Newest Hacks

Donkey Kong Country - Expert Edition Blades of Steel Goon mod Castlevania 2: Improved Controls Pac-Man GB - Redux

Newest Translations

Aretha Buster Brothers Zool OutRun
  • English | Fully Playable | SNES
  • Spanish | Fully Playable | GB
  • Spanish | Fully Playable | GEN
  • Spanish | Fully Playable | TG16

Newest Utilities

Dandy Map Editor Final Fantasy IX translation tools Zlib archiver cmpdism

Newest Documents

Documents

Newest Reviews

Castlevania 2: Improved Controls Lan Master Ace Combat 3: Electrosphere Castlevania 2: Improved Controls

Newest Homebrew

Block Dude Into the Blue RI Probe Star Evil

Featured Hack Images

Super Mario Brothers - Ninja Insanity Shining Force II - Cheaters Edition The Second Reality Reloaded Duck Tales 2 Deluxe 2013

Featured Translation Images

Fuzzical Fighter Kero Kero Keroppi no Daibouken 2: Donuts Ike ha Oosawagi! The Revenge of Shinobi XZR II (MSX2)

Recent Updates

Die Hard

Turbografx-16

Game Description:

John McClane is having a bad day. Terrorists have taken over the building and have hostages. John McClane needs to thwart the terrorists plans and rescue the hostages before it’s too late.

This is an overhead run and gun type shooter a la Commando. You play footwear challenged cop John McClane as you run through various levels picking up guns and ammo and blasting through an army of fairly annoying thugs. This game is VERY loosely based on the Die Hard movie. As a matter of fact, the stages are often outdoors, and you traverse jungles and swamps that are more reminiscent of Metal Gear than anything else. In short, this is nothing like the horrid NES port, although that one does skew quite a bit closer as far as the story is concerned.

Aside from the different weapon pick ups, you can also grab a bulletproof vest to soak up a few more shots. This is in addition to a fairly generous life bar so one hit deaths are not a concern. It’s quite fun if a bit repetitive, but well worth a playthrough.

Translation Description:

What do you get when you combine Spinner 8’s ROM hacking, DarknessSavior’s translating, and a Bruce Willis look-alike? You get a complete English translation of the lesser known Die Hard game for TG-16/PCE (as opposed to the NES) of course! It’s very different from its NES counterpart and now this previously Japanese-only game has been brought to the English reading world!

ROM / ISO Information:

  • ROM size must be 524288 bytes (NOT 524800)
  • CRC32: 1B5B1CB1

Links:

Screenshots:


ROMhacking.net Patch ImagesROMhacking.net Patch ImagesROMhacking.net Patch ImagesROMhacking.net Patch Images

Credits:

Credits
ContributorType of contributionListed credit
Spinner 8HackingFull Hacking
DarknessSaviorTranslationFull Translation

User Review Information

No User Reviews!