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Romset and name:
scontra Super Contra
Manufacturer:
Konami
Year:
Genre:
Platform
Category:
Platform / Shooter Scrolling
Serie:
Driver source:
Language:
English
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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:
90 to 100 (Best Games)
MASH All-Time:
-
Video
Display:
320x224@59.17 Hz, ruotato di 90°, CRT 15kHz
Orientation:
Vertical
Scrolling:
Unknown
Colors:
-
CPU:
KONAMI CPU, Zilog Z80
Audio
Sound:
Audio chips:
K007232 PCM Controller, Speaker, Yamaha YM2151 OPM
Romset
First release:
Mame 0.36b3 released on aug-22 1999
Last release:
Mame 0.200 released on jul-25 2018
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:
-
Protection:
Good
Save state:
Supported
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  • A 30-year-old Arcade Video Game

    Super Contra © 1988 Konami.

    Export version. Game developed in Japan. For more information about the game itself, please see the original Japanese version entry; "Super Contra - Alien no Gyakushuu [Model GX775]".

    TECHNICAL
    Game ID: GX775

    TRIVIA
    Super Contra was released in January 1988.

    This western version ends the game after the staff roll, while the Japanese version takes the player to a second and harder cycle of the game.

    SERIES
    • Contra [Model GX633] (1987, Arcade)
    • Super Contra [Model GX775] (1988, Arcade)
    • Operation C (1991, Game Boy)
    • Contra Force (1992, NES)
    • Contra Spirits [Model SHVC-CS] (1992, Super Famicom)
    • Contra - Hard Corps (1994, Mega Drive)
    • Contra - Legacy of War (1996, PlayStation)
    • C - The Contra Adventure (1998, PlayStation)
    • Contra - Shattered Soldier (2002, PlayStation 2)
    • Neo Contra (2004, PlayStation 2)
    • Contra 4 (2007, DS)
    • Contra ReBirth (2009, WiiWare)

    STAFF
    Cabinet Graphic Design: Don Marshall

    PORTS
    • CONSOLES:
    [US] Nintendo NES (apr.1990) "Super C [Model NES-UE]"
    [EU] Nintendo NES (1992) "Probotector II: Return of the Evil Forces [Model NES-PD]"
    Microsoft XBOX 360 [XBLA] [US] [EU] (jul.25, 2007)
    Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] [US] (aug.27, 2007) NES version
    Nintendo Wii [Virtual Console] [EU] (oct.12, 2007) NES version
    [US] Nintendo DS (nov.13, 2007) "Contra 4 [Model NTR-TCTE-USA]"
    Microsoft XBOX 360 [US] (dec.15, 2009) "Konami Classics Vol.1 [Model 30085]": XBLA version

    NOTE: The game is featured as unlockable bonus content on the Nintendo DS.

    • COMPUTERS:
    Commodore Amiga [US] (1990) "Super C"
    PC [MS-DOS] [US] (1990) "Super C"
    [US] PC [MS Windows, CD-ROM] (nov.16, 2002) "Konami Collector's Series - Castlevania & Contra"): NES version

    • OTHERS:
    Mobile Phones [US] (2008)

    CONTRIBUTE
    Edit this entry: https://www.arcade-history.com/?&page=detail&id=2708&o=2
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