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Adaptive differential pulse-code modulation (ADPCM) is a variant of differential pulse-code modulation (DPCM) that varies the size of the quantization step, to allow further reduction of the required data bandwidth for a given signal-to-noise ratio.
, formerly known as, was a Japanese video game production company throughout the 1980s and 90s.
Alpha Mission (ASO: Armored Scrum Object in Japan) is a vertical scrolling shooter arcade game created by SNK in 1985.
The Amiga is a family of personal computers introduced by Commodore in 1985.
The Amstrad CPC (short for Colour Personal Computer) is a series of 8-bit home computers produced by Amstrad between 1984 and 1990.
The Apple II (stylized as Apple.
An arcade game or coin-op is a coin-operated entertainment machine typically installed in public businesses such as restaurants, bars and amusement arcades.
is a fighting video game trilogy that were released for the Neo Geo platform in the early 1990s.
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.
The Atari 7800 ProSystem, or simply the Atari 7800, is a home video game console officially released by the Atari Corporation in 1986.
is a platform arcade game, produced and published in 1986 by SNK.
The Atomiswave is a custom arcade system board and cabinet from Sammy Corporation.
Bankruptcy is a legal status of a person or other entity that cannot repay debts to creditors.
Baseball Stars, released in Japan as, is a baseball video game developed by SNK.
is a beat 'em up arcade game released by SNK in 1991 for the Neo Geo MVS system.
is a Japanese video game developer and publisher known for creating numerous multi-million selling game franchises, including Street Fighter, Mega Man, Resident Evil, Devil May Cry, Ace Attorney, Monster Hunter, and Dead Rising, as well as games based on the Disney animated properties.
Centuri, based in Hialeah, Florida, was one of the top six suppliers of coin operated video game machinery in the United States in the 1980s.
The Commodore 64, also known as the C64 or the CBM 64, is an 8-bit home computer introduced in January 1982 by Commodore International (first shown at the Consumer Electronics Show, in Las Vegas, January 7–10, 1982).
Crystalis, originally released in Japan as, is a 1990 action RPG/action-adventure video game produced by SNK for the Nintendo Entertainment System.
is a video game development studio situated in Osaka, Japan, with an additional office in Tokyo, Japan.
is a video game developed by SNK Playmore for Nintendo DS.
, alternatively known as Double Dragon '95 is a 1995 fighting video game spinoff of the ''Double Dragon'' series developed and published by Technōs Japan.
The is a home video game console released by Sega on November 27, 1998 in Japan, September 9, 1999 in North America, and October 14, 1999 in Europe.
Eolith Co., Ltd. (이오리스) was a South Korean based video game company.
is a fighting game series developed by SNK for the Neo Geo system.
is a arcade fighting game originally developed and published by Sunsoft for the Neo-Geo MVS arcades.
Handheld electronic game(s) are very small, portable devices for playing interactive electronic games, often miniaturized versions of video games.
A handheld game console is a small, portable self-contained video game console with a built-in screen, game controls, and speakers.
HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) is a proprietary audio/video interface for transmitting uncompressed video data and compressed or uncompressed digital audio data from an HDMI-compliant source device, such as a display controller, to a compatible computer monitor, video projector, digital television, or digital audio device.
High Moon Studios (formerly Sammy Studios) is an American video game developer that used to be a part of Sierra Entertainment.
The Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited, abb.
, 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.
The Hyper Neo Geo 64 is an arcade system created by SNK, and released in September 1997, as the successor of the Neo Geo MVS, within the Neo Geo family.
Intellectual property (IP) is a category of property that includes intangible creations of the human intellect, and primarily encompasses copyrights, patents, and trademarks.
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.
A joint-stock company is a business entity in which shares of the company's stock can be bought and sold by shareholders.
A or kabushiki kaisha, commonly abbreviated KK, is a type of defined under the Companies Act of Japan.
() is a Japanese telecommunications operator formed in October 1, 2000 through the merger of DDI Corp.
Game of the Year (abbreviated GotY) is a title awarded by various gaming publications to a deserving game.
The following is the list of games developed and/or published by Shin Nihon Kikaku/SNK/SNK Playmore.
, is a side-scrolling platform game developed by Alpha Denshi that was released on April 26, 1990.
Marvel Entertainment, LLC (formerly Marvel Enterprises and Toy Biz, Inc., and marketed and stylized as MARVEL) is an American entertainment company founded in June 1998 and based in New York City, formed by the merger of Marvel Entertainment Group, Inc. and ToyBiz.
