Boulder Dash

The Video Game PCB by First Star Soft., Inc.

Boulder Dash screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! [ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Boulder Dash © 1984 Exidy / First Star Software.


Rockford digs feverishly, as boulders crash down all around him, through 16 mystical caves and five levels of difficulty.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Boulder Dash the  Video Game PCB
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Max-A-Flex hardware

Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 1.78979 Mhz), Motorola M68705 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)
Sound Chips : POKEY (@ 1.78979 Mhz), Speaker

Players : 4
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 2

SERIES

1. Boulder Dash (1984)
2. Boulder Dash 2 – Rockford's Revenge (1986)
3. Super Boulder Dash (1986)
4. Boulder Dash III (1986)
5. Boulder Dash Construction Kit (1987)
6. Rockford (1988)
7. Boulder Dash EX (2002, Nintendo Gameboy Advance)
8. Boulder Dash - M.E.
9. Boulder Dash - M.E. 2
10. Boulder Dash XL (2011, Xbox Live Arcade)

STAFF

By : Peter Liepa
With : Chris Gray

PORTS

Consoles:


Atari 2600
Atari XEGS
Colecovision usa (1984) [Model TC-203]
Super Cassette Vision (1984)
Nintendo NES europe (1990) [Model NES-XB]
Nintendo Famicom japan (mar.23, 1990) [Model DFC-XB]
Nintendo NES usa (june.1990) [Model NES-XB]
Nintendo Game Boy europe (1990)
Nintendo Game Boy japan (sept.21, 1990) [Model DMG-BDA]
Nintendo Wii europe (sept.19, 2008, "Virtual Console" - C64 version)
Nintendo Wii usa (june.1, 2009, "Virtual Console" - C64 version)

Computers:


PC [MS-DOS] usa (1984)
FM-7 japan (nov.1984)
Acorn Electron europe
Sinclair ZX Spectrum europe (1984)
Commodore C64 usa europe (1984)
Amstrad CPC europe (1984)
Atari 400/800 usa (1984)
Apple II E usa (1984)
Epoch Cassette Vision japan (1985) [Model 11 NO.09160]
MSX europe (1985)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum europe (1985, Budget edition)
BBC Micro europe (1988)
Commodure Amiga europe (1989)

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.

Page last modified on September 07, 2012