Buggy Boy

The Video Game PCB by Tatsumi Electronics Co., Ltd.

Buggy Boy screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! [ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Buggy Boy © 1985 Tatsumi Electronics Company, Limited.


A colorful buggy racing game with 5 different racetracks : Circuit Off-Road, North Monte Carlo, East Safari, West Paris Dakar and South Southern Cross. Drive through different terrains avoiding other vehicles and picking up bonus items. Gates provide bonus points.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Buggy Boy the  Video Game PCB
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(members only)
Main CPU : (2x) I8086 (@ 5 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.75 Mhz)
Sound Chips : (2x) General Instrument AY8910 (@ 1.875 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : dial
Buttons : 1

TRIVIA

Buggy Boy was released in July 1985.

This game was licensed to Data East for US distribution (as "Speed Buggy").

Peter Huesken of the Netherlands holds the official record for this game with 103,200 points on October 4, 1986.

PORTS

Computers:


Amstrad CPC (1987)
Atari ST/E (1987)
Commodore C64 (1987)
Commodore Amiga (1987)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1988)

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.

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