Satan of Saturn

A 37-year-old Arcade Video Game by SNK

Satan of Saturn screenshot

Emulated in MAME !
Information for the following ROM(s): satansat satansata


Satan of Saturn © 1981 SNK.

A space shoot 'em up game. The gameplay is a variation of Space Invaders.

Fly your spaceship to Saturn, then once on Saturn destroy as many Satan's as possible. Additional bonus points can be accumlated by destroying the comet or attacking dragonflies. An additional spaceship is rewarded if the players score reaches 5,000 or 10,000 points. If the attacking UFOs or enemy rockets are destroyed, points will be scored. The game progresses through 4 different screens.
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Main CPU : MOS Technology M6502 (@ 705.562 Khz)
Sound Chips : Custom (@ 705.562 Khz), SN76477 (@ 705.562 Khz)

Screen orientation : Vertical
Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels
Screen refresh : 61.25 Hz
Palette Colors : 32

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


Satan of Saturn was released in March 1981 in Japan.

This game was exported under Taito license as "Zarzon".

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