Air Inferno © 1990 Taito.
A helicopter rescue simulation game with quite good polygon-based graphics for its time.
Cockpit cabinet dimension : 68'' (171cm) Wide x 38'' (95cm) Deep x 56'' (140cm) High. Weight : 130 kg
Simulator cabinet dimension : 84'' (211cm) Wide x 54'' (135,5cm) Deep x 71'' (178,5cm) High. Weight : 330 kg
Taito Air System hardware
Board Number : M4300186A
Prom Stickers : C45
Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 12 Mhz), Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz), TMS32025 (@ 24 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2610 (@ 8 Mhz)
Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 512 x 400 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette Colors : 8192
Players : 2
Control : stick
Buttons : 7
Air Inferno was released in June 1990.
Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Taito DJ Station : G.S.M. Taito 5 - PCCB-00037) on 21/08/1990.
The US version is slightly different :
* 'Winners Don't Use Drugs' screen added.
* New Color GFX.
* New weapons and missiles.
Turbo Grafx 16 (1991)