Bee Storm - DoDonPachi II

The IGS PGM Cart. by IGS Co., Ltd.

Bee Storm - DoDonPachi II screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] IGS PGM Cart.

Bee Storm - DoDonPachi II © 2001 IGS.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Bee Storm - DoDonPachi II the  IGS PGM Cart.
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IGS PGM hardware

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 20 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 8.468 Mhz)
Sound Chips : ICS2115 (@ 8.468 Mhz)

Players: Up to 2 simultaneously.
Control per player: 8-way joystick
Buttons per player: 3
=> [A] Shoot, [B] Special weapon, [C] Rapid shooting

TRIVIA

Bee Storm was released in May 2001 in the Japanese arcades.

Developed by Cave and published by IGS under license from the developer.

It was the first shoot'em up game made on the PGM hardware.

Scitron Digital Content released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Dodonpachi II / Dodonpachi Sound Trax - SCDC-00126) on 19/09/2001.

UPDATES

• V 100

• V 101

• V 102

TIPS AND TRICKS

Final stage : stage 7 is secret. You need to have over 400,000,000 pts (default needed points in Test Menu) at the end of the Stage 6 to be allowed to go to the final stage.

SERIES

1. DonPachi (1995)
2. DoDonPachi (1997)
3. Bee Storm - DoDonPachi II (2001)
4. DoDonPachi Dai-Ou-Jou (2002)
5. DoDonPachi Dai-Fukkatsu (2008)
6. DoDonPachi Saidaioujou (2012)
7. DoDonPachi Maximum (2012) [Apple App Store]

STAFF

Director : Why
Producer : Vee
Programmer : Laisam, Hawk Chen
Game Designer : Yan [Bastard]
Art Designer : Pipy, Kai, C.S.Y, Debby, Job
Music & Sound : Eddie Yao, Julian Chin, Parsonslin

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Game's picture.
Game's screenshots.
Official website (Chinese): http://www.igs.com.tw/chinese/product/bee/index.htm
Official website (Japanese): http://www.igs.com.tw/chinese/product/bee/japan/index.htm
Official website (English): http://www.igs.com.tw/chinese/product/bee/usa/index.htm

Page last modified on April 30, 2013