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Tokushu Butai Jackal (Japan)


Tokushu Butai Jackal (c) 10/1986 Konami.


- TECHNICAL -


Game ID : GX631


Main CPU : (2x) M6809

Sound Chips : YM2151


Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 240 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 512


Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


- TRIVIA -


The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Special Force Jackal'.


This game is known outside Japan as "Jackal" and is known in US as "Top Gunner".


Alfa Records released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Konamic Game Freaks : Konami Kukeiha Club - 28XA-135) on 25/03/1987.


- UPDATES -


In Top Gunner, the jeep has an American flag flying next to the cannon and the sound effects are slightly different.


- PORTS -


* Consoles :

Nintendo Famicom (1988)

Nintendo Famicom Disk System (1988, "Final Commando - Akai Yousai")


* Computers :

Commodore C64 (1987)

Sinclair ZX Spectrum (1988)

Amstrad CPC (1988)