Hokuha Syourin Hiryu no Ken

The Arcade PCB by Taito Corp.

Hokuha Syourin Hiryu no Ken screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Hokuha Syourin Hiryu no Ken © 1985 Taito Corp.


Early fighter with targets appearing upon each opponent to show you their weak points.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Main CPU : (2x) Zilog Z80 (@ 3 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3 Mhz)
Sound Chips : DAC, AY8910 (@ 2 Mhz)

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

TRIVIA

Released in June 1985 in Japan.

Developed by Taiyo System.

The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'North Faction Shaolin Fist of Flying Dragon'.

This game is known outside Japan as "Shanghai Kid".

TIPS AND TRICKS

• Test Mode : Press Coin 1 or Coin 2 key during boot up. You can check a input and sound in Test Mode.

SERIES

1. Hokuha Syourin Hiryu no Ken (1985)
2. Hiryuu no Ken - Ougi no Sho (1988, Nintendo Famicom)
3. Hiryuu no Ken II - Dragon no Tsubasa (19??, Nintendo Famicom)
4. Hiryuu no Ken III - 5 Nin no Ryuu Senshi (19??, Nintendo Famicom)
5. Hiryu Gaiden (1990, Nintendo Game Boy)
6. Hiryuu no Ken Special - Fighting Wars (1991, Nintendo Famicom)
7. Hiryuu no Ken S - Golden Fighter (1992, Nintendo Super Famicom)
8. Hiryuu no Ken S - Hyper Version (1992, Nintendo Super Famicom)
9. SD Hiryuu no Ken (1994, Nintendo Super Famicom)
10. SD Hiryu no Ken Gaiden (1995, Nintendo Game Boy Color)
11. SD Hiryu no Ken Gaiden 2 (1996, Nintendo Game Boy Color)
12. Flying Dragon (1998, Nintendo 64)
13. SD Hiryu Ex (1999, Nintendo Game Boy Color)
14. Hiryu no Ken Retsuden (2000, Nintendo Game Boy Color)

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on June 25, 2012