Zombie Raid

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The [Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game by American Sammy Corp. [Torrance, CA, USA]

DESCRIPTION
[Coin-Op] Arcade Video Game

Zombie Raid © 1995 American Sammy.


Welcome to the extraordinary world of Zombie Raid. Players use specially designed sawed-off shotguns with pump action reload to fight their way through the graveyard, through castles and dungeons and even through the mad scientist's laboratory. Battle all kinds of ghastly creatures, like zombies and other frightful beings. You may feel like you're lost in a horror movie!

A myriad of secrets have been programmed into the game for added dimension. Can you discover how to get extra life? Can you find a way to escape the forces? Can you defeat the evil? The challenges are endless!
TECHNICAL
PICTURE :
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Zombie Raid machine
Click to enlarge (members only)
Cabinet dimensions : 76'' High x 41'' Deep x 31'' Wide.
Cabinet weight : 400 lbs.
Monitor : 25''.

Game ID : P0-122A (SZR-001)

Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 16 Mhz)
Sound Chips : X1-010 (@ 16 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : lightgun
Buttons : 2 (SHOOT, RELOAD)
TRIVIA
Zombie Raid was released in September 1995 in USA and Japan.
TIPS AND TRICKS
Crystal Codes :
Level 2 : The Crystal Code is posted at the end of the level, on the 2 pillars framing the wrought iron gate (below the head with the horns).
Level 3 : At end of level is elevator with zombies, after kill ALL elevator's zombies Red Crystal appear on screen.
Level 4 : The Blue Crystal is hidden in a statuette on a pillar (the statuette resembles the level 2 famous head with the horns).
Level 5 : The Green Crystal is obtained at the end of the level by killing the 2-heads monster.

To fight the final boss, the Crystal Codes seen on level 2 should be inserted : Red, Green, Blue - if not it is assured death.

In game are secret entrances where you will find special items:
1. At end of first graveyard is grave with your initials, behind this grave is tree and 'man with gun'. Shoot to this tree over 'man with gun' when screen move up. If you shot in right place on tree secret entrance will appear. In this secret entrance are items :
- LIGHTNING : lightning weapon
- CRUCIFIX : restore full energy when you lost all energy. Item can be used once (automatic).

2. In mission 3 when you enter to area after door opened by hidden lever, screen will move first to left, next to right. On left side one pillar is fault. Shot to this place where pillar should be - secret entrance will open. In this secret entrance are:
- SCOPE : crosshair
- BOMB : bomb icon will appear in left-upper corner. Shot it and whole screen explode. Item can be used once.

3. Again in mission 3, immediately after elevator shot to the wall right to the pillar. Secret entrance will open. In this secret entrance are items:
- AMMOx2 : auto-reload. Now you can use fire button only, gun will reload automatically.
- BLUE POTION : extra life

In game are more secret entrances but where ?

Some extra shots :
1. Shot to the second well on mission 3 using shotgun weapon - ghostbusters ghost will appear in the well.
2. When you shot to the ground using right weapon (not lightning) flowers will appear. When you shot 3 flowers then a butterfly will appear on screen, shoot the butterfly, it gives extra items.
3. On first graveyard are black cats, when you kill cat he give extra energy.
4. In mission 3 when sewers end and screen move up and stop then shot to the center in middle wall - secret lever will appear. When you trigger this lever on screen will appear clown on cycle - no idea for what.

Use FIRE weapon and you will easy finish game.
STAFF
Producer : Onijust (ONJ)
Programmers : Tomohiro Takahashi (TOM), Hiroaki Murase (MRS)
Graphic design : Isao Suwa (SUW), Ujita in U.S.A. (UJI), Noriyo Antako
Sound designer : Brian Schmidt
Game designer : George Matono
Executive producer : Yoshi Suzuki
Supervisors : Jim Miskell, Rick Rochetti
Technical supervisor : Kiyo Nishimura
Technical assistance : Gen Ozeki
Production coordinaor : Brad Faris
Cabinet coordinator : Pat O'Brien
Cabient designer : Tom Lenick
Artwork designer : Paul Faris
Electrical supervisor : John Jaron
Supervising engineer : Dave Pallotto
Mechanic coordinator : James Perales
Mechanic engineer : Bob Paneck
Game adviser : Dave Cane
Creature sound effects : Fred Young
SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Game's picture.
Game's screenshots.
Official website: http://www.sammyusa.com/archive/zombieraid.aspx

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