Izuna 1:Version Differences

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Version Differences denotes all differences between the original Japanese release of Izuna 1 and the North American and European releases.

Title[edit | edit source]

The North American release of Izuna 1 was licensed to Atlus and the European version was licensed to 505 Games. Due to this, the European version has a different title than the north American release.

North America: Izuna: Legend of the Unemployed Ninja

Europe: Izuna: Legend of the Ninja

Cover Art[edit | edit source]

Aside from the selection of logos and placement on the title screen, the North American and European versions of the cover art feature Izuna slightly higher than the original Japanese release.

Cartridge Differences[edit | edit source]


Title Screen[edit | edit source]

Aside from the different logos, the original Japanese title screen only lists the copyright info while the North American and European versions list additional details such as the licensees. The European text had to be smaller to accommodate the longer name of the licensee as well.

Japan North America Europe
English Italian French
Izuna- Legend of the Unemployed Ninja Title Screen (Japan).png Izuna- Legend of the Unemployed Ninja Title Screen (North America).png Izuna- Legend of the Ninja Title Screen (Europe - English).png Izuna- Legend of the Ninja Title Screen (Europe - Italian).png Izuna- Legend of the Ninja Title Screen (Europe - French).png

Start up differences[edit | edit source]

The North American and European versions feature an extra title card on startup that isn't present in the original Japanese release. The text "Licensed by Nintendo" is smaller in the European release.

North America Europe
Izuna Legend of the Unemployed Ninja North American title card.png Izuna Legend of the Ninja European title card.png

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