Aqua Jack © 1990 Taito.
A chase-view shoot'em up were you pilot a hovercraft over water and land while dodging bullets and avoiding objects by either going around them or jumping over them.
Taito Z System hardware
Prom Sticker : B77
Main CPU : (2x) Motorola 68000 (@ 12 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2610 (@ 8 Mhz)
Players : 1
Control : dial
Buttons : 4
Aqua Jack was released in August 1990.
Banglar, the Yoda lookalike villain from "The Ninja Warriors" makes an appearance in this game.
Directer : Yoshinori Kobayasi
Orginal planner : Toshio Kohno
Game designers : Toshio Kohno, Masami Kikuchi
Game programmers : Yoshinori Kobayasi, Youichi Oki, Yasutaka Minami, Horihan Tak Bar
Character designers : Masami Kikuchi, Taira Sanuki, Yukiwo Ishikawa, Kohzoh Igarashi, Seiji Kawakami, Hisakazu Katou, Santa Claus Co., Visual Arts Production
Mechanical engineers : Tomio Suzuki, Hisayuki Yamaguchi, Masaharu Hori, Takaaki Deguchi
Hardware designers : Masahiro Yaaguchi, Tsukasa Nakamura, Satoru Shimomura, Yuuichi Yamato, Kauaki Sasaki
Cabinet and art designer : Atsushi Iwaoka
Sound composer : Shizuo Aizawa (Splatter A)
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