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Rastan Saga 2 (Japan)


Rastan Saga II (c) 1988 Taito.


- TECHNICAL -


Taito B System hardware

Prom Sticker : B81


Main CPU : 68000 (@ 12 Mhz), Z80 (@ 4 Mhz)

Sound Chips : YM2610 (@ 8 Mhz)


Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 320 x 224 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.00 Hz

Palette Colors : 4096


Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 2


- TRIVIA -


This game is known outside Japan as "Nastar" and in US as "Nastar Warrior".


Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Taito DJ Station : G.S.M. Taito 5 - PCCB-00037) on 21/08/1990.

Zuntata Records released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Zuntata History L'ab-normal 1st - ZTTL-0038) on 01/04/1999.


- TIPS AND TRICKS -


* Level Select : Boot machine with service switch pressed.

Message appears : SERVICE SWITCH ERROR, press 1p Start(x3), service switch, 1p Start.

Message appears : SELECT BY DOWN SW, select level with joy Down/Up and push Start button.


- SERIES -


1. Rastan Saga (1987)

2. Rastan Saga II (1988)

3. Warrior Blade - Rastan Saga Episode III (1991)


- STAFF -


Programmers : Hideaki Tomioka, Mari Iwano, Kazuhiko Sugiyama, Ted Aono, Manabu Doi

Hardware designer : Eikichi Takahashi

Music composed by : Hisayoshi Ogura

Sound editor : Yasuhisa Watanabe

Graphic designer : Hiroyasu Nagai

Game and art designer : Hisaya Yabusaki


- PORTS -


* Consoles :

NEC PC-Engine (1990)

Sega Mega Drive (1991)

Sony PlayStation 2 (2005, "Taito Memories Vol. 2")