The Flintstones (Taito)

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The Flintstones
System(s): Sega Mega Drive
Publisher: Taito
Developer:
Genre: Action[2]

















Number of players: 1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
JP
¥3,8803,880 T-11173
Sega Mega Drive
US
T-11116
Sega Mega Drive
EU
1088-50
Sega Mega Drive
EU
(Classic)
1088-50
Sega Mega Drive
DE
DM 119.95119.95[7] 1088-50
Sega Mega Drive
PT
Sega Mega Drive
UK
£39.9939.99[4][6] 1088-50
Sega Mega Drive
SE
(Rental)
Sega Mega Drive
AU

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The Flintstones (フリントストーン) is a 1993 platformer for the Sega Mega Drive by Taito made with the The Flintstones license. Wilma has lost some things and it's up to you, as Fred, to go find them.

Gameplay

A and C jump. B attacks enemies. To climb up ledges, stand near the ledge and jump, then hold the jump button to grab on, then hit Up while holding the jump button to climb.

Production credits

  • Planner: T.Iwasaki, T.Kubota, T.Nakamura, S.Nishiyama
  • Programmer: SO, T.Ariga, Uni
  • Designer: T.Toriumi, K.Sato, Y.Kasai, J.Oda, M.Sahara, T.Kohno, M.Takahashi
  • Special Thanks: Hiraiwa Family, H.Kawano, T.Nishikawa, Suit.S, H.Kajita, Onijust
Source:
In-game credits


Magazine articles

Main article: The Flintstones (Taito)/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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FI advert (1993)
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FI advert (1994)
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Print advert in GamePro (US) #46: "May 1993" (1993-xx-xx)
also published in:
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Print advert in Play Time (DE) #1993-08: "8/93" (1993-07-07)
also published in:
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Print advert in Pif (BG) #1 (199x-xx-xx)
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Print advert in Velikiy Drakon (RU) #60 (2002-09-05)

Physical scans

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
73 №22
33 [10]
69 №11, p40/41
59 №45, p70/71
Sega Mega Drive
59
Based on
4 reviews
Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
1700 igr dlya Sega (RU)
40
[11]
Beep! MegaDrive (JP) NTSC-J
58
[12]
Cool Gamer (RU)
70
[13]
Computer & Video Games (UK)
80
[6]
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
50
[14]
Entsiklopediya luchshikh igr Sega. Vypusk 1 (RU)
40
[15]
Entsiklopediya luchshikh igr Sega. Vypusk 9 (RU)
80
[16]
Mean Machines: The Essential Sega Guide (UK)
82
[17]
GameFan (US)
80
[18]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
73
[3]
Joypad (FR) NTSC-U
74
[19]
Sega Mega Drive Advanced Gaming (UK) PAL
25
[20]
Mega Drive Fan (JP) NTSC-J
49
[21]
Mega (UK) PAL
78
[22]
Mega Action (UK) NTSC-U
84
[23]
Mega Force (FR)
70
[24]
Mega Fun (DE) NTSC-U
65
[25]
MegaTech (UK) PAL
45
[26]
Megazin (SI)
71
[27]
Mean Machines Sega (UK) PAL
80
[28]
Player One (FR)
80
[29]
Sega Magazin (DE)
72
[30]
Sega Power (UK) PAL
59
[31]
Sega Pro (UK) PAL
79
[32]
Sega Zone (UK) PAL
75
[33]
Sega Force (SE)
72
[34]
Sega Force (UK) PAL
87
[35]
Sega Saturn Magazine (JP) NTSC-J
41
[36]
Sonic the Comic (UK) PAL
85
[37]
Supersonic (FR)
91
[38]
Tricks 16 bit (RU)
67
[39]
Sega Mega Drive
68
Based on
31 reviews

The Flintstones (Taito)

Mega Drive, JP
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Cover
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Cart
Mega Drive, US
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Cover
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Cart
Mega Drive, EU
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Cover
Flintstones MD EU Cart.jpg
Cart
Flintstones MD EU Manual.jpg
Manual
Mega Drive, EU (Classic Mega Drive)
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Cover
Flintstones MD EU Cart.jpg
Cart
Flintstones MD EU Manual.jpg
Manual
Mega Drive, PT
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Cover
Mega Drive, SE (Rental)

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 7c982c59
MD5 60ea3535c8a939d26ded83bde0f4809d
SHA-1 5541579ffaee1570da8bdd6b2c20da2e395065b0
512kB 1993-02 Cartridge (US)
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 21845d61
MD5 cdccd5fe37bea01b51a4dc15ade35167
SHA-1 6350da9fa81a84a7a73d0238be135b1331147599
512kB 1993-03 Cartridge (EU)
Sega Mega Drive
CRC32 920a3031
MD5 a161b33377258252018326c91cf8b7ed
SHA-1 a3dc66bb5b35916a188b2ef4b6b783f3c5ffc03c
512kB 1993-02 Cartridge (JP)
Sega Mega Drive
 ?
CRC32 41a2a7ee
MD5 73e974b4bbf5813eaffcc6ae40acb1b7
SHA-1 b705e9a6f40d9b1f93c5ae44e06113bb4c7a963c
512kB 1992-11-05 EPROMs[40] Page

