Ghostmuncher / Galaxian

The Video Game PCB by LAI Games

Ghostmuncher / Galaxian screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Ghostmuncher / Galaxian © 1981 Leisure and Allied.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.072 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Tone generator and discrete circuits

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.61 Hz
Palette colors : 130

Players : 2
Control : 4-way joystick
Buttons : 1 (FIRE) - used in Galaxian only

TRIVIA

This game is a dual bootleg of "Pac-Man" and "Galaxian". You can change the game in the Dip Switch menu.

In this bootleg, the colors, sounds and names of the ghosts have been changed. The "Galaxian" bootleg is also sped up significantly.

SCORING

• Ghostmuncher :
Dot : 10 points
Power pill (energizer) : 50 points
Ghosts : 200, 400, 800, 1600 points
Cherry : 100 points.
Strawberry : 300 points.
Peach : 500 points.
Apple : 700 points.
Pineapple : 1000 points.
Galaxian : 2000 points.
Bell : 3000 points.
Key : 5000 points.

• Galaxian (Part X):
Yellow Ship in formation : 30
Yellow Ship attacking: 60
Blue Ship in formation : 40
Blue Ship attacking : 80
Purple Ship in formation : 50
Purple Ship attacking : 100
Flagship in formation : 60 points
Flagship attacking with no escorts : 150 points
Flagship attacking with one escort, flagship killed before escort : 150 points
Flagship attacking with one escort, flagship killed after escort : 200 points
Flagship attacking with two escorts, flagship killed before BOTH escorts : 300 points
Flagship attacking with two escorts, flagship killed AFTER both escorts : 800 points

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on November 29, 2010