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Legend of the Valkyrie (Valkyrie no Densetsu in Japanese) is a Japan-exclusive game released by Namco in 1989 in arcades and in 1990 on PC Engine.The hero is the eponymous Valkyrie, a female warrior who wields a sword and is accompanied by Krino Sandra, a frog-like creature who, despite the name is a dude and not a girl. They venture through Marvel Land (no relationship to a certain famous comic book company) to vanquish the demon lord Zouna.The game is probably best known to US audiences through its web comic from Shifty Look. The web comic was initially written by Jimmy Palmiotti and Justin Gray with art drawn by Fernando Heinz Furukawa, but is written and drawn by Ashley Davis following a massive Art Shift.
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