pop'n music 4

The Arcade PCB by Konami Co., Ltd.

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

pop'n music 4 © 2000 Konami Company, Limited.


"pop'n music" is part of Konami's BEMANI series of games. The game has 9 colorful buttons which the player must hit in time with 'notes' that travel down the screen in order to fill in sound effects missing from a song.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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pop'n music 4 the  Arcade PCB
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Konami Bemani Firebeat Hardware

CPU : IBM Power PC 403GCX
Graphics System : Konami custom (sprite style chip)
Sound : Yamaha YMZ280B
Software : DVD Drive, CD-ROM drive & Dongle
Graphics Notes : Can draw arbitrary sized images from VRAM, which is laid out like a 2D texture sheet, also all the images are packed 16-bit pixels so there's no palette.
Storage Media : CD-ROM (Program) & DVD-ROM (Audio)

TRIVIA

Konami Music Entertainment released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Pop'n Music 4 arcade originals - KMCA-62) on 21/06/2000.

PORTS

Consoles:


Sega Dreamcast (2000, "Pop'n Music 4 Append Disc")
Sony PlayStation (2000, "Pop'n Music 4 Append Disc")

SOURCES
Game's picture.
Official website: http://www.konami.jp/bemani/popn/music1_4/

Page last modified on February 16, 2013