A 35-year-old Arcade Video Game by Century Electronics

Hero screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): hero


Hero © 1983 Century Electronics.

Wander through a maze and collect the heart, diamond, spade, club and in later stages 'J' to move to the next level on your way to rescuing Esmeralda. Avoid the fireballs and arrows.
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Main CPU : S2650 (@ 894.886 Khz)
Sound CPU : S2650 (@ 894.886 Khz)
Sound Chips : (2x) DAC, TMS5110 (@ 640 Khz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 248 x 240 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 16

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


Developed by Seatongrove UK, Ltd.

This game is known, under the Crown Vending license, as "Hero in the Castle of Doom".

Game's ROM.