Ghouls'n Ghosts [B-Board 88620B-2]

The Arcade PCB by Capcom Co., Ltd. (EXPORT VERSION)

Ghouls'n Ghosts [B-Board 88620B-2] screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade PCB

Ghouls'n Ghosts © 1988 Capcom.


Export release. Game developed in Japan. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese release entry; "Daimakaimura [B-Board 88622B-2]".

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Ghouls'n Ghosts [B-Board 88620B-2] the  Arcade PCB
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(members only)
Runs on the "CP System" hardware
B-Board ID 88620B-2
B-Board PALs: DM620
CPS-B #: CPS-B-01 DL-0411-10001

There is no C-Board on these Export versions, contrary to the original Japanese release.

TRIVIA

Ghouls'n Ghosts was released in December 1988 in arcades outside of Japan. It is known in Japan as "Daimakaimura".

TIPS AND TRICKS

Debug features (US VERSION ONLY, it doesn't work on the original Japanese version) :
How to activate the debug features.
1) Set "Game Mode" Dip Switch to "Game".
2) Set both "Coin A" and "Coin B" Dip Switches to 1C_1C.
3) Reset the game.
4) Insert a coin.
5) Set "Game Mode" Dip Switch to "Test".
6) Set the debug Dip Switches to what you want.
7) Start a 1 player game.

Some debug features :
- "Armor on New Life" is effective at the begining of a new life. Note that even when you start without armor, you need to be hit twice.
- "Starting Weapon" is effective only when you start a new game or when you continue play.
- "Starting Level" is effective only when you start a new game (you must NOT continue play !).
- "Slow Motion" and "Invulnerability" can be changed at any time.

SERIES

1. Ghosts'n Goblins (1985, Arcade)
2. Ghouls'n Ghosts [B-Board 88620B-2] (1988, Arcade)
3. Super Ghouls'n Ghosts [Model SNS-CM-USA] (1991, SNES)
4. Maximo - Ghosts to Glory (2002, PS2)
5. Maximo vs. Army of Zin (2004, PS2)
6. Ultimate Ghosts'n Goblins (2006, PSP)

PORTS

Here is a list of all ports excluding Japanese ones. To see Japanese ports, please see the original Japanese version entry; "Daimakaimura [B-Board 88622B-2]".

CONSOLES:
usa Sega Genesis (1989)
Sega Mega Drive brazil (1990) by Tec Toy
Sega Mega Drive korea (1990) "Daemagyecheon [Model GM-5008-JM]"
Sega Master System usa europe (1990) "Ghouls'n Ghosts [Model 7055]"
Sega Master System brazil (1990) by Tec Toy
europe Sega Mega Drive (nov.30, 1990)
europe Sony PlayStation (sept.3, 1999) "Capcom Generations 2 - Chronicles of Arthur [Capcom Generations Disc 2] [Model SLES-11881]"
usa Microsoft XBOX (sept.27, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection"
usa Sony PS2 (sept.27, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection [Model SLUS-21316]"
europe Microsoft XBOX (nov.18, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection"
europe Sony PS2 (nov.18, 2005) "Capcom Classics Collection [Model SLES-53661]"

HANDHELDS:
usa Sony PSP (oct.24, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded [Model ULUS-10134]"
europe Sony PSP (nov.10, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded [Model ULES-00377]"
australia Sony PSP (nov.16, 2006) "Capcom Classics Collection Reloaded"

COMPUTERS:
europe Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1989)
usa Commodore C64 europe (1989)
europe Atari ST (1989)
europe Amstrad CPC (1989)
Commodore Amiga usa (1989) "Ghouls 'n' Ghosts"
Commodore Amiga usa (1991) "Ghouls 'n' Ghosts & Venus the Flytrap [Chart Attack]"
Commodore Amiga usa (199?) "Ghouls 'n' Ghosts [Platinum]"
europe Amstrad CPC (1990) "Coin-Op Hits II"
europe Amstrad CPC (1991) "Capcom Collection"
europe Atari ST (1991) "Capcom Collection"
europe Commodore C64 (1991) "Capcom Collection"
europe Commodore Amiga (1991) "Capcom Collection"
europe Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1991) "Capcom Collection"

OTHERS:
Street Fighter II' Special Champion Edition Plug 'n Play TV Game usa (2004) by Radica Games : Genesis version included as a bonus.
Apple iPhone/iPod usa (nov.4, 2010) "Capcom Arcade [Model 397347348]"

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Game's picture.

Page last modified on January 02, 2015