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Romset and name:
hook Hook (World)
Short name:
Hook
Manufacturer:
Year:
Genre:
Fighter
Category:
Fighter / 2.5D
Serie:
-
Driver source:
Language:
English
Similar games:
Input / Controls
Players:
Up to 4 players (solo, 2-4 concurrents)
Input:
Joystick 8 ways
Buttons / keys:
Coins:
Cabinet:
2 Players, 4 Players
Free-play:
Not supported
Rankings
Avarage user rating:
AntoPISA BestGame:
70 to 80 (Good)
MASH All-Time:
Video
Display:
320x240@60 Hz, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Horizontal
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
-
CPU:
NEC V33, NEC V35
Audio
Sound:
Audio chips:
Irem GA20, Speaker, Yamaha YM2151 OPM
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.36b6 released on sep-29 1999
Last release:
Mame 0.225 released on sep-30 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:
GOOD
Emulation:
Good
Graphic:
Good
Color:
Good
Sound:
Good
Cocktail:
Preliminary
Protection:
Good
Save state:
Supported
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  • Arcade Video game published 28 years ago:

    Hook © 1992 Irem.

    Straight out of the Peter Pan saga and based on the feature film starring Robin Williams, the Never-Never Land children fight to stop the evil Captain Hook from ruining their fun!

    TECHNICAL
    Irem M-92 system hardware

    Main CPU: V33 (@ 9 Mhz)
    Sound CPU: V30 (@ 7.15909 Mhz)
    Sound Chips: Yamaha YM2151 (@ 3.579545 Mhz), GA20 (@ 3.579545 Mhz)

    Screen orientation: Horizontal
    Video resolution: 320 x 240 pixels
    Screen refresh: 60.00 Hz
    Palette colors: 2048

    Players: 4
    Control: 8-way joystick
    Buttons: 2

    TRIVIA
    Released in December 1992.

    Although all of the 4 Lost Boys in this game (Rufio, Ace, Pockets and ThudButt) were major supporting characters, only Rufio is addressed by a name in the movie.

    UPDATES
    The Japanese version has some differences to the US and World version:
    • The colours are a little bit different (more saturated)
    • The boss of the 3rd stage is different in the Japan version: in fact, there's a new boss named Mika, and she can summon her 2 sisters Anna and Gita, in the US and World versions, she is replaced by the Hook's clones.

    STAFF
    Game designer: ???
    Programmer: ???
    Graphic designers: Rokujizo, Jubei, Ken, U. Nya, Kon, Nob
    Sound effects: ???

    CONTRIBUTE
    Edit this entry: https://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=1139&o=2
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