk,; lit. "The Great Country of the Han People"), is a country in East Asia, constituting the southern part of the Korean Peninsula and lying east to the Asian mainland.
is a series of shoot 'em up video games mainly developed by Hudson Soft.
Steam is a digital distribution platform developed by Valve Corporation, which offers digital rights management (DRM), multiplayer gaming, video streaming and social networking services.
Stern is the name of two different but related arcade gaming companies.
is a role-playing video game series originally created by Yoshitaka Murayama.
Super Bomberman R is an action-maze game developed by Konami and HexaDrive.
is a 1981 arcade game, the sequel to popular horizontally scrolling shooter Scramble, Super Cobra was developed by Konami and manufactured and distributed by Stern in North America.
The Super Nintendo Entertainment System (officially abbreviated the Super NES or SNES, and colloquially shortened to Super Nintendo) is a 16-bit home video game console developed by Nintendo that was released in 1990 in Japan and South Korea, 1991 in North America, 1992 in Europe and Australasia (Oceania), and 1993 in South America.
Survival horror is a subgenre of video games inspired by horror fiction that focuses on survival of the character as the game tries to frighten players with either horror graphics or scary ambience.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (often shortened to TMNT or Ninja Turtles) are four fictional teenaged anthropomorphic turtles named after Italian artists of the Renaissance.
The Game Awards 2015 ceremony, which honored the best video games of 2015, took place at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on December 3, 2015.
The Goonies is a 1985 American adventure comedy film directed by Richard Donner, who produced with Harvey Bernhard.
The Nikkei,, is Nikkei, Inc.'s flagship publication and the world's largest financial newspaper, with a daily circulation exceeding three million.
The Simpsons is an American animated sitcom created by Matt Groening for the Fox Broadcasting Company.
Time Pilot (夕イム・パイ口ツ卜) is a multi-directional scrolling shooter arcade game designed by Yoshiki Okamoto and released by Konami in 1982.
Tiny Toon Adventures is an American animated comedy television series that was broadcast from September 14, 1990 through December 6, 1992 as the first collaborative effort of Warner Bros. Animation and Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment after being conceived in the late 1980s by Tom Ruegger.
is a dating sim video game developed and published by Konami.
is a Japanese term for live-action film or television drama that uses many special effects.
, officially, is one of the 47 prefectures of Japan and has been the capital since 1869.
is a 569,000-square-meter (6.1 million sq ft) mixed-use development in Akasaka, Tokyo, Japan.
is a city in Osaka Prefecture, Japan.
A trading card (or collectible card) is a small card, usually made out of paperboard or thick paper, which usually contains an image of a certain person, place or thing (fictional or real) and a short description of the picture, along with other text (attacks, statistics, or trivia).
Treasure Co., Ltd. is a Japanese video game developer, founded by former employees of Konami on June 19, 1992.
The TurboGrafx-16 Entertainment SuperSystem, known in Japan and France as the, is a home video game console jointly developed by Hudson Soft and NEC Home Electronics, released in Japan on October 30, 1987 and in the United States on August 29, 1989.
is a cartoon-themed vertical-scrolling shoot 'em up game originally released by Konami as a coin-operated video game in in Japan.
Ultra Software Corporation was a shell corporation and publishing label created in 1988 as a subsidiary of Konami of America, in an effort to get around Nintendo of America's strict licensing rules in place at the time for the North American Konami releases of games for Nintendo consoles.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
A video game developer is a software developer that specializes in video game development – the process and related disciplines of creating video games.
The video game industry is the economic sector involved in the development, marketing, and monetization of video games.
A video game publisher is a company that publishes video games that have been developed either internally by the publisher or externally by a video game developer.
Vodafone Group plc is a British multinational telecommunications conglomerate, with headquarters in London.
The X-Men is a team of fictional superheroes appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
The Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game, known as the in Asia, is a Japanese collectible card game developed and published by Konami.
is a video game franchise created by Hideo Kojima and Konami.
4K Media Inc. is an American production company currently owned by Konami.
is an action-adventure video game developed by Konami for the PlayStation 2 (PS2) home game console.
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