Shackled

The Arcade PCB by Data East Corp.

Shackled screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Shackled © 1986 Data East.


Move your player through a maze-like level in this shoot'em up. Shoot enemies and collect treasures and keys.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Main CPU : (2x) M6809 (@ 2 Mhz)
Sound CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 1.5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 1.5 Mhz), YM3526 (@ 3 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 256 x 240 pixels
Screen refresh : 58.00 Hz
Palette colors : 1024

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

TRIVIA

Shackled was released in December 1986.

This game is known in Japan as "Breywood".

This game represents the Data East answer to Atari's "Gauntlet".

UPDATES

The attract mode is different in the Japanese version.

PORTS

Computers:


Atari ST europe (1988)
Amstrad CPC europe (1988)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum europe (1988)
Commodore C64 europe (1988)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum europe (1989) : Budget edition by Erbe

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on October 31, 2013