Tank Force

The Arcade PCB by NAMCO, Ltd.

Tank Force screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Tank Force © 1991 Namco.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Namco System 1 hardware
Game ID : TF

Main CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
Sub CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
MCU : HD63701 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.57958), Namco advanced 8-channel stereo WSG, stereo DAC

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 288 x 224 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.61 Hz
Palette colors : 24-bit RGB palette

Players : 2
Control : 4-way joystick
Buttons : 1 (FIRE)

TRIVIA

Released in December 1991.

The round 17 is an illustration of "Pac-Man".

Victor Entertainment released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Namco Video Game Graffiti Vol.9 - VICL-8089) on 22/09/1993.

UPDATES

The US version is slightly different, it has the 'Winners Don't Use Drugs' screen.

SERIES

1. Tank Battalion (1980)
2. Vs. Battle City (1985)
3. Tank Force (1991)

STAFF

Producers : Masaya Nakamura, K. Sawano
Director : Wan Wan
Game designers : Mr. Demo, Y. Kounoe
Programmer : Boku
Graphic designers : Mr. Demo, Mita Chan
Music composer : John
Adviser : Devil, S. Shimizu

SOURCES
Game's ROM.

Page last modified on August 26, 2009