Action Fighter [Model 317-0018]
Arcade Video game published 34 years ago by SEGA Enterprises
Listed and emulated in MAME !
Action Fighter © 1986 Sega.
An overhead driving / shoot'em up game from Sega which borrows heavily from Bally Midway's 1983 classic, "Spy Hunter". The player begins the game riding a motorbike. In subsequent levels a sportscar, a beach buggy, a boat, a chopper and even a Formula-1 racing car can all be driven. All of the vehicles are, of course, fully armed to deal with the many enemy vehicles and gun emplacements intent on stopping the player's progress. The helicopter levels play as a straightforward vertically-scrolling shoot'em up and bear more than a passing resemblance to Namco's "Xevious".
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Runs on the Sega "System 16A" hardware.
Game ID: 317-0018
Control: 8-way joystick
Action Fighter was released in September 1986.
Soundtrack album releases :
Game Sound Legend Series ~Legend of Game Music ~ Consumer Box~ [MarkIII Version] (SCDC-00497~506) (03/24/2006) [Scitron Discs]
Sega Master System
Commodore Amiga (1988)
Commodore C64 (1989)
Amstrad CPC (1989)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1989)
Atari ST (1989)