Air Buster - Trouble Specialty

The Arcade Video Game by Kaneko Co., Ltd.

Air Buster - Trouble Specialty screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Air Buster - Trouble Specialty © 1990 Kaneko.


A horizontally scrolling shoot'em up game.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Air Buster - Trouble Specialty Arcade Video Game
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(members only)
Main CPU : (3x) Z80 (@ 6 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 3 Mhz), OKI6295 (@ 3 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 8-Way Joystick
Buttons : 2
=> Shoot, Shoot

TRIVIA

Released in January 1990.
Licensed to Namco.

The second level of Air Buster was clearly the inspiration for the 3rd level of 'Turrican 2'.

Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Air Buster - PCCB-00025) on 21/04/1990.

STAFF

Software : S. Igarashi (To-y), H. Takeuchi (Tiny-Tomo)
Graphics : K. Matsuoka, N. Obana, T. Konakawa
Hardware : H. Mikami, H. Nagayoshi
Music composed by : Tatsuya Watanabe
Sound operate : S. Aizu
Test game : F. Komori, K. Niihara, T. Okamoto
Total coordinate : S. Igarashi (To-y)
General producer : Hiroshi Kaneko

PORTS

Consoles:


Nec PC Engine japan (1990, "Aero Blasters")
Sega Mega Drive (1991, "Aero Blasters")

SOURCES
Game's manual.
Game's picture.
Game's ROMs.
Game's screenshots.
See goodies section.

Page last modified on November 11, 2015