Super Pang

The Arcade PCB by Mitchell Corp.

Super Pang screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Super Pang © 1990 Mitchell Corp.


1 or 2 players use a harpoon gun to burst a number of large, bouncing balls. when hit, each ball breaks down into smaller balls. A sequel to the 1989 original which, while not adding anything particularly new, retains the superb playability of its predecessor.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Main CPU: Zilog Z80 (@ 8 Mhz)
Sound Chips: OKI6295 (@ 7.5 Khz), YM2413 (@ 4 Mhz)

Players: 2
Control: 8-way joystick
Buttons: 1 (FIRE)

TRIVIA

Super Pang was released in September 1990.

This game was also released by Capcom for North America as "Super Buster Bros.".

The game forbids the initials 'SEX' on the high score table. If you try, it gets changed it to '???'.

TIPS AND TRICKS

• Stage Select on Tour Mode: Select Tour mode. Hold down the joystick and press fire button.

• Win 500 Points in Panic Mode: Hold down the joystick and 500 points will be added to your score every few seconds by forcing the bubbles spawns. When the bubbles quota is reached on the screen, this trick don't work.

• Win 100,000 Points in Panic Mode: If you go without shooting anything for the amount of time it takes for the background song to repeat, you will automatically get 100,000 points, but the speed of the balls will suddenly become extremely fast.

SERIES

1. Pang (1989)
2. Super Pang (1990)
3. Pang! 3 [B-Board 94916-10] (1995)
4. Mighty! Pang [Green Board] (2000)
5. Pang - Magical Michael (2010, Nintendo DS)

STAFF

Planners: Uda, Futoshi Kuwahara
Designers: Kurihara, Furukawa
Programmers: Shinohara, Nakai
Composer: Takaoka

PORTS

Consoles:


Nintendo SNES europe (1992) "Super Pang [Model SNSP-SN]"
Nintendo Super Famicom japan (aug.7, 1992) "Super Pang [Model SHVC-SN]"
Sony PlayStation japan (mar.14, 1997) "Super Pang Collection [Model SLPS-00360]"
Sony PlayStation europe (june.1998) "Super Pang Collection [Model SLES-00043]"

Handhelds:


Sony PSP australia (jul.11, 2007) "Capcom Puzzle World"
Sony PSP europe (jul.13, 2007) "Capcom Puzzle World [Model ULES-00647]"

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on May 02, 2015