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Justice League Task Force
System(s): Sega Mega Drive
Publisher: Acclaim
Developer:
Sound driver: GEMS
Peripherals supported: Six Button Control Pad
Genre: Action































Number of players: 1-2
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
JP
¥8,800 T-81213
Sega Mega Drive
US
$? T-81456
Sega Mega Drive
UK
£? T-81456-50
Sega Mega Drive
FR
?F T-81456-50
Sega Mega Drive
DE
DM ? T-81456-50
Sega Mega Drive
ES
?Ptas T-81456-50
Sega Mega Drive
AU
$? ?
Sega Mega Drive
BR
R$59.99 048240




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Justice League Task Force (ジャスティスリーグ) is a 1995 fighting game by Condor, Sunsoft, and Acclaim to tie into the Justice League Task Force comic books. A SNES version was also made with Blizzard Entertainment instead of Condor (as they had bought Condor in the interim, renamed to Blizzard North).

Gameplay

You play as one of the Task Force members as they fight robot clones of each other made by Darkseid, who has taken control of a military base. The game itself is a one on one fighter based on the molds of Street Fighter II, A, B, and C each perform light, medium, and hard attacks respectively; Start alternates between punches and kicks. With a Six-Button controller X, Y, Z are respectively light, medium, and hard punches; A, B, C are light, medium, and hard kicks respectively; Start pauses the game.

Characters

Superman
Batman
Wonder Woman
The Flash
Aquaman
Green Arrow
Despero
Cheetah
Darkseid

Versions

Justice League Task Force was released around the same period for both the Mega Drive and Super NES, but while the cast of characters, story and main modes of the game are the same, the graphics and audio are unique to each platform, meaning enemies are often fought in entirely different settings. Gameplay differs between the two versions also, with the Mega Drive geared more towards close combat fighting as opposed to the projectile attacks witnessed more often on the Super NES.

Production credits

  • Developed by: Condor, Inc
  • Programmed by: Rick Seis, David Brevik, Robin van der Wel
  • Art by: Erich Schaefer, Max Schaefer, Michio Okamura, H Tom Byrne, Kelly Johnson
  • Music and Sound by: Matt Uelmen
  • Game Design by: Dan MacArthur, Condor, Inc
  • Acclaim Development: The Grey Team
  • Producer: Rob Leingang
  • Associate Producers: Ken Kajikawa, Gregg Giles, James Johnson
  • Analysts: Steffan Levine, Mark Mermelstein
  • Administrative Asst: Diane Cambria
  • Quality Assurance: Mike Hong, Jim Dunn, Carol Caracciolo, Adam Ingberman
  • Special Thanks to: Dan MacArthur, Sam Patel, Wendy Brevik, Anna Okamura, Jennifer Seis, Ken Williams, Sharon Williams, Peter Brevik


Magazine articles

Main article: Justice League Task Force/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

VideoGames US 77.pdf

PDF
Print advert in VideoGames (US) #77: "June 1995" (1995-xx-xx)

GamePlayers US 0807.pdf

PDF
Print advert in Game Players (US) #0807: "Vol. 8 No. 7 July 1995" (1995-xx-xx)

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
61 №70, p60
Sega Mega Drive
61
Based on
1 review

Mega Drive, US
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Cover
JLTF MD US Cart.jpg
Cart
Mega Drive, EU
JLTF MD EU Box.jpg
Cover
JLTF MD EU Cart.jpg
Cart
Mega Drive, JP
JLTF MD JP Box.jpg
Cover
JusticeLeagueTF MD JP CartTop.jpg
JusticeLeagueTF MD JP Cart.jpg
Cart
Justiceleague md jp manual.pdf
Manual
Mega Drive, BR
JusticeLeagueTaskForce MD BR cover.jpg
Cover
Justiceleague md br manual.pdf
Manual

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 2a60ebe9
MD5 055d4c70f124963fcedc2eec47a28e38
SHA-1 1be166689726b98fc5924028e736fc8007f958ef
3MB 1995-04 Cartridge (US/EU/JP)

References


Superman games for Sega systems
Superman: The Man of Steel (1992) | The Death and Return of Superman (1995) | Justice League Task Force (1995)


Batman games for Sega systems
Sega Mega Drive
Batman (1990) | Batman: Revenge of The Joker (1992) | Batman Returns (1992) | The Adventures of Batman & Robin (1995) | Justice League Task Force (1995) | Batman Forever (1995)
Sega Game Gear
Batman Returns (1992) | The Adventures of Batman & Robin (1995) | Batman Forever (1995)
Sega Master System
Batman Returns (1993)
Sega Mega-CD
Batman Returns (1993) | The Adventures of Batman & Robin (1995)
Pinball
Batman Forever (1995)
Arcade
Sega Saturn
Batman Forever (1996) | Batman & Robin (unreleased)