As the Texan author Robert E. Howard at the beginning of the 1930s for Weird Tales, an extremely popular Pulp magazine,
>MYTH : History in the Making is a video game developed by System 3 Software at 1992,
first released for Commodore 64 and further 8Bit Machines like Spectrum Sinclair then ported to Commodore Amiga .
The C64 Version gets as the Playable Hero a common student ended in a mythological quest seeking his freedom by not only defeating enemies but also solving how to beat them according to the proper novels from historical myth such as Hydras , Medusa , Zeus , Odin .
Metro-Cross (メトロクロス Metoro-Kurosu ) is an arcade game, released by Namco in 1985. It runs on Namco Pac-Land hardware (but with a video system like that used in Dragon Buster), modified to support a 2048-color palette. It uses a 6809 microprocessor, a 63701 microprocessor, and a Namco 8-channel waveform PSG for sounds.
The evil sorcerer Drax desires Princess Mariana and has sworn to wreak an unspeakable doom on the people of the Jeweled City unless she is delivered to him.
However, he has agreed that if a champion can be found who is able to defeat his demonic guardians, the princess will be allowed to go free. All seems lost as champion after champion is defeated.
Then, from the forgotten wastelands of the North, comes an unknown barbarian, a mighty warrior, wielding his broadsword with deadly skill. Can he vanquish the forces of Darkness and free the Princess? Only you can say…