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This article is a quick list of all games in the Strider series, as well as crossover games that feature the characters and settings of the series.

Strider series[]

  • Strider (CPS-1). Released March 1989 for Arcades. Ported to the following:
    • Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, Amstrad CPC, PC-DOS. Released September/October 1989. Developed by Tiertex, published by U.S. Gold. Only released in Europe.
    • Mega Drive/Sega Genesis. Released September 1990. Developed internally by Sega.
    • Master System. Released 1991. Developed by Tiertex, published by Sega. Not released in Japan.
    • Sharp X68000. Released November 1992. Only released in Japan.
    • PC Engine. Released September 1994. Developed by Dice Creative, published by NEC Avenue. Includes brand-new cutscenes, an extra stage and red audio quality soundtrack. Only released in Japan.
    • PlayStation. Released February 2000 (bundled with Strider 2) and 2006 (as part of the Capcom Gamebooks series). Developed by Use Corporation.
    • PlayStation Portable. Released March 2006 as part of Capcom Classics Collection Remixed. Not released in Japan.
    • PlayStation 2 and Xbox. Released November 2006 as part of Capcom Classics Collection Volume 2. Not released in Japan.
    • Mobile phones. Released February 2010. Taken down in March 2018. Only released in Japan.
    • Wii Virtual Console. Released November 2011, taken down in January 2019.
    • PlayStation 3, PlayStation Vita and PlayStation Portable. Released August 2014 via PlayStation Network as part of Strider 2.
    • Nintendo Switch. Released February 2021 as part of Capcom Arcade Stadium. Released on PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on May 2021.
    • iOS and Android. Released July 2021 via the au Smart Pass Premium Classic Games service, exclusively on Japan.
    • Also included in the following retro mini consoles: Retro-Bit Generations 2 (2017, Japan exclusive), Super Retro-Cade (2017, English exclusive), Arcade1UP (2018, English exclusive), Mega Drive Mini/Sega Genesis Mini (2019, America, Europe and Asia versions only), Capcom Home Arcade (2019, Europe exclusive)
  • Strider (NES). Released July 1989 in America only.
    • Strider (Tiger Handheld). Released 1990 in America only. A handheld game based on the NES Strider.
    • Game Boy Advance. Released September 2006 as part of Capcom Classics Mini Mix, in America only.
    • Also included in the following retro mini consoles: Super Retro-Cade (2017, English exclusive), Go! Retro Portable (2018, English exclusive).
  • Strider II. Released 1990 for Amiga, Atari ST, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum and Amstrad CPC. Licensed by Capcom USA, developed by Tiertex, published by U.S. Gold. Ported to the following:
    • Master System. Released April 1993 in Europe only.
    • Mega Drive/Sega Genesis. Released March 1993 in America and Europe only. Fully titled Journey from Darkness: Strider Returns in America.
    • Game Gear. Released August 1993 in America and Europe only. Titled Journey from Darkness: Strider Returns in all territories.
  • Strider 2. Released December 1999 for Arcades. Ported to the following:
    • PlayStation. Released February 2000. Published by Virgin Interactive in Europe.
    • PlayStation 3, PlayStation Portable and PlayStation Vita. Released August 2014 via PlayStation Network. PlayStation Portable version taken down July 2021 following the retirement of its digital store.
  • Strider (2014). Released February 2014 for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One and PC via Steam, all digitally. Physical version for PlayStation 3 only in Japan. Developed by Double Helix Games and Capcom.

Cancelled games[]

Spiritual successors[]

  • Run Saber. Released June 1993 for Super Nintendo by Horisoft. Not released in Japan.
  • Osman. Released February 1996 for Arcades by Mitchell Corp.
  • Moon Diver. Released March 2011 for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360 by Square-Enix.

Crossover appearances[]

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