Arcade Video game published 30 years ago by TAD

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Listed and emulated in MAME.

Legionnaire © 1992 TAD Corp.

3 vigilantes team up to save their leader's girlfriend from a ruthless crime syndicate that's been overrunning their city in this side-scrolling beat-em-up.

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Main CPU : Motorola 68000 (@ 10 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)
Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), OKI6295 (@ 8 Khz)

Players: Up to 2
Control per player: 8-Way Joystick
Buttons per player: 2
=> Attack, Jump


Legionnaire was presented at the ATE Show in March of 1992 in London, England.

Licensed to Fabtek for American distribution.

This game is known in Japan as "Saishu Kakutou Kizoku Legionnaire", which translates from Japanese as "Final Grappling Noble Legionnaire".


The US version is slightly different, it has the "Recycle It, Don't Trash It!" screen.


Game Designer: J. Fujisaku, Y. Imamura
Programmer: T. Nishizawa, T. Hashimura
Graphic Designer: T. Shiraishi, J. Mastubara, J. Fujisaku, Y. Imamura
Sound Composer: Y. Aoki
Director: T. Nishizawa


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