Lost In Translation/Samurai Aces

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Samurai Aces
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Manufacturer Psikyo
Released 1993
8-way Joystick
3 Button(s)
Main CPU 68EC020 (@ 16.000 MHz)
Z80 (@ 4.000 MHz)
Sound CPU Stereo
YM2610 (@ 8.000 MHz)
Raster (Vertical)
320 x 224 pixels
59.30 Hz
4,096 Palette colours
Screens 1
ROM Info 8 ROMs
6,160,384 bytes (5.88 MiB)
MAME ID samuraia · sngkace

About The Game

Samurai Aces is a vertically scrolling arcade video game shoot-em-up.


This game is known in Japan as "Sengoku Ace".

Samurai Aces is the very first game developed by Psikyo (Psikyo was founded in 1992 in Tokyo).

Note : There are 22 different endings!

Tips and tricks

Extra Features

If you hold Test Button + PL1 Button 1 during boot, you get extra options in the test menu. A level skip, BG test usually etc...


  1. Samurai Aces (1993)
  2. Tengai (1996)
  3. Sengoku Cannon - Sengoku Ace Episode III (2005, Sony PSP)


Rick Johnson
Ukon Zakura
Minsk, Dozi
Tall Man
Ayanokouji Reimu
Iron Champ
Studio Avi

Cabinet and Artwork


Sony PlayStation 2 (2004, "Psikyo Shooting Collection Vol. 2")

Soundtrack Releases

Album Name Catalogue No. Released Publisher Comments
Sengoku Ace GCD-1[1] 1994-01-22 Shinseisha CD version.
BLAST! - SHOOTING GAME SOUND OMNIBUS Vol.1 KDSD-00022[2] 2003-12-17 Team Entertainment CD version.
Psikyo Digital-Sound Collection 01 PDSC-9701[3] 1997-02-01 Psikyo CD version.
Pilot Kids / Space Bomber SGCD-0006[4] 1999-03-05 Scitron / Gamest 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.