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UN Squadron

Released in 1990

Developer: Capcom
Manufacturer: Capcom
Distributor: Capcom

***** (1 total votes)

UN Squadron marquee
game marquee

Game Summary

Fight for the UN by choosing three jets. An F-16, A-10 and F14(?) Many optional weapons throughout.

Hardware Info

Controls: 1 Joystick / Button(s)
Horizontal-mounted Raster monitor
384 x 224 Resolution
Colors: 2048 Color

Additional Hardware Info (from Mame)

68000 cpu @ 10 Mhz
Z80 cpu @ 4 Mhz
YM-2151 audio @ 3 Mhz
OKI6295 audio

Hardware Platform

Capcom System 1

Mame ROMs

unsquad, UN Squadron (US)
area88, Area 88 (Japan)

Game Details

Side-scroller airline shooter. Drop bombs, shoot planes/helicopters/whatever.

Also known as Area 88 in Japan, based on the famous manga that have been published by Viz Communications in the US. One of the first known manga-based video games that has been ported to the US.

UN Squadron control panel
control panel

UN Squadron cabinet photo
cabinet photo
UN Squadron title screen
title screen
UN Squadron gameplay screen shot
gameplay screen
UN Squadron promotional flyer
promotional flyer Member Ratings / Comments

***** by DrCerebro. Comment: "This is an unforgetable classic. Wow! One of the best games for those who really like a challenge. " 2003-12-04 15:18:49Z

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This game page was created 8/3/1998 12:00:00 AM and last updated 6/28/2000 10:27:33 AM