Nobunaga's Ambition for MSX

MSX

Nobunaga no Yabō: Zenkokuban

Strategy turn-based historical
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Nobunaga's Ambition

Online version of Nobunaga's Ambition for MSX. Nobunaga´s Ambition is the first title in the series of turn-based grand strategy role-playing simulation video games. It takes place during the Sengoku period of feudal Japan. As the title suggests, the player is tasked with achieving the ultimate goal of warlord Oda Nobunaga: the conquest and unification of Japan. Selecting Oda Nobunaga is optional, however, as the player is also able to choose from a variety of other regional daimyos of the time. Gameplay is taken in turns, with each turn in the map view corresponding to a season and each turn during battle corresponding to a day...

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Released in
1986
Publisher
KOEI Co., Ltd.
Developer
KOEI Co., Ltd.
Platforms
PC-88 (1986), MSX, PC-98 (1987), Amiga, NES, PC DOS, Sharp X68000 (1988), Game Boy (1990), SNES (1991), Genesis, TurboGrafx CD (1993), WonderSwan (1999), Wii (2008)
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MSX 1/2 Home Computers

Online emulated version of Nobunaga's Ambition was originally developed for the MSX a standardized home computer architecture, announced by Microsoft and ASCII Corporation in 1983. It was initially conceived by Microsoft as a product for the Eastern sector, and jointly marketed by Kazuhiko Nishi, then vice-president at Microsoft and director at ASCII Corporation. Microsoft and Nishi conceived the project as an attempt to create unified standards among various home computing system manufacturers of the period, in the same fashion as the VHS standard for home video tape machines.
MSX systems were popular in Japan and several other countries. Sony was the primary manufacturer of MSX systems at the time of release, and throughout most of the products lifespan, producing more units than any other manufacturer. Eventually 5 million MSX-based units were sold in Japan alone.

Nishi's standard was built around the Spectravideo SV-328 computer. The standard consisted primarily of several off-the-shelf parts; the main CPU was a 3.58 MHz Zilog Z80, the Texas Instruments TMS9918 graphics chip with 16 KB of dedicated VRAM, the sound and partial I/O support was provided by the AY-3-8910 chip manufactured by General Instrument, and an Intel 8255 Programmable Peripheral Interface chip was used for the parallel I/O such as the keyboard.

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online game added: 2020-10-13, by dj