Stinger (arcade game)

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Stinger
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Developer(s) Seibu Denshi
Platform(s) Arcade
Release 1983
Genre(s) Horizontally scrolling shooter
Mode(s) Two players alternating turns
Cabinet Upright, Cocktail
CPU Z80 @ 3.072 MHz
Z80 @ 1.78975 MHz
Sound AY8910 @ 1.78975 MHz
AY-8910 @ 1.78975 MHz
Display Raster, 224x256 pixels

Stinger is an arcade shoot 'em up released by Seibu Denshi on 1983. It was the first videogame released by this company.[citation needed] This arcade game is notable for being a horizontally scrolling shooter with a vertically oriented screen, a rather uncommon design.

The game consists of traveling around a space fortress meanwhile shooting aliens and spaceships. An object called "Bongo" could be used as a defense method. This object will shoot itself to the enemies for a few seconds.

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