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1942 game

Experience the pacific theater back in World War II and try to reach Tokyo to destroy the entire Japanese Fleet in this shooter game 1942! Pilot the Super Ace and shoot down enemy planes while avoiding incoming fire in this old-school vertical shooter game.

1942 is a classic vertical shooting game released back in 1984 for the Game Boy Color (GBC) handheld system. The game is set in an exaggerated World War 2 universe and is the first game in the 19XX series. The game easily became one of Capcom’s very first hits followed by 1943: The Battle of Midway. In this game, you must pilot the American fighter plane called “Super Ace”, and your goal is to cross the pacific, reach Tokyo, and eliminate all of their fleets, as well as the boss plane Nakajima G8N.

Click inside the box first to activate controls.

Arrow keys – Movement
Space – Select
Enter – Start
Z – a
X – b

To save your game:hover over the emulator screen and use the icons to save your progress.
Down arrow icon (save), Up arrow icon (load).

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Game Controls

Click screen to activate.
    = Directions
Z = A   X = B
A = L   S = R
 enter ↵  = Start
 ← backspace  = Select

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