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Main data
Romset and name:
cyvern Cyvern - The Dragon Weapons (US)
Manufacturer:
Kaneko
Year:
Genre:
Shooter
Category:
Shooter / Flying Vertical
Serie:
-
Driver source:
Language:
English
Similar games:
Input / Controls
Players:
Up to 2 players (solo, 2 concurrents)
Input:
Joystick 8 ways
Buttons / keys:
Coins:
Cabinet:
-
Free-play:
Not supported
Rankings
Avarage user rating:
AntoPISA BestGame:
80 to 90 (Very Good)
MASH All-Time:
Video
Display:
320x240@59.5971 Hz, ruotato di 90°, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Vertical
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
-
CPU:
Hitachi SH-2
Audio
Sound:
2 channels
Audio chips:
Speaker, Yamaha YMZ280B PCMD8
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.62 released on nov-12 2002
Last release:
Mame 0.213 released on sep-04 2019
Clone of:
-
Clones:
Bios:
skns Super Kaneko Nova System BIOS
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-
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:
Unsupported
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  • This Arcade Video game was published 21 years ago:

    Cyvern - The Dragon Weapons © 1998 Kaneko Company, Limited.

    Take control of 3 artificially enhanced elemental dragons and battle against tons of enemy airships and hulking bosses in this excellent overhead shooter. Features awesome graphics & sound effects as well as responsive controls and a high level of challenge.

    TECHNICAL
    Kaneko Super Nova System Hardware

    Main CPU: SH-2 (@ 28.638 Mhz)
    Sound Chips: Yamaha YMZ280B (@ 16.66 Mhz)

    Players: 2
    Control: 8-Way Joystick
    Buttons: 2
    → [A] Shoot / Banish, [B] Bomb

    TRIVIA
    This game was shown at the 1998 AOU Amusement Expo show, in Japan. It was then released in April 1998 in Japan.

    There is a 'Plus' upgrade for this game:
    • You can modify each dragon with special abilities.
    • There is a gauge during boss fights showing how much energy the boss has left now.
    • Multiple endings
    • If you have certain items, some bosses will change into their 'true boss form'.

    STAFF
    Planners: Atsushi Kaneko, Tony
    Soft: K. Minegishi, Hiyorinn.S, Sho-Chan, Osapan
    Designers: U-Zool, Hiroki Narisawa, Endo Chang, Kazuto=Lee, Ryo.Kimura, Ishi-Ryu, Gomez, Maruken!
    Sound: Katsuya Yoneda
    Special Thanks: Iwao Horita

    CONTRIBUTE
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