Mega Enterprise (메가엔터프라이즈) or also MEGA, was a South Korean company that specialised in developing video games.
, more commonly known as simply Metal Slug, is a run and gun video game developed and originally released by Nazca Corporation and later published by SNK.
, also called Metal Slug (3D Version) (メタルスラッグ(3D版)) to distinguish it from the original Metal Slug, is a third-person shooter run and gun video game for the PlayStation 2.
is a series primarily of run and gun video games created by SNK.
Microsoft Corporation (abbreviated as MS) is an American multinational technology company with headquarters in Redmond, Washington.
A mobile device (or handheld computer) is a computing device small enough to hold and operate in the hand.
A mobile game is a video game played on a feature phone, smartphone/tablet, smartwatch, PDA, portable media player or graphing calculator.
A mobile phone, known as a cell phone in North America, is a portable telephone that can make and receive calls over a radio frequency link while the user is moving within a telephone service area.
Monochrome describes paintings, drawings, design, or photographs in one color or values of one color.
The Motorola 68000 ("'sixty-eight-thousand'"; also called the m68k or Motorola 68k, "sixty-eight-kay") is a 16/32-bit CISC microprocessor, which implements a 32-bit instruction set, with 32-bit registers and 32-bit internal data bus, but with a 16-bit data ALU and two 16-bit arithmetic ALUs and a 16-bit external data bus, designed and marketed by Motorola Semiconductor Products Sector.
is a Japanese multinational provider of information technology (IT) services and products, headquartered in Minato, Tokyo, Japan.
Neo Geo is a family of video game hardware developed by SNK.
The, stylised as NEO・GEO, also written as NEOGEO, is a cartridge-based arcade system board and fourth-generation home video game console released on April 26, 1990, by Japanese game company SNK Corporation.
is the second home video game console of SNK Corporation's Neo Geo family, released in September 9, 1994, four years after its cartridge-based equivalent.
The NEOGEO Online Collection is a series of classic Neo Geo video games, re-released by SNK Playmore for the PlayStation 2 in Japan.
The Neo Geo Pocket is a monochrome handheld game console released by SNK.
The Neo Geo Pocket Color (also stylized as NEOGEOPOCKET COLOR, often abbreviated NGPC), is a 16-bit color handheld video game console manufactured by SNK.
The Neo Geo X (NGX) is a handheld video game console manufactured by Tommo, licensed by SNK Playmore, and the latest console released as part of the company's Neo Geo brand.
Nintendo Co., Ltd. is a Japanese multinational consumer electronics and video game company headquartered in Kyoto.
The Nintendo DS, or simply DS, is a dual-screen handheld game console developed and released by Nintendo.
The Nintendo Entertainment System (commonly abbreviated as NES) is an 8-bit home video game console that was developed and manufactured by Nintendo.
NOISE FACTORY co.,ltd. (株式会社ノイズファクトリー) was a Japanese company that specialised in developing video games.
North America is a continent entirely within the Northern Hemisphere and almost all within the Western Hemisphere; it is also considered by some to be a northern subcontinent of the Americas.
Ozma Wars (オズマ・ウオーズ) is a 1979 fixed shooter arcade game,, GameSpot, Accessed February 16, 2009 and the very first game developed and published by SNK, who were still known as "Shin Nihon Kikaku" at the time.
P.O.W.: Prisoners of War, released in Japan as, is a side-scrolling beat 'em up produced by SNK originally released as an arcade game in 1988.
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.
PC games, also known as computer games or personal computer games, are video games played on a personal computer rather than a dedicated video game console or arcade machine.
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.
The PlayStation 2 (PS2) is a home video game console that was developed by Sony Computer Entertainment.
The PlayStation 3 (PS3) is a home video game console developed by Sony Computer Entertainment.
is a platform game developed by Japanese software company SNK that was originally released in 1986 and internationally in 1987.
is a 2002 tag team head-to-head fighting game released for the Neo Geo hardware by Playmore (currently known as SNK Playmore).
Rome (Roma; Roma) is the capital city of Italy and a special comune (named Comune di Roma Capitale).
Romstar Inc. was a video game distribution company based in Torrance, California that started operations in 1984.
The Safari Rally is a rally race held in East Africa.
is a leading developer and retailer of pachinko and pachislot systems in Japan that was established on November 1, 1975 as.
Samurai Shodown (Samurai Spirits in Japan) is a fighting game series by SNK.
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.
Sengoku, fully titled in Japan, is a beat 'em up arcade game.
A sequel is a literature, film, theatre, television, music or video game that continues the story of, or expands upon, some earlier work.
