Datsugoku - Prisoners of War

The Arcade PCB by SNK Corp.

Datsugoku - Prisoners of War screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Datsugoku - Prisoners of War © 1988 SNK.


After breaking free from your cell in the POW camp, you must fight your way through the entire enemy army using your fists and whatever weapons you can find on dead soldiers.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Datsugoku - Prisoners of War the  Arcade PCB
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Game ID : A7008 'DG'

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 10 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 4 Mhz), UPD7759 (@ 640 Khz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 256 x 224 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 2048

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

TRIVIA

Released in August 1988.

The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Escaped Prisoners'.

This game is known outside Japan as "P.O.W. - Prisoners of War".

PORTS

Consoles:


Nintendo Famicom (1989, "Datsugoku - Prisoners of War [Model KAC-P7]")

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.

Page last modified on April 20, 2012