Gun Frontier Arcade Gears
Original system(s): Taito F2 System
Publisher(s) of original games: Taito
Developer(s) of original games: Taito
Sound driver: SCSP/CD-DA (17 tracks)
Number of players: 1-2
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This short article is in need of work. You can help Sega Retro by adding to it. (ガンフロンティア アーケードギアーズ) is a port of the 1990 arcade vertical shoot-'em-up, Gun Frontier Arcade Gears Gun Frontier to the Sega Saturn.
The game served as inspiration for the
, which was also ported to the system.
The game has been either deliberately modified or imperfectly ported. The scoring system is different from the arcade version, e.g. releasing flames on the mountains on the right side of the screen, just at the start of the game, plays a tune and adds bonus points. This if missing from the Saturn version.
The Author & Produce: Takatsuna Senba
Game Design: Takatsuna Senba, Takamasa Hori, Takayuki Ogawa, Naoya Kuroki, Brody Tadashi, M&F Nagai, Yack
Art Director: Takatsuna Senba, Takayuki Ogawa
Programmer: Tarabar, Naoya Kuroki
Hardware Engineer: Toshiyuki Sanada, Brody Tadashi, Tomio Takeda
Decorator: M&F Nagai
Sound Director: Yack, OGR
Cast: Ho Lee Chan, Ogawa Shonen
Special Thanks: Hideki Hashimoto, Hidehiro Fujiwara, Toshi Kouno, Akr Fujita, Zak Munn, Jinsen Tany, Ohono Wepokichi, Tsuyoshi Sato, Ryohcho Yagi, Nakamura Taicho, Marchin Kondoh, Yoshiaki Kouno, Masaki Ogata, Hisao Yuki, Hisao Shimizu, Ichiro Fujisue, Yoshida Shouin Sayuri, Shiro Imaoka, Seiji Kawakami, Man Kohyama, Edo Miyazawa Dedicated To: Katsujiro Fujimoto
Producer: Yoshio Kimura
Project Manager: Amando Kuno Assistant: Naoya Iida, Shu Hiratoh
Chief Manager: Shigemi Kondou
Main programmer: Toshiaki Fujino
Assistant: Osamu Sugano Convert Director: Toshiaki Fujino
Taito Corporation 1990/1997 Xing Inc. Source:
In-game credits 
Main article: Gun Frontier Arcade Gears/Magazine articles.
ROM dump status
This game has extra content which can be viewed when accessing the disc on a PC.
Folder / File
About original game
Messages from the developers.
File:GunFrontier Saturn JP Box Back.jpg
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Sega Saturn Magazine, "1997-35 (1997-10-17)" (JP; 1997-10-03), page 106
Famitsu, "1997-10-03" (JP; 1997-09-19), page 1
MAN!AC, "12/97" (DE; 1997-11-12), page 52
Sega Magazin, "Februar 1998" (DE; 1998-01-14), page 30
Sega Saturn Magazine, "1997-34 (1997-10-03,10)" (JP; 1997-09-19), page 248
Sega Saturn Magazine, "Readers rating final data" (JP; 2000-03), page 15