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So, Famicom Star Wars is based on Sega's Alex Kidd.

https://upsilandre.over-blog.com/2020/0 ... -kidd.html
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The Dendy - a bootleg NES in Russia - which became official-ish with time -- was huge in 1992-93 .... most of the execs went into hiding due to death threats in 1996 and it went down with a whimper. But not before Dendy starred in a short cartoon:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4QyLLPQfF1M
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Masando recreates Yosaku (and Tetris) in NES/Famicom Family Basic V2. (Notes in the description that it lacks features which he could add in V3 which has more RAM.)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EU-MmxaVdJE
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