Truxton (Arcade)

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            Series : Truxton
         Developer : Toaplan
             Genre : Scrolling shoot 'em up
      Release Info : MiSTer implementation
          Hardware : Motorola 68000
                     Zilog Z80

not completed.

Colorful Toaplan old school vertical shoot 'em up.



Scores - MiSTer:
 78890 ...........  on 2022-05-10

Scores - MAME:
 61570 ...........  on 2015-10-18

Log entries

  • 4036 
    This game has checkpoints, so it is an actual challenge to complete with infinite continues.
  • 2015-10-17
  • 5915 
    There is a big tank boss! I love a good big tank boss. This is one of the earlier examples of that trope.
  • 2015-10-18
  • 5917 
    While waiting for our demo to be shown at TRSAC 2015, I'm failing miserably at Truxton. I'm hopelessly stuck at the big tank, and it's murdering me again and again.
  • 5918 
    Got the score 61570 in MAME. This was my first live stream to YouTube.
  • 2022-05-02
  • 13014 
    Another Toaplan core was added to my MiSTer when I enabled unofficial theypsilon cores. I've been thinking about how shoot 'em ups should ideally be played with your dominant hand on the stick. I'm right handed, so I experimented with setting up flipped controls, and rotated my MadCatz FightStick so the stick is on the right. I'm not sure I love it, but I could practice a bit more and see if I can get used to it.
  • 2022-05-10
  • 13024 
    Got the score 78890 in MiSTer.

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