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    Heiankyo Alien

    Game » consists of 4 releases. Released 1979

    Heiankyo Alien is a 1979 maze game originally developed and released for the NEC PC-8001 and for for arcades. It is the first "trap 'em up" game and the first game to feature a digging mechanic.

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    Heiankyo Alien last edited by reverendhunt on 02/27/22 04:42AM View full history


    The game is set in Heian-era Japan, where a police officer defends the capital city of Heian-kyo (modern Kyoto) from aliens.

    It was originally created by the University of Tokyo's Theoretical Science Group (TSG) for the NEC PC-8001 computer in 1979.


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