First released in 1985, Space Harrier was developed and published by Sega and originally released for arcade machines it’s popularity saw the game quickly ported to home systems with it’s first hone being the Sega Master System.
Space Harrier is noted not only it’s popularity at the time but because it was one of the earliest examples of first-person shooters, combining FPS with the rail shooter style of game. It’s animation and graphics, counted as one of the first 16-Bit graphics games and sprite scaling at high frame rates in comparison to other games released at the time.
YouTuber Banjo Guy Ollie turns his hand to the main theme of Space Harrier this week!
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