Power Strike

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Power Strike
Developer Compile
Publisher Sega
Systems Game Gear Micro, Master System, Mobile, MSX, PS4, Switch, Wii
Released Sega Master System
JP: February 29, 1988
EU/NA: 1988
JP: July 23, 1988
Mobile (Java ME)
EU: July 8, 2004
Wii Virtual Console (MSX)
JP: May 27, 2008
Game Gear Micro/PS4/Switch
JP (Aleste Collection): December 24, 2020
Added to
Game Gear Micro: April 4, 2021

Power Strike, known as Aleste (アレスタ) in Japan, was a shoot 'em up video game by Compile. It was the first game in the Aleste series.


Power Strike was released in 1988 in Europe, and North America, and Japan (as Aleste) for Sega Master System.

An MSX version of Aleste was released in 1988 in Japan.

A mobile Java ME version of Power Strike was released in 2004 in Europe.

The MSX version of Aleste was released for the Wii Virtual Console in 2008.

In 2020, Aleste was included in the Aleste Collection, which was released in Japan for PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. A special white Game Gear Micro was also released the same day with all of the games from the Aleste Collection.