Arcade Video Game published 32 years ago by NAMCO

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Emulated in MAME !
Information for the following ROM(s): blazer


Blazer © 1987 Namco.

An isometric scrolling shoot 'em up featuring a tank and occasionally a helicopter battling multiple land and air based enemies.
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Namco System 1 hardware
Game ID : BZ

Main CPU : 6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
Sub CPU : 6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
Sound CPU : 6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
MCU : HD63701 (@ 1.536 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.57958 Mhz), Namco advanced 8-channel stereo WSG, stereo DAC

Screen orientation : Vertical
Palette colors : 24-bit RGB palette

Control per player: 4-way joystick
Buttons per player: 2


Blazer was released in July 1987.

This game was dedicated to Shoko Tamako Sumie.

Victor Entertainment released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Namco Video Game Graffiti Vol.2 - VDR-5222) on 21/10/1987.


Executive producer : Masaya Nakamura (M. Nakamura)
Supervisor : K. Sawano
Director : Fukutaro
Programmer : Sexy Akina
Graphic designers : Skeleton Ono, Nectar Satoru, Mizuki Kotaro, Osugi, Yarinage, Sato
Sound : Rainbow Cherry, Takoshi, Shinji

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