Click here to register.
Forgot Your Password?
January 22 2019

· Home
· Reviews
· Kazuya's Neo Top 10
· In Depth FAQ's
· Downloads
· Web Links
· News Categories
· Image Gallery
· Official Wallpapers
· Fan Made Wallpapers

· NGFL Site Projects

· Neo Geo - The Console
· Neo Geo Pocket Handheld
· Articles

· SNK Jukebox
· NGFL Arcade

· Discussion Forum
· Chatroom
· Latest Comments
· Xbox Live Leaderboard
· NGFL World Map

· Contact Me
· Site FAQ's
· Search Site

· Submit News
· Submit Link
· Submit Article
· Submit a Photo
· Submit Download

Random Review
Legend Of Success Joe

Users Online
· Guests Online: 5

· Members Online: 0

· Total Members: 2,351
· Newest Member: tomhilde

Last Seen Users
Supergrafx 2 days
RiKo 1 week
cthulhu 1 week
Debujin 2 weeks
Reuart 3 weeks
Atomduck 3 weeks
NeoStrayCat 4 weeks
dhowerter 6 weeks
green beret 7 weeks


Support Us!
Donate To Us!
Enter an amount to donate:

Why Donate?

Game events
Latest scores
scored 193 points in
League Bowling
League Bowling
scored 523 points in
Snow Bowling
Snow Bowling
scored 172 points in
League Bowling
League Bowling
scored 28725 points in
Heli Boarding
Heli Boarding

Latest champions
is the new champion in
Snow Bowling with 523 points
Snow Bowling
is the new champion in
Heli Boarding with 28725 points
Heli Boarding
is the new champion in
Donkey Kong with 24900 points
Donkey Kong
is the new champion in
Helicopter with 1125 points

  Strikers 1945 Plus - ©Psikyo 1999 (Review 2)

Click here to view the image gallery for this game -->

Game Stats
1 or 2 player

Shoot 'em up

346 Megs
Japanese Name:

Strikers 1945 Plus

Released On:


Reviewed By:
Top Reviews By This Author:


No Other Reviews Yet!

Other Opinions - More Reviews On NG4L:
Review 1 - by Kazuya_UK


Strikers 1945 Plus is the third installment in the popular Psikyo series. This game brings back our popular International strike-force against the invading aliens, in a classical and very solid shooter. Filling a void in the Neo Geo shooting department, this game is basically a sort of "extra" version of the former non-Neo Geo Strikers games, adding some extra features and much improved graphics, the first vertical shooter for Neo Geo since Aero Fighters 3.

You can choose between six (and a secret one) planes, according to your tactical and strategic preferences, to battle tons of enemies and big bosses in eight action-packed missions, in marvelous rendered landscapes, with a very weird,chtulhu-like, final boss. Basically, the game has the typical Psikyo style: you have to dodge a lot, know enemies' patterns, and wisely use your bomb, which is a helpers call. This means that every plane has a helping ally (or formation, or a giant V-2 rocket, in fockewulf's case) who enters the screen when called, absorbing projectiles and firing at enemies... and needs to be used wisely!

Another interesting feature is the super shoot gauge, which is replenished by the hits you score, and limits your use of s-shoots.This gives depth in the strategic department, because you need to learn how to time s-shoots,and eventually combo them with helpers...

However, the screen easily gets full of projectiles, requiring remarkable dodging skills and, in the last levels, a good deal of luck; this is a typical '90s trend, a thing that could scare neophites... and make happy expert shooter players, even if sometimes the game can be frustrating... the game deserves some plays however, and has a kind of addictive, clean gameplay that will make you appreciate it, even if you're not a typical shooter fan... battling giant mechas with WW II planes, is a very interesting thing!

An awesome shooter from psikyo, not original but very solid.

Graphics: 9.5/10
By far, the best department - even better than blazing star (in my humble opinion), fully rendered.
Sound: 7/10
Cute, functional, but nothing memorable...
Game play: 7.5/10
Strike the enemy! The game is soooo smooth...
Replay Value: 7.5/10
You'll play it a lot, especially if you'll decide to finish it with all the planes...

Overall Rating: 7.5/10

Outside Links:
Related Reviews:

Reviews @

Review by Sifl

Above links open in a new window.
Aero Fighters series
Another good Vertically scrolling shooter series!

Back to Neo Geo Reviews -->

No Comments have been Posted.

  Post Comment
Please Login to Post a Comment.

Rating is available to Members only.

Please login or register to vote.

No Ratings have been Posted.