Gemini Wing

The Arcade Video Game PCB by Tecmo, Ltd.

Gemini Wing screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade Video Game PCB

Gemini Wing © 1987 Tecmo.


A vertically scrolling shooter. Destroy enemies and collect items, such as speed, that are stored in a tail behind your ship. Press the second button to activate them one by one in the order they were collected.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Gemini Wing the  Arcade Video Game PCB
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(members only)
Main CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 6 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 4 Mhz), OKI MSM5205 (@ 384 Khz)

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

TRIVIA

Released in October 1987 in Japan.

STAFF

Screenplay : S. Sakurazaki
Background designer : K. Niwakamaru
Logo & Base designer : Noise Holic
Monster designers : Willy Ichiro, Strong Shima, Soccer Kozou
Music / Sound Effects : Mikio Saito (Metal Yuhki)
Test play : Sugar Beet, Faw
Programmed by : Clark Gent
Directed by : S. Sakurazaki

PORTS

COMPUTERS:
Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1989)
Commodore C64 (1989)
Amstrad CPC (1989)
Commodore Amiga (1989)
Atari ST (1989)
Sharp X68000 (1990)

SOURCES
Game's picture.
Game's ROMs.
Game's screenshots.
See goodies section.