Lost In Translation/Gradius IV - Fukkatsu

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Gradius IV
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Manufacturer Konami
Released 1998
8-way Joystick
3 Button(s)
Main CPU PPC403 (@ 32.000 MHz)
68000 (@ 16.000 MHz)
Sound CPU Stereo
RF5C400 (@ 16.000 MHz)
Raster (Horizontal)
512 x 384 pixels
60.00 Hz
65,536 Palette colours
Screens 1
ROM Info 10 ROMs
31,981,568 bytes (30.50 MiB)
MAME ID gradius4

About The Game

Gradius IV - Fukkatsu is an arcade video game.


The title of this game translates from Japanese as 'Gradius IV Revival'.

Konami released a limited-edition soundtrack album for this game (Gradius IV Fukkatsu Original Game Soundtrack - KICA-7947) on 05/03/1999.

Tips And Tricks

2nd Loop Start

In Power Meter selection screen, input Up(x2), Down(x2), Left, Right, Left, Right, Button-2 (Shot), Button-3 (Missile). You will be able to start the game with 2nd loop and the password will be displayed in Game Over screen. This password was required on 'Gradius IV Internet Ranking' (now, this was finished though).


  1. Nemesis (1985)
  2. Salamander (1986)
  3. Gradius 2 (1987, MSX)
  4. Vulcan Venture (1988)
  5. Nemesis 3 - The Eve of Destruction (1988, MSX)
  6. Gradius III - Densetsu Kara Shinwa-e (1989)
  7. Gradius - The Interstellar Assault (1991, Nintendo Game Boy)
  8. Nemesis '90 Kai (1993, Sharp X68000)
  9. Salamander 2 (1996)
  10. Solar Assault - Gradius (1997)
  11. Solar Assault - Revisited (1997)
  12. Gradius Gaiden (1997, Sony PlayStation)
  13. Gradius IV - Fukkatsu (1999)
  14. Gradius Generation (2002, Nintendo Game Boy Advance)
  15. Gradius V (2003, Sony PlayStation 2)


Sony PlayStation 2 (2000, "Gradius III & IV")
Sony PSP (2006, "Gradius Collection")

Soundtrack Releases

Album Name Catalogue No. Released Publisher Comments
Gradius Arcade Soundtrack KMCA-155~6[1] 2002-04-24 Konami Music Entertainment 2 CD version.
MIDI Power Pro 7 ~Gradius~ KMCA-5[2] 1999-04-23 Konami Music Entertainment, Inc. CD version.
Gradius IV Fukkatsu Original Game Soundtrack KICA-7947[3] 1999-03-05 King Records CD version.
Konami Game Music Now 1999 KICA-7960[4] 1999-04-16 King Records CD version.


The contents of this page are licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
The sources used include MAME (version 0.113u2) and history.dat (revision 1.28 - 2008-10-18).
Please see http://www.arcade-history.com for credits.