Blade Master

The Arcade Video Game PCB by Irem

Blade Master screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): bmaster


[ARCADE] Arcade Video Game PCB

Blade Master © 1991 Irem.

A beat'em up where 2 selectable heroes, Roy and Arnold, try to save their land from hordes of monsters.
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Irem M-92 system hardware

Main CPU : V33 (@ 9 Mhz)
Sound CPU : V30 (@ 7.15909 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), GA20 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 320 x 240 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 2048

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 2
=> [A] Attack, [B] Jump


This game is known in Japan as "Cross Blades!".


PC [MS Windows, Online] [EU] (dec.9, 2011) "IREM Arcade Hits" by DotEmu
Apple MacIntosh [Online] [US] (aug.21, 2011) "Irem Arcade Hits" by DotEmu
PC [Desura] [US] (nov.2, 2013) "IREM Arcade Hits" by Plug In Digital

Game's ROM.