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World Heroes
System(s): Sega Mega Drive
Publisher:
Developer:
Original system(s): Neo Geo
Publisher(s) of original games: ADK
Developer(s) of original games: ADK
Peripherals supported: Six Button Control Pad
Genre: Action































Number of players: 1-2
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
US
$? 1547
Sega Mega Drive
BR
R$? ?
Sega Mega Drive
AS
? ?
Sega Mega Drive
KR
₩? GM94008JG




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World Heroes is a versus fighting game originally developed for the Neo Geo platform. It was brought to the Sega Mega Drive by Sega Midwest Studio. Unusually the game did not see a Japanese or European release, however was sold in smaller markets including South Korea, mainland Asia and Brazil as well as North America.

Gameplay

Characters

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Flag JP.svg Hanzou
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Flag JP.svg Fuuma
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Flag CN.svg Dragon
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Flag FR.svg Janne
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Flag MN.svg J. Carn
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Flag US.svg Muscle Power
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Flag DE.svg Brocken
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Flag RU.svg Rasputin
Geegus

History

Legacy

One of this games's sequels, World Heroes Perfect was released for the Sega Saturn in Japan in 1996.

Production credits

  • Technical Director: John Lawrence Walsh
  • Programmers: James Theodore Reichert, John Lawrence Walsh
  • Additional Programming: Jonathan Murfey
  • Art and Animation: Jonathan Murfey
  • Additional Artwork: James Theodore Reichert
  • Sound and Music: Brian Schmidt
  • Producer: Richard Robbins
  • Associate Producer: Howard Schwatz
  • Assistant Producer: Keith Higashihara
  • Product Manager: France Tantiado
  • Lead Tester: Dermot Lyons
  • Asst Lead Testers: Heather Meigs, Darin Johnston
Source: In-game credits[1]


Source: US manualMedia:Worldheroes_md_us_manual.pdf[2]


Magazine articles

Main article: World Heroes/Magazine articles.

Artwork

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
70 More...[3]
48
53 More...[4]
53 №1999, p135
58 №64, p62
30 №38, p71
Sega Mega Drive
52
Based on
6 reviews

Mega Drive, US
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Cart
Worldheroes md us manual.pdf
Manual
Mega Drive, BR
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Cover
Mega Drive, KR
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Cover
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Cart
Mega Drive, Asia
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Cover
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Cart

Technical information

ROM dump status

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References

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