Daiku no Gen-san - Beranmee Machi Soudouki

The Arcade Video Game by Irem Corp.

Daiku no Gen-san - Beranmee Machi Soudouki screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Daiku no Gen-san - Beranmee Machi Soudouki © 1990 Irem.

A platform game where you control a worker with a big hammer who smashes his way through obstacles and a variety of enemies.


Irem M-84 system hardware (There is also an earlier version on the M-72).

Main CPU : V30 (@ 8 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), DAC

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


Daiku no Gen-san was released in December 1990.

The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Mr. Gen The Carpenter - Bloody Fool Town Riot Chronicle'.

This game is known outside Japan as "Hammerin' Harry".


1. Daiku no Gen-san - Beranmee Machi Soudouki (1990, Arcade)
2. Daiku no Gen-san - Ghost Building Company (1992, Game Boy)
3. Ganbare! Daiku no Gen-san [Model SHVC-EZ] (1993, Super Famicom)
4. Daiku no Gen-san 2 - Akage no Dan no Gyakushuu (1992, Famicom)
5. Ganbare! Daiku no Gen-san (1993, Super Famicom)
6. Daiku no Gen-san: Robot Teikoku no Yabou (1994, Game Boy)
7. Daiku no Gen-San: Kachikachi no Tonkachi ga Kachi (2000, Game Boy Color)
8. Ikuze! Gen-San: Yuuyake Daiku Monogatari (2008, PSP)


Sound composer : Hiyamuta (Gangy Hiya)



Nintendo Famicom japan (nov.15, 1991) "Daiku no Gen-san [Model IF-24]"

Game's ROM.

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