References

  1. http://gdri.smspower.org/wiki/index.php/Santos_(2)
  2. 2.0 2.1 https://sega.jp/history/hard/megadrive/software_l.html (Wayback Machine: 2020-07-02 23:21)
  3. 3.0 3.1 GamePro, "May 1993" (US; 1993-xx-xx), page 60
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 Sega Force, "July 1993" (UK; 1993-05-27), page 29
  5. 5.0 5.1 Mega, "June 1993" (UK; 1993-05-20), page 39
  6. 6.0 6.1 Computer & Video Games, "June 1993" (UK; 1993-05-15), page 88
  7. Sega Magazin, "September/Oktober 1993" (DE; 1993-09-01), page 59
  8. GamePro, "July 1993" (US; 1993-xx-xx), page 57
  9. Sega Magazin, "September/Oktober 1993" (DE; 1993-09-01), page 67
  10. GamesMaster, "July 1993" (UK; 1993-06-17), page 66
  11. 1700 igr dlya Sega, "" (RU; 2003-xx-xx), page 83
  12. Beep! MegaDrive, "December 1993" (JP; 1993-11-08), page 24
  13. Cool Gamer, "9" (RU; 2002-10-13), page 87
  14. Electronic Gaming Monthly, "October 1993" (US; 1993-xx-xx), page 44
  15. Entsiklopediya luchshikh igr Sega. Vypusk 1, "" (RU; 1999-xx-xx), page 316
  16. Entsiklopediya luchshikh igr Sega. Vypusk 9, "" (RU; 2002-xx-xx), page 113
  17. Mean Machines: The Essential Sega Guide, "" (UK; 1993-11-18), page 47
  18. GameFan, "Volume 1, Issue 5: April 1993" (US; 1993-xx-xx), page 14
  19. Joypad, "Juin 1993" (FR; 1993-0x-xx), page 118
  20. Sega Mega Drive Advanced Gaming, "July 1993" (UK; 1993-05-27), page 40
  21. Mega Drive Fan, "February 1994" (JP; 1994-01-XX), page 67
  22. Mega, "June 1993" (UK; 1993-05-20), page 38
  23. Mega Action, "June 1993" (UK; 1993-05-20), page 44
  24. Mega Force, "Ete 1993" (FR; 1993-0x-xx), page 114
  25. Mega Fun, "06/93" (DE; 1993-05-19), page 36
  26. MegaTech, "June 1993" (UK; 1993-05-20), page 36
  27. Megazin, "Letnik 2, Številka 15, November 1994" (SI; 1994-xx-xx), page 31
  28. Mean Machines Sega, "July 1993" (UK; 1993-05-25), page 74
  29. Player One, "Juillet/Août 1993" (FR; 1993-07-10), page 66
  30. Sega Magazin, "September/Oktober 1993" (DE; 1993-09-01), page 58
  31. Sega Power, "August 1993" (UK; 1993-07-01), page 70
  32. Sega Pro, "June 1993" (UK; 1993-05-13), page 46
  33. Sega Zone, "July 1993" (UK; 1993-06-xx), page 32
  34. Sega Force, "6/93" (SE; 1993-09-30), page 10
  35. Sega Force, "July 1993" (UK; 1993-05-27), page 26
  36. Sega Saturn Magazine, "September 1995" (JP; 1995-08-08), page 87
  37. Sonic the Comic, "29th May 1993" (UK; 1993-05-29), page 11
  38. Supersonic, "Juillet/Août 1993" (FR; 1993-xx-xx), page 26
  39. Tricks 16 bit, "Tricks Sega Gold 800 igr" (RU; 1998-xx-xx), page 77
  40. https://hiddenpalace.org/The_Flintstones_(Nov_5,_1992_prototype)


The Flintstones (Taito)

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Prereleases: Prototype 1992-11-05

Games based on Hanna-Barbera cartoon shows released for Sega systems
Sega Master System
The Flintstones (1991)
Sega Mega Drive
The Flintstones (Taito) (1993) | The Pirates of Dark Water (1994) | Yogi Bear: Cartoon Capers (1994) | Scooby-Doo Mystery (1995) | The Flintstones (Ocean) (199x) | Wacky Races (unreleased)
Sega Dreamcast
Wacky Races (2000) | The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas (unreleased)