Cosmo Gang - The Video

The Video Game PCB by NAMCO, Ltd.

Cosmo Gang - The Video screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Cosmo Gang - The Video © 1991 Namco.


Defend against the Cosmo Gang baddies which enter in patterns and join an attack formation. Keep the baddies from stealing energy in the challenging stages.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Namco System 2 hardware
Game ID : CO

Main CPU : (2x) Motorola 68000 (@ 12.288 Mhz), M6809 (@ 3.072 Mhz), HD63705 (@ 2.048 Mhz)
Sound Chips : C140 (@ 21.39 Khz), YM2151 (@ 3.57958 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 3

TRIVIA

Released in March 1992 in Japan (even if the titlescreen says 1991).

This is the video version of a popular novelty redemption game of the same name.

Victor Entertainment released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Cosmo Gang - The Video : Namco Game Sound Express Vol.8 - VICL-15018) on 24/03/1993.

UPDATES

The US version is slightly different :
• 'Winners Don't Use Drugs' screen added.

STAFF

Game designer : Kohji Kenjoh
Programmer : Shiohigaler Itoh
Original character designer : Fanchan
Visual : Tatsuya
Sound : Yoshie Arakawa

PORTS

Consoles:


Nintendo Super Famicom (1992) "Cosmo Gang - The Video [Model SHVC-CA]"

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on December 28, 2012