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Rick Taylor

Rick Taylor, the main character of the series.

Splatterhouse is a Horror game series produced by Namco.

Video Games

  • Splatterhouse (1988). Arcade. Later released for TurboGrafx-16, FM Towns and Tiger LCD Handheld.
  • Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti (July 31, 1989). NES.
  • Splatterhouse 2 (August 3, 1992). SEGA Genesis/Mega Drive.
  • Splatterhouse 3 (March 19, 1993). SEGA Genesis/Mega Drive.
  • Splatterhouse (November 23, 2010). PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360.

Links to other series

Direction Series Date Description Type

4Arrow L Re-Animator1988 1988The Splatterhouse video game series features a mad scientist called "Dr. Henry West", owner of "West Mansion", the setting for the series. This Dr. West was also conducting experiments to resurrect the dead.3

4Arrow L Friday the 13th1988 1988The Terror Mask was originally designed after Jason's iconic hockey mask. One achievement/trophy in the 2010 Splatterhouse references Jason Vorhees.3

4Arrow L Evil Dead1988 1988The Evil Hand enemy from Splatterhouse is a reference to Evil Dead, and laughing deer heads are featured in Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti and Splatterhouse 2. In the 2010 Splatterhouse Phase Four: "The Meat Factory", Rick finds a shotgun next to a corpse that looks similar to Ashley William, missing hand included.3

4Arrow L The Exorcist19890731 July 31, 1989The Stage 1, Area 2 boss in Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti is a parody of the film The Exorcist.3

4Arrow L Alien19890731 July 31, 1989The Stage 3, Area 1 boss in Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti is a parody of the film Alien. On the North American and European Splatterhouse 2 boxart, there's a monster that strongly resembles an adult Xenomorph. 3

4Arrow L The Fly19890731 July 31, 1989The Stage 3, Area 3 boss in Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti is a parody of the film The Fly.3

5Arrow R Smash Court Tennis19981112 November 12, 1998The West Mansion can be seen in the Theme Park course in Anna Kournikova's Smash Court Tennis.1

5Arrow R Point Blank2000 2000An image of Rick from Splatterhouse appears as a possible target in Point Blank 3.2

5Arrow R Tales of Series20001130 November 30, 2000Rick from Splatterhouse makes a cameo appearance in Tales of Eternia, while Tales of Phantasia features a place called "The Splatterhouse Inn".1

5Arrow R Family Tennis20020614 June 14, 2002Rick from Splatterhouse is a selectable character in Family Tennis Advance.1

5Arrow R Technic200207 July 2002Technicbeat features a Splatterhouse remixed theme.3

5Arrow R Alien Abduction (2005)20050426 April 26, 2005The official art of the Giant Boreworm from Splatterhouse 3 is seen in the 2005 movie Alien Abduction.2

5Arrow R Namco × Capcom20050526 May 26, 2005The item "Rick's Mask" in Namco × Capcom references Splatterhouse.3

5Arrow R Tekken20060706 July 06, 2006The Terror Mask from Splatterhouse is a customization item (named "Splatter Mask") for Craig Marduk in the PSP port of Tekken 5: Dark Ressurection.2

4Arrow L Nightmare on Elm Street20101123 November 23, 2010In the 2010 Splatterhouse Phase Six: "Beast With a Human Heart", a burnt corpse wearing Freddy's glove is seen near a boiler. Nearby it is Freddy's red and green sweater.3

4Arrow L Child's Play20101123 November 23, 2010In the 2010 Splatterhouse Phase Two: "The Meat Factory", Rick can spot an inanimate Chucky-like toy under a bed, next to a bloodied knife.3

5Arrow R Soul Series20120508 May 08, 2012The Terror Mask from Splatterhouse is included in the SoulCalibur V donwloadable pack Miscellaneous Equipment 1.2

5Arrow R Project X Zone20121011 October 11, 2012The item "Terror Mask" references Splatterhouse.3

5Arrow R Pac-Man20140206 February 06, 2014Pac-Man Monsters features Rick from Splatterhouse.1

5Arrow R Family Stadium20141110 November 10, 2014Famista Dream Match and Famista Climax feature Rick from Splatterhouse as a guest player; additionally one of the players in the Namco Stars team in Pro Yakyuu Family Stadium '88 and its sequels is called "Rick".1

5Arrow R Galaxian20150429 April 29, 2015Rick from Splatterhouse makes an appearance in Galaga: Tekken 20th Anniversary Edition.1