Cyvern - The Dragon Weapons

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The [Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game by Kaneko Co., Ltd. [Tokyo, Japan]

 
DESCRIPTION
 
[Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game

Cyvern - The Dragon Weapons © 1998 Kaneko Company, Limited.


Take control of 3 artificially enhanced elemental dragons and battle against tons of enemy airships and hulking bosses in this excellent overhead shooter. Features awesome graphics & sound effects as well as responsive controls and a high level of challenge.
TECHNICAL
 
Kaneko Super Nova System Hardware

Main CPU : SH-2 (@ 28.638 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YMZ280B (@ 16.66 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 8-Way Joystick
Buttons : 2
=> [A] Shoot / Banish, [B] Bomb
TRIVIA
 
This game was shown at the 1998 AOU Amusement Expo show, in Japan. It was then released in April 1998 in Japan.

There is a 'Plus' upgrade for this game :
You can modify each dragon with special abilities.
There is a gauge during boss fights showing how much energy the boss has left now.
Multiple endings
If you have certain items, some bosses will change into their 'true boss form'.
SOURCES
 
Game's ROM.

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