A 19-year-old Arcade Video Game by NAMCO

Submarines screenshot

Not emulated in MAME


Submarines © 1999 Namco.

This is a first person perspective submarine shoot'em up. This game is mission based, each mission has its own objective and goals, in general you have to destroy all the enemies in the ocean by using missiles. Other than locating the enemies on screen, you can also hear their coming by the sounds from the left and right speakers on the arcade cabinet, the machine also equips with surround sound speakers to make you feel like you are really inside a submarine.
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Submarines the Arcade Video Game
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Namco System 12 hardware
Game ID : DRI

Main CPU : PSX (@ 16.9344 Mhz), H8/3002 (@ 14.7456 Mhz)
Sound Chips : C352 (@ 14.7456 Mhz)

Screen orientation : Horizontal
Video resolution : 640 x 480 pixels
Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz
Palette colors : 65536

Players : 1
Control : periscope with monitor


This game is a prototype or had a very limited release.

Machine's picture.