Series: Hammerin Harry

Hammerin’ Harry

This entry is part 1 of 8 in the series Hammerin Harry

Ah, the days of mascot platformers. Hammerin’ Harry – known in its Japanese homeland as Daiku no Gen-san, or” Gen the Carpenter” –

Hammerin’ Harry: Ghost Breeding Company

This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series Hammerin Harry

It’s Hammerin’ Harry versus the undead! The first of many portable sequels, this Game Boy game implements a life meter

Kizuchida Quiz da Gen-san Da!

This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series Hammerin Harry

This is fairly simplistic board/quiz game. As Gen moves forward across the board, he needs to answer questions within a

Daiku no Gen-san 2: Akage no Dan no Gyakushuu

This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series Hammerin Harry

This Famicom-only Gen-san sequel, whose subtitle translates to “Red-Headed Dan’s Counterattack”, doesn’t really add much to the mix – it’s

Ganbare! Daiku no Gen-san

This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series Hammerin Harry

On the surface, the Super Famicom Gen-san game might be the closest you can get to the arcade version, but

Daiku no Gen-san: Robot Teikoku no Yabou

This entry is part 6 of 8 in the series Hammerin Harry

The second Game Boy Daiku no Gen-san game takes out heroes to the final frontier – outer space. The basic

Daiku no Gen-san: Kachikachi no Tonkachi ga Kachi

This entry is part 7 of 8 in the series Hammerin Harry

A notable departure from the arcade-style action of its predecessors, the sole Game Boy Color installment is more of a

Hammerin’ Hero

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Hammerin Harry

After spending the better part of a decade moonlight as a pachinko mascot, Irem resurrected their old friend for a