Gigandes

The Arcade Video Game by East Technology See Timeline

Gigandes screenshot

DESCRIPTION

[Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game

Gigandes © 1989 East Technology.


A horizontal shooter with a twist. If you die, you get to keep your weapons and power-ups, but at the beginning of each stage you lose everything.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Taito X System hardware

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 8 Mhz), Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2610 (@ 8 Mhz)

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

TRIVIA

Even if titlescreen says 1989, Gigandes was released in February 1990 in Japan.

UPDATES

The Japanese version has a different level order.

SOURCES

Game's ROM.

Page last modified on September 17, 2012