Aero Blasters © 1990 Hudson Soft.
North Aerican release. Game developed in Japan. For more information about the game, see the original Japanes release entry; "Aero Blasters [Model HC90038]
Teaser text from the US version:
It's Blaster time! An invincible force of half-alien, half machine robo-monsters, the Mega Load Masters, has blown our armies into the ozone. But now you have Aero Blaster and the firepower to fight back! Smoke the invaders back into space. Then counter-attack over enemy terrain where battles rage at uncanny speeds and treacherous angles. Nail'em with your mighty Blaster Flash. Hit'em with everything you've got in this extra-terrestrial firefight over the fate of humanity!
Game Story from the US version:
The year is 2040 AD, and the peaceful planet Earth is facing a tremendous crisis. A group calling themselves the "Mega Load Masters" had unexpectedly launched an invasion. Through scientific advances, the M.L.M. had figures out a was to fortify their bodies with inorganic mechanisms. It was this super power which enabled them to destroy all of the nations' armies. Now they threaten to obliterate all organic life forms on the planet's surface...
But one man, Charles K. Takeda, has not given up hope.
As if he had known this day was coming, Takeda and a few of his friends had moved to a secluded insland in the Atlantic Ocean. Bringing with them only a few necessities, their mission was to develop one of Takeda's greatest inventions, the "Blaster System". This Blaster System would enable its pilot to freely manipulate the building blocks of matter by amplifying the distinctive brain waves humans generate. This would make it possible for humans to transcend reality by transforming matter and destroying space.
At present, two super machines, Blaster 1 and Blaster 2, have been completedand fitted with Blaster Systems. Takeda's son and daughter, Mike and Holly, have been specially trained to fly the Blaster Machines. Their mission is to defeat the M.L.M and to ultimately assist their father in building the ultimate aircraft carrier, "Blaster Base."
The struggle is about to begin.
The two machines blast off, propelled by hopes and dreams, seeking peace through the avenue of war...