Wonder 3 [B-Board 89625B-1]

The Video Game PCB by Capcom Co., Ltd.

Wonder 3 [B-Board 89625B-1] screenshot

DESCRIPTION

Emulated in MAME ! [ARCADE] Video Game PCB

Wonder 3 © 1991 Capcom Company, Limited.


Capcom announces its epoch-making new game, Wonder 3, featuring three unique games on one CP System board. The player can choose between an action, a shooting and a puzzle game. No need for special equipment, Wonder 3 is a standard CP System game.

Midnight Wanderers - Quest for the Chariot.
Lou and Siva go on an adventure into the Demon's Castle to liberate the Legendary Chariot of light from the evil demon Gaia. An Action/Shooting game, the various weapons and allies make for a very fun and high-paced game.
* Magical allies to assist the player: Firestorm, Chilly & Corkscrew.
* Unique player movement.

Chariot - Adventure through the Sky.
Unique flying/shooting game in a fantasy setting. Lou (1P) and Siva (2P) are back but this time they must fly the chariot in battle against the Demon Lar and save the kidnapped princess. Stages include the air, moon world, dark world and four more.
* Unique Weaponry: Tail Shot.

Don't Pull.
Enjoy the puzzle fantasy world of the two adorable characters Don (1P) and Pull (2P) in these easy to understand but delightfully challenging puzzle action game. A 2 player interactive game, players can join in at any time with the game continuation buy-in feature.
* Push Blocks and Squash Enemies
* Try to collect fruit for 1-UP!
* Place 3 (hearts) in a row to receive SPECIAL BONUS

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Runs on the "CP System" hardware.
B-Board #: 89625B-1

Players: Up to 2.
Control: 8-way joystick per player.
Buttons: 3 per player.
=> Roosters : [A] Attack, [B] Jump
=> Chariot : [A] Shot, [B] Tail shot
=> Don't Pull : [A] Push Block/Break Block, [B] Push Block/Break Block

TRIVIA

Wonder 3 was originally released in May 1991 in Japan. It was known there as the 16th video game made for this system. It is known outside Japan as "Three Wonders".

This game is known outside Japan as "Three Wonders". Here are some known export releases :
"Three Wonders [B-Board 89624B-3]".

The main character of the action game (Roosters) appears as a striker character (Lou) in "Marvel vs. Capcom - Clash of Super Heroes".

The roar that the bosses make when they die is sampled from 'Return of the Jedi' - it's the bellow that Jabba the Hutt makes when Bib Fortuna rudely awakens him to the arrival of Luke Skywalker in his throne room.

Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Captain Commando : G.S.M. Capcom 5 - PCCB-00083) on March 21, 1992.

STAFF

Game Designer : Udatoshi
Programmer : Koma Chan
Character Designer : Kurisan
B.G. Designer : Kuramoyan
Sound Composer : Masaki Izutani (T. Yomage)
Director : Yoshiki Okamoto (Kihaji Okamoto)

PORTS

Here is a list of ports released in Japan only. For ports released outside Japan, please see the Export version entry; "Three Wonders [B-Board 89624B-3]"

Consoles:


japan Sony PlayStation (apr.2, 1998) "Wonder 3 [Model SLPS-00927]"
japan Sega Saturn (mar.5, 1998) "Wonder 3 [Model T-26107G]"

SOURCES
Game's Flyer.
Game's ROM.

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