Battle Field

The Video Game PCB by SNK Corp.

Battle Field screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Battle Field © 1987 SNK.


Travel throughout various time periods to save your fellow comrades in this vertically scrolling shoot'em up. Collect power-ups to help you defeat a variety of enemies and end-bosses.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Game ID : Alpha-68K96II 'BT'

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 8 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 7.15909 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 3 Mhz), YM2413 (@ 8 Mhz), DAC

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick (rotary)
Buttons : 2

TRIVIA

Developed by Alpha Denshi. Released in October 1987.

This game is known in US as "Time Soldiers".

The game contains a horrible original bug : When you put the 'English language' on using the dipswitch the title screen becomes totally broken.

Default high-score table (ranking) :
1 90000 H.RYU
2 80800 TOMO
3 70900 K.OZ
4 60600 ROW.U
5 50500 K.SAKA
6 40400 H.HON
7 30300 T.HATO
8 20200 KAMODA
9 10100 HAGITA
10 7700 S.MORI

UPDATES

In "Time Soldiers", the highscore table contains different name entries than Battle Field.

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on November 07, 2011