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{{Infobox company
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|name = Philko Corporation
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|image = File:PhilkoLogo.jpg
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|imagewidth = 200px
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|caption = Philko logo
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|location = South Korea
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|years = 1985-1993
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|consoles = Arcade
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|firstgame =
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|lastgame =
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|aliases =
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|published = Sharp Image (North America), Poara Enterprises, Pacific Games (Japan)
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|connected =
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}}
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'''Philko''' was a Arcade game developer, founded in 1985-07-30 and closed in 1993, localized somewhere in South Korea.
 
'''Philko''' was a Arcade game developer, founded in 1985-07-30 and closed in 1993, localized somewhere in South Korea.
   
In 1989 she was rumored in EGM magazine of USA as the first korean company to program for NES (Article EGM n° 4, Nov. 1989):
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== List of games ==
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{|class="wikitable sortable"
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!width=150|Name
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!width=100|Console
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!width=150|Released
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!width=200|Description
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|-
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|align="center"|''[[Atomic Point]]''
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|align="center"|Sega System 16B (modded)
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|align="center"|1990
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|Clone of ''Flash Point.''
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|-
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|align="center"|''[[Dyger]]''
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|align="center"|Arcade
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|align="center"|1989
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|
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|-
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|align="center"|''[[Lock On]]''
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|align="center"|Sega System 16B (modded)
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|align="center"|1991
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|
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|-
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|align="center"|''[[Snapper]]''
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|align="center"|Sega System 16B (modded)
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|align="center"|1990
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|Snake clone.
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|-
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|align="center"|''[[The Destroyer from Jail]]''
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|align="center"|Sega System 16B (modded)
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|align="center"|1991
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|
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|-
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|align="center"|''[[Turtle Ship]]''
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|align="center"|Arcade
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|align="center"|1988
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|Hack of ''Side Arms: Hyper Dyne''
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|-
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|align="center"|''[[Whizz]]''
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|align="center"|Arcade
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|align="center"|1989
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|Released in North America as ''Twin Falcons''
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|-
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|align="center"|''[[Xyonix]]''
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|align="center"|Arcade
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|align="center"|1989
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|Tetris clone based on Atari Tetris.
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|}
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==Trivia==
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* In 1989, Philko was rumored in EGM magazine of USA as the first Korean company to program games for the NES (Article EGM n° 4, Nov. 1989):
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[[File:Philko Game EGM 4 nov 89.jpg|none|thumb|361x361px]]
   
[[File:Philko Game EGM 4 nov 89.jpg|none|thumb|361x361px]][[Category:Companies]]
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{{Companies}}
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[[Category:Companies]]
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[[Category:Famicom/NES games]]

Latest revision as of 19:00, December 2, 2019

Philko Corporation
PhilkoLogo
Philko logo
Origin South Korea
Years 1985-1993
Consoles Arcade
Published games by Sharp Image (North America), Poara Enterprises, Pacific Games (Japan)

Philko was a Arcade game developer, founded in 1985-07-30 and closed in 1993, localized somewhere in South Korea.

List of games Edit

Name Console Released Description
Atomic Point Sega System 16B (modded) 1990 Clone of Flash Point.
Dyger Arcade 1989
Lock On Sega System 16B (modded) 1991
Snapper Sega System 16B (modded) 1990 Snake clone.
The Destroyer from Jail Sega System 16B (modded) 1991
Turtle Ship Arcade 1988 Hack of Side Arms: Hyper Dyne
Whizz Arcade 1989 Released in North America as Twin Falcons
Xyonix Arcade 1989 Tetris clone based on Atari Tetris.

TriviaEdit

  • In 1989, Philko was rumored in EGM magazine of USA as the first Korean company to program games for the NES (Article EGM n° 4, Nov. 1989):
Philko Game EGM 4 nov 89
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