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Grand Champion

Arcade Video game published 40 years ago by Taito

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Listed and emulated in MAME !

Grand Champion © 1981 Taito Corp.

A vertical driving game. Compete against other computer cars to win races.

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Board Number : GM070007
Prom Stickers : GR / GM

Main CPU : (3x) Z80
Sound Chips : (2x) General Instrument (AY-3-8910), discrete circuitry, custom DAC circuit to play back speech.

Players : 1
Control : dial

TRIVIA

Grand Champion was released in July 1981.

Although the game was originally designed to work with 3 programmable sound generator chips (AY-3-8910), only 2 were used during production.

Craig Sucharda holds the official record for this game with 137,410 points.

PORTS

CONSOLES:
[JP] Sony PS2 (jan.25, 2007) "Taito Memories II Joukan [Model SLPM-66649]"

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