The Arcade Video Game by Taito America Corp.

Pyros screenshot


Emulated in MAME ! Coin-Operated Arcade Video Game

Pyros © 1987 Taito America Corp.

Two youngsters, Pyros and Erika, unexpectedly strayed into a wonderland called Wardner's Forest. Upon entering the magical forest, the young girl was changed into a crystal ball by an evil warlock called 'Wardner', the ruler of the forest, and brought to a secret place deep inside the woods. The brave young Pyros armed with only a magic flame as a weapon sets out to rescue his female companion from the clutches of the evil Wardner and bring her safely home. Join him in his adventurous search through the magical forest to save his friend and to break Wardner's spell over the enchanted forest and all the inhabitants.


Pyros the  Arcade Video Game
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Game ID: TP-009

Board Number : M6100286B
Prom Stickers : B25

Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 6 Mhz), Zilog Z80 (@ 3.428571 Mhz), TMS32010 (@ 3.5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 3.428571 Mhz)

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


Developed by Toaplan.

Released in December 1987.

This game is known outside US as "Wardner [TP-009]" and in Japan as "Wardner no Mori [TP-009]" (translates from Japanese as Wardner's Forest).

Toaplan released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Tatsujin : Toaplan Game Music Scene One - H24X-10005) on 25/06/1989.


Music composed by : Ree Ohta

Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.

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