Tinkle Pit

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The Arcade Video Game by NAMCO, Ltd. See Timeline

DESCRIPTION
[Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game

Tinkle Pit © 1993 Namco.

TECHNICAL
Namco System NA-1 hardware
Game ID : TK

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 12.52825 Mhz), M37710 (@ 12.52825 Mhz)
Sound Chips : C140 (@ 42.667 Khz)

Players : 4
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 3
TRIVIA
Released in March 1994 in Japan.

Tinkle Pit is a Namco museum, a LOT of Namco characters (from early Namco games) appear in this game, here is a list :
information All characters (Ghosts and Pacman) from "Pac-Man".
information All characters from "Dig Dug".
information Several characters from "Xevious".
information Several characters from "Libble Rabble".
information 'Pino', 'Acha' and the 'Soldier' from "Toypop" as item.
information The 'Special Flag' sprite and the 'Blue Cars' from "Rally-X".
information The 'Lucky Flag' sprite from "New Rally-X".
information The 'King' from "King & Balloon".
information 'Kai' from "The Tower of Druaga".
information 'Mappy', 'Mona Lisa' and the 'Safe' from "Mappy".
information The 'Rainbow Block' from "Cutie Q"
information The 'Red Baron' from "Sky Kid".
information 'Mill' from "Pac & Pal".
information The 'Headquarters' from "Tank Battalion".
information The 'Pink Chewing Gum' from "Emeraldia".
information The 'Morekku' from "Phozon".
information The 'Green Furossa' from "Grobda".
information The 'Red Missile' from "Bosconian - Star Destroyer".
information The 'Orange BEROBERO' from "Warp & Warp".
information The 'Missing child' from "Marvel Land".

Also, you can get a sort of 'trophy character' on the name registration depending of the highscore (the number in [x x] appears by 1 figure under the number which added all the beams) :
information Second place on the Ranking - 'Ms. Pacman' from "Ms. Pac-Man".
information A highscore [0 1] - 'Reira' from "Rolling Thunder 2".
information A highscore [2 3] - 'Acha' from "Toypop".
information A highscore [4 5] - 'Peach' from "Wonder Momo".
information A highscore [6 7] - a 'Princess Character' from "Bravo Man - Chou Zetsurin Jin".
information A highscore [8 9] - 'Sharon' from "Numan Athletics".
information Game finished (continue used) - 'Kai''from "The Tower of Druaga".
information Game finished (in one coin) - 'Valkyrie' from "Valkyrie no Densetsu".
SOURCES
Game's ROM.

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