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Raiden


Raiden (c) 04/1990 Seibu Kaihatsu.


- TECHNICAL -


Main CPU : (2x) V30 (@ 10 Mhz)

Sound CPU : Z80 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

Sound Chips : YM3812 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), OKI6295 (@ 8 Khz)


Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 256 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette colors : 2048


Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


- TRIVIA -


The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Thunder and Lightning'.


Licensed to Fabtek for US distribution, to Liang HWA Electronics for Taiwan distribution, to I.B.L. Corporation for Korea distribution and to Wah Yan Electronics for Hong Kong distribution.


Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Raiden Densetsu - PCCB-00047) on 05/12/1990.


- SERIES -


1. Raiden (1990)

2. Raiden II (1993)

3. Raiden DX (1994)

4. Raiden Fighters (1996)

5. Raiden Fighters 2 - Operation Hell Dive (1997)

6. Raiden Fighters Jet (1998)

7. Raiden Fighters 2 - 2000 Operation Hell Dive (2000)

8. Raiden III (2005)

9. Raiden IV (2007)


- STAFF -


Producer : H. Hamada

Game design : Tetsuya Kawaguchi (as 'T. Kawaguchi')

Programmers : K. Kondo, Tetsuya Kawaguchi (as 'T. Kawaguchi'), S. Mori

Graphic design : T. Wada, M. Komazawa, T. Matsuzawa, H. Matsuo

Music & SFX : Akira Satoh (as 'A. Sato')

Hardware design : Y. Segawa


- PORTS -


* Consoles :

FM Towns Marty (1991)

NEC PC-Engine (1991)

Sega Mega Drive (1991, "Raiden Trad")

Nintendo Super Famicom (1991, "Raiden Densetsu")

Nintendo Super Famicom (1992, "Raiden Trad")

PC Engine Super CD-ROM (04/1992, "Super Raiden")

Atari Jaguar (1994)

Sony PlayStation (1995, "The Raiden Project")

Atari Lynx (1997)

Sony PlayStation (2002, "MajorWave Series")


* Computers :

PC Fujitsu FM TOWNS (Raiden Densetsu, 1991)

PC [MS-DOS, CD-ROM]