Blaster Master is a run-style, action video game developed by Sunsoft for the Nintendo Entertainment Systems (NES) in 1988. The game is first-person combat between various radioactive mutators and the protagonist. However, the euphonic soundtrack, pixelated graphics and sophisticated mechanics are the main features of the game. The game is critically acclaimed and considered to be a robust version on NES.

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The protagonist, Jason, is the playable character in the game. Firstly, one day, Jason’s pet frog Fred toppled down from the bowl and moved inside a hole in the backyard to the deeper earth. And then, he finds a chest there and developed into a giant toad. After that, the player, Jason, runs behind his frog and reaches the interior of the planet where he finds a larger tank. Sophie the third, used it to kill radioactive mutants inside the hole.

In other words, the objective of the game is to rescue Fred and defeat the radioactive boss, Plutonium. The game consists of eight different levels and two modes. However, the player can either choose to be the pilot of the tank and shoot the enemies in a scrolling platform mode or choose to walk and shoot the enemies with his gun, jump and other ground attacks in a top-down view mode. Similarly, some special weapons are collected along with the game and, they can be used as powerups.

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What Emulator to be used to play this game?

Blaster Master is released for Nintendo Entertainment System. To play this game in your favourite device, you need to download and install an NES emulator on your device.

For windows, you can select from 80five, Fceux2.2.2, FWNES, Jnes1.1.1, etc. Similarly, android users, use NES Emulator 1.0.1, Nostalgia.NES 1.15.8, etc. And finally, the Mac OS users, RockNES 4.0.1, Nestopia 1.4.1, etc. are available options.

Three Related Games

Blaster Master is a unique amalgam of brilliant mechanics and assonant music embedded in a game. So,if you liked playing this game, you should check out other similar games listed below.

Mega Man X

Taking the game’s fictional world into future space, Dr Light developed the formula of creating robots with the ability to think and behave like humans. Thus, smashing his fear, a series of tests were conducted to ensure proper design and outcomes. Dr Cain performed a similar experiment, and ‘X’ was born, but due to some technical glitch, all other robots turned into evil creatures who wanted to destroy the world. Therefore, in this game, let us help Mega Man X to restore peace and defeat the robots.

The Sinking City

The Sinking City is an open-world investigation based adventure game. It is inspired by the works of horror book author, H. P. Lovecraft. To elaborate, the protagonist, Charles Reed, is a private investigator. He is called upon by the officers in the fictional city of Oakmont. The players need to investigate the case of the drowning Oakmont city by collecting pieces of evidence. In the atmosphere of fear in the city, people believe this to be a paranormal activity. Therefore, get ready to clear the myth and find the culprits. 

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Scorn is another horror plot-based adventurous video game. The protagonist is thrown into a world inside his dreams where each segment, each path is different and have a unique puzzle associated with it. Thus, to survive this isolated horrific world, you need to solve the riddles and complete the quests. The imagination is restricted inside the zone, and hence each time one imagines the zone changes. So, get your wit on tight and explore this marvellous game.

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