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'''''Jungle Emperor''''' (ジャングル大帝 ''Jungle Taitei''<ref>[http://www.chrismcovell.com/secret/FC__1990Q3.html Famicom: July-Sept. 1990.] Retrieved 03 Oct '16.</ref>) is a cancelled 1990<ref>[https://twitter.com/chou_nosuke/status/458413595001249793/photo/1 Japanese Twitter post.] Retrieved 03 Oct '16.</ref> platform action game that was in development by Taito for the Famicom, based on the popular manga/anime of the same name (aka ''Kimba the White Lion'') by Osamu Tezuka.
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'''''Jungle Emperor''''' (ジャングル大帝 ''Jungle Taitei''<ref>[http://www.chrismcovell.com/secret/FC__1990Q3.html Famicom: July-Sept. 1990.] Retrieved 03 Oct '16.</ref>) is a cancelled 1990<ref>[https://web.archive.org/web/20190313205844/https://twitter.com/gt198x/status/458413595001249793 Japanese Twitter post of a magazine scan of World Rally (courtesy of the Wayback Machine).] Retrieved 03 Oct '16.</ref> platform action game that was in development by Taito for the Famicom, based on the popular manga/anime of the same name (aka ''Kimba the White Lion'') by Osamu Tezuka.
  
 
Not much is known about this game, except that it was going to be released in November 1990, but it was cancelled for unknown reasons. No prototypes of the game are known to exist.  
 
Not much is known about this game, except that it was going to be released in November 1990, but it was cancelled for unknown reasons. No prototypes of the game are known to exist.  
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Kimba Famicom 2.jpg|One of the advertisements for the game.
 
Kimba Famicom 2.jpg|One of the advertisements for the game.
 
Kimba Famicom 3.jpg|One of the advertisements for the game.
 
Kimba Famicom 3.jpg|One of the advertisements for the game.
Kimba Famicom 4.jpg|Advertisement (Right) for the game from the preview.
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Kimba Famicom 4.jpg|Advertisement (left) for the game from the preview.
 
Kimba Famicom 5.jpg|One of the advertisements for the game.
 
Kimba Famicom 5.jpg|One of the advertisements for the game.
 
Kimba Famicom Preview cover.jpg|Cover of the preview for the then-upcoming Taito games.
 
Kimba Famicom Preview cover.jpg|Cover of the preview for the then-upcoming Taito games.
Kimba Famicom 6.jpg|A preview (right) of the game.
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Kimba Famicom 6.jpg|A preview (left) of the game.
 
Kimba Famicom review.jpg|Another review of the game.
 
Kimba Famicom review.jpg|Another review of the game.
 
Kimba Famicom review 2.jpg
 
Kimba Famicom review 2.jpg

Revision as of 06:17, 18 November 2020

Kimba Famicom Title.jpg

Title screen.

Status: Lost

Jungle Emperor (ジャングル大帝 Jungle Taitei[1]) is a cancelled 1990[2] platform action game that was in development by Taito for the Famicom, based on the popular manga/anime of the same name (aka Kimba the White Lion) by Osamu Tezuka.

Not much is known about this game, except that it was going to be released in November 1990, but it was cancelled for unknown reasons. No prototypes of the game are known to exist.

There was a Jungle Emperor/Kimba the White Lion game that was planned for the N64 and was also unreleased.

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