World Heroes

Year: 1992

Publisher: ADK

Developer: ADK

Country: Japan

Genre: Fighting

Platform: Various



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World Heroes is a fighting game series that originally appeared in arcades, but was later released on multiple platforms. Players control one of eight playable characters, who have been deemed the greatest fighters in history and are based on real historical figures.

LGBTQ  references in this game: Rasputin



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