Garyo Retsuden

A 31-year-old Arcade Video Game by Data East

Garyo Retsuden screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): garyoret


Garyo Retsuden © 1987 Data East.

Choose one of 3 characters and shoot at all advancing enemies. Collect items to increase your speed and firepower.


Main CPU : HD6309 (@ 3 Mhz)
Sound CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 1.5 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM2203 (@ 1.5 Mhz), YM3526 (@ 3 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 256 x 240 pixels
Screen refresh : 58.00 Hz
Palette colors : 1024

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 2


Released in April 1987.

The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Garyo's Biography'.

"Karnov", Data East's great hero, appears as your enemy for the first time in this game.

Polystar / Datam released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Deco History Scene I : Data East Game Music Scene One - H25X-20008) on 25/09/1988.

Game's ROM.