Vulcan Venture [GX785]

The Video Game PCB by Konami Industry Co., Ltd. (EXPORT VERSION)

Vulcan Venture [GX785] screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Vulcan Venture © 1988 Konami.


Export release. Game developed in Japan. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese release entry; "Gradius II - GOFER no Yabou [Model GX785]".

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Konami Twin 16 Hardware
Game ID : GX785

TRIVIA

Vulcan Venture was released in March 1988.

The main differences from the original Japanese are:
• Continue available.
• Different title screen.
• 'Option' is called 'Multiple'.
• 'Ripple Laser' is called 'Pulse Laser' in Vulcan Venture.

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

SERIES

1. Nemesis (1985)
2. Lifeforce (1986)
3. Gradius 2 (1987, MSX)
4. Vulcan Venture (1988)
5. Nemesis 3 - The Eve of Destruction (1988, MSX)
6. Gradius III (1989)
7. Gradius - The Interstellar Assault (1991, Nintendo Game Boy)
8. Nemesis '90 Kai (1993, Sharp X68000)
9. Salamander 2 (1996)
10. Solar Assault - Gradius (1997)
11. Solar Assault - Revisited (1997)
12. Gradius Gaiden (1997, Sony PlayStation)
13. Gradius IV - Fukkatsu (1999)
14. Gradius Generation (2002, Nintendo Game Boy Advance)
15. Gradius V (2003, Sony PlayStation 2)

PORTS

Consoles:


Sony PlayStation 4 [PSN] usa (jul.15, 2016) "Arcade Archives - Gradius II [Model CUSA-03723]"
Sony PlayStation 4 [PSN] europe australia (aug.23, 2016) "Arcade Archives - Vulcan Venture [Model CUSA-03940]"

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Game's screenshots.

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