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Pirate Ship Higemaru

Released in 1984

Developer: Capcom
Manufacturer: Capcom
Distributor: Capcom

***** (1 total votes)

Game Summary

Pirate ship game similar in play to Pengo.

Additional Hardware Info (from Mame)

Z80 cpu @ 4 Mhz
AY-8910 audio @ 2 Mhz
AY-8910 audio @ 2 Mhz

Hardware Platform

Capcom Z80 Based

Mame ROMs

higemaru, HigeMaru

Game Details

This game features one of the first game soundtracks composed by Tamayo Kawamoto, who made also other Capcom 80's BGM like Speed Rumbler. She now works at Taito: she's a member of Zuntata, the popular (well, in Japan) Taito band where she plays keyboards. Among her latest compositions: Darius Omnibus, Raycrisis, and Raystorm.

Pirate Ship Higemaru title screen
title screen
Pirate Ship Higemaru gameplay screen shot
gameplay screen
Pirate Ship Higemaru promotional flyer
promotional flyer Member Ratings / Comments

***** by kk. Comment: "I like this quirky old game." 2011-08-26 23:58:41Z

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This game page was created 8/3/1998 12:00:00 AM and last updated 12/13/2021 6:38:28 AM