Dynamite Düx © 1988 Sega.
An abstract and hugely entertaining take on the classic sideways scrooling beat-em-up genre for one or two players; in which two blue and red pet ducks called 'Bin' and 'Pin' take on a variety of bizarre enemies - such as disembodied moose heads and mortar-using wolves - in their quest to rescue their kidnapped owner, Lucy.
The ducks have a powerful punch which can be 'charged-up' by holding down the button, in a similar fashion to the beam weapon in Irem's "R*Type". In addition, extra weapons such as rocket launchers and bombs can be picked up along the way.
There are also two bonus stages (which appear after levels 2 and 4). In these stages player one fights against player two. The winner is awarded 100,000 points. If the time limit expires before the fight is settled, the player with the most energy is awarded 50,000 points.
Runs on the Sega "System 16B" hardware.
Game ID: 317-0094
Control: 8-way joystick
Dynamite Düx was released in December 1988 in Japan.
The main character 'Bean' (Bin) appears in the Sega arcade game "Sonic The Fighters" as a playable character.
"Dynamite Düx [Model 317-0095]"
"Dynamite Düx [Model 317-0096]"
Music by: Hiroshi Miyauchi
Sega Master System (1989)
Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1989)
Commodore C64 (1989)
Atari ST (1989)
Commodore Amiga (1989)
Amstrad CPC (1989)