In this mostly horizontally scrolling game, based on the 1668 poem “Paradise Lost” by John Milton, you must battle your way through several levels and ultimately face Satan himself. The game can’t deny its influence by Shadow of the Beast.
Ghosts ‘n Goblins (魔界村 Makaimura , “Demon World Village”), alternative spelling Ghost’n Goblins, is a 1985 platform game developed by Capcom for video arcades and has since been released on several other platforms. It is the first game in the Ghosts ‘n Goblins franchise.
Ghosts ‘n Goblins is a platform game where the player controls a knight, named Sir Arthur, who must defeat zombies, ogres, demons, cyclopes, dragons and other monsters in order to rescue Princess Prin Prin, who has been kidnapped by Satan, king of Demon World. Along the way the player can pick up new weapons, bonuses and extra suits of armor that can help in this task.