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Main data
Romset and name:
aeroboto Aeroboto
Manufacturer:
Jaleco (Williams license)
Year:
Genre:
Shooter
Category:
Shooter / Misc. Horizontal
Serie:
-
Driver source:
Language:
English
Similar games:
Input / Controls
Players:
Up to 2 players (solo, 2 alternates)
Input:
Joystick 8 ways
Buttons / keys:
Coins:
Cabinet:
Cocktail, Upright
Free-play:
Not supported
Rankings
Avarage user rating:
AntoPISA BestGame:
-
MASH All-Time:
-
Video
Display:
248x224@60 Hz, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Horizontal
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
-
CPU:
Motorola MC6809
Audio
Sound:
Audio chips:
AY-3-8910A PSG, Speaker
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.33b3 released on may-17 1998
Last release:
Mame 0.212 released on aug-03 2019
Clone of:
formatz Formation Z
Bios:
Not required
Use rom of:
-
Use sample of:
-
Previous romset:
None
New romset:
None
Files
Dump:
GOOD
Required files:
Status
OVERALL:
IMPERFECT
Emulation:
Good
Graphic:
Imperfect
Color:
Good
Sound:
Good
Cocktail:
-
Protection:
Good
Save state:
Supported
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  • This Arcade Video game was published 35 years ago:

    Aeroboto © 1984 Williams Electronics, Incorporated.

    The player as Aeroboto can transform into a 'Mobile robot' or an 'Aero-fighter' to complete this marathon shoot-'em-up.

    TECHNICAL
    Main CPU: Motorola M6809 (@ 1.25 Mhz)
    Sound CPU: Motorola M6809 (@ 640 Khz)
    Sound Chips: (2x) General Instrument AY8910 (@ 1.5 Mhz)

    Screen orientation: Horizontal
    Video resolution: 248 x 224 pixels
    Screen refresh: 60.00 Hz
    Palette colors: 256

    Players: 2
    Control: 8-way joystick
    Buttons: 2
    → [A] Fire, [B] Jump

    TRIVIA
    Released in September 1984.

    This game is known in Japan as "Formation Z".

    Charles Dahling holds the record for this game with 3,272,900 points on January 20, 1985.

    TIPS AND TRICKS
    • In the aero-fighter form only, energy fuel is used. You should be converted to a robot before the fuel runs out (remaining fuel is indicated on the lower-right side of the screen).

    PORTS
    • CONSOLES:
    Nintendo Famicom [Japan]
    Sony PlayStation [Jaleco Collection Vol. 1] (2003)
    Nintendo Game Boy Advance [Jajamaru Jr Denshouki Jaleco Memorial] (2004)

    • COMPUTERS:
    MSX [Japan]

    CONTRIBUTE
    Edit this entry: https://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=38&o=2
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