EarthBound © 1995 Nintendo Company, Limited.
North American release. Game developed in Japan. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese release entry; "Mother 2 - Gyiyg no Gyakushuu [Model SHVC-MB]
Teaser text from this American version:
GIYGAS INVASION!!! BIZARRE ALIENS ROAM THE EARTH!!!
Intergalactic terror strikes the small town of Onett as a blazing extraterrestrial object crashes in the night! The earth now faces imminent destruction by the universal evil threat known as Giygas! Armed with a cracked baseball bat, a cookie and an ATM card, a courageous boy named Ness vows to save the planet from hideous destruction. He must first find his heroic companions, Paula, Jeff and Poo. Will Ness succeed in his attempts to ambush countless frightening monsters as he travels ? The ultimate test lies in the impending encounter with the all powerful Giygas!!