“Shingen the Ruler” is a turn-based strategy game that was originally released in Japan in 1989 for the Nintendo Entertainment System (NES). The game was developed by Hot B and published by Nintendo in North America in 1990.
In the game, players take on the role of Shingen Takeda and attempt to conquer and unify Japan through military conquest and diplomacy. The game features both military and economic elements, with players managing resources, building armies, and engaging in battles with other warlords.
The game features a map of Japan divided into provinces, and players must conquer and control as many provinces as possible in order to gain power and prestige. The game also features a variety of characters and events based on historical figures and events from Japan’s Sengoku period.
“Shingen the Ruler” received mixed reviews upon its initial release, with some critics praising its depth and historical accuracy, while others criticized its slow pace and lack of excitement. The game has since gained a cult following and is considered a classic of the NES era.
You can play the game below.
Shingen the Ruler