The second installment in Enix' hugely successful RPG series "Dragon Quest".
DQII was ported to the MSX and MSX2 in 1988, to the Super Famicon in 1993 (together with DQI), and to the Game Boy in 1999.
It was released in 1990 in the States under the name "Dragon Warrior II". The Game Boy version was released in the States in the year 2000.
Akira Toriyama: Character & Monster design
Koichi Sugiyama: Music