Double Dribble - The Ultimate Basketball Game [Model GX690]

The Arcade Video Game by Konami Industry Co., Ltd.

Double Dribble - The Ultimate Basketball Game [Model GX690] screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Double Dribble - The Ultimate Basketball Game © 1987 Konami Industry Company, Limited.

A basketball game.


Game ID : GX690

Main CPU : (3x) M6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 3.58 Mhz), Sanyo VLM5030 (@ 3.58 Mhz), (3x) RC (@ 3.58 Mhz)

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


Double Dribble was released in January 1987.

This game was Konami's second basketball game, the first is "Super Basketball".

Double Dribble was the first video game to have the USA national anthem be sung in its entirety.


1. Double Dribble - The Ultimate Basketball Game (1987)
2. Hyper Dunk - The Playoff Edition (1994, Sega Mega Drive)


Cabinet Graphic Design: Don Marshall



Nintendo NES usa (September 1987) "Double Dribble [Model NES-DW]"
Nintendo NES europe (December 13, 1989) "Double Dribble [Model NES-DW]"
Nintendo Famicom Disk japan (July 24, 1987) "Exciting Basketball [Model KDS-EKB]"
Nintendo Game Boy europe (1991) "Hyper Dunk"
Nintendo Game Boy usa (December 1991) "Double Dribble 5 on 5 [Model DMG-DW]"
Nintendo Game Boy japan (September 25, 1992) "Konamic Basket [Model DMG-DWJ]"
Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] europe (November 16, 2007) NES version
Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] usa (November 26, 2007) NES version


Commodore C64 usa europe (1990)
Commodore Amiga europe (1990)
PC [MS-DOS, 3.5"/5.25"] usa (1990)


LCD handheld game (1989)

Game's ROM.

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