Looooooong before Yo-Kai Watch, there was Youkai Douchuuki. This platformer hit the Famicom all the way back in 1987, and it never left Japan. Over 30 years later, the game is finally getting some life outside of Japan with an English fan translation.
In Youkai Douchuuki, you play as a young boy who has to fight is way through Hell while battli youkai. The game includes 5 different endings and multiple paths.