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Dragon Saber


Dragon Saber (c) 12/1990 Namco.


A vertically scrolling shoot'em up game.


- TECHNICAL -


Namco System 2 hardware

Game ID : DO


Main CPU : (2x) 68000 (@ 12.288 Mhz), M6809 (@ 3.072 Mhz), HD63705 (@ 2.048 Mhz)

Sound Chips : C140 (@ 21.39 Khz), YM2151 (@ 3.57958 Mhz)


Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 288 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.61 Hz

Palette colors : 8192


Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 3


- TRIVIA -


This game is known in Japan as "Dragon Saber - After Story of Dragon Spirit".


Victor Entertainment released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Dragon Saber : Namco Game Sound Express Vol.4 - VICL-40014, 40015) on 21/03/1991.


- TIPS AND TRICKS -


* Arranged Dragon Spirits BGM : After coin inserted, press Start with pressing A+B button.


- SERIES -


1. Dragon Spirit (1987)

2. Dragon Saber (1990)


- STAFF -


Producers : Asinaga Bucho, Yoko Boss

Game designers : T. Negi, O!Sugi

Programmers : "All or not" Nishimaki, "Shiohigaler" Ito

Sound : Shinji Hosoe

Graphic designers : T. Isikawa, Kim 045, H. Miysima, Sigemaru, Ma.Ha.Ho. Tejima, Nakamura, Wagatuma, Yosinami, Yanagihara


- PORTS -


* Consoles :

NEC PC-Engine (1991)

Sony PlayStation (1998, "Namco Museum Encore") : Japanese release only.