VR Troopers

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  • Game Gear
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VR Troopers
System(s): Sega Mega Drive, Sega Game Gear
Publisher: Sega
Developer:
Licensor: Saban Entertainment
Genre: Action[1]

















Number of players:
Sega Mega Drive
1-2
Sega Game Gear
1
Release Date RRP Code
Sega Mega Drive
US
1576
ESRB: Kids to Adults
Sega Mega Drive
EU
1576-50
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Sega Mega Drive
PT
MDJSE0141
Sega Mega Drive
BR
046950
Tectoy: Todas as Idades
Sega Game Gear
US
2559
ESRB: Kids to Adults
Sega Game Gear
EU
2559-50
ELSPA: 3+ OK
Sega Game Gear
BR
077270
Tectoy: Todas as Idades

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VR Troopers is a versus fighting game based on the TV show by Saban. It was released for the Sega Mega Drive and Sega Game Gear in 1995. A Sega 32X version was once planned, but cancelled.

Production credits

Mega Drive version

Developed in the U.K. for Sega of America by Syrox Developments Ltd.
  • Program Code: Rob Brooks, Dominic Wood
  • Program Graphics: Mark Knowles, Eric Bailey, Jock Green, Mickey Adams, Jim Studt
  • Graphics Support: Paolo Ulivi
  • Audio Compositions and Programming: Martin Walker
  • Original Design: Michael Latham, Syrox
Saban Interactive
  • Executive Producer: J. David Koch
  • Producer: Daniel E. Suarez
  • With special thanks to: Haim Saban and Peter Dang.

Game Gear version

The Game Gear version offers fairly similar gameplay to the Genesis version. The player can choose from two game modes, Story Game, And Battle Game. In Story Game, The player can choose from the three Troopers and depending on which one they pick the story differs. In Battle Game, the player may choose from up to 8 fighters [1] to attempt to complete a ladder style tournament.

Developed in the UK by Syrox Developments
  • Programming Team: Dominic Wood, Rob Brooks
  • Art Team: Mark Knowles, Eric Bailey, Jon Green, Mickey Adams, Jim Studt
  • Assistant: Paulo Ulivi
  • Music and Sound: Martin Walker
Saban Interactive
  • Excutive Producer: J.David Koch
  • Producer: Daniel E. Suarez
  • Special Thanks: Haim Saban, Peter Dang

Magazine articles

Main article: VR Troopers/Magazine articles.

Promotional material

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Game Gear Print advert in Hobby Consolas (ES) #51: "Diciembre 1995" (1995-xx-xx)
also published in:

Artwork

Physical scans

Mega Drive version

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
Electronic Gaming Monthly (US) NTSC-U
38
[4]
GamePro (US) NTSC-U
73
[5]
Hobby Consolas (ES) PAL
70
[6]
Mega Force (FR) PAL
80
[7]
Mega Fun (DE) PAL
76
[8]
Mean Machines Sega (UK) PAL
83
[2]
Sega Magazin (DE) PAL
64
[9]
Sega Pro (UK) PAL
75
[10]
Svet Igara (YU)
86
[11]
Sega Mega Drive
72
Based on
9 reviews
Mega Drive, US
VRTroopers MD US Box.jpg
Cover
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Cart
VRTroopers MD US Manual.pdf
Manual
Mega Drive, EU
VRTroopers MD EU Box.jpg
Cover
VRTroopers MD EU Cart.jpg
Cart
VRTroopers MD EU Manual.pdf
Manual
Mega Drive, PT
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Cover
Mega Drive, BR
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Cover
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Cart

Game Gear version

Sega Retro Average 
Publication Score Source
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0 review

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Sega Retro Average 
Publication Version Score
Mega Force (FR) PAL
80
[12]
Mega Fun (DE) PAL
76
[8]
Player One (FR) PAL
30
[13]
Sega Magazin (DE) PAL
64
[9]
Sega News (CZ)
65
[14]
Sega Game Gear
63
Based on
5 reviews
Game Gear, US
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Cover
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Cart
Game Gear, EU
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Cover
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Cart
Game Gear, FR (blister pack)
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Cover
Game Gear, BR
VRTroopers GG BR Box.jpg
Cover
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Cart

Technical information

ROM dump status

System Hash Size Build Date Source Comments
Sega Game Gear
 ?
CRC32 b0f22745
MD5 1093dbdc69a36330973cfb76c292c0ef
SHA-1 0986935cee44541c1e24bcd4dc3d9f87f324bbbe
512kB Cartridge (US/EU)

References


VR Troopers
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