Total Nerd Irem Games List

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List of Irem games, including any Irem made games for any platform and console. This Irem games list features photos or box covers, and the release date of each game when available. This Irem video games library is sorted by popularity, so the most well-known releases are at the top of the list. The games on this list may have different publishers, but they were all developed by Irem.

This list answers the questions, "What games were made by Irem?" and "Which games were developed by Irem?"

Moon Patrol and R-Type are included in this list.

There are a lot of great Irem games, so use this list to find a few that you haven't played before.

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Hook is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Irem Games List

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R-Type is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Irem Games List
1987 R-Type is a side scrolling shoot-em-up arcade game produced by Irem in 1987. The player controls a space fighter named the R-9 to defend humanity against a mysterious powerful alien life-form ...more

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R-Type III: The Third Lightnin... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Irem Games List
1993 R-Type III: The Third Lightning is a 1993 horizontally scrolling shooter video game developed by Irem.

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Kung-Fu Master is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Irem Games List
1984 Kung-Fu Master is a side-scrolling action game produced by Irem that was originally released as an arcade game in 1984 and distributed by Data East in North America. The game was initially ...more

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Moon Patrol is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Irem Games List
1982 Moon Patrol is an arcade game by Irem that was first released in 1982. It was licensed to Williams for distribution in North America. Moon Patrol was an early side-scrolling shooter and is ...more

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Super R-Type is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Irem Games List
1991 Super R-Type is a shooter game for the Super Famicom and SNES, developed and published by Irem in 1991. It is a remake of R-Type II in a manner similar to the Super Famicom/SNES version of ...more

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Steambot Chronicles is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Irem Games List
2005 Steambot Chronicles, known in Japan as Ponkotsu Roman Daikatsugeki: Bumpy Trot is a 2005 action-adventure role-playing game developed and published by Irem Software Engineering in Japan for the ...more

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R-Type Delta is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Irem Games List
1998 R-Type Delta is a horizontally scrolling shooter video game. Released only on the PlayStation, this is the fourth game in the R-Type series, and also the first game offering different fighters, ...more

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R-Type Final is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Irem Games List
2003 R-Type Final is a horizontally scrolling shooter video game by Irem for the PlayStation 2 video game console originally planned as the last game in the series; however, R-Type Command was ...more

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In the Hunt is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Irem Games List
1993 In the Hunt is a horizontal scrolling shooter arcade game by Irem. It was released in 1993 and later ported to the Sega Saturn, the PlayStation and Windows 95 for the PC by Kokopeli. The player ...more

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R-Type Tactics is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Irem Games List
R-Type Tactics, known in North America as R-Type Command, is a turn-based strategy game/tactical role-playing game released in 2007 in Japan, and 2008 in North America and Europe for PlayStation ...more

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10-Yard Fight is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Irem Games List
1983 10-Yard Fight is a 1983 American football arcade game that was developed and published in Japan by Irem and published in the United States by Taito and in Europe by Electrocoin. It is the first ...more

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Vigilante is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Irem Games List
1988 Vigilante is a 1988 beat 'em up arcade game developed and published by Irem in Japan and Europe and published in North America by Data East. It is considered as a spiritual sequel to Irem's ...more

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Spelunker is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Irem Games List
1983 Spelunker is a 1983 video game developed by Tim Martin and MicroGraphicImage. It is a platform game similar to Pitfall! or Curse of Ra. Originally released by MicroGraphicImage for the Atari ...more

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Legend of Hero Tonma is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Irem Games List
2007 Legend of Hero Tonma is a side scrolling platform game released by Irem to arcades in 1989.

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R-Type Leo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Irem Games List
1992 R-Type Leo is a 1992 horizontally scrolling shooter arcade game developed by Nanao and published by Irem. It is the fourth game in the R-Type series.

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The Battle-Road is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Irem Games List
1984 The Battle-Road is a vertical scrolling shooter racing arcade game released by Irem in 1984. The game was an early open-ended vehicle combat game that featured branching paths and up to 32 ...more

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Kickle Cubicle is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Irem Games List
1990 Kickle Cubicle, known in Japan as Meikyūjima, is a puzzle game developed by Irem for the arcades in 1988 and then ported to Nintendo Entertainment System in 1990. Gameplay is somewhat similar to ...more

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XMultiply is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Irem Games List
XMultiply is a side-scrolling shooter published by Irem, and similar in style to their earlier R-Type. In 1998, the game was released with Image Fight as a one-disc doublebill on PlayStation and ...more

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Image Fight is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Irem Games List
Image Fight is a 1988 vertically scrolling shoot 'em up arcade game developed and published by Irem. The arcade game was also ported for the Nintendo Entertainment System, PC Engine, Sharp ...more

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Ninja Spirit is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Irem Games List
1990 Ninja Spirit, known in Japan as Saigo no Nindou, is a 1988 platform arcade game developed and published by Irem.

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Kid Niki: Radical Ninja is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Irem Games List
1986 Kid Niki: Radical Ninja, known in Japan as Kaiketsu Yanchamaru, is an arcade game developed and published by Irem in 1986, and was later published outside of Japan by Data East in 1987. The ...more

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Mr. Heli is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Irem Games List
1987 Mr. Heli, fully titled in Japan as Mr. HELI no Daibōken and known in North America as Battle Chopper, is a 1987 horizontally scrolling shoot 'em up arcade game developed and published by Irem.

