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Vampire Hunter: Darkstalkers' Revenge (Japan 950307)


Vampire Hunter - Darkstalkers' Revenge (c) 03/1995 Capcom.


The second game in the Vampire series includes fourteen horrific fighters.


- TECHNICAL -


Capcom Play System II hardware (CPS II)

Game ID : CP-S II No. 09


Main CPU : 68000 (@ 11.8 Mhz), Z80 (@ 8 Mhz)

Sound Chips : Q-Sound (@ 4 Mhz)


Screen orientation : Horizontal

Video resolution : 384 x 224 pixels

Screen refresh : 59.63 Hz

Palette colors : 4096


Players : 2

Control : 8-way joystick

Buttons : 6

= > [1] LP, [2] MP, [3] HP

= > [4] LK, [5] MK, [6] HK


- TRIVIA -


This game is known outside Japan as "Night Warriors - Darkstalkers' Revenge".


Huitzil (Phobos' name outside of Japan) is the diminutive of 'Huitzilopochtli' (which means 'Blue Hummingbird on the Left'). He was the chief god of the great Aztec city Tenochtitlan and became after his death the Aztec god of the Sun and War.


Sony Records released a 2 CD limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Vampire Hunter: Darkstalker's Revenge - SRCL-3197/8) on 21/05/1995.


- UPDATES -


In the non-Japanese version :

* Gallon is named 'Jon Talbain'.

* Zabel Zarock is named 'Lord Raptor'.

* Aulbath is named 'Rikuo'.

* Phobos is named 'Huitzil'.

* Lei Lei is named 'Hsein Ko'.


- TIPS AND TRICKS -


* Alternate Costume Colors : highlight a fighter at the character selection screen.

1. Press Roundhouse to select the costume color from Darkstalkers.

2. Press Start to select the secondary costume color from Darkstalkers.

3. Press Jab+Forward to select the dark costume version.


* Secret End Tune : beat the game with one credit, after your character's victory pic appears on the screen, hold Up. The secret tune shall then appear as the credits start.


* SPECIAL


Anakaris :

1) (3/4 max) In the Sarcophage : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight, Right + 2 Punches

2) (1/2 max) Pharao Magic I : MK, LP, Down, LK, MP

3) (Anywhere) Pharao Spirit : LP, LP, Down, MK, HK


Aulbath :

1) (1/2 max) Aqua Spread : Right, DownRight, Down + 2 Kicks or 2 Punches

2) (Anywhere) Water Jail : Right, Down, DownRight + 2 Punches

3) (Anywhere) Sea Rage - 8 hit : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight + 2 Punches

4) [Need 3 powers] (Close) Direct Scissors : Down(x2) + 2 Punches


Bishamon :

1) (Close) Oni Kubi Hineri : Right, DownRight, Down, DownLeft, Left + 2 Punches

2) (Anywhere) Enma Seki : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight + 2 Kicks


Demitri :

1) (Far) Demon Blast : Down, Right, DownRight + 2 Kicks

2) (Close) Midnight Pleasure : Down, Right, DownRight + 2 Punches


Donovan :

1) (Anywhere) Immortal Transformation : MP, LP, Left, LK, MK

2) (Anywhere) Breath of Death : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight, Right + Kick (LK = close, MK = medium, HK = far)


Felicia :

1) (3/4 max) Weapon X - 11 hit : Right, Down, DownRight + 2 Punches

2) (Anywhere) Help Me, Please - 34 hit : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight, Right + 2 Kicks


Gallon :

1) (Anywhere) Mirage Body : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight, Right + 2 Kicks

2) (Anywhere) Dragon Cannon : Right, DownRight, Down, DownLeft, Left + 2 Punches


Lei Lei :

1) (Anywhere) The Blast : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight + 2 Punches

2) (Anywhere) Chireitou : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight + 2 Kicks

3) (Anywhere) Tenraiha : LK, HK, MP, MP, Up


Morrigan :

1) (Sweep Distance) Darkness Illusion : LP, LP, Right, LK, HP

2) (Anywhere) Valkyrie Turn : Right, RightDown, Down, DownLeft, Left, (any) Kick, then LK (close), or MK (medium), or HK (far)

3) (Anywhere) Astral Vision : LP, LP, Right, MP, HP


Phobos :

1) (Anywhere) Big Laser : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight, Right + 2 Punches

2) (Anywhere) Confusioner : Right, Down, DownRight + 3 Kicks

3) (Anywhere) Final Guardian : Left, DownRight, Down, DownLeft + 2 Kicks


Pyron :

1)(Anywhere) Cosmo Disruption : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight, Right + 2 Punches or 2 Kicks


Sasquatch :

1) (Anywhere) Big Freezer : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight + 2 Punches

2) (3/4 screen max) Big Eisbahn : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight + 2 Kicks

3) (Close) Big Sledge : 720 degrees + 2 Kicks


Victor :

1) (Anywhere) Thunder Break : Down (2s), Up + 2 Punches

2) (Corps to corps) MEGA Gerdenheim : Left, DownLeft, Down, DownRight + 2 Kicks


Zebel :

1) (1/2 max) Evil Scream : Right, Left + 2 Punches

2) (1/2 max) Death Voltage : Right, DownRight, Down, DownLeft + 2 Kicks

3) (Anywhere) Hell Dunk : Right, Down, DownRight + 2 Punches


- SERIES -


1. Vampire - The Night Warriors (1994)

2. Vampire Hunter - Darkstalkers' Revenge (1995)

3. Vampire Savior - The Lord of Vampire (1997)

4. Vampire Hunter 2 - Darkstalkers' Revenge (1997)

5. Vampire Savior 2 - The Lord of Vampire (1997)

6. Darkstalkers 3 - Vampire Savior (1999, Sony Playstation)

7. Darkstalkers Chronicles - The Chaos Tower (2005, Sony PSP)


- STAFF -


Game designers : Ohn, Nohah

Sound designers : Tomuyuki Kawakami (T.K NY), Toshio Kajino

Music composers : Takayuki Iwai (Anarchy Takapon), Hideki Okugawa (Hideki Ok), Akari.K -Lemon-

Object designers : Kuri, Tanuki, Ikusan Z, Takashi Hayashi, Shibata Hiroshi, Kitasan, Mizuho, Q, The Who, Kimo Kimo, Shisui, Yorio, Z666, Pei, Mizupyon, G Kamina, Chunkichi, Tsuyoshi, Kamameshi, "Kouda" Isi.B, Yanagi Kagerou, Yoshioka, Dekao, Kick, Syuuchan, Kidai,, Kozuchi, Delta

Scroll designers : Kyo, Tamachan, Motokazz.S, Aya

Program designers : Panda, T J, Odawara Hassssssy, Mo. Suzuki, Min, Ittetsu, Tsuna Hayahide, Hero Hero, Hdo, Tora Papa, Yume, Hide Mama

Producer : Kihaji Okamoto


* Voice Actors :

Demitri, Donovan, Pyron : Nobuyuki Hiyama

Gallon, Zabel Zarock, Aulbath : Yuuji Ueda

Morrigan : Yayoi Jinguji

Felicia : Kae Araki

Victor, Bishamon, Sasquatch, Anakaris : Kan Tokumaru

Lei Lei : Michiko Neya

Phobos : Jyurouta Kosugi

Cecil : Kyoko Hikami


- PORTS -


* Consoles :

Sega Saturn (1996)

Sony PlayStation 2 (2005, "Vampire Darkstalker's Collection")