Exzisus

The Arcade Video Game by Taito Corp.

Exzisus screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Exzisus © 1987 Taito.


The player must use an 8-way joystick to take control of a space astronaut named Exzisus with two buttons to make him fire shots at and drop missiles on enemies, and launch his bird and dog-like robots at them. There are also several different powerups that he can collect to aid him in his mission:
L (Laser Light Blaster)
D (Disruption or Destruction depending upon the palette)
M (Missile)
F (Full Automatic)
A (Aerodynamic Power)
O (Option)
and, in some versions of the title, B (Barrier). When hit, Exzisus returns back to his regular humanoid form.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Game ID : B23

Main CPU : (4x) Z80
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151

Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 2

It was also released as a conversion kit; "Exzisus [Conversion Kit]".

TRIVIA

Exzisus was released in August 1987 in Japan.

Export release: "Exzisus [Export]" (Licensed to Tad)

The design of the player spaceship is from Taito's famous shoot-em up, "Darius".

STAFF

PROGRAMMER: T.YOSHIKAWA, T.MURATA

PORTS

Consoles:


europe Microsoft XBOX (Oct. 14, 2005) "Taito Legends"
europe Sony PlayStation 2 (Oct. 14, 2005) "Taito Legends [Model SLES-53438]"
usa Microsoft XBOX (Oct. 25, 2005) "Taito Legends"
usa Sony PlayStation 2 (Oct. 25, 2005) "Taito Legends [Model SLUS-21122]"
korea Sony PlayStation 2 (July 18, 2006) "Taito Legends [Model SLKA-15056]"
japan Sony PlayStation 2 (Jan. 25, 2007) "Taito Memories II Joukan [Model SLPM-66649]"

Computers:


europe PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] (Oct. 14, 2005) "Taito Legends"
usa PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] (Nov. 10, 2005) "Taito Legends"

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

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