Star Gladiator 2 - Nightmare of Bilstein

The Arcade Video Game PCB by Capcom

Star Gladiator 2 - Nightmare of Bilstein screenshot

Emulated in MAME !

Information for the following ROM(s): stargld2

DESCRIPTION

[ARCADE] Arcade Video Game PCB

Star Gladiator 2 - Nightmare of Bilstein © 1998 Capcom.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Sony ZN-2 hardware

Main CPU : PSX (@ 16.9344 Mhz)
Sound CPU : Zilog Z80 (@ 8 Mhz)
Sound Chips : SPU (@ 8 Mhz), Q-Sound (@ 4 Mhz)

Players : 2
Control : 8-way joystick
Buttons : 6

TRIVIA

Star Gladiator 2 was shown at the 1998 AOU Amusement Expo show (February 1998), in Japan. It was then released in March 1998 in Japan.

Export releases:
This game is known outside Japan as "Plasma Sword - Nightmare of Bilstein".

Suleputer released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Star Gladiator 2 - Nightmare of Bilstein Original Soundtrack - CPCA-1008) on May 21, 1998.

TIPS AND TRICKS

* Play As Kaede : At the character selection screen, highlight Rain and press Down(x2), Left(x2), Up.

* Play As Rai-On : At the character selection screen, highlight Byakko and press Up, Down, Left(x2), Right, Left, Up.

* Play Against Kaede Or Rai-On (Note : No continue and no win by time out) :
1) Finish three rounds with 'Plasma Strike'.
2) Finish two rounds with 'Perfect'.
3) Finish a round with 'Plasma Field'.

* Secret Ending (Points number needed at the end of level 8) :
1) One round at 70000 points.
2) Three rounds at 95000 points.
3) Five rounds at 110000 points.

PORTS

CONSOLES:
Sega Dreamcast [JP] (dec.9, 1999) [Model T-1204M]

SOURCES
Game's ROM.
Game's screenshots.
Official website: http://www.capcom.co.jp/newproducts/arcade/star2/star2.html