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.
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.
The SNK vs.
is a crossover fighting game developed by Dimps for the Neo Geo Pocket Color.
Sony Interactive Entertainment (abbreviated as SIE and formerly known as Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) and Sony Network Entertainment International) is a multinational video game and digital entertainment company and is a wholly owned subsidiary and part of the Consumer Products and Services Group of Sony Corporation.
is a 1989 beat 'em up arcade game developed and published by SNK.
is a city located in northern Osaka Prefecture, Japan.
Sunnyvale is a city located in Santa Clara County, California.
, stylized as SUNSOFT, is a Japanese video game developer and publisher.
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.
Super Sidekicks is a series of soccer video games made by SNK for its console, the Neo-Geo.
is a Japanese video game developer and publisher of arcade hardware and mobile phones, and an operator of video arcades.
Takara Co., Ltd. (株式会社タカラ) was a Japanese toy company founded in 1955.
was a Japanese video game developer, best known for the Double Dragon and Kunio-kun (which includes Renegade, Super Dodge Ball and River City Ransom) franchises.
is a series of fighting games by SNK that began with The King of Fighters '94 in 1994.
The King of Fighters 2001 (stylized as KOF '01) is a fighting game produced by Eolith for the Neo Geo.
(KOF XII) is the twelfth installment of The King of Fighters series of fighting games developed and published by SNK Playmore.
is a fighting game in The King of Fighters series, developed and published by SNK Playmore originally in 2010.
is a fighting game in The King of Fighters (KOF) video game series developed and published in Japan by SNK.
KOF: Maximum Impact is a fighting game developed by SNK subsidiary Noise Factory and published by SNK Playmore for the PlayStation 2 in 2004–2005.
The Last Blade, released in Japan as, is a fighting game developed and released by SNK for the Neo Geo system in 1997.
Tiger Electronics (also known as Tiger and Tiger Toys) was an American toy manufacturer best known for its handheld LCD games, the Furby, Giga Pets, and the 2-XL robot product, and audio games such as Brain Warp.
, commonly known as TGS, is a video game expo / convention held annually in September in the Makuhari Messe, in Chiba, Japan.
Tommo Inc. is an American video game publisher based in City of Industry, California.
Top Hunter: Roddy & Cathy is a side scrolling arcade platform game developed by SNK for the Neo Geo in.
Torrance is a U.S. city in the South Bay (southwestern) region of Los Angeles County, California.
is a American football arcade game developed and published by SNK.
Tradewest was an American video game company based in Corsicana, Texas that produced numerous games in the 1980s and early 1990s.
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.
, formerly known as, is a Japanese manufacturer of pachinko, slot machines, arcade games and other gaming products, and a publisher of video games.
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A video game is an electronic game that involves interaction with a user interface to generate visual feedback on a video device such as a TV screen or computer monitor.
A video game console is an electronic, digital or computer device that outputs a video signal or visual image to display a video game that one or more people can play.
The video game crash of 1983 (known as the Atari shock in Japan) was a large-scale recession in the video game industry that occurred from 1983 to 1985, primarily in North America, because of market saturation.
, also abbreviated as VC, is a line of downloadable video games (mostly unaltered) for Nintendo's Wii and Wii U home gaming consoles and the Nintendo 3DS portable gaming console.
is a superhero-themed head-to-head fighting game produced by Technos Japan Corp. for the Neo Geo arcade and home console.
is a 2D fighting game developed and published by SUNSOFT initially as an arcade game for the Neo Geo MVS arcade system in 1996 worldwide.
The Wii is a home video game console released by Nintendo on November 19, 2006.
is a series of four fighting games created originally by ADK with assistance from SNK for the Neo Geo family of arcade and home consoles.
The Xbox is a home video game console and the first installment in the Xbox series of consoles manufactured by Microsoft.
The Xbox 360 is a home video game console developed by Microsoft.
Xbox Live Arcade (XBLA) is a digital video game download service available through the Xbox Games Store, Microsoft's digital distribution network for the Xbox 360.
() is a Japanese multinational corporation and conglomerate with a very wide range of products and services, predominantly musical instruments, electronics and power sports equipment.
YM2610, a.k.a. OPNB, is a fifteen-channel sound chip developed by Yamaha.
The Z80 CPU is an 8-bit based microprocessor.
The ZX Spectrum is an 8-bit personal home computer released in the United Kingdom in 1982 by Sinclair Research.
37Games (officially Sanqi Interactive Entertainment) is an international browser and mobile game developer and publisher.