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Blokus Portable: Steambot Cham... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Irem Games List
2005 Blokus Portable: Steambot Championship, known in Japan as Blokus Club with Bumpy Trot, is a 2005 puzzle video game developed and published by Irem Software Engineering for the PlayStation 2 and ...more

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R-Type II is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Irem Games List
1989 R-Type II is a horizontal scrolling shooter arcade game developed and published by Irem in 1989. It is the second game in the R-Type series.

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Raw Danger! is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Irem Games List
2006 Raw Danger!, known in Japan as Zettai Zetsumei Toshi 2: Itetsuita Kiokutachi is an action adventure survival game for the PlayStation 2 that was first released on March 30, 2006 in Japan by ...more

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Air Duel is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Irem Games List
1990 Air Duel is a vertically scrolling shoot 'em up arcade game released by Irem in 1990.

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Rocky Rodent is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Irem Games List
1993 Rocky Rodent is a video game for Super Nintendo Entertainment System, released in 1993. It is known as Nitropunks: Mightheads in Japan.

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Poncotsu Roman Daikatsugeki Bu... is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Irem Games List
2009 Poncotsu Roman Daikatsugeki Bumpy Trot 2 was an upcoming sequel to the game Steambot Chronicles. It was officially announced on September 2006, at the Tokyo Game Show. The game was in ...more

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Dragon Breed is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Irem Games List
1989 Dragon Breed is a horizontally scrolling shoot-em-up arcade game produced by Irem in 1989. It ran on M72 and M81 hardware, and was converted to several home computer platforms by Activision in

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Disaster Report is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Irem Games List
2002 Disaster Report, known in Europe as SOS: The Final Escape, and known in Japan as Zettai Zetsumei Toshi, is a 2002 survival action-adventure video game created by Irem. It was first released in ...more

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Metal Storm is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Irem Games List
1991 Metal Storm is a 1991 side-scrolling platforming video game developed by Tamtex and published by Irem for the Nintendo Entertainment System. The game was released in North America in February of ...more

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Red Alert is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Irem Games List
1981 Red Alert is a Fixed Shooter arcade video game released by Irem in July 1981.

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Shuyaku Sentai Irem Fighter is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Irem Games List
1993 Shuyaku Sentai Irem Fighter is a 1993 strategy video game developed and published by Irem exclusively in Japan for the Nintendo Game Boy on July 30, 1993. It features characters from four of ...more

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Ninja Baseball Bat Man is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Irem Games List
1993 Ninja Baseball Bat Man, known in Japan as Yakyū Kakutō League Man, is a 1993 beat 'em up developed and published by Irem Corporation in association with its North American division Irem America ...more

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Holy Diver is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Irem Games List
1989 Holy Diver is a platforming video game software developed and published by Irem on April 28, 1989 for the Famicom. The game was scheduled for a North American release in the same year, and even ...more

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Undercover Cops is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Irem Games List
1992 Undercover Cops is an arcade-style beat 'em up video game by Irem. It is Irem's first attempt in the modern beat 'em up genre that was founded by Capcom's Final Fight. Players control "city ...more

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DinoCity is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Irem Games List
1992 DinoCity, originally released in Japan as Dinowars Kyōryū Ōkoku e no Daibōken, is a platform video game developed and published by Irem Corporation for the Super Nintendo Entertainment System. ...more

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Superior Soldiers is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Irem Games List
1993 Superior Soldiers, known in Japan as Perfect Soldiers, is a 1993 fighting arcade game developed and published by Irem. It was created during the fighting game trend of the 1990s that began with ...more

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MotoRace USA is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Irem Games List
1983 MotoRace USA is an arcade game released by Irem in 1983.

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Zettai Zetsumei Toshi 3: Kowar... is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Irem Games List
2009 Zettai Zetsumei Toshi 3: Kowareyuku Machi to Kanojo no Uta is the third game in the Zettai Zetsumei Toshi series that follows Disaster Report and Raw Danger!. It was developed and published by ...more

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Blade Master is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Irem Games List
1991 Blade Master is a scrolling hack and slash arcade game released by Irem in 1991. Two selectable heroes, Roy and Arnold, try to save their land from hordes of monsters. There are items to break ...more

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Eiyū Sangokushi is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Irem Games List
Eiyū Sangokushi 1993

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Spelunker HD is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Irem Games List
Spelunker HD 2009 Spelunker HD, known in Japan as Minna de Spelunker, is a PlayStation 3 downloadable platform video game developed by Irem Software Engineering and published by Irem Software Engineering and ...more

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Armed Police Unit Gallop is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Irem Games List
1991 Armed Police Unit Gallop is a side scrolling shoot-em-up arcade game produced by Irem in 1991. It is part of the popular R-Type video game series.

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Kaiketsu Yanchamaru 2: Karakur... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Irem Games List
Kaiketsu Yanchamaru 2: Karakuri Land 1991

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YoYo's Puzzle Park is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Irem Games List
YoYo's Puzzle Park 1996

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Image Fight II: Operation Deep... is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Irem Games List
Image Fight II: Operation Deepstriker 1992

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Hammerin' Harry is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Irem Games List