Game Classification

Side Arms Hyper Dyne Capcom (Game designer: / Yoshiki Okamoto (as Kihaji Okamoto) / Noritaka Funamizu & (Japan), Capcom/Romstar (US) (Japan), 1986  

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





Besides play, this title features the following intents:
  • Storytelling


This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12 to 16 years old / 17 to 25 years old / 25 to 35 years old
General Public


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

Similar games

Side Arms Hyper Dyne Side Arms Hyper Dyne is a 1986 arcade game created by Capcom. The game is a side-scrolling shooter that unlike most games in the genre, allows the player to shoot both left and right, an idea Capcom had previously experimented with 1985's Section Z. The game is the second in the "Jet Pack hero" series of shooters, the first being the aforementioned Section Z and the last being Forgotten Worlds. The game was licensed to Romstar for manufacture and distribution within the United States. [source:wikipedia]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : Arcade - Amstrad CPC - Atari ST - Amiga - Commodore 64 - ZX Spectrum - PC (Dos) - PC-Engine / TurboGrafx-16