Ghosts'n Goblins

The Arcade Video Game by Capcom Co., Ltd.

Ghosts'n Goblins screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Ghosts'n Goblins © 1985 Capcom.

Export release. Game developed in Japan. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese version entry; "Makaimura".


Ghosts'n Goblins the  Arcade Video Game
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Ghosts'n Goblins was released in September 1985 outside Japan.

These non-Japanese versions use a shield instead of a cross.


A rare prototype version of the game exists with no title logo. It seems to be harder than the final version.


1. Ghosts'n Goblins (1985, Arcade)
2. Ghouls'n Ghosts [B-Board 88620B-2] (1988, Arcade)
3. Super Ghouls'n Ghosts [Model SNS-CM-USA] (1991, SNES)
4. Maximo - Ghosts to Glory (2002, PS2)
5. Maximo vs. Army of Zin (2004, PS2)
6. Ultimate Ghosts'n Goblins (2006, PSP)


Here is a list of all ports release outside Japan and North America.

To see Japanese ports, please see the original Japanese version entry; "Makaimura".

To see North American ports, please see the Taito America version entry.


Nintendo NES europe (mar.23, 1989) "Ghosts'n Goblins [Model NES-GG-EUR]"
Sony PlayStation europe (sept.3, 1999) "Capcom Generations 2 - Chronicles of Arthur [Capcom Generations Disc 2] [Model SLES-11881]"
Microsoft XBOX europe (nov.18, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection"
Sony PlayStation 2 europe (nov.18, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection [Model SLES-53661]"
Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console Arcade] europe (jan.7, 2011)
Sony PlayStation 3 [PSN] europe (feb.20, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] europe (feb.20, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet"
Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] australia (feb.21, 2013) "Capcom Arcade Cabinet"


Nintendo Game Boy Color europe (aug.24, 2001) "Ghosts'n Goblins [Model DMG-AG9P-EUR]"
Sony PSP europe (nov.10, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded [Model ULES-00377]"
Sony PSP australia (nov.16, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded"


Commodore C16 europe (1986)
Commodore C64 europe (1986)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum europe (1986)
Amstrad CPC europe (1986)
Commodore Amiga europe (1988)
Amstrad CPC europe (1989) "12 Top Amstrad Hits"
PC [MS-DOS] europe (1990)
Atari ST europe (1990)

Game's ROM.
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