Butasan

The Video Game PCB by Jaleco Co., Ltd.

Butasan screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Butasan © 1987 Jaleco.


Control a pig and blow up other pigs. The simple gameplay is as tasty as a bacon sandwich! Vegetarians beware! :)

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 5 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : (2x) Yamaha YM2203 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 256 x 240 pixels
Screen refresh : 54.00 Hz
Palette colors : 768

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

TRIVIA

Butasan was released in August 1987. Produced by Jaleco under license from NMK.

The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Mister Pig'.

Soundtrack releases :
Game Sound Jaleco -G.S.M. Jaleco 1- [Pony Canyon / Scitron D28B0003 - Aug 21, 1988]

STAFF

Hardware : Yousuke Maki
Software : Tamio Makasato
Sound : Taeko Suzuki
Design & Planning : Maoko Magamime

PORTS

Consoles:


Sony PlayStation 4 [PSN] japan (mar.12, 2015) "Arcade Archives - Butasan [Model CUSA-01823]"
Sony PlayStation 4 [PSN] usa (jul.14, 2015) "Arcade Archives - Buta San [Model CUSA-00991]"
Sony PlayStation 4 [PSN] europe australia (oct.6, 2015) "Arcade Archives - Buta san [Model CUSA-02660]"

Computers:


Commodore C64 usa europe (1988) "Psycho Pigs UXB"
Amstrad CPC europe (1988) "Psycho Pigs UXB"
Sinclair ZX Spectrum europe (1988) "Psycho Pigs UXB"
Sharp X68000 japan (oct.29, 1993) "Psycho Pigs UXB"

SOURCES
Game's ROMs.
Game's screenshots.

Page last modified on September 23, 2016