Air Buster - Trouble Specialty

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The [Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game by Kaneko Co., Ltd. [Tokyo, Japan]

 
DESCRIPTION
 
[Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game

Air Buster - Trouble Specialty © 1990 Kaneko.


A horizontally scrolling shoot'em up game.
TECHNICAL
 
PICTURE :
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Air Buster - Trouble Specialty machine
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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 ROM.
Machine's picture.

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