Blades of Steel - The Supreme Hockey Challenge [Model GX797]

The Arcade Video Game PCB by Konami Industry Co., Ltd.

Blades of Steel - The Supreme Hockey Challenge [Model GX797] screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade Video Game PCB

Blades of Steel - The Supreme Hockey Challenge © 1987 Konami Industry Company, Limited.


An ice hockey game with hand-to-hand fighting and physical violence. Features close-up action scenes where two players (one from each team) throw off their gloves and punch each other.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Blades of Steel - The Supreme Hockey Challenge [Model GX797] the  Arcade Video Game PCB
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Game ID : GX797

Main CPU : HD6309 (@ 3 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Motorola M6809 (@ 2 Mhz)
Sound Chips : UPD7759 (@ 640 Khz), Yamaha YM2203 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : Trackball
Buttons : 3
=> [A] Face Off/Pass, [B] Shoot, [C] Fight

TRIVIA

Blades of Steel was released in October 1987.

STAFF

Sound Editor: Kazuki Muraoka

Cabinet Graphic Design: Don Marshall

PORTS

CONSOLES:
Nintendo Famicom Disk [JP] (jul.22, 1988) "Konamic Ice Hockey [Model KDS-HOC]"
[US] Nintendo NES (dec.1988) "Blades of Steel [Model NES-VS]" : Re-released in 1990 as part of Konami Classic Series
Nintendo NES [AU] (1990) "Blades of Steel [Model NES-VS]"
[EU] Nintendo NES (nov.23, 1990) "Blades of Steel [Model NES-VS]"
[EU] Nintendo Game Boy (1991) "Blades of Steel [Model DMG-UB]"
[US] Nintendo Game Boy (aug.1991) "Blades of Steel [Model DMG-UB]"
[JP] Nintendo Game Boy (nov.27, 1992) "Konamic Ice Hockey [Model DMG-UBJ]"
Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] [EU] (dec.21, 2007) NES version
Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] [US] (dec.24, 2007) NES version

COMPUTERS:
[US] Commodore C64 (1990)
[EU] Commodore Amiga (1990)
PC [MS-DOS, 5.25"] [US] (1990)

OTHERS:
LCD handheld game

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.