Appoooh - The Pro-Wrestling Game
Arcade Video game published 36 years ago by SEGA Enterprises
Listed and emulated in MAME !
Appoooh - The Pro-Wrestling Game © 1984 Sega Enterprises, Limited.
A hilarious wrestling game.
Main CPU: Zilog Z80 (@3.072 Mhz)
SOUND: (3x) Texas Instruments SN76496 (@3.072 Mhz)
SPEECH: OKI MSM5205 (@384 Khz)
Control: 8-way joystick
Appoooh was released in June 1984 in Japan only.
Each in-game wrestler is a parody from a real-life wrestler :
* G.Babu - 'Giant Baba' (Shohei Baba) (1938-1999)
* H.Hogen - 'Hulk Hogan' (Terry Bollea)
* A.Inoke - 'Antonio Inoki' (Kanji Inoki)
* S.Hanson - 'Stan Hansen' (John Stanley Hansen)
* Tigerman - 'Tiger Mask' (Satoru Sayama)
* A.Giants - 'Andre the Giant' (André Roussimoff) (1946-1993)
* U.Uma - 'Ueda Umanosuke' (Ueda Yuji) (1940-2011)
* A.Buchie - 'Abdullah the Butcher' (Larry Shreeve)