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Expendable
System(s): Sega Dreamcast
Publisher: Infogrames North America (US), Infogrames (Europe), Imagineer (Japan)
Developer:
Peripherals supported: Dreamcast Arcade Stick, Jump Pack, Visual Memory Unit, Dreamcast VGA Box
Genre: Shooting[1][2][3]

















Number of players: 1-2
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Dreamcast
JP
¥5,800 (6,090)5,800e[2] T-15003M
Sega Rating: All Ages
Sega Dreamcast
US
$49.9949.99[5] T-15104N
ESRB: Teen
Sega Dreamcast
DE
T-15101D-18
USK: 16
Sega Dreamcast
UK
£39.9939.99[7] T-15101D-05
ELSPA: 11+ OK
Sega Dreamcast
FR/NL
T-15101D-58
SELL: 12+
Sega Dreamcast
ES/IT
T-15101D-60
ELSPA: 11+ OK
Sega Dreamcast
AU
$89.9589.95[9]

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Expendable, known as Millennium Soldier: Expendable in Europe and Seitai Heiki Expendable (生体兵器 エクスペンダブル) in Japan, is an action game for the Sega Dreamcast.

It is a top-down shooter which takes design cues from the likes of Smash T.V.. PC and PlayStation versions were also released.

Versions

Localised names

Also known as
Language Localised Name English Translation
English Millennium Soldier: Expendable Millennium Soldier: Expendable
English (US) Expendable Expendable
Japanese 生体兵器 エクスペンダブル Seitai Heiki Expendable

Magazine articles

Main article: Expendable/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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Print advert in DC-UK (UK) #1: "September 1999" (1999-xx-xx)
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Print advert in DC-UK (UK) #2: "October 1999" (1999-09-29)
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Print advert in Dreamcast: Le Magazine Officiel (FR) #2: "Décembre 1999/Janvier 2000" (1999-12-xx)
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Print advert in Dreamcast: Das Offizielle Magazin (DE) #1: "Oktober 1999" (1999-10-14)
also published in:

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
Arcade (UK) PAL
25
[11]
Consoles + (FR) NTSC-J
89
[12]
Consoles + (FR) PAL
82
[13]
Dreamcast Monthly (UK) PAL
80
[14]
DC-UK (UK) PAL
60
[15]
Dreamcast: Le Magazine Officiel (FR) PAL
60
[16]
Dreamcast Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
70
[17]
Dreamcast Magazine (UK)
80
[18]
Dorimaga (JP) NTSC-J
67
[19]
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
75
[20]
Entsiklopediya igr dlya Dreamcast (RU) NTSC-U
79
[21]
Entsiklopediya igr dlya Dreamcast (RU) PAL
40
[22]
Famitsu (JP) NTSC-J
65
[23]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
63
[24]
Gamers' Republic (US) NTSC-U
67
[25]
MAN!AC (DE) NTSC-J
73
[26]
MAN!AC (DE) PAL
73
[27]
Man!ak (PL)
77
[28]
Neo Plus (PL) PAL
70
[29]
neXt Level (DE) PAL
75
[30]
Official Dreamcast Magazine (UK) PAL
70
[31]
Official Dreamcast Magazine (US) NTSC-U
30
[32]
Player One (FR)
65
[33]
Revista Oficial Dreamcast (ES) PAL
60
[8]
Video Games (DE) PAL
79
[34]
Sega Dreamcast
67
Based on
25 reviews

Expendable

Dreamcast, JP
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Cover
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Disc
Dreamcast, US
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Cover
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Disc
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Manual
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Inlay
Dreamcast, UK
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Cover
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Dreamcast, FR/NL
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Cover
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Disc
Dreamcast, DE
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Cover
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Disc
Dreamcast, IT/ES
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Cover
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Disc

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments

External links

  • Sega of Japan catalogue pages (Japanese): Dreamcast

References

  1. File:Expendable DC JP Box Back.jpg
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 http://sega.jp/dc/990405/ (Wayback Machine: 2008-08-17 00:29)
  3. https://sega.jp/history/hard/dreamcast/software_l.html#tab01 (Wayback Machine: 2020-02-01 22:57)
  4. Press release: 1999-08-09: Infogrames North America Prepares To Bring Non-Stop, Adrenaline-Pumping Action to the Dreamcast With Expendable
  5. 5.0 5.1 Press release: 1999-09-08: Infogrames North America Gets Expendable With Sega Dreamcast; Intense Action Thriller To Release At Console Launch
  6. Dreamcast Magazine, "No. 3" (UK; 1999-11-25), page 7
  7. Dreamcast Magazine, "No. 1" (UK; 1999-09-09), page 81
  8. 8.0 8.1 Revista Oficial Dreamcast, "Enero 2000" (ES; 1999-12-20), page 41
  9. Hyper, "November 1999" (AU; 1999-xx-xx), page 44
  10. MAN!AC, "11/99" (DE; 1999-10-06), page 17
  11. Arcade, "November 1999" (UK; 1999-09-20), page 82
  12. Consoles +, "Août 1999" (FR; 1999-0x-xx), page 94
  13. Consoles +, "Octobre 1999" (FR; 1999-xx-xx), page 148
  14. Dreamcast Monthly, "September 1999" (UK; 1999-xx-xx), page 68
  15. DC-UK, "September 1999" (UK; 1999-xx-xx), page 32
  16. Dreamcast: Le Magazine Officiel, "Octobre/Novembre 1999" (FR; 1999-xx-xx), page 86
  17. Dreamcast Magazine, "1999-21 (1999-07-02)" (JP; 1999-06-18), page 16
  18. Dreamcast Magazine, "No. 1" (UK; 1999-09-09), page 80
  19. Dorimaga, "2002-18 (2002-10-11)" (JP; 2002-09-27), page 34
  20. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "October 1999" (US; 1999-09-07), page 218
  21. Entsiklopediya igr dlya Dreamcast, "Izdaniye chetvertoye, dopolnennoye" (RU; 2002-xx-xx), page 72
  22. Entsiklopediya igr dlya Dreamcast, "Izdaniye chetvertoye, dopolnennoye" (RU; 2002-xx-xx), page 133
  23. Famitsu, "1999-07-02" (JP; 1999-06-18), page 33
  24. GamePro, "November 1999" (US; 1999-xx-xx), page 140
  25. Gamers' Republic, "September 1999" (US; 1999-08-10), page 30
  26. MAN!AC, "09/99" (DE; 1999-08-04), page 43
  27. MAN!AC, "01/2000" (DE; 1999-12-01), page 84
  28. Man!ak, "Grudzień 1999" (PL; 1999-xx-xx), page 63
  29. Neo Plus, "Listopad 1999" (PL; 1999-xx-xx), page 31
  30. neXt Level, "November 1999" (DE; 1999-10-08), page 40
  31. Official Dreamcast Magazine, "Special Issue 1999" (UK; 1999-09-02), page 94
  32. Official Dreamcast Magazine, "November 1999" (US; 1999-10-05), page 113
  33. Player One, "Octobre 1999" (FR; 1999-xx-xx), page 121
  34. Video Games, "10/99 It's Dreamcast Time supplement" (DE; 1999-09-22), page 9


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