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Romset and name:
boscomd Bosconian (Midway, new version)
Manufacturer:
Namco (Midway license)
Year:
Genre:
Shooter
Category:
Shooter / Field
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:
288x224@60.606061 Hz, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Horizontal
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
-
CPU:
Fujitsu MB8842, Fujitsu MB8843, Fujitsu MB8844, Zilog Z80
Audio
Sound:
Audio chips:
Discrete Sound, Namco, Speaker
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.35b13 released on may-24 1999
Last release:
Mame 0.212 released on aug-03 2019
Clone of:
bosco Bosconian (new version)
Bios:
Not required
Use rom of:
-
Use sample of:
-
Previous romset:
bosco Bosconian (new version)
New romset:
None
Files
Dump:
NO DUMP
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 38 years ago:

    Bosconian - Star Destroyer © 1981 Midway Mfg. Co.

    Export version by Midway for North America. Game developed in Japan by Namco. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese release entry; "Bosconian - Star Destroyer [Upright model]".

    TECHNICAL
    [Upright model]
    [No. 550]

    Dimensions: 68inch (173cm) High x 25inch (64cm) Wide x 28inch (71cm) Deep.

    TRIVIA
    Even if the title screen says 1981, Bosconian was released in February 1982 in North America by Midway, under license from Namco.

    When Bosconian first arrived in North America, Midway gave out strategy booklets to the game from a display attached to the machine.

    PORTS
    • CONSOLES:
    [US] Sony PlayStation (jul.31, 1996) "Namco Museum Vol.1 [Model SLUS-00215]"
    [US] Microsoft XBOX (aug.30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model NMO-2201A-NM]"
    Nintendo GameCube [US] (aug.30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model DOL-G5NE-USA]"
    [US] Sony PS2 (aug.30, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary [Model SLUS-21164]"
    Microsoft XBOX 360 [US] (nov.4, 2008) "Namco Museum - Virtual Arcade [Model 21022]"
    [US] Nintendo Wii (nov.16, 2010) "Namco Museum Megamix"

    • HANDHELDS:
    [US] Sony PSP (aug.23, 2005) "Namco Museum Battle Collection [Model ULUS-10035]"

    • COMPUTERS:
    [US] Commodore C64 (1987) "Bosconian '87"
    [US] PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] (oct.25, 2005) "Namco Museum - 50th Anniversary"

    • OTHERS:
    Namco Classics TV Game [US] (2003) by Jakks Pacific
    Ms. Pac-Man TV Game Wireless Version [US] (2005) by Jakks Pacific
    Arcade Gold featuring Pac-Man [US] (2007) by Jakks Pacific
    Retro Arcade featuring Pac-Man [US] (2008) by Jakks Pacific
    Arcade [US] (2010) "Pac-Man's Arcade Party"
    Pac-Man Connect and Play [US] (2012) by Bandai

    CONTRIBUTE
    Edit this entry: https://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=37013&o=2
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