Desert War

An arcade shoot-'em-up by NMK where you pilot a combat helicopter, rescuing fellow soldiers while destroying enemy fortifications. Its unique for combining the manual-scrolling, rescue-based aspect of Choplifter with a perspective similar to auto-scrolling shoot-'em-ups.

Overview

Desert War (known in Japan as Wangan Sensou, loosely translated to "Gulf War") is a vertical-scrolling shoot-'em-up developed by NMK and released by Jaleco for arcades in 1995.