T.N.K. III

The Video Game PCB by SNK Corp.

T.N.K. III screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! [ARCADE] Video Game PCB

T.N.K. III © 1985 SNK.


During the final days of World War II, the allied forces sends special forces member Colonel Ralf to penetrate an enemy base and destroy a secret weapon by driving a new prototype tank.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Game ID : A3006

Main CPU : (2x) Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM3526 (@ 4 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 216 x 288 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette Colors : 1024

Players : 2
Control : dial
Buttons : 2 (CANNON, UZI)

TRIVIA

Released in September 1985.

This game is also known as "TANK".

This was the first appearance of Ralf Jones, protagonist of "Ikari Warriors", and a fighter in "The King of Fighters '94" and its sequels. Unlike Ikari and KOF games, which were set in modern times, T.N.K. III is set during World War II.

STAFF

Programmers : Hasegawa, Noriko
Sound : Tsuji
Hardware : Akitadesi
Art : Tama, Nakai, Funahasi
Producers : Mr. Oba, Bon

PORTS

Consoles:


Nintendo NES (Iron Tank/Great Tank)

Computers:


Amstrad CPC (1987)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1987)
Commodore 64 (1987)

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Japanese pamphlet for TANK

Page last modified on September 15, 2011