Under Fire

The Video Game PCB by Taito Corp.

Under Fire screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! [ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Under Fire © 1993 Taito.


Hoping to compete with Konami's "Lethal Enforcers". this Taito light gun shoot 'em-up has players assuming the role of a special operatives police officer against a vicious gang who's taken over various neighbourhoods, a convenience store, and even an amusement park.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Under Fire the  Video Game PCB
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Board Number : M43E0288
Prom Stickers : D67

Main CPU : Motorola 68EC020 (@ 16 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 16 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Ensoniq ES5505 (@ 15.238 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : lightgun
Buttons : 3

TRIVIA

Released in February 1994 in Japan.

Zuntata Records released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Zuntata Rare Selection Vol.5 - ZTTL-0036) on 20/02/1999.

UPDATES

The US version is slightly different, it has the "Recycle It, Don't Trash It!" screen.

In the Japanese version, some ememies voices are replaced by 'Go to hell'.

TIPS AND TRICKS

• Save the hostage: If you save hostages, you can recover health.

• Full Power Machine Gun: some part of the stages must have the 'Full Power Machine Gun' item, it have 120 ammo and no reload.

• Blast anything: If you Blast anything on stage, you will get the 'Full Power Machine Gun' item too.

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.

Page last modified on December 12, 2011