Gang Wars

The Arcade Video Game by Alpha Denshi Co., Ltd.

Gang Wars screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Gang Wars © 1989 Alpha Denshi Company, Limited.

2 street brawlers fight their way through a gang of hoodlums that like to laugh incessantly at you while they're beating you up! Features customizable statistics for your fighter.


Gang Wars the  Arcade Video Game
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Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 10 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 7.15909 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 3 Mhz), YM2413 (@ 8 Mhz), DAC

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


Gang Wars was released in July 1989.


The US cocktail version is different.
• 'Winners Don't Use Drugs' screen added.

The bootleg version have some different sounds.


Producer & Director & Game designer : Tsutomu Maruyama
Graphic designers : Tsutomu Maruyama, Hatsue Honbe, Mitsunari Ishida, Kazushige Hakamata
Music composers & Sound effects : Yuka Watanabe, Hiroaki Shimizu
Main programmers : Eiji Fukamatsu, Hideo Kamoda, Yuuji Noguchi, Osamu Iijima
Hardware : Eiji Fukatsu

Game's manual.
Game's picture.
Game's ROMs.
Game's screenshots.
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Page last modified on January 16, 2016