Screenshot of the arcade version of The Astyanax.
|Designer(s)||Tokuhiro Takemori (producer / director / designer)|
|Release date(s)||1989 (Arcade)</br>|
|Mode(s)|| 2-players cooperative (arcade)|
|Arcade system||Jaleco Mega System 1A hardware|
|Sound|| Sound CPU : 68000|
Sound Chips : YM2151, OKI6295
|Display||Raster (256 x 224 pixels, 1024 colors)|
The Astyanax, known in Japan as The Lord of King (ザ・ロード・オブ・キング), is a side-scrolling action game developed by Aicom released for the arcades by Jaleco. A home version for the Nintendo Entertainment System, simply titled Astyanax, was released during the same time as the arcade version.