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Romset and name:
hippodrm Hippodrome (US)
Short name:
Hippodrome
Manufacturer:
Data East USA
Year:
Genre:
Fighter
Category:
Fighter / Versus
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:
30 to 40 (Amendable)
MASH All-Time:
-
Video
Display:
256x240@57.444853 Hz, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Horizontal
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
-
CPU:
Hudson Soft HuC6280, MOS Technology 6502, Motorola MC68000
Audio
Sound:
Audio chips:
Hudson Soft HuC6280, Hudson Soft HuC6280 PSG, OKI MSM6295 ADPCM, Speaker, YM2203 OPN, YM3812 OPL2
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.31 released on apr-25 1998
Last release:
Mame 0.227 released on dec-31 2020
Clone of:
-
Clones:
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:
Good
Color:
Good
Sound:
Good
Cocktail:
Good
Protection:
Good
Save state:
Supported
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  • Arcade Video game published 31 years ago:

    Hippodrome © 1989 Data East USA.

    The brave knight takes on a slew of medieval opponents. Money won during fights can be used to purchase fighter upgrades.

    The game has 9 different selectable colosseums, each with a different opponent to face:
    Pandemonium: Cawnus the Lamia Noble
    Gehenna: Gran the Gargoyle
    Tarterus: Norfolk the Lizard Man
    Gadsheim: Sharon the Armor Dragon
    Archeron: Daldnoa the Scorpion Man
    Elysium: Solomon the Wizard
    Twin Paradises: Charry Steve The Assassins
    Abyss: Pon the Giant

    TECHNICAL
    Main CPU: Motorola 68000 (@ 10 Mhz), HuC6280 (@ 1.342325 Mhz)
    Sound CPU: MOS Technology M6502 (@ 1.5 Mhz)
    Sound Chips: YM2203 (@ 1.5 Mhz), YM3812 (@ 3 Mhz), OKI6295 (@ 7.757 Khz)

    Players: 2
    Control: 8-Way Joystick
    Buttons: 2
    → Slash, Jump

    TRIVIA
    Hippodrome was released in March 1989.

    This game is known in Japan as "Fighting Fantasy".

    Pony Canyon / Scitron released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (G.S.M. Data East 1 - D25B1002) on June 21, 1989.

    STAFF
    Game Designers: Marcy Eiko, Dotman
    Hardware: Darkness K.K
    Programmers: Susan, Vince Y., Tac. H
    Sounds: Azusa Hara (Azusa), Hiroaki Yoshida (Maro), Hitomi Komatsu, Hiroyuki
    Voices: Torba RR, Yuzi. S, Joe Kaminkow, Steve Walton

    PORTS
    • CONSOLES:
    NEC TurboGrafx-16 [US] (1993)

    CONTRIBUTE
    Edit this entry: https://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1127&o=2
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