Silpheed (Apple IIGS, 3 1/2" Disk) Sierra - 1988 USA, Canada Release

From Eli's Software Encyclopedia
Packaging cover Silpheed.
Product ID 20626-12565
Product UPC 020626125659
Platform(s) Apple IIGS
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk
Copyright date 1988
Publisher(s) Sierra
Category(s) Entertainment, Arcade
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Japan's hottest new action game.

Get ready for Silpheed, the action game that grabs you and never lets go, from the first note of its fast moving soundtrack to the ultimate showdown with Xacalite, the evil warlord. Silpheed, the blockbuster from Japan, brings action gaming to its pinnacle with a mind-boggling display of graphics, sound and warpspeed gameplay. Your heart will race as over 30 different types of alien enemy craft make kamikaze dives on your warship. Your trigger finger will fire feverishly as you frantically fight your way through 20 unique space battlefields. Nine original musical score accompany you as you blast off into a futuristic galaxy of electrifying, supercharged excitement.

Turn Silpheed into a supership!
Transform Silpheed from space dogfighter into a supership as you destroy special enemies and pick up advanced weapon power. Multiply your arsenal with such formidable artillery as automatic fire, increased shields and temporary invincibility. Select the weapons you will use before each level, and prepare to face an onslaught of increasingly dangerous opponents. It's you against them. Can you tackle the challenge?


  • 20 Levels of action.
  • Over 30 unique enemy types.
  • 9 Original musical scores.
  • Special enemies that give you advanced weapon power, increased protection, and bonus points.
  • Supports keyboard or joystick.

System Requirements

Apple IIGS
Required CPU Apple IIGS
Required RAM 512K

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Silpheed. Retail Box back Silpheed.



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