Nintendo Entertainment System Manuals/ NES Manuals. Needless to say, this is very helpful and necessary for a couple of long stretches without any floor. Get it here: Holy Diver - The NES Dump. An enemy type introduced here which will haunt you through most of the stages is a bat who sticks to the ceiling and fires triple bullets down to the ground, and even if you can hit it, it is only vulnerable as it shoots. Units in Stock: 0 Their primary claim to fame is the (in)famous R-Type series of sci-fi shoot-em-ups, famed for their power-ups systems and tight gameplay, freakish stage and enemy design, and their unrelenting brutality. Retro-Bit x FigPin Limited Edition Enamel Pin Set, Holy Diver 8-Bit Cartridge and Protective Dust Cover. Your magic meter expands by eight points for each wing you collect, and the first four bosses give over new magic spells for you to eschew with Twin Fire. There is enough here to distinguish its identity from the Belmont saga starting with the lack of whips. While it does a good job at creating a dangerous atmosphere for the big bads you’ll fight, it’s also likely to annoy you and perhaps make you nervous during a particularly protracted fight. The Black Slayer had further extended his empire over the countryside and the interdimensional forces were even more powerful. Holy Diver 8-Bit Cartridge and Protective Dust Cover compatible with original NES® and Retro-Bit® consoles. by Michael Plasket on August 7, 2017. Write us using our internal ticket system. Beautiful glossy 6 page color Manual Available (Optional for an add'l $12) - See above. This website uses cookies for various functions. Hell, anything that flies is liable to destroy you over a pit, and even if most lava pits are not instant death, they’re often placed around enemies which can’t easily be hit or killed in less than six fire blasts. NO GAME INCLUDED, BOX ONLY  The box art was created solely by Galvatryne of Like the box? The next 17 years were difficult but Randy, Zack, and Ozzy devoted themselves to the cause of Holy Magic Justice. First 1,000 units come with a special limited edition white colored cartridge. In nearly every sense of the word, Holy Diver is a hardcore game, and not just because of its heavy metal-derived setting. While somewhat out of the way, the wizard staff in stage four cuts your magic use in half, making it nearly mandatory. Holy Diver is a nigh-shameless ripoff of Castlevania in terms of visual design and gameplay, but this is not necessarily a fault. Holy Diver (Japanese: ... distributor Retro-bit announced that they would give Holy Diver a worldwide physical re-release for the Nintendo Entertainment System. Yes, the game is influenced by images evoked when you think of the power of ROCK and METAL and SATAN and everything that has to do with eighties hard music. For my surprise, the NES carts were for sale, as nobody were actually renting them - it was the SNES era. Behold the power of rock in video game text form: Resurrected-The Legend of the Holy Magic King’s Justice. Just as hard as the first two R-Typegames if not even worse in some respects.