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Hook

Arcade Video game published 28 years ago by Irem

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Hook © 1992 Irem.


Straight out of the Peter Pan saga and based on the feature film starring Robin Williams, the Never-Never Land children fight to stop the evil Captain Hook from ruining their fun!
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TECHNICAL INFORMATION
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Irem M-92 system hardware

Main CPU : V33 (@ 9 Mhz)
Sound CPU : V30 (@ 7.15909 Mhz)
Sound Chips : Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), GA20 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 320 x 240 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 2048

Players : 4
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 2
TRIVIA
Released in December 1992.

Although all of the 4 Lost Boys in this game (Rufio, Ace, Pockets and ThudButt) were major supporting characters, only Rufio is addressed by a name in the movie.
UPDATES
The Japanese version has some differences to the US and World version :
* The colours are a little bit different (more saturated)
* The boss of the 3rd stage is different in the Japan version: in fact, there's a new boss named Mika, and she can summon her 2 sisters Anna and Gita, in the US and World versions, she is replaced by the Hook's clones.
STAFF
Game designer : ???
Programmer : ???
Graphic designers : Rokujizo, Jubei, Ken, U. Nya, Kon, Nob
Sound effects : ???
SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Machine's picture.