|Generally, you will find the credits for borrowed content together with the content, here is a list of thanks: |
Johan Köhler - For creating the first Nemesis and Salamander (Shooters by Konami) emulators and draggin' Dead Serious into Shoot'em-up arcade emulation!
Magnus Danielsson - For dragging me into the Shark emulator project.
Richard Bush - For emulation discussions and emulating those games we never bothered to emulate!
Malcolm Laurie - Founder of the original Shmups, Flying Shark Review (from Shmups), Lots of encouragement and more!
Jim Hernandez - More than I can mention, plus vital insights in Toaplan history. (Thanks for arranging the job thing and sorry for not taking it)
Neil Bradley - For the MZ80 cpu core used in SHARK.
Neill Corlett - For the StarScream 68000 cpu core used in SHARK.
J-ROM - Insights and information about Toaplan games from Japan!
Gamer's Graveyard - For hosting this little Toaplan tribute!
Jose Q - For the previous hosting this web site, founder of EmuViews, and its review section!
Quench - Emulated Performan! Twin Cobra guru, helped figure out Twin Cobra protecion!
Toaplan - For the games.
Fujix - Lots of information from Japanese sources, translation of Out Zone and Dogyuun stories and credits to English and other details.
Alexandre M Lefebvre - Lots of information and details of games and the entire Fix Eight writeup! More information is surely going to surface from this source!!!
Till Oldemeyer (sys2064.com) - Proofreading, Shark page, Shark testing and encouragement! Suggestion to add play hints to games.
Casimir Decas - !Hidden feature!
Tony Gonzales - Interesting Toaplan & Romstar tidbits
XRay1 - Arcade Flyer Database dude
Atomic Skull - Fishing up a couple of Vimana and Out Zone midi files for the music page.
DjellyBean - Tiger Heli NES review.
Hanaho - For the Hot Rod controller. Without it I probably wouldn't have played so far in many of the games covered in these web pages!
Mike Gerrard and "Your Sinclair" - Sinclair reviews of Flying Shark and Slap Fight
Starbase 299 - For inspiration and information
KLOV - Huge source of information about arcade games!
Tormod Tjaberg - Pointing things out.
Lemon - Commodore 64 info on various games
MadDog - EmuViews reviews of Flying Shark and Twin Cobra.
Taito, ROMSTAR, TECMO, Midway - For distributing the arcade games!
SEGA - A bunchload of conversions to their Genesis/Mega Drive console and making up background stories beyond imagination!
Roger Post - Shmups reviews of Hell Fire and Zero Wing
Lo-Fat - Shmups review of Batsugun
EDGE (EU Magazine) - Truxton 2 review (FM Towns Marty version)
Japanese names from http://www.aianet.ne.jp/~eisetu/rom/rom_toha.html