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Blazer (Japan)


Blazer (c) 07/1987 Namco.


An isometric scrolling shoot 'em up featuring a tank and occasionally a helicopter battling multiple land and air based enemies.


- TECHNICAL -


Namco System 1 hardware

Game ID : BZ


Main CPU : 6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)

Sub CPU : 6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)

Sound CPU : 6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)

MCU : HD63701 (@ 1.536 Mhz)

Sound Chips : YM2151 (@ 3.57958 Mhz), Namco advanced 8-channel stereo WSG, stereo DAC


Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 288 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.61 Hz

Palette colors : 24-bit RGB palette


Players : 2

Control : 4-way joystick

Buttons : 2


- TRIVIA -


This game was dedicated to Shoko Tamako Sumie.


Victor Entertainment released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Namco Video Game Graffiti Vol.2 - VDR-5222) on 21/10/1987.


- STAFF -


Executive producer : Masaya Nakamura (M. Nakamura)

Supervisor : K. Sawano

Director : Fukutaro

Programmer : Sexy Akina

Graphic designers : Skeleton Ono, Nectar Satoru, Mizuki Kotaro, Osugi, Yarinage, Sato

Sound : Rainbow Cherry, Takoshi, Shinji